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Christmas gift wrapped in brown paper and red ribbon

1:28pm - 18 November 2021

Are you starting to feel festive yet?

Christmas is only five weeks away so you might have already started buying your festive supplies.

family planting a tree next to two wind turbines

1:27pm - 18 November 2021

The effects of climate change are already being seen around the world – record-breaking heatwaves, devastating floods and heatwaves.

mans hands holding a negative lateral flow test

1:26pm - 18 November 2021

Now is the season for coughs, colds – and coronavirus.

Covid-19 is still very present in our communities and in the last couple of weeks we’ve seen rates climb to an all-time high.

birnbeck pier from the air

1:25pm - 18 November 2021

Final plans to save historic but dilapidated Birnbeck Pier in Weston-super-Mare have been announced.

digital mock up of collaborative office space

1:24pm - 18 November 2021

A shopping centre is set to be transformed into a hub for all the community thanks to £1.7m of funding.

person picking up dog poo with a black bag while a small white dog watches

1:22pm - 18 November 2021

Finding dog poo on pavements can be a particularly nasty encounter so we’re cracking down on it – and need your help.

boy in a long sleeved red and white top and a red scarf running along the beach with his arms spread out

1:22pm - 18 November 2021

As a coastal area it’s important we do all we can to look after our rivers and beaches.

a pound sign held up against the sunlight

1:21pm - 18 November 2021

Community initiatives to boost employment and enhance the skills of local people are coming to North Somerset thanks to a £2.8m funding boost.

man and woman wearing winter clothes looking at items at a Christmas market stall covered in lights

1:17pm - 18 November 2021

Now is the time to get into the Christmas spirit as towns across North Somerset start switching on their Christmas lights and hosting fairs and festive fun over the coming weeks…

Artist's impression of See Monster art installation

4:19pm - 20 October 2021

A repurposed North Sea off-shore platform will be transformed with gardens and waterfalls to create a stunning art installation in Weston-super-Mare next summer.

HRH Princess Royal at Food Works

4:07pm - 20 October 2021

An innovative food and drink centre in Weston-super-Mare was officially opened today (Friday) by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.

lateral flow tests on a wooden table with a mug of coffee

4:07pm - 20 October 2021

Coronavirus cases are rising locally and around the region so do what you can to keep yourself and those around you safe.

lightbulb made of screwed up green paper

4:04pm - 20 October 2021

Calls for action on climate change are growing louder and louder as the UK prepares to host a global summit of world leaders.

Oven top with hobs on

4:03pm - 20 October 2021

Increasing energy costs, rising bills and suppliers going bust might bring lots of worry but support is available if you need it.

Woman walking down a street in the dark

4:02pm - 20 October 2021

Violence against women and girls in public places will be tackled in North Somerset thanks to new funding for prevention work and protection.