Portishead RNLI rescued 60 people in 2016, figures have revealed.
A world champion windsurfer visited preschoolers as new sports equipment was delivered.
Some winter-time magic will cast a bright glow over Portishead next month.
Volunteers are counting up the thousands of pounds raised through charitable activities carried out in recent weeks.
Health and fitness classes are being offered by Age UK Somerset in Portishead in a bid to improve wellbeing.
Speakeasy Jazz Club will celebrate its third birthday this month and Baby Jools And The Jazzaholics will be performing live.
St Peter’s Hospice’s £1.5million fundraising appeal has been handed a boost by Portishead Rotary Club.
Swimmers in Portishead are being urged to do something amazing and take part in one of its biggest charity events.
A 12,000-mile round trip has been undertaken by a Portishead couple so they could meet a child they sponsor.
Devastated staff at a bust hair salon in Portishead were not paid for weeks before being made redundant out of the blue on their first day back after the festive period.
A Portishead girl got to meet a world-renowned chef – because she was too young to enter a studio audience to see him record a television show.
Young writers at Gordano School have taken part in a poetry competition.
Plans to widen a Portishead road will not fully prevent congestion, according to one town councillor.
A charity raffle has seen hundreds of pounds raised for three good causes.
Anyone who is lonely this winter is being urged to join a Portishead community group.
Building a bungalow, in addition to a three-storey block of flats, close to a Portishead conservation area would be an ‘efficient use of space’, according to the would-be developer.
A mother-of-three has opened up about her 18-month breast cancer battle as she looks to encourage more people to
help fund research into the potentially deadly illness.
Jean Mays Hair & Beauty, which has traded in Portishead for more than 30 years, has closed down with immediate effect.
A Portishead primary has been crowned the winner of a Christmas music competition for schools.
Two students have received awards after their designs were selected for Portishead Town Council’s and Gordano School’s Christmas cards this year.
A Portishead wood desginer and manufacturer has raised hundreds of pounds for a staff member’s nephew who has suffered a stroke.
Young children visiting a retirement village in Portishead to provide some Christmas joy.
More than 150 swimmers flocked to the lido for the Portishead Popsicle.
Camper vans provided unorthodox festive illuminations in Portishead at the weekend to raise money for a Bristol hospital.
Portishead Wheels and Skatepark Group (WASP) has revealed four potential locations to build a sporting facility.
A councillor has been asked to reveal more details about claims dog mess was left outside his home.
It appeared the clocks had been turned back more than a century in Portishead on Friday night.
Portishead Town Council’s desire to increase its number of elected members has been dashed because only 29 voters wanted it to happen.
A long-serving member of Portishead Lions has received an award to mark his commitment and dedication to the charitable organisation.
New sports activities for children will be launched in Portishead next month.
Brave swimmers will have two chances to take a dip at Portishead Lido over the Christmas holiday.
A housing developer has made a donation to Portishead Youth Centre as part of its festive campaign.
A winter wonderland sprung up in Portishead at the weekend as vital funds were raised for an international charity.
A man’s ‘cannabis factory’ was discovered in Portishead after a fire broke out.
Part of the M5 junction at Portishead will be closed overnight tomorrow (Thursday).
Dr Liam Fox fears the dynamic of Portishead will be irreversibly worsened if plans to dismantle businesses in favour of apartments and leisure facilities are approved.
Three entertaining acts will take to the stage for Speakeasy Jazz Club’s Christmas show this week.
An accident on the M5 has caused delays this afternoon (Monday).
The ever-popular fairytale, Beauty And The Beast, will be brought to life in Portishead this week.
The season to be merry will have a new addition to its calendar this year.
A Portishead teenager has been chosen to lead a student panel for the North Somerset Safeguarding Children’s Board.
A Portishead rock and pop choir will perform at a charity event in Weston-in-Gordano next week.
A Portishead opticians is collecting shoeboxes full of treats for animals this Christmas.
An Oscar-nominated actress’ role in a French film will be shown in Portishead this week.
Trade retailer Screwfix has opened a new store in Portishead today (Thursday).
Portishead Lions’ Christmas float season will get underway this week.
A huge crowd gathered in Portishead town centre for the Christmas lights switch-on last night (Monday).
Teenagers and young adults in Portishead will be able to get discounted goods at several businesses around the town after a loyalty card scheme is launched.
A criminal gang has been jailed for more than 25 years after blowing up ATMs plus stealing a car and cas canisters in Bristol, Clevedon and Portishead.
Portishead In Bloom received national awards on Friday following another record-breaking year for the group.
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