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Sunday, April 8, 2018

Portishead RNLI rescued 60 people in 2016, figures have revealed.

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North Somerset Council’s decision to allow more flats to be built with few parking spaces has been described as ‘disappointing, but not surprising’.

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Dozens of happy students at Gordano School today (Thursday) discovered they had earned places with their first-choice university or apprenticeships.

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Yesterday, 16:00

Sailing trips on the MV Balmoral have been cancelled until next week.

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Yesterday, 14:56

Thousands of pounds have been handed out to good causes following a swimathon in the spring.

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Yesterday, 06:00

An artificial beach could be built at Portishead.

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Mon, 14:46

Customers at a hair salon in Portishead have helped raise a significant sum for potentially life-saving equipment.

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Mon, 10:12

An annual business show will return to Portishead next month, and a Cabinet member will be the keynote speaker.

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

A group of Portishead students have been visiting residents at one of the town’s care homes as they support a Bristol-based charity.

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

The company behind a potential 350-home development in Portishead says it wants the town to be successful, following accusations its plans will ruin independent businesses.

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

A travel agent from Portishead has been named the best in the South West of England and South Wales.

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Judges came to Portishead on Monday to cast an eye over its highly-regarded floral displays.

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Bus services connecting Clevedon and Portishead with Bristol city centre will be altered following criticism of ‘ridiculous’ timetables.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Growing boys have been given a financial boost by Portishead Lions Club.

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Ninety three flats should be built in Portishead, according to North Somerset Council planning experts, who believe it would help it meet a housing shortfall.

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Roadworks are due to begin at a busy junction in Portishead town centre today (Monday).

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

Portishead’s secondary school has received a ‘much needed facelift’ thanks to the kind-hearted work of McDonald’s staff.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

A gymnastics centre, which has produced Olympians for the past three games, is set to move to a new larger centre in Portishead so more children can be taught.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Two RNLI Portishead crew volunteers had to be rescued after their boat broke down and started to take on water while on their holiday.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

A site for a new skatepark has been put forward by Portishead town councillors, although campaigners warn the saga is far from over.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Portishead will be left bereft of jobs and key services if successful businesses are knocked down for new homes.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

One lane of the M5 is closed this afternoon (Wednesday) after a vehicle broke down.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A well-known author will be popping by Portishead Library tomorrow (Thursday) for a school holidays treat.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A former alumni of a Portishead drama group has returned to lead it.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Hundreds of visitors flocked to the show field in Portishead at the weekend for one of the town’s biggest summer events.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

A mother has criticised a lack of school places in Portishead after being told her four-year-old son could catch a bus or take a taxi unsupervised to school.

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

A day-long music festival, featuring pupils from several primary schools in Portishead, has been run by Gordano School.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

A fundraising art trail will be held in Portishead next week.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Graduation season is upon us, but it is not just university students who have been donning mortarboards and gowns in recent days.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Parks in Abbots Leigh, Nailsea, Pill and Portishead have received a quality-based award.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

A 24-year-old has been arrested after a fatal car crash left a Portishead man dead.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

A Portishead company is cycling, running and swimming great lengths to support less well off people.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Portishead RNLI was launched yesterday (Tuesday) to rescue what was thought to be a life raft.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The chairman of a football club in Portishead fears travellers have caused thousands of pounds worth of damage to its ground.

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Families enjoyed a fun day at Portishead Quays Marina as two charities benefitted from the community coming together.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Thousands of people will be able to get up close and see what the emergency services do for North Somerset at an open day later this year.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Portishead In Bloom has been going for gold over the past seven days as it looks to impress judges once again.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Six weeks of roadworks will begin in Portishead tomorrow (Monday) to upgrade old gas supply pipes.

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A new charity shop has opened up in Portishead High Street today (Wednesday).

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Competitors climbed into a host of weird and wonderful contraptions ready to compete in Portishead’s SoapBox race on Sunday.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Talented students from a Portishead school delighted audiences with a comedy performance of Cinderella and Rockerfella.

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

A Portishead runner, who ran 401 marathon distances in as many days in 2015-16, wants to build on his legacy and hold a major sporting event in his hometown next month.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thrills and spills will occur in Portishead this Sunday as Soapbox racing returns.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Flats should be built off Portishead High Street according to North Somerset Council’s planners, despite no parking spaces being provided.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Interim roadworks will take place at Portishead’s Cabstand junction over the next two days.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Gordano School will have a new headteacher from September.

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Portishead RNLI crew members were paged to three incidents in less than 24 hours.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Portishead’s marathon man has won another award for his incredible endurance feat last year.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Lives are being put at an ‘unacceptable risk’ by a fuel firm storing tonnes of highly-flammable kerosene within yards of homes in Portishead, according to protestors.

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

A crash, involving a car and a caravan, has occurred on the M5 this afternoon (Sunday) causing significant delays.

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