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The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from December 3-18:

Hundreds of people will take part in a winter walking trail next month.

Accident investigators have concluded a plane crashed at Bristol Airport in foggy conditions because the crew selected the wrong brake to use.

Portishead man jailed for shop robbery

Thursday, January 10, 2019

A 25-year-old robber, who threatened women before stealing cigarettes from a shop in Portishead, has been jailed for more than two years.

Portishead Swimathon 2019 launched

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A charity swim in the spring has been launched this week.

Historic toll houses at the Clifton Suspension Bridge will be torn down this month.

Number of blue badge holders falls

Sunday, January 6, 2019

There is a higher proportion of blue disabled badges in operation in North Somerset, according to new figures from the Department for Transport.

Roadworks have begun to repair parts of the M5.

Nailsea & Tickenham followed up their win over local rivals Nailsea United with a 2-0 home win over Wrington Redhill.

Nailsea bounce back from derby defeat

Monday, December 31, 2018

Both Nailsea United and Stockwood Wanderers needed the points to climb the table after an indifferent first half of the season, but it was Nailsea who took the spoils after a 3-1 win.

In The Dock

Monday, December 31, 2018

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 28-30.

A film based around the life of a bored teenager at a California school will be screened next week in Portishead.

Money donated in memory of a PE teacher and rugby player has been used to inspire the next generation of sports stars.

Library to close for good today

Saturday, December 29, 2018

A village library will shut down today (Saturday) and be replaced by a twice-weekly mobile service in future.

A Clevedon church celebrated its 50th Christingle in the run up to Christmas.

In The Dock

Thursday, December 27, 2018

The following court cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 19-23.

A woman has been fined for misusing a blue badge after lying that her disabled husband was with her.

Council updates list of sites for housing

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

A list of areas North Somerset Council is keen to see developed has been updated for 2019.

Gallery PICTURES: Elves On The Run raises cash for charities

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Thousands of pounds were raised in a pre-Christmas fundraiser.

Two stars from the world of television are treading the boards at the Bristol Hippodrome over the festive season.

A North Somerset nature group is asking for households to help out with a wildlife survey over the festive period.

Recycling and waste services will be altered over the festive period.

Nailsea & Tickenham win local derby

Monday, December 24, 2018

Saturday saw the first derby of the season between the two premier clubs in Nailsea when Nailsea & Tickenham were the visitors to The Grove.

The M5 is blocked after a ‘multi-vehicle crash’.

Clevedon Town put on a five-star performance as they hammered Brislington 5-1 on Saturday.

Multi-million pound expansion plans to allow Bristol Airport to cater for 12 million passengers every year have been revealed.

GP surgery decision delayed until 2019

Monday, December 17, 2018

A decision on whether a GP surgery should be built on the edge of Congresbury has been delayed again.

In The Dock

Monday, December 17, 2018

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 14-16:

Excited schoolchildren got to enjoy a treat ahead of the Christmas holidays starting.

Colourful fairy lights lit up Portishead at the weekend in aid of a good cause.

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