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A Congresbury couple will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary on Saturday.

Yesterday, 13:00

Gordano School pupils have been writing poems, letters and drawing pictures to help put a smile on care home residents’ faces.

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Tue, 07:14

Clevedon Baptist Church offers a telephone service for those finding themselves cut off from the outside world during these difficult times.

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Tue, 07:13

An award-winning student from Clevedon has won international acclaim and gained a place at a prestigious performing arts school, ‘Performers’ in London.

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Mon, 12:00

Backwell Village Show has been cancelled for the first time in its history due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

Avon Fire and Rescue have told Barrow Gurney residents ‘not to be alarmed’ if they see smoke in the area after crews allowed a barn yard fire to burn in a controlled manner.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

People are being encouraged to dine out as a number of restaurants, cafés and pubs are participating in the Government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme this month.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

Blood donors in Clevedon who fit and healthy are being asked to continue giving as donation levels have dropped during the pandemic.

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

A charity worker from Backwell has released her first novel, which touches upon mental health stigma.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Clevedon YMCA is offering two socially distanced arts and crafts sessions this month for children aged five to 11 years old.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Ambitious plans to cut the number of cars on North Somerset’s roads by 50,000 a year have been revealed in a bid to reduce emmissions.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Portishead Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with a funded programme to help support employers to strengthen their workforce.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

An increase in violent crimes, sexual offences and drug offences were recorded in North Somerset in the 12 months leading up to lockdown.

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Readers have sent in beautiful snapshots of North Somerset coastlines this week.

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Monday, August 3, 2020

The North Somerset village has had an agreement in principle for a lower speed limit for the past few years.

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

Health and first aid charity St John Ambulance is helping with the safe collection of blood from donors during the pandemic.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

People are being encouraged to dine out as a number of restaurants, cafés and pubs will participate in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme this month.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

People are being encouraged to dine out as a number of restaurants, cafés and pubs will participate in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme this month.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

People are being encouraged to dine out as a number of restaurants, cafés and pubs will participate in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme this month.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

The Government has postponed further lifting of lockdown restrictions following a rise in coronavirus cases.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

North Somerset Council online directory can help parents and carers look for childcare and activities during the summer break.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

People are being encouraged to have their day on a local plan which will affect the future development of North Somerset.

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Police in Avon and Somerset will receive £400,000 to tackle burglary and theft and make streets safer.

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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Striking pictures of sunsets have been captured by Times reader Richard Hayball for this week’s iWitness24 photo roundup.

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Saturday, July 25, 2020

Beryl’s daughter described her ‘remarkable’ life which featured a stint in the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force during World War II.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

Health and first aid charity St John Ambulance is helping with the safe collection of blood from donors during the pandemic.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

The teacher and author discusses how she balances the two jobs and the moments her students discover her slightly risque novels.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

The Unlock Your Talent festival has raised more than £9,000 for North Somerset charity, Vine Counselling Service.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Waste and recycling collections will start earlier during hot spells this summer to avoid crews from working in extreme heat conditions.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Wearing a face covering in shops and supermarkets to minimise the spread of coronavirus will be mandatory from Friday.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Strawberry Gardens will comprise two-bedroom apartments for residents over the age of 55 and is expected to be completed this winter.

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Monday, July 20, 2020

Rosie was evaluated extensively for the title and had to submit three essays, in which she discussed the future of nursing.

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Monday, July 20, 2020

The Yatton site was acquired in 2018 with its original plans to build 170 homes.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

The small grants aim to help people of all ages in financial trouble.

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

North Somerset Council confirmed a list of libraries extending the service before opening their doors fully.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

The route was partly closed on June 29 and 30 due to maintenance work.

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Monday, July 6, 2020

An online learning service has been launched for young musicians in North Somerset during lockdown.

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Here is the chance to put those lockdown gym sessions to the test in aid of charity.

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

Charity YMCA Dulverton Group will host the day camps for seven weeks beginning in July.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

North Somerset Council has confirmed resurfacing works will go ahead on the Strawberry Line as part of an ongoing maintenance arrangement.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

It is believed the Government’s coronavirus response could mean some people are on unemployment-related benefits while still being employed.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

The stores will accept donations, although will not be begin trading until a later date.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Recent NHS England figures show an increase in NHS 111 calls across the South West in May.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Wrington Vale’s first female member has transferred from another district’s club.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Wrington Rotarians have delivered PPE to care homes across the South West.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

School nurses have issued a reminder that their service across North Somerset is still available during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

A Nailsea-based businesswoman has raised more than £1,200 for the NHS by hand-making Gnorbits.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

One of the talent contest’s entries had their work shared by the Duchess of Cambridge as part of her Hold Still project.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Thousands of people in North Somerset have contacted the NHS 111 service to report coronavirus symptoms since March, new figures show.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

The Government’s system went live on May 28, with a North Somerset resident in charge of the operation.

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