Portishead RNLI rescued 60 people in 2016, figures have revealed.
Almost 100 new care apartments are simply not needed in Portishead, according to early critics of a planned scheme.
A beauty salon has expanded its range of options for clients – by serving up some bubbly.
Six girls have been selected to take centre stage at Portishead Carnival.
Book sales have raised almost £1,500 for a GP practice.
A six-year-old boy from Portishead has walked 40 miles along a coast path to raise money for two community groups.
Plans to build more than 30 homes on the edge of Portishead should go ahead, according to North Somerset Council’s planners – despite significant opposition.
Work to overhaul Portishead’s precinct will begin soon as North Somerset Council seeks to make it a fitting ‘gateway’ to the town.
The following cases were held at North Somerset Courthouse, near Weston-super-Mare, on January 3-15:
Dozens of bikers gathered in Portishead to remember one of their own at a memorial event at the end of February.
Summer has felt a long way away in recent days, but some important roles for the season will be decided later today (Friday).
A bar could soon open at Portishead Quays Marina, if planning permission is granted by North Somerset Council.
Early discussions are taking place to determine whether a further 125 homes can be built on the outskirts of Portishead.
The fight against polio is being won, according to Portishead Rotary Club.
A new veterinary service has opened in Portishead.
A grant of £1,000 has been handed to a Portishead church as it seeks to battle against thieves targeting its resources.
A man has been rescued after his lorry careered off the M5 this evening (Thursday) in the snowy conditions.
A Portishead secondary school has confirmed its interim headteacher will continue in the role permanently.
Almost 100 apartments for people with care needs could be built in Portishead where a furniture store was once planned.
If you feel the humdrum of daily life is getting you down, then Portishead Film may have the perfect antidote with Paterson.
A Portishead retailer is celebrating winning a top industry award after joining the best from across the sector at a prestigious ceremony on Sunday.
A Portishead travel agent has been shortlisted for a national award.
Walkers will be grateful for the generosity of Portishead Lions after the club donated two benches to the town.
Plans to build a bungalow on one of Portishead’s narrowest roads have been refused by North Somerset councillors.
Parents of a Portishead boy who lost his battle with a brain tumor last year will be lacing up their running shoes to raise money for a charity which helped him in his final days.
A wild and exotic adventure is heading into Portishead next week.
A support group for people with diabetes has received a welcome financial boost thanks to Portishead Lions.
Thousands of pounds have been handed over to a Portishead charity after a mammoth cycle ride.
The Craig Crofton Quartet will roll into town next week for another spectacular night of jazz music.
Children at The Nursery in Portishead had a surprise visit from two Shetland ponies.
Motorcyclists will meet up in Portishead later this month to remember one of their own who died in 2008.
A book of remembrance placed in the library is one of several projects Portishead Town Council is considering to mark 100 years since the armistice at the end of World War One later this year.
Much-needed improvements to Portishead town centre must be carried out by North Somerset Council or else it risks racking up a substantial bill.
Portishead’s outdoor pool may be closed to swimmers at the moment, but volunteers are working hard behind the scenes to make sure the summer season is a great one.
Secondary school pupils are set to bring some rock ‘n’ roll magic to North Somerset later this month.
Motorists face having to adhere to reduced speed limits around Portishead in future.
An abundance of colour and strong scents of spring will greet visitors at Portishead Horticultural Society’s first big event of the year.
Music equipment has been donated to Gordano School.
The ‘tireless’ efforts of campaigners look set to pay off after bids to get footpaths across Portishead Golf Course granted legal status took a significant step forward.
RNLI Portishead has won a heritage award for the way it rejuvenated a derelict waterfront building.
A climbing wall could be reinstated in Portishead following requests from children.
A swarm of volunteers blitzed Portishead’s coastline in a clean-up event on Friday.
A stirring story about a girl’s relationship with her grandfather will be shown in Portishead this week.
A tattoo parlour has been granted permission to open in Portishead.
A pair of Portishead mothers believe they have stumbled on a brilliant business idea which will delight parents and entertain children.
Police have launched a criminal investigation following an alleged assault in Portishead.
A group campaigning to better protect the environment will meet this week for a litter pick.
A Portishead man has been fined and banned from driving after operating a taxi without a legal licence.
A Portishead nursery has won an award for its nature work.
Portishead Army Cadets will use a donation to fund new uniforms for its members.
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