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.
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.
A group has been providing ‘friendship and support’ for unpaid carers in North Somerset for nearly 20 years.
A cash machine in Backwell has been targeted by thieves for the second time this month.
Audiences in Backwell have two treats to enjoy this week.
A Backwell road will be partially closed at the end of the month due to water works.
A hotel and restaurant in Backwell has been awarded five gold stars from the AA just a year after it opened.
A number of changes are being introduced at Backwell recycling centre after ‘dangerous conditions’ were highlighted by a health and safety expert.
Scarecrows will be popping up all over Backwell over the next week, when a popular trail returns to the village.
Water works in Backwell are expected to continue for two months.
Bristol City’s Joe Bryan has been linked with a move to join Harry Redknapp at Birmingham City.
Two men have been charged after a man in Bristol was beaten up in an alleged homophobic attack earlier this year.
Street lights, which can be dimmed late at night, are to be installed across Backwell, Claverham, Clevedon and Yatton over eight months.
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.
A Jack Russell terrier has suffered serious injuries after being shot in the head.
Train services have been cancelled after a vehicle struck a bridge between Nailsea & Backwell Railway Station and Yatton this morning (Thursday).
Junior school pupils took to the stage for a summer concert.
A huge crowd enjoyed one of North Somerset’s biggest beer festivals at Nailsea and Backwell Rugby Club.
A Backwell School student has launched a petition against a policy stopping boys from wearing shorts on hot days.
Students from Backwell School partied the night away in Congresbury last night (Wednesday) for their end-of-year prom.
A wheelchair user from Nailsea is taking part in Nailsea Charity Walks to raise money for international mobility charity Motivation.
Concerns over underage drinking in Backwell have been raised by the parish council.
Two friends have set up a dating website designed to help couples find interesting experiences to enjoy together.
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Eight North Somerset schools could soon join an academy trust and parents are being invited to comment on the idea.
A British musical honouring Hollywood’s glorious era of silence pictures is being staged at Backwell Playhouse at the end of this month.
Hardy hikers from Backwell completed the Ten Tors challenge.
A new stall is now running at the Fairtrade Café in Backwell to encourage people not to throw out items which have broken.
A 31-year-old man from Nailsea ‘stalked’ school girls in sweet aisles and filmed up their skirts.
A talented dance troop has made it to the national finals of the Great Big Dance Off competition.
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.
A major route to Bristol Airport has been closed this morning (Friday) by Avon and Somerset Constabulary due to a serious crash.
Families enjoyed free access to a variety of sporting activities in Nailsea and Backwell.
Roads in Backwell and Pill will be shut in May for repairs costing North Somerset Council £235,000.
Budding street artists have been brightening up Backwell with their impressive art work.
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.
A new restaurant has opened up at a country house in Backwell.
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.
Hungry children spent the afternoon hunting for chocolate eggs before meeting the Easter bunny.
Children enjoyed a morning of crafts at an Easter holiday club in Backwell.
Villagers using Backwell’s recycling centre are concered about overflowing skips due to reduced opening hours.
A North Somerset choir has been chosen to perform at Disneyland Paris to mark its 25th anniversary.
Villagers fighting to protect Farleigh Fields from development could now face a two-month wait for the outcome of a public inquiry.
New opening hours and charges are being introduced at North Somerset’s recycling centres.
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.
A barber from Backwell will be hanging up his clippers after 50 years in the trade.
A family business is moving to a bigger site in Clevedon to cope with demand for its products.
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).
The hugely popular Backwell Festival cannot go ahead this year due to work being carried out by Bristol Water.
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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