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Schools across the country have been preparing for some of their pupils to return to the classroom. Here is how one group of schools has been getting ready to make sure pupils can be taught safely and get on with lessons.

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More than 30 drivers have been given a series of warning letters for driving without due care and attention, number plate offences and not having valid vehicle tax after a police investigation in Cheddar.

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Police are keen to speak to a man in connection with a theft.

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Feeling a little bored with your home décor? Then it’s time for a change and there’s no better place to start than from the ground up.

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Plans to build more than 50 homes in a village have been deferred.

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Yesterday, 17:20

Armed police were called to a house in Weston-super-Mare yesterday (Sunday) following reports of a suspected firearm.

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Yesterday, 17:18

Twenty-three more cases of coronavirus have been recorded in North Somerset.

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What's On

Sunday, May 31, 2020

A year-long collaborative venture will be published next week.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Russell Howard has announced new dates for a string of home-coming shows at Bristol’s Hippodome theatre which had to postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Monday, May 25, 2020

Members of a theatre group are fundraising to stage a musical.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

A Weston mum is taking part in a 24-hour gaming challenge to raise cash for a national cancer charity, today, (Thursday),

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

A Weston acoustic duo have released their first EP after reuniting after 23 years.

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A Weston singer will perform a concert live on Facebook tomorrow (Friday).

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A community art space has partnered with University Centre Weston to display photography students’ work online.

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Education News

Yesterday, 12:11

Two unions have praised schools across North Somerset for putting the safety of staff and children first by delaying the reopening of schools following an outbreak of coronavirus.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Readers discussed initial Government plans for schools to reopen in England from Monday, following remarks from a Weston headteacher that schools in the town would reopen when ‘it is safe for all.’

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Schools in North Somerset have been advised to delay re-opening for another week until there is more information on the coronavirus outbreak at Weston General Hospital.

Sport News

49 minutes ago

Back in 1991 as a teenager Matt Bazell with his family moved to Germany after his Dad had been sent there because of his role in the military.

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13:00

Ever since Louis Dean arrived at Weston, he has had one goal and that is the “pathway” to success.

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09:00

“Weston have the best coaching system around by far in my opinion,” says Ethan Reed.

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08:03

Bookmakers issued a mixed report as British racing returned from a 76-day absence, with most firms describing trade as brisk.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Ben Crook has hailed his time with Weston Football Club’s academy as ‘special’, writes Josh Thomas.

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Yesterday, 13:00

Brean Golf Club captain Dave Morgan, along with Ladies and Seniors counterparts Linda Edmondson and Mike Short, have endured a tough start to their year in office since taking over the reins in February.

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Yesterday, 11:00

Somerset Rebels fans will have the chance to relive the team’s first-ever home meeting in the top flight, 20 years on from the maiden outing at the Oak Tree Arena, on Tuesday (June 2).

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Business News

Friday, May 29, 2020

The Government is encouraging people to stay alert as many take their first steps back to their workplace.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

The council’s deputy leader also revealed it had ‘pressed’ the Government for more assistance with its tourism industry.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

A council is warning owners of buildings used by the public to service their water and air conditioning systems before re-opening.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

A fibre cement sheet company has acquired an Italian manufacturing company in a major deal.

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Asda has launched electric vehicles at its Weston store as part of its click and collect service.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

New plans could see a Weston business-park building ravaged by fire rise from the ashes.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Are you getting tired of cooking for the family every night since the lockdown began – why not try your local Indian takeaway and treat yourself to a night off?

Monday, April 27, 2020

North Somerset Council has handed over control of the new innovation centre.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Children eligible for free school meals will benefit from a national voucher scheme allowing them to continue to access meals while they stay at home.

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