In The Dock

Monday, January 6, 2020

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse, in St Georges, from December 10-20:

In The Dock

Monday, December 30, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 28 to December 10:

Start the new year with some lively dancing and music at Portishead Rotary Club’s annual barn dance.

A Portishead supermarket got involved in two initiatives over Christmas and New Year.

A group of model aircraft enthusiasts toured Great Western Air Ambulance Charity’s (GRWAAC) base, near Bristol, before handing over a cheque worth hundreds of pounds to the charity.

Drivers face having to pay to park in Clevedon, Nailsea and Portishead.

A Congresbury hotel is preparing to host its annual Burns Night to celebrate the famous Scottish bard.

Ordinary Love, a touching film about a middle-aged couple trying to deal with the unthinkable, is screening at the Curzon, in Clevedon, in the new year.

In the run up to Christmas, children in Portishead have been practising the art of giving.

The long-running saga of finding a place for a new skatepark in Portishead could come to an end next month.

North Somerset Council is warning residents that the abuse of blue badges will not be tolerated following a recent string of successful prosecutions.

A nursery owner from Portishead has published her first children’s book for the festive season.

Gallery PICTURES: Swimmers brave Portishead Popsicle swim

Saturday, December 21, 2019

Almost 200 swimmers took part in the Christmas Popsicle at Portishead Open Air Pool.

This Christmas families can enjoy the film Gremlins (12A) as it returns to the big screen as part of its 35th anniversary celebrations.

Father Christmas has been out in Portishead helping a charity raise money during the festive season.

Waste and recycling collections will change over the next few weeks because of the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.

Gardeners face having to pay £50 a year to have their green waste collected in future.

Bad weather forced a Portishead food festival to be reduced, but organisers believe the event was still a huge success.

Portishead town centre was packed with thousands of people as the Victorian Evening proved a major hit once again.

Estate agent collects for Foodbank

Monday, December 16, 2019

Reeds Rains in Clevedon is hoping everyone can enjoy a chocolate treat this Christmas.

A road closure due to take place between Clevedon and Portishead has been postponed.

Bird watchers are being asked to take part in YACWAG’s Christmas bird survey.

New homes will go on sale within the next 12 months as demolition work on a former factory in Claverham has begun.

It was, unequivocally, a night of Tory dominance, both at home and right across England and Wales.

The Conservatives have retained control of North Somerset with Dr Liam Fox being re-elected as the constituency’s MP.

John Penrose has been re-elected as MP for Weston-super-Mare.

With polls now closed, join us for all the latest General Election 2019 news from North Somerset, Weston-super-Mare, Wells and across the country.

A Portishead church is trying to raise the best part of half a million pounds to create a play area and café.

Polls open for General Election 2019

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Polling stations will be open throughout the day as voters choose who they want to be their MP for the next five years.

Plans for a large modern GP surgery to provide two growing villages with enough appointments for years to come have been halted due to funding issues.

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