THE work a North Somerset school carries out to improve pupils’ character has resulted in it winning £15,000 from the Department for Education.
THREE former Gordano School pupils took on the Bath Half Marathon on Sunday to raise money in honour of one of their sisters who is having cancer treatment.
AN ADVENTUROUS couple from Nailsea are setting off on a cycling trip around the world to raise money for WaterAid.
CHURCHES in North Somerset are trying to tackle the growing problem of loneliness and social isolation in our communities.
A CLEVEDON fitness instructor has raised hundreds of pounds for charity by giving up all of her weekly earnings.
A CLASSIC comedy about life in a modern comprehensive school brings to life an array of terrifying students and hopeless pupils.
Live performance runs alongside screenplay at Clevedon’s Curzon this week, as a play on a Wurzels star is staged and a pulsating thriller is screened.
A PRODUCTION of Daphne de Maurier’s novel Rebecca is visiting the Theatre Royal Bath this week.
RELIVE the memories from the award-winning film The Commitments in a must-see musical extravaganza.
IT’S time to quick-step your way to Bristol for the chance to see some of Strictly Come Dancing’s biggest stars take on the tango, the waltz, the foxtrot and more.
A SERIAL thief has been jailed after spitting in the face of a ‘scared’ supermarket manager when she tried to stop him stealing wine.
A WIFE had her life ‘destroyed’ by her ‘cruel’ husband, after learning he led a double life for years and illegally married another woman.
FOUR men have pleaded guilty to attempted robbery following a raid on a village post office last month.
The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between January 5-30:
A CLEVEDON pensioner charged with a host of child sex offences killed himself just days before he was due in court to face trial.
AN ‘ESSENTIAL’ flood prevention scheme at Spring Hill in Worle is ‘well underway’ with two busy roads on track to reopen at the beginning of next month.
WESTON College has been transformed in the past decade, getting out of financial difficulties and turning around its ‘poor quality’ education to be officially named as the best provider of further education in the entire country.
A ‘SEVERE’ virus outbreak has forced Weston General Hospital to close three wards today (Thursday), with bosses asking people to stay away if possible.
A ‘LONG tortuous process’ to establish who is best to run a new large primary school on the outskirts of Weston has got under way this week.
SMOKERS are being urged to give up the habit as part of a special day promoted by North Somerset Council.
Clevedon Town let slip a two-goal lead in this bottom of the table clash against Bishops Cleeve.
Despite suffering some close defeats, Portishead are heading in the right direction.
Clevedon United came out on top in this top of the table clash with Staplegrove.
Cleeve West Town Football Club is holding a Vegas night at its clubhouse on March 21.
Clapton-in-Gordano Football Club is looking for a new coach.
THE owner of a successful hair salon in Weston has opened up a new business in Backwell.
BRIDES-TO-BE had the chance to find out what North Somerset’s independent firms have to offer at an annual wedding fair organised by Portishead Wedding Network.
A FORMER teacher with a passion for the arts has set up her own speech and drama school called Rhubarb.
A ‘MUCH-LOVED’ pub considered to be the heart of a village community is set to reopen this summer - some 18 months after it was closed much to the dismay of residents.
A NEW nursery will open its doors to children in Portishead on Monday.
VILLAGE leaders in Wraxall are fighting plans to cut school crossing patrols next year.
A PLUCKY pupil who suffers from a heart condition ran a mile around her school to raise money for charity.
A WHOLE host of colourful characters took to the stage for an impressive performance.
SHAKESPEARE’S play about the Roman leader, Julius Caesar, has been performed to schoolchildren in Portishead.
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