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Yesterday, 16:35

A Clevedon woman has been found guilty of killing a grandmother after crashing a van into the side of her home.

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Yesterday, 15:57

The M5 motorway has been named as one of England's favourite roads to drive on, according to an online survey.

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Yesterday, 17:00

A village drama group will host its adaptation of Graham Linehan's The Ladykillers! next month.

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Yesterday, 14:00

A foodbank has been handed hundreds of pounds to enable it to continue supporting families and individuals during their time of need.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A group of shanty singers has raised hundreds of pounds for a life-saving charity.

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Yesterday, 07:34

North Somerset Council's former leader said the Conservatives will be 'constructive' as the party begins its first term in opposition for a decade.

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Sunday, May 19, 2019

Students celebrated the end of their school days by dressing up as hippies and letting off some steam on a bouncy castle.

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What's On

Yesterday, 17:00

A village drama group will host its adaptation of Graham Linehan's The Ladykillers! next month.

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Sunday, May 19, 2019

An array of star-studded musicians will perform at Bristol's biggest one-day festival later this year.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

It is lidos versus modernisation in the latest show to be performed at Clevedon's Theatre Shop.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Disney classics and famous tunes will be recreated by an award-winning choir next month.

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Friday, May 17, 2019

The first time I saw Dave Hause was at Portsmouth's Wedgewood Rooms in 2011, he was the opening act of The Revival Tour alongside Chuck Reagan, Dan Andriano and Brian Fallon, a tour he told a packed Thekla on Wednesday changed his life.

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Court

Yesterday, 16:35

A Clevedon woman has been found guilty of killing a grandmother after crashing a van into the side of her home.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

A Portishead man has been spared jail after punching a man in the mouth.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

A Clevedon woman accused of killing a 90-year-old grandmother was 'pretending to be a racing car driver, warming up the tyres' when she crashed into a house, a jury has been told.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

A man has been jailed after trashing a Yatton house he had previously been staying in but was kicked out for branding the walls with swastikas.

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from April 4-10:

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Sport

Yesterday, 12:32

North Somerset Tennis Academy is running a May half-term camp for youngsters at the Clevedon Seafront courts.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

The 'Cases' Somerset Rebels responded perfectly to Garry May's wake-up call as they launched their SGB Championship league assault with a maximum four points against Scunthorpe on Friday night.

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Rain ruined the prospect of an exciting finish to the Specsavers County Championship match between Somerset and Surrey at Taunton, which ended tamely in a draw.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Following their early exit from the Knockout Cup, the 'Cases' Somerset Rebels will be keen to get their league programme off to a promising start when they travel to Scunthorpe on Friday (7.30pm).

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Defending WEPL champions Clevedon suffered an unexpected setback with a 33-run loss to Bristol at Dial Hill on Saturday.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

North Somerset AC made a superb start to the Youth Development League season with a second-place finish behind a strong Cheltenham squad at chilly Hereford.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Somerset Rebels bowed out of the SGB Championship KO Cup despite beating Redcar at Oaktree Arena on Wednesday.

Business

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

A former teacher has left the classroom to start a new career aimed at helping women in business.

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Sunday, April 28, 2019

Staff from a Yatton business have raised thousands of pounds for a children's hospice - helping to pay for 24-hour doctor cover at the charity.

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Children's Hospice South West Wraxall
Thursday, April 25, 2019

Rubbish dumped close to Bristol Airport was collected during a clean-up.

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Bristol Airport
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Plans to open a microbrewery and craft ale bar in Portishead town centre have been given the green light by North Somerset Council planners.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Footballers in Nailsea will soon be sporting a new kit, thanks to a shop in Nailsea.

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Nailsea

Education

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Students celebrated the end of their school days by dressing up as hippies and letting off some steam on a bouncy castle.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

An Australian headteacher who was inspired by teachers at Clevedon School has returned for a visit.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Some gardening jobs are fun and easy - others are best left to the professionals. So, how do you find an experienced, skilled and above all, trustworthy gardener in your local area?

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Families enjoyed fun activities while learning about nature at Yatton and Congresbury Wildlife Action Group's (YACWAG) Stowey Reserve event.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Half a dozen hens have been saved from slaughter, thanks to nursery children in Flax Bourton.

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Hundreds of children and their parents were invited into Nailsea School for a welcome breakfast.

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Children who have made an outstanding contribution to their village were celebrated.

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Yatton and Congresbury Wildlife Action Group (YACWAG) has been spurring people on to protect the environment for 20 years and its founders have spoken to the Times about the vital work it has achieved over this time.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

A touching memorial has been installed in a Nailsea school to pay tribute to a 'lovely and cheeky' pupil who passed away last year.

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