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Yesterday, 13:00

Two new bells will be cast for a North Somerset church, where its dedicated team of ringers is hoping to keep the campanology tradition going.

Wed, 12:28

A long-awaited housing decision which has the potential to blow a North Somerset parish council’s vision for growth out of the water is due next week.

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

A group has been providing ‘friendship and support’ for unpaid carers in North Somerset for nearly 20 years.

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Monday, September 25, 2017

A cash machine in Backwell has been targeted by thieves for the second time this month.

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Audiences in Backwell have two treats to enjoy this week.

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

A Backwell road will be partially closed at the end of the month due to water works.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A hotel and restaurant in Backwell has been awarded five gold stars from the AA just a year after it opened.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A number of changes are being introduced at Backwell recycling centre after ‘dangerous conditions’ were highlighted by a health and safety expert.

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Scarecrows will be popping up all over Backwell over the next week, when a popular trail returns to the village.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Water works in Backwell are expected to continue for two months.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Bristol City’s Joe Bryan has been linked with a move to join Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City.

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Two men have been charged after a man in Bristol was beaten up in an alleged homophobic attack earlier this year.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017

Street lights, which can be dimmed late at night, are to be installed across Backwell, Claverham, Clevedon and Yatton over eight months.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

A big book swap, poetry performances and a Hunger Games quiz were just some of the activities on offer at Backwell School’s book day event.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

A Jack Russell terrier has suffered serious injuries after being shot in the head.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Train services have been cancelled after a vehicle struck a bridge between Nailsea & Backwell Railway Station and Yatton this morning (Thursday).

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Junior school pupils took to the stage for a summer concert.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

A huge crowd enjoyed one of North Somerset’s biggest beer festivals at Nailsea and Backwell Rugby Club.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

A Backwell School student has launched a petition against a policy stopping boys from wearing shorts on hot days.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Students from Backwell School partied the night away in Congresbury last night (Wednesday) for their end-of-year prom.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

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

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Concerns over underage drinking in Backwell have been raised by the parish council.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Two friends have set up a dating website designed to help couples find interesting experiences to enjoy together.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Be prepared for a man, a piano 
and a whole lot of laughs in 
aisle four.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Eight North Somerset schools could soon join an academy trust and parents are being invited to comment on the idea.

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

A British musical honouring Hollywood’s glorious era of silence pictures is being staged at Backwell Playhouse at the end of this month.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Hardy hikers from Backwell completed the Ten Tors challenge.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

A new stall is now running at the Fairtrade Café in Backwell to encourage people not to throw out items which have broken.

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

A 31-year-old man from Nailsea ‘stalked’ school girls in sweet aisles and filmed up their skirts.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

A talented dance troop has made it to the national finals of the Great Big Dance Off competition.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

A woman has been taken to hospital after a car crash in the early hours of this morning (Friday), which left one vehicle on fire.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

A major route to Bristol Airport has been closed this morning (Friday) by Avon and Somerset Constabulary due to a serious crash.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Families enjoyed free access to a variety of sporting activities in Nailsea and Backwell.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Roads in Backwell and Pill will be shut in May for repairs costing North Somerset Council £235,000.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Budding street artists have been brightening up Backwell with their impressive art work.

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

The co-founder of a leading disability charity visited the bustling streets of India to see how Motivation has been transforming the lives of people in some of the poorest countries in the world.

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Friday, April 28, 2017

A new restaurant has opened up at a country house in Backwell.

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

A disused BT radio laboratory, which has become a regular target of vandals, can finally be demolished more than 20 years after it was decommissioned.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hungry children spent the afternoon hunting for chocolate eggs before meeting the Easter bunny.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Children enjoyed a morning of crafts at an Easter holiday club in Backwell.

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Villagers using Backwell’s recycling centre are concered about overflowing skips due to reduced opening hours.

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Friday, March 31, 2017

A North Somerset choir has been chosen to perform at Disneyland Paris to mark its 25th anniversary.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Villagers fighting to protect Farleigh Fields from development could now face a two-month wait for the outcome of a public inquiry.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

New opening hours and charges are being introduced at North Somerset’s recycling centres.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Train services between Bristol and North Somerset are running as normal this afternoon following the death of someone near Nailsea and Backwell Railway Station at lunchtime.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

A barber from Backwell will be hanging up his clippers after 50 years in the trade.

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Saturday, March 18, 2017

A family business is moving to a bigger site in Clevedon to cope with demand for its products.

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Saturday, March 18, 2017

A medical group which serves patients in Nailsea, Backwell and Long Ashton has been rated good in every area, following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

The hugely popular Backwell Festival cannot go ahead this year due to work being carried out by Bristol Water.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

A planning inquiry is being held to determine whether 220 new homes should be built on prime agricultural land in Backwell.

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