Churches across Clevedon, Nailsea and Portishead are helping people who are struggling with debt, a loss of employment or who face low income as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

More than £1million has been raised by The Quartet Community Foundation for the Coronavirus 2020 Response Fund.

The Portishead Summer Show has been cancelled and is set to return in 2021.

A teacher has raised more than £14,000 for the Melanoma Fund in memory of his sister who died of the diease.

A Portishead group is appealing to members of the community to share their best walking routes in town.

A Portishead nursery has launched a scarecrow festival to bring ‘hope, joy and positivity’ to the town.

Tributes have been paid to a ‘kind, generous and proud’ Nailsea man, Maurice Thornton.

Two cousins have launched an online campaign to source more PPE for care home staff.

A Yatton man who threatened to kill a man while holding a weapon to his throat will be sentenced at Bristol Crown Court next month.

A Portishead care home has been encouraging its residents to express how they feel through art.

A Portishead mother who has given birth to twins is raising funds to aid NHS frontline staff in the fight against coronavirus.

A 32-year-old man has been charged with drink-driving in Clevedon.

Eight more coronavirus cases have been diagnosed in North Somerset, bringing the total up to more than 300 in the area.

A virtual marathon to support vulnerable people during the coronavirus pandemic and beyond has been launched by North Somerset Samaritans.

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is urging people to shine a light for nurses on International Nurses Day tonight (Tuesday).

Police are investigating thefts of alcohol among other items at Waitrose in Portishead.

Key workers can borrow a bicycle for up to three months for free in the district, thanks to North Somerset Council.

Gordano Breakfast Rotary Club has donated £1,500 to The Jessie May Trust, St Peter’s Hospice and Ebenezer Clinic.

Portishead RNLI has rescued a man ‘clinging to rocks’ after being swept out to sea near Poet’s Walk in Clevedon.

People are being urged to avoid Prior’s Woods as cars are ‘clogging up’ village streets to visit its wild bluebell displays.

A 21-year-old care worker and her boyfriend have been forced out of their rented home in Portishead during lockdown.

A 12-year-old girl has brought joy to her community by creating teddy bear displays outside of her house along the Long Ashton to Nailsea cycle path.

A major road improvement scheme set to cut congestion on the M5 and Portbury Hundred is due to be completed this month.

A path which connects Nailsea to Bristol for cyclists and pedestrians has been completed after five years.

A community has rallied together to support GP practices, care homes and hospitals with handmade face masks, draw string bags and headbands in the fight against coronavirus.

Two Portishead friends have run the distance of the London Marathon from their back garden.

Portishead Rotary Club is making scrub caps for front-line hospital staff at Bristol Royal Infirmary.

Portishead Rotary Club has donated £200 to Clevedon District Foodbank.

Residents were ‘absolutely delighted’ to receive a letter from a schoolgirl at their care home in Portishead.

Charity Samaritans is ‘urgently appealing for donations’ to support people ‘struggling to cope’ in the district.

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