Trains should be running between Portishead and Bristol within four-and-a-half years.
A Portishead councillor is 'angry and frustrated' after he was unable to influence 'harmful' plans to convert an empty office block into housing.
Cameras have been installed around Portishead's marina in a bid to crack down on 'inconsiderate' parking and help unreliable bus services.
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.
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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