Five things to do in North Somerset this weekend

PUBLISHED: 17:00 21 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:58 28 September 2018

Rob Collins with George Lilley and Archie Newbury, and some pidgeons to dress and cook.

Rob Collins with George Lilley and Archie Newbury, and some pidgeons to dress and cook.

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Some of the more obscure things activities you can take part in this weekend include shooting, cycling and a unicorn run.

Noah's Ark zoo team. Picture: Noah's Ark Zoo FarmNoah's Ark zoo team. Picture: Noah's Ark Zoo Farm

- Wraxall’s Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm, in Clevedon Road, will host a unicorn run to celebrate world rhino day on Saturday.

It will take place from 10am-5pm and raise money for the Helping Rhinos charity.

Tickets, priced £8-10, can be purchased at www.noahsarkzoofarm.co.uk or on 01275 852606.

Emergency services day. Picture: Jeremy LongEmergency services day. Picture: Jeremy Long

- Emergency services will join forces to host an open day this weekend.

Firefighters from Avon Fire and Rescue Service and police officers from Avon and Somerset Constabulary will run a range of activities and demonstrations at The Green, in Pill, on Saturday from 11am-4pm.

Children can meet police dogs and horses and try out a fingerprint activity with the cadets.

A pedalling picnic event will take place on Saturday. Picture: Jeremy LongA pedalling picnic event will take place on Saturday. Picture: Jeremy Long

- Long Ashton’s All Saints’ Church, in Long Ashton Road, is holding a pedalling picnic event on Saturday.

It will be followed by a 30-mile bike ride starting at the church and leading into St Saviour Church in Puxton.

For more information and to sign up, call the parish office on 01275 393109.

The harvest supper will take place in the village hall.The harvest supper will take place in the village hall.

- A traditional harvest supper will take place at Tickenham village hall, in Clevedon Road, on Saturday at 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £10, include a four-course dinner, live music and cider and must be purchased in advance from Vena Prater on 01275 856289 or 07740 085015.

Shooting will be available at Jacklands fishing lake. Picture: Mark AthertonShooting will be available at Jacklands fishing lake. Picture: Mark Atherton

- For those who feel adventurous, you can try your hand at trout gutting, shooting and fishing on Sunday.

A country sports taster day will take place at Tickenham’s Jacklands fishing lakes, Jacklands Bridge from 10am-4pm.

For more information, call Rob Collins on 07733 051293.

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