Hundreds of school places are set to be unfilled in North Somerset within three years due to a drop in birth rates.

North Somerset Council

Twelve of North Somerset’s schools are full or overcapacity.

Inventive students have won a science competition which raises awareness about the effects of plastic pollution to the world’s oceans.

Hundreds of teenagers in North Somerset are missing out on education or training after leaving school, despite Government guarantees.

The Easter school holidays have arrived and pupils were busy in the lead up to it by taking part in a competition.


Environmental efforts continue to grow in Portishead after primary school pupils started a recycling scheme.

Hundreds of pupils were missing from North Somerset’s schools every day last year.

Past and present staff and governors were invited into a Nailsea school to plant trees to celebrate its 40th anniversary.


An author who has penned more than 100 children’s books visited a Portishead school.

A club which provides childcare after school and in the holidays is in desperate need of a new venue.

Nailsea School Nailsea

Youngsters enjoyed taking part in science-related investigations last week.

Pupils at Wrington Primary School enjoyed a visit from police sniffer dog Ollie.

Students enjoyed an amazing four-day visit to the world’s biggest and best dance convention.

Clevedon School London

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