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The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from September 17 to October 1:

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Yesterday, 16:00

Dedicated volunteers have been rewarded for their efforts in Portishead with a royal award.

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Yesterday, 14:00

North Somerset Community Partnership (NSCP) held its last awards ceremony this month.

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Yesterday, 12:00

Backwell Parish Council is considering rewarding substantial grants to Backwell Fields and Junior Football club.

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Yesterday, 10:00

A recruitment campaign for control staff to work for Avon Fire and Rescue Service has been launched.

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Yesterday, 08:00

One BMW driver was caught speeding at 141mph on the M5 motorway, with more than 15,000 owners also caught by cameras.

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

A Portishead retailer has won an industry award.

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What's On

Yesterday, 17:15

A beer festival will be held in Portishead next week.

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Spooky goings on will be occurring across North Somerset over the Halloween period. Here is our round up of events taking place around the area.

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Friday, October 18, 2019

A pumpkin festival, football match and an apple day are all taking place across the area this weekend.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Comedy cook George Egg will bring his anarchic new show DIY Chef to Clevedon's Theatre Shop next month, and readers could win a tickets to see the show.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

A remastered version of a silent horror film will be screened in Clevedon next week.

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Court

05:21

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from September 17 to October 1:

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Monday, October 7, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from September 9-11:

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

A Nailsea woman who threatened to kill a homeless man after he refused her offer of food has been spared jail.

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

A man who raided a Clevedon shop and made off with a haul of alcohol worth hundreds of pounds has avoided jail.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from August 12 to September 5:

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Sport

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Clevedon Town slipped to a 4-2 home defeat against Hallen in the Toolstation Western League Premier Division, after three of the visiting team's goals were scored by ex-Seasiders.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Yatton under-16s fell to defeat against North Bristol in a hard-fought contest.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

North Somerset Badgers got the better of under-15 rivals Westbury United Banks at the weekend.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Charlie Rich's last-gasp free-kick made it eight games unbeaten for Ashton & Backwell as they came from behind twice to grab a 3-3 draw with Corsham Town at the Recreation Ground.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Clevedon Ladies B team secured promotion to Division Three of the Bristol & District Alliance after a nailbiting finish.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Clevedon AC members took part in their first cross-country event of the season at Katherine Lady Berkeley's School in Wotton-under-Edge.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

North Somerset Tennis Academy are holding an LTA grade six junior tournament at Bridgwater on Saturday, November 2.

Business

Saturday, October 19, 2019

A Portishead retailer has won an industry award.

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

A business breakfast forum will be relaunched in Clevedon this month.

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Clevedon
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

A couple have opened a barbershop which they hope will become a social hub for people who are feeling isolated or struggling with mental health issues.

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Portishead
Friday, October 11, 2019

A Clevedon restaurant has won two awards and been nominated for more.

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Clevedon
Thursday, October 10, 2019

A care home manager is 'really pleased' after receiving praise from a health watchdog.

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Portishead
Monday, October 7, 2019

A dog kennel business faces closure unless it is allowed to continue operating out of a business park in Clevedon.

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Clevedon
Saturday, October 5, 2019

Dozens of entrepreneurs have pooled ideas on how to boost business in Portishead, with pop-up shops and a High Street day among initial proposals.

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Friday, October 4, 2019

A micropub has opened up for drinkers in Nailsea High Street.

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Nailsea
Tuesday, October 1, 2019

An estate agents say it is business as usual despite suffering major flood damage over the weekend.

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Yatton

Education

Friday, October 18, 2019

The story of Clevedon's iconic pier will be brought to life in a stage show next week.

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Sunday, October 13, 2019

The name of a school which will open next year has been revealed.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

A Portishead artist has created a garden mural for children.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Long Ashton's community centre has been chosen as the best place for a new library to replace the facility closed last year by North Somerset Council.

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Seven schools from North Somerset have been recognised at national travel awards which promote sustainable and active travel.

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Friday, October 11, 2019

A Nailsea school celebrated its 40th anniversary with a thanksgiving mass.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A former Clevedon School student is returning to inspire pupils at a careers event.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Clevedon School has taken the next step towards opening a library.

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

Hard work from supporters of a primary school has raised 'invaluable' cash to support students' studies.

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