PORTISHEAD

Tue, 19:00

A Portishead grandfather spent his 83rd birthday careering down the biggest zip wire in the country.

Mon, 18:09

Thousands of people flocked to the headquarters of Avon and Somerset Constabulary and Avon Fire and Rescue Service for an open day at the weekend.

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Sunday, September 15, 2019

A Portishead jazz club will open their doors to a renowned musician and his band this month.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

A Portishead man will appear in court charged with causing an explosion.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Avon and Somerset Constabulary are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was killed in a crash earlier this week.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

A cyclist has died after colliding with a car on a vehicle road near Portishead.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A national charity is on the hunt for adult volunteers to join groups in Clevedon, Nailsea, Portishead and Yatton.

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Monday, September 2, 2019

The date of an inquest into the death of a man who was shot dead by police has been confirmed.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

A women's group celebrated its first decade in style with a barbecue, music and prosecco.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

'Be a part of Portishead's greener future' is the message from campaigners urging people to promote nature in the town.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Hundreds of exhibits were on display for a horticultural society's annual show.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The final batch of tickets for Avon and Somerset Constabulary's open day will go on sale this week.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Plans to reopen the railway line between Bristol and Portishead will be submitted to the Government next month.

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Sunday, August 25, 2019

A Portishead production company which has one of the most successful touring shows in the UK has grown from strength to strength.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

A Clevedon writing group is on the hunt for the best short-story penned by people in the BS21 area.

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

The parents of a boy with a rare genetic condition are taking part in a skydive to raise money for Springboard Opportunity Group.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

A Portishead man was spared jail despite assaulting two police officers and fleeing custody.

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Portishead's soapbox race will not be held in 2020 as organisers decide to 'hit the brakes' amid 'increased financial demands'.

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

A brunch was held at a Portishead bar on Saturday before people headed to Bristol Pride festival.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Thousands of people lined the track as daredevils raced to the chequered flag at Portishead Soapbox Race.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Households in Portishead have been left without water this morning (Saturday) with Bristol Water reporting a pipe has burst.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

Teams feverishly paddled to the finish line on makeshift vessels in Portishead at the weekend.

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

There will be plenty of thrills and spills for people to enjoy in Portishead today (Sunday).

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Friday, June 28, 2019

Students bid farewell to teachers and pals at their end-of-year ball.

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Sunday, June 23, 2019

A police volunteer from Portishead has scooped an award.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Long delays are growing on the M5 between Clevedon and Bristol with one lane being blocked.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

A three car collision is causing delays in Portishead this afternoon (Thursday).

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Sunday, June 16, 2019

Organisers believe their decision to rebrand one of Portishead's most popular summer spectacles will pay dividends with a massive amount of interest in this year's event.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

A taxi company is offering free journeys within Clevedon to support Children's Hospice South West (CHSW).

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A thrill-seeking octogenarian will tick a challenge off her bucket list when she is strapped to the wings of a plane to raise money for Weston Hospicecare.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

In June last year, Duncan was cycling home to Portishead from Bristol as he did regularly during the summer.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Volunteers from Portishead have received royal recognition, earning praise for their hard work to improve the town.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Bristol Road and Clevedon Road (B3124) also will be closed for three nights, starting from June 10.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

A charity, which supports people in Africa with a disability, has been backed by Portishead Rotary Club.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

'Incredibly hard-working staff' have been praised for helping a school achieve a good Ofsted rating.

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Famous DJs will lead a music night to celebrate Portishead Open Air Pool's 10th anniversary this month.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

All of the latest news from the count today (Friday) which is being held at Hutton Moor Leisure Centre in Weston-super-Mare.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Jazz music will return to Portishead this week.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

A food festival will return to Portishead this summer, after debuting by the marina last year.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Three daring colleagues climbed Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for a children's charity in Wraxall.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

More than 91 miles were swum by hundreds of people in Portishead at the weekend to raise money for charity.

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Monday, March 25, 2019

A councillor's hope of building two homes in Portishead have been dashed.

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

A hard-working youth worker has been praised for his sterling efforts over the years.

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Pupils at a Portishead school were treated to African music, which 'delivered important messages'.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Three sisters have signed up for the Race for Life to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer after their mum was diagnosed with the disease.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Nigel dressed as his favourite vegetable ready for his postal round. Picture: Nigel Osmond

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Rush-hour commuters trying to get home to Portishead from Bristol will not be surprised to learn they face the worst traffic delays in North Somerset.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Plans to redevelop a 19th century home have been given the provisional green light by North Somerset Council planners.

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Sunday, March 3, 2019

Traditional playground games have been enjoyed at a Portishead primary school this month.

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Motorbike riders will gather to remember one of their own who was killed in a crash in North Somerset.

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