A mountaineer who reached the summit of Everest gave an inspiring talk to youngsters.


Congresbury's school has unveiled its library after receiving generous donations.

Students in Clevedon have been accepted onto a Mandarin Excellence Academy scheme.

Christmas cheer filled a Nailsea primary school as children, staff and parents flocked to a festive fair.

St Francis Primary School Nailsea

An estate agent presented pupils from a Portishead primary school with a Christmas hamper to support buying new equipment.


A new children's drama school held its first public performance on Saturday,

Children from Clevedon and Tickenham took part in a maths challenge.

A quarter of schools in North Somerset will suffer further funding cuts next year, despite the Government's plans to boost spending on education.

Building work has begun on a new school in Yatton.


Youngsters stepped back in time and became Victorian holidaymakers for the day.

Clevedon Pier Tickenham

Tots as young as two-and-a-half years old can learn French at a new class held in Clevedon.

The number of childminders across North Somerset has dropped by 13 per cent over the past two years.

Youngsters have donated food to feed people in need over the winter months.


A health club and spa has donated 400 individual sports items a secondary school.

A teenager from Ravenswood School has raised hundreds of pounds to thank teachers for their support which has transformed his life.


A fireworks display to mark Bonfire Night has raised more than £2,500 for a village school.

Wrington Wrington

Dozens of pupils are out of class after reports of a flu-like illness sweeping through a primary school.

A book with a collection of poems inspired by Clevedon has gone on sale.


An England international and an Olympian returned to their old school to honour its sports stars.

Gordano School is the best in North Somerset, according to Government league tables.

Most Read News

Read Online

Read the North Somerset Times e-edition E-edition

Useful Links

Reader Travel

Clevedon Tide report

Family Notices 24

Find planning applications