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Portishead RNLI crews were in a ‘race against time’ last night (Friday) after they were called to an incident near Portbury Wharf, where a rope was tangled around a yacht’s prop, meaning there was a ‘risk to life’.


Volunteers gave up their free time to make ‘desperately needed’ improvements to Portishead’s public golf course.


Clevedon Lions Club has helped buy hundreds of new books for a primary school library.

North Somerset Council has announced today (Saturday) that more than half a dozen recycling crews will be sent out across the district.

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Portishead Carnival will return to the town’s streets in 2018, event organisers have confirmed this week.

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A junction of the M5 will be partially closed this weekend to allow safety improvements to be made.

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Yesterday, 16:01

Portishead Town Council has asked the public to come forward with realistic suggestions as to where a new skatepark could be built.

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Yesterday, 14:39

Excited pupils from Gordano School dressed to impress for their year 11 prom.

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Yesterday, 12:36

Hundreds of people are expected to line the streets for Yatton Carnival tomorrow (Saturday).

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Yesterday, 12:00

A North Somerset animal sanctuary is in a ‘state of emergency’, and is calling on animal-lovers to help solve its ‘kitten crisis’.

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Yesterday, 07:34

An environmental group in Pill has teamed up with Clevedon’s Curzon cinema to raise awareness of the impact plastic is having on the world’s oceans.

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Thu, 14:54

A Portishead charity shop, which has raised more than £1million for St Peter’s Hospice, will celebrate a major anniversary on Saturday.

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Thu, 10:00

A wheelchair user from Nailsea is taking part in Nailsea Charity Walks to raise money for international mobility charity Motivation.

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Thu, 07:00

A key road between Congresbury and Yatton will be closed for roadworks tonight (Thursday).

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Two rural roads in Nailsea could be designated as quiet lanes to make them more accessible for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.

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Wed, 18:00

Glorious warm sunshine greeted the thousands of people attending Portishead Carnival at the weekend.

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Wed, 16:00

North Somerset Council has been criticised for ‘begging’ for cash to repair dangerous parts of Portishead’s Precinct, rather than fixing them as legally required.

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Wed, 13:08

A new fundraising group has been set up in North Somerset in support of Marie Curie.

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Wed, 13:08

The chairman of a Clevedon football club has been awarded for his outstanding contribution.

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Wed, 13:00

A craft fair in Clevedon has raised more than £500 for a cancer charity.

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Wed, 12:00

A children’s hospice in Wraxall has been given a new minibus to help it continue to support families in the South West.

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Wed, 11:26

Thousands of revellers will flock to Nailsea to enjoy the annual beer and cider festival next month.

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Wed, 08:00

Temperatures in North Somerset are set to soar to 30C again today (Wednesday).

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Wed, 07:00

More than £1,000 has been raised at Clevedon Pride’s annual open gardens event.

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Wed, 06:00

A charity ball held for a three-year-old girl with an extremely rare condition has raised thousands of pounds for charity.

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Tue, 20:00

Clevedon children have entered a competition to create a comic strip depicting their dream career.

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Tue, 18:00

Next month will see a host of maintenance work take place on roads across North Somerset.

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Tue, 16:00

A world-famous chef visited North Somerset this week to meet fans and showcase his latest cookbook.

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Tue, 14:52

A North Somerset business has been named as one of the fastest growing firms in terms of international sales.

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Tue, 13:00

Hundreds of people were showered with paint to raise money for a children’s charity in Wraxall.

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