A family support charity has been given £38,000 to help parents in need as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Children with special educational needs (SEND) can enjoy school holiday activities organised by North Somerset Council alongside their parents and carers this half term.

A shoe store is celebrating 15 years of business in Portishead High Street.

A men’s mental health group is looking to expand in North Somerset following its success in Weston.

Youngsters at a Portishead nursery have paid a visit to Triggols Farm in Tickenham to pick their own pumpkins.

A salon is raising vital funds for research into inflammatory breast cancer.

The Portishead community and care centre residents’ families have been praised for donating seeds and plants to support Harbour Residential’s Going Green project.

The Times has launched its #ShopLocal campaign urging people to help out independent businesses in their high streets – or risk losing them.

A Portishead shoe store has undergone a deep clean after one of its staff tested positive for coronavirus.

A developer is in the process of buying the vacant Marina Gardens retirement complex in Portishead.

A member of staff has tested positive for coronavirus at a shoe store in Portishead.

People are being encouraged to take part in an art competition run by Gordano Breakfast Rotary Club.

A lorry driver has travelled almost 1,000 miles through two storms on a vintage tractor to honour the memory of his late friend and work colleague.

Portishead athlete Ben Smith, known for running 401 marathons in 401 days for charity, has launched a new wellbeing programme to support school children’s mental health.

Residents have voiced concerns about council plans to plant thousands of trees at a popular beauty spot in Portishead.

A Portishead nursery has launched a flexible nursery service to provide parents with additional help throughout the pandemic.

A dog has undergone life-saving surgery after swallowing a discarded fishing hook while on a popular walking route.

RNLI Portishead and Clevedon Coastguard have rescued two people stranded at sea who were found clinging to a column of Clevedon Pier.

A village pub has closed its doors for the final time.

A Portishead mother has been awarded an MBE for her outstanding services to the Samaritans and Suicide Prevention.

A car fire late last night (Wednesday) in Clevedon has prompted a police appeal.

Two friends have walked more than a marathon a day to raise vital funds for RNLI Portishead.

Portishead Town Council has unanimously voted to work with a developer and North Somerset Council to consider future growth of the Wyndham Way area, including Old Mill Road.

Police have launched an appeal to trace the victim of an incident in which a car was kicked and hit with a baseball bat at a service station near Portishead.

Ambitious plans to protect jobs and boost the economy following the coronavirus pandemic have been announced by North Somerset Council.

Long Ashton is set to benefit from full fibre broadband installed by Openreach next year.

Portishead Rotary Club would like to thank people for donating almost £1,000 towards funding critical care mattress toppers for St Peter’s Hospice Inpatient Unit (IPU).

A married couple has cycled almost 880 miles for charity in memory of a father who died from vascular dementia.

A Portishead company is featuring in a national, grassroots campaign which highlights small businesses in the UK next week.

Heritage centre to open in Portishead

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

A heritage centre is set to open in Portishead to commemorate the town’s history.

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