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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Plans for a major revamp of a village church have received some crucial financial support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Plans for a 20mph limit to deter ‘irresponsible’ drivers who like 
to ‘sling-shot’ out of Portbury at high speed have been labelled insufficient.

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

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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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

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

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Monday, September 4, 2017

Wildlife enthusiasts are being urged to help out at a North Somerset nature reserve.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Three volunteer sessions to help manage Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve will be held in September.

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Sirens will be sounded around Portishead and Portbury today (Wednesday), however the public are being told they are not in any danger.

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Friday, August 25, 2017

Police say vandalism will not be tolerated after parts of Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve were trashed and another was set on fire.

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

A house-builder has teamed up with Portbury’s primary school to help make a food-growing project become a reality.

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

‘Impressive’ and sensitive repairs to an 12th century church have seen the project praised by experts.

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

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

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Avon Fire and Rescue have Service has rescued a man after a road traffic incident in Portbury this morning (Friday).

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Friday, May 26, 2017

A two-day flower festival was held in Portbury at the weekend.

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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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Friday, May 12, 2017

Villagers are being asked to come forward and reveal what housing development they would permit in their community, with four sites potentially available.

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The ‘scruffy’ entrance to the M5 services at Gordano must be improved, according to Portbury Parish Council.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Vandals have started fires and wrecked parts of Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve, prompting a police investigation.

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Friday, March 24, 2017

Rocket science has kept primary school pupils from Portbury busy in recent weeks.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Almost £3million has been promised to improve junction 19 of the M5 near Portishead.

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Bungling thieves tried to steal a mini digger from a North Somerset farm, but had to abandon it in a ditch after it got stuck.

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Monday, February 20, 2017

A busy route which takes people to junction 19 of the M5 will be shut tomorrow (Tuesday) for emergency repairs.

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Monday, February 13, 2017

The cost of North Somerset Council managing Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve has been revealed.

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Sunday, January 29, 2017

The future of a village green and playing field is up for discussion.

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Sunday, January 29, 2017

Portbury High Street is partially blocked following an accident this morning (Sunday).

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Two cars have crashed on the Portbury Hundred, causing delays for motorists heading between Portishead and Bristol this evening (Tuesday).

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Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Volunteers from a phone company helped North Somerset Council with its ‘big job’ looking after Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

The firm which owns Royal Portbury Dock has a new chief executive.

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

British astronaut Tim Peake has been inspiring youngsters from St Mary’s Primary School in Portbury.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Drivers were forced to battle rising floodwaters on the way home from work last night (Monday).

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

North Somerset Council is asking volunteers, keen to help out with looking after Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve, to take part in sessions this week.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Dog owners are being asked to keep their animals on leads at Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve following reports of a swan being attacked.

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Villagers are keen to see a community shop open in Portbury.

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

CCTV cameras could be placed upon a bridge in Portbury in an effort to stop thieves.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A business situated at Royal Portbury Dock wants to change its car park access to improve safety.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

A village parish council does not believe the future of Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve is under threat.

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Friday, July 22, 2016

The summer seems to have finally arrived and it could not have turned up at a better time for families in Portbury.

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Dozens of people have offered to give up their free time to try to set up a community trust to run Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

A Failand man has been jailed for 27 months for stealing more than £24,000 from a welfare fund set up to help the sick and bereaved.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

A senior North Somerset councillor has promised taxpayers will not have to pay for changes to legal agreements after it takes on managing Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve.

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Minibeasts, the two world wars and the Victorians were three topics primary school children learnt about at Tyntesfield during their recent visit.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

An open forum to discuss traffic problems will be held in Portbury on Saturday, days after a lorry managed to get itself wedged travelling on the village’s narrow roads.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Fresh calls have been made for a community trust to be formed to save Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve.

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

North Somerset Council’s adoption of Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve will be discussed by Portishead Town Council tomorrow night (Wednesday).

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Cllr David Pasley said North Somerset Council could work with Avon Wildlife Trust (AWT) again after his decision for the authority to adopt Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve was supported by two scrutiny panels.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

North Somerset Council’s report into Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve is ‘biased’, according to its Labour members.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016

A session for volunteers will be held at Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve next week.

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

People have been given 48 hours longer to comment on North Somerset Council’s proposed adoption of Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve.

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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Graveyards tend to be a sombre place, however not so much in Portbury on Thursday afternoon.

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The first four months of managing Portbury Wharf Nature Reserve have gone ‘very well’, according to North Somerset Council.

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Thursday, March 10, 2016

A Yatton family, whose son suffers from an extremely rare genetic condition, are ‘flabbergasted’ after their friends launched a fundraising campaign to buy him specialist care equipment.

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