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A popular Christmas crafts exhibition will return to a North Somerset village in November.

Portishead Rotary Club helped out with collecting cash to support homeless people in Bristol and North Somerset.


More than 20 houses will be built just yards from a ‘dangerous junction’.

Who doesn’t like a good sunset? Here’s a selection of some of the beautiful golden skies our readers have sent us through iwitness24.


Congresbury residents have been busy sprucing up the village of late, and now the parish council is calling on more people to get involved.

North Somerset Council is ‘setting an example to local authorities across the country’ for helping disabled people fulfil their potential.

House filled with smoke after food catches alight

A Nailsea man, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer earlier this year, has urged North Somerset Times readers to support St Peter’s Hospice’s Room To Care Appeal.

Room To Care Appeal Nailsea

Daredevils are invited to descend Cabot Circus to show their support for people facing cancer.

Dozens of employers have been giving Clevedon students advice on potential careers.

Seven gardens across Portishead and the Gordano Valley have been rated as outstanding by Portishead In Bloom.


Talented Clevedon artists have been showcasing their work in support of four charities.


Tickenham Primary School has reduced its class sizes to improve pupils’ learning.

An exhibition will be held to mark the 120th anniversary of the Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Light Railway first being used.

Clevedon Portishead

An author from Portishead has launched her fifth book with a signing event in the town.


Enjoy a cup of coffee at Clevedon Court or take a walk among the autumn leaves in Portishead.

The opening of a new school, the number of pupils increasing eight-fold and creating great community ties – it is fair to say Karen Sancto’s time as headteacher at Trinity Primary School has been eventful.


Ghouls, ghosts and goblins will take over North Somerset this week as people get into the Halloween spirit.

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


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

Long Ashton

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


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

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

Portishead Portbury

A man’s nationwide coastline clean-up has inspired people in Portishead to do more to keep their town free of litter.

A rugby club has donated equipment to send to children in Africa.


A Portbury tugboat captain will cycle between West Ham United and Swansea City’s stadiums to raise money for RNLI Portishead.

RNLI Portishead Portbury

North Somerset residents should brace themselves for more strong winds this weekend, which has prompted the Met Office to issue a yellow weather warning.

One of the most evocative sights of the traditional English harvest season was plain for all to see in Pill at the weekend.


Plans to close Wrington’s doctors’ surgery are due to be discussed in the village tonight (Wednesday).


A memorial to firefighters who have died on duty will not be moving to Portishead following a backlash.


A celebrity manager has paid tribute to his ‘wonderful’ former PA who died in a riding accident.

A new support group has been set up to support people affected by blood cancer.

Beer-lovers have helped raise more than £1,000 for charity during an annual festival in Portishead.

Drivers have been warned to plan their journeys as emergency resurfacing work begins on the M5 this afternoon (Tuesday).

People interested in finding out about volunteering are being invited to visit Children’s Hospice South West’s shops.

Children's Hospice South West Wraxall

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