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Hundreds of people stopped to admire the fantastic work of gardeners in Tickenham at the weekend.


Parents in North Somerset are failing to attend health visits for their babies, increasing the risk of mental health issues going undetected.

North Somerset Council

Two men have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Congresbury on Sunday afternoon.

Avon and Somerset Constabulary

An increasing number of pupils were excluded from schools in North Somerset last year for assaulting adults.


Beautiful blooms were put before keen-eyed judges at a village show over the weekend.

Barrow Gurney

Two artists have set up an art hub in Clevedon showcasing paintings, printmaking, ceramics, wood turning and photography.


A primary school in Nailsea is looking to recruit governors ahead of the new academic year.


Alcohol has been linked to hundreds of cancer diagnoses in North Somerset.

North Somerset Council

Villagers tucked into tasty barbecue food at a community feast at the weekend.

Barrow Gurney

There are no plans to allow drivers to use the M5's hard shoulder to reduce congestion in North Somerset, Highways England has confirmed.

In The Dock

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The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from July 10-31:

In The Dock

A parish council library group has been working round-the-clock on plans to open an additional service in Long Ashton.

Stuart McQuillan Long Ashton Community Centre Long Ashton Community Centre

'Archaic and inappropriate' drugs are being prescribed to dementia patients in North Somerset, according to a health charity.

A family fun run to generate funds for ill patients will take place next month.

St Peter's Hospice Wraxall

Free drinking water fountains and planting more trees are among the ideas put forward by a new campaign group which aims to make Clevedon environmentally friendly.


Detailed plans for more homes in Congresbury will be discussed next week.


Improvements to a number of parks will be carried out this summer.

Campaigners have said new rural bus services to Bristol Airport should not be dependent on its expansion plans.

A Clevedon man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing £10,000's worth of goods from a hotel.

Clevedon Clevedon

Green-fingered villagers will showcase the fruits of their labour this weekend.


England's rugby union World Cup squad have been training in North Somerset today (Friday).

Abbots Leigh

The South West's largest zoo celebrated World Lion Day on the weekend.

Noah's Ark Zoo Farm Wraxall

A hattrick of flower shows are taking place across the region this weekend, but if you fancy something different then do not worry as there is plenty for you to enjoy.

A Jane Austen classic will be broadcast next week and viewers will be able to spot some familiar scenery with large amounts of the programme shot in North Somerset.


Green-fingered villagers will compete for awards at a popular flower festival this weekend.

Barrow Gurney

A weather warning has been issued for North Somerset today (Friday), with fears torrential rain could lead to travel disruption.

Clevedon Town Council has 'resolved to make the town a frack-free zone.'

A Clevedon mother is raising funds to take her 'beautiful' disabled son on holiday to a resort he loves next month.

Clevedon Clevedon

A stay and play toddler group will start-up in a village next month.

Kate Bolton Long Ashton Community Centre Long Ashton Community Centre

Wildlife fans at a children's hospice can watch birds feeding their young, thanks to a donation from the Somerset Ornithological Society (SOS).

Children's Hospice South West

Portishead's Gordano School has celebrated 'excellent' A-level results today (Thursday), as students enjoyed 'stunning success'.

Students were bursting with joy and overwhelmed with relief when they received their A-level results this morning (Thursday).

Almost all of Nailsea School students passed their A-level examinations this year.

Nailsea School Nailsea

St Katherine's School has enjoyed 'many success stories' today (Thursday), as sixth-form students received their A-level results.

Students of Clevedon School will be going to their first choice universities and into the world of work after celebrating their A-level results this morning (Thursday).

Clevedon School Clevedon

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