PORTISHEAD

Wed, 12:06

Portishead Christmas lights will go up as usual this year to give the town a ‘much-needed boost.’

Tue, 17:17

A Portishead duo has teamed-up to launch drama podcast, Head Pieces.

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Sunday, September 13, 2020

A new electric vehicle charging hub has been installed in Portishead this week.

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Saturday, September 12, 2020

A supermarket in Portishead has been deep-cleaned after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus.

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020

People in Portishead have been reflecting on the Albert Road bombings which killed four people in the town 80 years ago this month.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Travellers have pitched up at Portishead Lake Grounds.

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

A five-year-old girl has raised more than £1,000 for charity through her challenge to cycle 100km by the end of August.

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

Portishead Rotary Club will donate more than £500 to support St Peter’s Hospice.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Readers have sent in a plethora of photos of nature and skylines in North Somerset for iWitness24 this week.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

Stagecoach Portishead is now enrolling new pupils.

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Care home staff have been praised for their top-quality care of vulnerable people at ‘the most difficult time imaginable’.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

A Portishead man has raised more than £2,000 towards a father’s bucket list after he was diagnosed with incurable oesophagus cancer.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

People are being urged to come forward with information after two men were stabbed and one was beaten over the head with a baton following an altercation in Portishead.

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Friday, August 21, 2020

The headteacher at Gordano School has praised an ‘amazing’ group of students, who picked up their GCSE and vocational results yesterday (Thursday).

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Friday, August 21, 2020

One of the biggest touring inflatable theme parks in the UK has opened in Portishead.

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

A student feels the government’s U-turn on A-level results has been a ‘complete shambles’ after she was initially awarded D grade qualifications.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

A tornado-like funnel cloud was spotted spinning over the Bristol Channel near Portishead at the weekend.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

A helmsman with the RNLI has retired after 22 years of service saving lives at sea in Portishead and the surrounding areas.

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Two men were stabbed and one was beaten over the head with a baton following an altercation in Portishead.

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

A seafront road will remain closed to vehicles to support social distancing in Portishead.

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

A Portishead languages teacher will provide Spanish classes for children this summer.

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Saturday, August 15, 2020

A Portishead man has raised thousands of pounds for a children’s charity.

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Students have celebrated achieving their A-level results in ‘very different circumstances’ at Gordano School today (Thursday).

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

A delay to the MetroWest scheme will see its opening date pushed back to 2024.

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

A Portishead nursery owner has launched her latest book to help children understand the benefits of wearing a face mask.

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

Portishead Lions Club has announced its new presidents have taken up their posts.

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

A 15-year-old girl from Portishead shaved her head and raised more than £5,500 towards her terminally ill dad’s wish list thanks to donations from the community.

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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

A care home director from Portishead is calling for government action due to the lack of Covid-19 tests for staff.

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Eat:Portishead will return to the town this weekend.

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

The coastguard has escorted teenagers from a town pier after they were caught jumping from the landmark with a ‘rapidly outgoing tide’.

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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

A Portishead care home has created a recycled garden to help protect the environment.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

More than 300 nitrous oxide canisters have been strewn across public spaces in Portishead.

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

A school bus has been vandalised after a large group of travellers took up residence at sports pitches in Portishead.

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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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Friday, July 24, 2020

Police continue to appeal for witnesses and dashcam footage following a fatal collision on the M5 on July 20.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

Travellers have been spotted after pitching up at Gordano playing fields in Portishead.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A Portishead shop has launched a fundraising shoe-fitting drive to support vulnerable families in Africa.

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Monday, July 20, 2020

A mother and daughter from Portishead have been making face masks to sell in aid of Children’s Hospice South West.

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Outdoor dining could be implemented in three towns to help North Somerset’s food and drink sector recover from the coronavirus pandemic.

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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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Friday, July 10, 2020

A teenager from Portishead has raised £1,500 towards a wish list for her terminally ill dad and plans to shave off her long hair in continued support.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

A woman cyclist has suffered head and shoulder injuries after a collision with a car on The Portbury Hundred over the bank holiday weekend.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Revellers across North Somerset celebrated the 75th anniversary of VE (Victory in Europe) Day at home.

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

A zero-waste shop selling store-cupboard essentials has opened in Portishead.

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