Latest Somerset News

52 minutes ago

Police are looking for a man who assaulted a woman and defied a court order by contacting her on 'numerous occasions'.

Read more

Fairtrade Portishead will launch in town this weekend.

Read more

North Somerset will be hit by heavy rain and strong winds this weekend.

Read more
10:00

Cubs, brownies, scouts, guides, beavers and rainbows wore their uniforms to a Nailsea school to celebrate World Thinking Day.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:00

A plastic-free shop has opened in Portishead following the brand's successful launch in Nailsea almost a year ago.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:19

A talented artist celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends in Sandford.

Read more

House prices increased in North Somerset in December, new figures show.

Read more

What's On

The Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman duo will be celebrating 25 years of making music together this month.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:00

The Welsh National Opera will perform a season of revenge, temptation and suspense at Bristol Hippodrome, and the Times is offering readers a chance to win tickets to see the show.

Read more
Wed, 18:00

A war film based on true events will be screened in Clevedon next month, and Times readers could win tickets to see the action.

Read more
Wed, 18:00

A Clevedon woman has spoken of her 'amazing' experience working on popular Netflix comedy Sex Education.

Read more
Wed, 15:48

A dance show will be performed in Weston next month.

Read more

Court

Sunday, February 23, 2020

A former rail boss who admitted scamming GWR out of more than £10,000 by filling bogus expense claims has been spared jail.

Read more
Monday, February 17, 2020

The following cases were heard by magistrates at North Somerset Courthouse in St George from February 10-12.

Read more
Monday, February 3, 2020

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from January 6-29.

Read more
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

A Clevedon physiotherapist has been suspended after a 'significant breach' of patient confidentiality revealed she kept hundreds of patients' records at her home.

Read more
Thursday, January 16, 2020

An employee who created fake adverts and claimed commission off them caused a small publishing firm in Nailsea to close down.

Read more

Sport

21 minutes ago

Ashton & Backwell United manager Stuart Jones said his side will keep 'hunting for blood' after their 2-0 win over Cheddar put them in the mix for promotion from Toolstation Western League Division One.

Read more
10:00

A local karate academy has donated £1,000 to the charity Cerebral Palsy Sport, writes Josh Thomas.

08:00

Pill's North Somerset Stars took on Torbay Tigers in a friendly match on Sunday.

Yesterday, 16:00

Nailsea & District Croquet Club's James Galpin reached the last 32 at the Associaiton World Championships in Melbourne, Australia.

Yesterday, 14:00

Clevedon Town conceded twice in the final quarter to fall to a 2-0 defeat against Plymouth Parkway in the Toolstation Western League Premier Division.

Yesterday, 12:00

A group of four Clevedon AC members took on the Ironwood Challenge trail race above the village of Long Ashton at the weekend.

Yesterday, 10:00

Barrow Gurney are hoping England's World Cup success last summer will inspire more people to play cricket this year.

Business

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Elements Hair and Beauty, in Portishead, has been shortlisted in the English Hair and Beauty Awards 2020.

Read more
Saturday, February 8, 2020

A Weston firm is supporting a children's hospice to enable it to continue its 'great work' supporting families.

Read more
Children's Hospice South West
Friday, February 7, 2020

A bat was rescued from a house in Tickenham after it was discovered by window fitters.

Read more

Education

Fairtrade Portishead will launch in town this weekend.

Read more
10:00

Cubs, brownies, scouts, guides, beavers and rainbows wore their uniforms to a Nailsea school to celebrate World Thinking Day.

Read more
Wed, 18:00

A Clevedon woman has spoken of her 'amazing' experience working on popular Netflix comedy Sex Education.

Read more
Friday, February 21, 2020

Two companies have been appointed as contractors to build new skate park and pump-track facilities in Clevedon.

Read more
Thursday, February 20, 2020

Nailsea School has been given a grant to enable it to become more environmentally friendly.

Read more
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

A man from Clevedon has released his first book after four years of working on it.

Read more
Monday, February 17, 2020

Primary school pupils from Portishead have made the semi-finals of a national chess competition.

Read more
Saturday, February 15, 2020

Students won multiple awards at Portishead Rotary Young Writers Competition 2020 this month.

Read more
Saturday, February 15, 2020

A literacy charity is looking for volunteers to read with children in schools across North Somerset.

Read more

Most Read

Read Online

Image
Read the North Somerset Times e-edition E-edition

Useful Links

Reader Travel

Clevedon Tide report

Family Notices 24

Find planning applications


Follow us on Twitter