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Fri, 08:00

A vacant Portishead office block will become more than 20 homes.

Fri, 07:00

A business has been ordered to pay more than £18,000 after 186 people contracted food poisoning after dining at a pub on Mother’s Day.

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Thu, 06:55

A doctor’s surgery will be built on the edge of Congresbury after councillors finally accepted the plans.

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Tue, 16:00

Plans to replace the Long Ashton Library with a café have been submitted to North Somerset Council (NSC), with people calling it a potential ‘community hub at the heart of the village’.

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Tue, 06:58

Highly-flammable fuel will continue to be stored just metres away from homes in Portishead after North Somerset Council approved a ‘previous planning oversight’.

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Mon, 12:23

Bosses of an open air pool have vowed to make a Christmas event which proved immensely popular a ‘regular treat’, after almost 2,000 people took a dip at the lido.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

A new skateboarding ramp in Portishead has proved a ‘great success’, and it is just the beginning according to the business which paid for it.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Councillors have changed their minds on a housing application which they rejected just one month ago.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Plans to build two homes in a village will go to appeal.

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Friday, January 11, 2019

Plans to install more than 1,000 solar panels in an industrial estate have been put forward.

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

One of North Somerset’s most popular attractions could be set for a £350,000 makeover.

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Plans to build six homes in Kenn have been rejected on appeal for the second time by North Somerset Council.

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

People will have the chance to voice their opinion on the Bristol Airport expansion plans at two public meetings.

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Demolition plans for Portishead’s industrial hub would ‘seriously exacerbate’ issues on the town’s roads, according to travel experts.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Plans for dozens of homes, a doctor’s surgery and the storage of hazardous substances will be decided on by councillors tomorrow (Wednesday).

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Sunday, January 6, 2019

Sunday opening hours are set to double at two libraries this weekend.

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

An appeal for volunteers to lead a number of group walks has been launched by North Somerset Council (NSC).

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

More than 5,000 people in North Somerset benefited from vital support services run by Age UK last year.

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

A life-changing network for people with mental health problems has had its contract extended for two years.

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Plans for a 24-hour petrol station at a decaying pub site have been scrapped, but bosses hope the scheme progresses in a new guise.

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

First Bus has blamed changes to a commuter route which travels through Portishead’s marina on ‘badly-parked cars’, despite double yellow lines designed to reduce traffic problems being painted just a fortnight ago.

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Changes to the timetable for North Somerset’s mobile library will take place next week.

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Sunday, December 30, 2018

An extra £4million will be spent on caring for elderly people next year.

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Sunday, December 30, 2018

A district-wide appeal has been launched to find new foster parents who can take care of children.

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Saturday, December 29, 2018

A consultation on top-up funding for pupils with special educational needs could have a significant impact on the distribution of resources.

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Friday, December 28, 2018

Councillors in Nailsea want to open up a former coal mine up to the public to enable visitors to learn more about the town’s heritage.

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Friday, December 28, 2018

Plans for a retirement village were met with concerns and demands for more affordable housing at a Clevedon meeting.

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

Gym and pool improvements have begun at a Clevedon leisure centre costing more than £100,000.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Uncertainty surrounding the future of a Portishead ‘community asset’ has been resolved after the keys to the building were handed to a church group.

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Monday, December 24, 2018

‘Luxury’ lodges fitted with balconies and hot tubs could soon be overlooking the tees, fairways and greens at a Congresbury golf club, which continues to go ‘from strength to strength’ off the course.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Organisations in North Somerset have walked away with accolades at a prestigious travel awards ceremony.

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Councillors in Nailsea are frustrated their attempts to spend money on improvements to the town have fallen on deaf ears.

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Friday, November 23, 2018

Views from town and parish councils are being sought as North Somerset Council begins its long-awaited parking review.

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Taxpayers will face more austerity measures as funding for North Somerset Council services is cut by almost £6million next year.

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Students forced to use public transport to attend school are becoming stressed, anxious and late for lessons – according to a North Somerset headteacher.

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

A new chief executive to run North Somerset Council has been appointed.

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Nailsea’s library service will continue to operate from its current base in Somerset Square – North Somerset Council has confirmed.

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Monday, October 8, 2018

An £80,000 project to create a slipway at Portishead marina will be completed by the spring.

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Plans to build almost 20 homes in an ‘incredibly important’ Portishead field have been criticised by a wildlife campaigner.

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

More collection vehicles, drivers and crew members have been recruited in a bid to improve the troubled waste and recycling service.

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Scores of homes could be built in Nailsea and Portishead netting North Somerset Council millions of pounds.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

A new vision to cope with ‘significant challenges’ in adult social care has been approved by North Somerset Council.

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Sunday, September 16, 2018

A councillor says he is concerned about the growing demand for special educational needs provision among children in North Somerset.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Improvements to the motorway and a major A-road are being sought by North Somerset Council after it agreed to join a new transport body.

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Friday, August 17, 2018

Vital support for victims of domestic violence will continue, thanks to a partnership between Liverty and North Somerset Council.

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

A wildlife haven which was home to nesting birds and frogs in Portishead has been ‘levelled’.

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Saturday, April 21, 2018

North Somerset libraries are looking for volunteers to take part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Dozens of litter bins have been removed from across North Somerset due to council ‘budget pressures’.

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

A ‘comprehensive’ review into playing fields is being carried out across North Somerset as it prepares for thousands of new homes to be built.

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

More than 100 cyclists have had their bikes registered to a national police database to avoid theft.

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