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A Clevedon lollipop lady has vowed to continue working to stop schoolchildren ‘dicing with death’ – even after the council makes her job redundant.

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Yesterday, 17:47

A 19th century home which is in ‘danger of collapsing’ and a derelict shop could be demolished in Long Ashton.

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Yesterday, 15:46

Dog-walkers have been warned to be careful after a pet and its owner were attacked by thousands of wasps at the weekend.

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Yesterday, 09:27

Someone in North Somerset has won the £1million EuroMillions UK Millionaire Raffle – but they have not yet claimed their prize.

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Yesterday, 08:36

An inquest has opened into the death of a man who was fatally shot by armed police on the Portbury Hundred last month.

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What's On

Yesterday, 20:00

A murder mystery evening will be held in Clevedon next week.

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Yesterday, 16:03

Whatever I say here about War Horse, having had the great privilege of seeing it at the Hippodrome on its opening night in Bristol last night, could never do justice to what has become the biggest galloping success story in the history of National Theatre.

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Wed, 20:00

It is almost the season where Love Actually is screened on ITV2 every other day, but now you can experience it in a new way − on a huge screen accompanied by an orchestra.

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Wed, 18:00

Festival favourites RSVP Bhangra will be filling Backwell School with Punjabi rhythms and dance beats on November 10.

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Wed, 10:27

A play about addiction and treatment is being staged in Bath this week.

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Court

Yesterday, 08:36

An inquest has opened into the death of a man who was fatally shot by armed police on the Portbury Hundred last month.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

A 27-year-old man is due in court this morning to face several charges – including child abduction.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

A man from the Gordano Valley as been jailed for eight months for spying on women in a tanning salon.

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A drink-driver who ignored road closure signs and drove at high speed past a council work crew has been banned from driving.

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

A Yatton man has been told to pay £400 in compensation to a Bristol teenager he beat up on a night out.

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Sport

Wed, 10:45

Gordano Rugby Club celebrated 30 years at Caswell Lane with an excellent victory over Avonmouth in the Bristol Combination Vase.

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Wed, 10:44

Nailsea and Tickenham cruised to a 2-0 victory over Bridgwater Town Reserves.

Wed, 10:43

Nailsea United slipped to a narrow defeat to Wrington Redhill, the only goal of the game coming in the second half.

Wed, 10:42

Swiss Valley Girls Under-12s continued their winning streak by beating Ashton 8-1.

Tue, 15:09

ortishead Yacht and Sailing Club cadets enjoyed an outing to Portishead Quays Marina to practice their skills.

Business

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Life-savers in Portishead were given a helping hand around their base thanks to charitable bank staff.

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

A new fashion store opened its doors in Nailsea for the first time on Saturday.

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Nailsea
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Developers keen to flatten Old Mill Road say big retailers want to open shops in Portishead – but the claim has been treated sceptically within the town.

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Portishead
Monday, October 9, 2017

A café in Portishead has been nominated for an award for being so welcoming to breastfeeding mums.

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Portishead
Thursday, October 5, 2017

A new fashion store is opening in Nailsea and Times readers have been given the chance to win £250 worth of vouchers.

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Nailsea

Education

Mon, 14:00

Horses, dogs, rabbits, cats, mice and tortoises joined children at a Nailsea school as they celebrated the patron saint of animals.

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

Pupils are delighted that the school has taken on a dog to help them with their learning.

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

Students from St Katherine’s School pulled together and put on their jeans to raise money for two good causes.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

The headteacher of Northleaze Primary School in Long Ashton was given a birthday surprise when he got to fly over the school and see its students get together to form a giant 50 in its playground.

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Pupils at a Backwell school celebrated its founder with a ball and afternoon tea.

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