North Somerset Council chiefs have issued a rallying cry to other authorities in the West of England to lure more overseas tourists.

Thousands of North Somerset children are living on the breadline, with Government freezes on benefits plunging families into poverty.

A former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) title holder will feature on a jam-packed night of action in the squared circle this month, and the Times has VIP passes up for grabs.

‘Devastating’ housing plans were the subject of a protest attended by Congresbury villagers.

‘Harmful’ crimes like burglary, possession of weapons and violent offences are on the rise in North Somerset, latest figures have revealed.

Tartan clothing and kilts were out in abundance at a Burns Night celebration which raised hundreds of pounds for charity.

Businesses and organisations are being encouraged to provide more cycle parking facilities, and could receive free bike stands.

A wide range of creative workshops for children will be held at a North Somerset garden centre next week.

Bemused anglers on Congresbury’s River Yeo have struggled to net any fish this winter, as predatory birds have ‘cleaned out the river’.

The life of Robert Burns was celebrated in style at a North Somerset hotel this week, as revellers enjoyed delving into traditional Scottish culture.

A Clevedon doctor’s surgery is set to merge with another North Somerset medical practice, as it looks to ‘adapt to meet the needs of patients’.

Villagers armed with pots and pans took part in a centuries-old Somerset tradition this week with the hope of prompting a successful season for cider-making.

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Fancy shedding a few pounds after enjoying the Christmas period a little too much? If so, the Times has the perfect prize for you.

A Somerset tradition dating back hundreds of years will take place across the county this month, as the wassailing season begins.

More than 200 criminals, including killer drivers, have applied to become taxi drivers in North Somerset in the past five years, a Times freedom of information request has revealed.

Police chiefs are calling on the public to nominate their unsung ‘police heroes’ ahead of a prestigious awards ceremony.

Antisocial behaviour in North Somerset has plummeted by 59 per cent in the past five years.

A ‘disastrous’ plan to build a ‘town comparable in size to Wells’ in North Somerset has been slammed by a village pressure group.

Missing Congresbury man found

Monday, December 18, 2017

A missing Congresbury man has been found.

Tens of thousands of pounds have been spent on new facilities at a village gym, offering members ‘the best possible work out’.

Congresbury residents turned out in numbers at the weekend to celebrate a famous figure from the village’s past.

Queues are forming on the M5 southbound this morning (Friday) after a crash between Clevedon and Weston-super-Mare.

A Congresbury business owner says traders are facing a ‘seriously detrimental impact on Christmas trade’ caused by untimely roadworks in one of the village’s main shopping precincts.

Only one in four of the affordable homes which needed to be built in 2016 ever materialised, leaving North Somerset with an ‘ageing population and spiralling care costs’.

A Clevedon sports group which is hoping to improve participation in tennis has received a sponsorship boost.

A inquiry into a housing development which could ‘harm’ a North Somerset village was held this week.

A Clevedon woman has completed an epic charity challenge which saw her climb to one of the highest points on Earth.

A Portishead supermarket has launched a new initiative to support a North Somerset charity.

Motorists have been urged to avoid Long Ashton after a fatal collision this morning (Saturday).

A business held a charity fundraiser in memory of a Nailsea man who died earlier this year.

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