Free drinking water fountains and planting more trees are among the ideas put forward by a new campaign group which aims to make Clevedon environmentally friendly.

Detailed plans for more homes in Congresbury will be discussed next week.

Big names will be performing at a music festival in Bristol at the end of the month.

A Jane Austen classic will be broadcast next week and viewers will be able to spot some familiar scenery with large amounts of the programme shot in North Somerset.

Big names will be performing at a music festival in Bristol at the end of the month.

Backwell School students have achieved 'amazing' results again this year, according to staff.

This morning (Thursday) thousands of teenagers across the country will be discovering how they have fared in the A-level exams.

Felicity Kendal will be starring in a show in Bath next week.

In The Dock

Monday, July 29, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from June 27 to July 12:

People living in Claverham, Cleeve or Yatton facing hardship can apply for funding through an annual grants scheme.

A village fair and 'totally amazing' flower festival attracted a large crowd in Yatton.

A housing developer says it will consider its options after being refused permission to build 66 homes, and a road through a historic orchard, for a second time.

Britain's new Prime Minister is a 'blond buffoon' with no idea how to deliver Brexit, North Somerset Council's leader has claimed.

A crash on the M5 and the hot weather has led to delays with the recycling and waste collection service this week.

North Somerset Conservatives have been among the well-wishers congratulating Boris Johnson on becoming the UK's next Prime Minister.

A former bank manager from Clevedon, who stole more than £100,000 from his employer over three years, has been jailed.

A health warning has been issued with temperatures expected to exceed 30C this week.

In The Dock

Monday, July 22, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from June 17-26:

With the longest Wimbledon men's singles final in history, the British Grand Prix and England beating New Zealand to the Cricket World Cup, just, there was plenty of sporting action to enjoy over the weekend.

Health bosses have chosen the likely winner of a £1billion contract to provide adult community services across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

A extra care facility - designed to allow people to live independently but receive medical help when required - should open within 12 months in Yatton.

Gallery PICTURES: Concorde soars at model air show

Thursday, July 18, 2019

A model replica of Concorde wowed a huge crowd at the weekend.

Exclusive North Somerset Life publication to be cut back

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Publication of North Somerset Council's magazine will be reduced to save money.

Fears have been raised there will not be enough demand for a new school which is due to open next year.

A second man has been arrested in connection with public indecency acts in Claverham and Yatton.

A man is in police custody for allegedly dressing up in sexualised clothing in North Somerset.

Police have today (Saturday) warned people to be wary after receiving a number of reports of a man acting suspiciously and 'jumping out at people'.

Households in Portishead have been left without water this morning (Saturday) with Bristol Water reporting a pipe has burst.

North Somerset Council is considering reducing the frequency of its magazine publication.

The majestic sight of Concorde will fly overhead at an air show this weekend.

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