PILL

Thursday, August 22, 2019

St Katherine's School says its GCSE students have performed extremely well despite facing 'tougher' exams this year.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Bands of pirates were spotted on the River Avon as families flocked to a annual village boat race.

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Monday, June 3, 2019

The sun beat down on a packed green, as hundreds headed to a village's annual charity fun day.

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Thursday, August 16, 2018

St Katherine's School has seen A-levels results improve across the board this year.

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Pupils from the latest primary school to receive 100 books from the Times are 'thrilled' with the donation.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A fire broke out in a ground-floor flat in Pill yesterday (Tuesday).

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

A cancer charity's flagship fundraising weekend smashed records after raising almost £100,000.

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

A Pill teenager has been spared prison despite his involvement in production of more than half a million pounds' worth of cannabis.

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Sunday, April 1, 2018

Some budding young photographers have won awards for their fine creations.

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

A Pill cancer charity will host a family fun day next month.

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Two North Somerset schools which have scored 'well below average' in the new performance tables are calling for parents to look beyond the figures.

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Consultation over plans to reopen the Portishead to Bristol train line begins today (Monday) - and campaigners believe this is the chance for the town to make its voice heard.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

One of the most evocative sights of the traditional English harvest season was plain for all to see in Pill at the weekend.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A teenager has been arrested following a crash near Gordano Services, after which the motorist drove off before the car was set on fire in Pill.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

A woman from Pill has shaved her head to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support and has donated her long locks to a charity which makes wigs for sick children.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Firefighters were called out to a blaze in a derelict building on an old hospital site in Pill last night (Saturday).

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

The skies of Pill were brightened up by colourful kites as part of a new community event organised by the Friends of Watchhouse Hill.

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

A North Somerset-based cancer charity has launched its first-ever Stomp For Cancer event and is urging people to sign up to help it fight the disease.

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Pill was filled with colour during the village's 34th flower show, with exhibitors praised for their high standards.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

GCSE students at St Katherine's School in Pill have picked up their exam results this morning (Thursday).

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

People in Pill are being warned to prepare for potential flooding due to high tides.

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Friday, August 18, 2017

A Pill woman is giving strangers the chance to win her £1million home for just £2 in a raffle.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The new Pill Library and Children's Centre will officially open next week, six weeks later than planned.

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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Parks in Abbots Leigh, Nailsea, Pill and Portishead have received a quality-based award.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

The library and children's centre in Pill will re-open six weeks later than planned.

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Politics is certainly capturing people's attention at the moment and 30 students from St Katherine's School in Pill got to learn more about how democracy works when they visited the Houses of Parliament.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

The leader of the opposition on North Somerset Council has been selected as Avon Fire Authority's new chairman.

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Drivers in North Somerset have been warned they could face fines or even court action if they continue to flout parking regulations.

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Children might dream of becoming an author when they grow up, but nursery students at Crockerne Primary School have already ticked writing a book off their bucket lists.

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Friday, July 7, 2017

People looking for financial advice in North Somerset can be safe in the knowledge Pill is home to the UK's best financial advisory firm.

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

A vets practice got a big surprise when it took in a homeless cat, only to find it had travelled 75 miles away from home.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Expensive sports cars, vintage vehicles and even a tractor were just some of the modes of transports glamorous students from St Katherine's School arrived in for their end-of-year ball last night (Wednesday).

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Wild, wacky and wonderful costumes were paraded through Pill at the weekend as part of festivities for the village's rag day.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

RNLI Portishead crews had to rescue a skipper whose boat had broken down and become stranded in the River Avon.

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Monday, May 29, 2017

More than £60,000 has been raised by a cancer charity at an event to honour a 'resilient' cancer survivor.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

The daughter of one of the country's most successful actors has become a patron for a Pill cancer charity.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

A woman has been punched in the face after a man forced his way into a property in Pill.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

A new choir has been started for children in Pill.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

The leader of North Somerset Council's opposition will stand as an independent candidate, hoping to oust Dr Liam Fox and the Conservative Party.

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Staff at The Co-operative Food in Pill have held a fun day to raise money to allow a colleague to go to Disneyland.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

A pop-up library has opened in Pill while the village's facility closes for a refurbishment.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Roads in Backwell and Pill will be shut in May for repairs costing North Somerset Council £235,000.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Nineteenth century religious preachers sailing to America and the bombing of a church during World War Two are just two significant events in Pill's rich and varied past that have been documented by the village's history society over the past four decades.

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Parents and pupils at a Pill primary school have spent time refurbishing its playground.

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Saturday, April 15, 2017

More than 50 people turned out for a 24-hour stationary cycle in the centre of Pill.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

A Pill cancer charity celebrated spring by hosting its annual family fun day at the weekend.

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Monday, April 10, 2017

Staff at St Katherine's School have cooked a three-course meal to help pupils prepare for their exams.

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Monday, April 10, 2017

The royal family has been selected for this year's Pill Rag.

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Sunday, April 2, 2017

This year's Pill Rag celebrations will be held on June 3.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Pill Library will close for two months in April to undergo refurbishment work.

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