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16 minutes ago

Tributes have been paid to 'brave' former Bristol City midfielder Jon Economou, who has died after a six-year battle with cancer.

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12:42

A resource centre for pupils with autism is set to open at Nailsea School in September next year.

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14:56

Vandals have ripped the roof off a youth shelter in Nailsea which was installed by police officers in the town.

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A public toilet block will be closed for a fortnight after being vandalised.

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Yesterday, 17:16

An arts school has celebrated its fifth birthday by officially opening its new facilities.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A Clevedon artist will feature on a television show tonight (Tuesday).

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Yesterday, 09:48

A decision on the first residents' parking scheme for a village will be made tomorrow (Wednesday).

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What's On

An amateur dramatics group will perform one of the most popular musicals ever written this week.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A Clevedon artist will feature on a television show tonight (Tuesday).

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Sunday, October 20, 2019

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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Court

Mon, 15:36

A man accused of dumping hazardous waste into a quarry may have contaminated North Somerset's drinking water supply and caused £9billion in damage, a court has been told.

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Mon, 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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Sport

15 minutes ago

Portishead Lawn Tennis Club enjoyed a great end to the season at their finals day.

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13:00

North Somerset made it four Conference South wins in a row with a 3-1 victory at Taunton Vale A on Saturday.

16 minutes ago

Tributes have been paid to 'brave' former Bristol City midfielder Jon Economou, who has died after a six-year battle with cancer.

Saul Jarrett's second-half goal moved Ashton & Backwell United up to fifth place, four points behind leaders Calne Town with a game in hand, after a 2-1 win over Warminster Town.

08:00

North Somerset Tennis Academy's 9u squad are top of the National Junior Winter League after a great win against Woodlands of Bristol.

Yesterday, 14:00

Portishead Town let a 2-0 lead slip to draw 2-2 with Devizes Town in Toolstation Western League Division One on Saturday.

Yesterday, 11:01

Clevedon United's under-15 girls gave table-topping Bishops Lydeard a fright in their latest outing at the weekend.

Business

Yesterday, 17:16

An arts school has celebrated its fifth birthday by officially opening its new facilities.

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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

Education

12:42

A resource centre for pupils with autism is set to open at Nailsea School in September next year.

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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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