A doctor’s surgery will be built on the edge of Congresbury after councillors finally accepted the plans.

Highly-flammable fuel will continue to be stored just metres away from homes in Portishead after North Somerset Council approved a ‘previous planning oversight’.

A new season of film screenings will begin in Long Ashton this weekend.

Councillors have changed their minds on a housing application which they rejected just one month ago.

Housing plan to go to appeal

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Plans to build two homes in a village will go to appeal.

Healthcare strengthened in North Somerset

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Health bosses in North Somerset are strengthening the services people can access in their communities.

Villagers will flock to orchards in hope of blessing apple trees and encouraging a fruitful crop this weekend. But fear not if wassailing is not up your street, as there is plenty going on across North Somerset for you to enjoy.

Poll National Trust site set for £350k revamp

Thursday, January 10, 2019

One of North Somerset’s most popular attractions could be set for a £350,000 makeover.

A doctors’ surgery will be built on the edge of Congresbury after councillors accepted the plans today (Wednesday).

Police are appealing to van drivers in North Somerset to remove tools and ensure their vehicles are secure overnight and at weekends.

A man has been arrested this morning (Tuesday) on suspicion of driving under the influence of drink or drugs following a crash near Clevedon.

A road is closed this morning (Tuesday) due to an accident which is affecting traffic between Clevedon and Portishead.

A Portishead woman is pleading for help to find her stolen caravan which she spent her ‘life savings’ on.

Sunday opening hours are set to double at two libraries this weekend.

The first weekend of 2019 is here, and while many people will be hibernating indoors, there is a food market, rugby match and a special film screening to district you from the cold weather.

A Tickenham volunteer has won an award for teaching more than 2,000 children to stay safe.

A theatre group is looking to recruit seven new members.

Speeding improvements for villages?

Monday, December 31, 2018

A traffic scheme is set to come into force in two North Somerset villages.

An extra £4million will be spent on caring for elderly people next year.

Model aircraft club makes GWAAC donation

Saturday, December 29, 2018

A model aeroplane club made an ‘important’ donation to a South West charity.

Christmas is over for another year and despite the focus now shifting to New Year’s Eve, there are still a range of activities to enjoy across the district this weekend.

A Wraxall school has been named the best in North Somerset for students’ progress, according to data.

Railway café turns 10

Sunday, December 23, 2018

A community café, which is based at Yatton Railway Station, has celebrated 10 years since the project began.

Christmas is almost upon us, and there are plenty of exciting events to get you in the festive spirit taking place across the district.

Almost 40 homes are set to be built in Congresbury, but a lack of bungalows has clouded the approved housing application.

Low footfall and a change in consumer’s buying activities have resulted in a number of stores in Nailsea’s High Street closing down.

Plans to join up a coastal walking and cycling route from Clevedon to Brean have been given the green light.

Gallery PICTURES: Tickenham Christmas fair

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

More than 30 festive stall-holders sold their goods and produce in Tickenham.

Two of the district’s showcase events return this weekend, while elves will be running four miles for charity. Whatever you fancy, there is plenty of pre-Christmas cheer for you to enjoy.

Plans to build 37 homes have been refused by councillors as it promotes ‘quantity at the expense of quality’.

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