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Ambitious plans to protect jobs and boost the economy following the coronavirus pandemic have been announced by North Somerset Council.

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Yesterday, 12:00

A Somerset care home has been awarded a ‘good’ rating overall by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

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Yesterday, 08:00

A popular food and drink festival will return to the streets of Weston today (Saturday).

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Yesterday, 07:00

People in North Somerset are being encouraged to download the NHS Covid-19 app to help combat the virus.

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Fri, 17:34

Victims were left ‘traumatised’ after a burglar ‘knowingly targeted lone and vulnerable women’ leaving them feeling unsafe in their own homes, a court has heard.

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Fri, 15:13

A cycle path in Weston will benefit from a £130,000 revamp as part of an improvement scheme for the area which starts on October 5.

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Fri, 13:00

Weston General Hospital has started to make improvements to its A&E after it was handed a warning notice – but it is still suffering from a shortfall in permanent nurses.

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Fri, 12:56

Police are appealing for help to trace a 30-year-old man wanted in connection with a string of criminal offences.

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Fri, 10:32

A new tech wristband to help people with dementia is being launched by police and fire officers in Avon and Somerset.

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Fri, 09:00

Recycling and waste services will be brought back under local control next year.

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Fri, 08:30

Church services in Winscombe and Sandford are expected to go ahead, despite the latest Covid-19 restrictions.

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Fri, 07:00

A Historic England fund worth £1.1.million has been awarded to North Somerset Council to create an innovative heritage programme for Weston.

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Thu, 15:55

Weston Town Council is urging people to become part of history with their good-will coronavirus story.

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Thu, 13:00

The construction of a village primary school is nearly complete.

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Thu, 12:09

Brean beach was a canvas for a world-renowned landscape artist who is supporting an international campaign for the return of a popular TV series filmed in the area.

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Thu, 08:00

A sustainable village shop launched during lockdown has exceeded its Crowdfunder target, which will enable it to transform its space.

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Thu, 06:55

Businesses will be legally required to enforce an NHS app from today (Thursday), with customers and visitors required to use a QR code, which will log customers’ movements as part of the NHS Test, Trace, Protect app.

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Wed, 16:55

Two Congresbury stores will open their doors again this week.

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Wed, 15:55

A cash injection has seen an auditorium and sports hall upgraded for students.

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Wed, 15:41

The streets and shoreline of Weston set the stage for a range of free entertainment brought to the town by North Somerset arts organisation Theatre Orchard and Culture Weston on Saturday.

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Wed, 12:42

Hospitality workers in North Somerset are being urged by the police to be on the lookout for suspicious activities which might involve drug crime.

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Wed, 12:00

Sandford cidermakers, Thatchers has announced a limited edition cider available only through a charity raffle.

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Wed, 07:43

Councillors in North Somerset are calling for an urgent support package to help the hospitality industry following the introduction of more public health restrictions.

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Tue, 13:30

Police are looking for three men following a collision at a petrol station in Weston when a man in his 50s was left with leg injuries.

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Tue, 11:55

The 20th blue plaque has been installed in Weston.

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Tue, 11:40

A man in his 50s was left with a serious head injury after he was knocked to the ground by a man in Weston-super-Mare High Street last night (Monday).

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Tue, 10:11

Four members of staff at Bournville Primary School have tested positive for Covid-19.

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Tue, 06:55

A primary school has opened its classrooms to pupils.

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Mon, 17:21

Up to 40 people may lose their jobs at a Somerset tourist attraction which will close ‘for the foreseeable future’.

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Mon, 13:23

North Somerset Council has served a compulsory purchase order (CPO) to the private owners of Birnbeck Pier, but its owner will contest the order.

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Mon, 09:00

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in North Somerset is going down slightly, but council leaders are urging people to continue following the Government’s advice.

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Sunday, September 20, 2020

A new vision for Weston to make it a healthier, greener and more prosperous place to live has been endorsed by council leaders.

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Saturday, September 19, 2020

Empty noticeboards in Weston and Clevedon are being given a new lease of life with vibrant poster artworks created by artists in the area, as part of an initiative organised by Culture Weston and Weston Artspace.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A Weston businessman has been shortlisted for an accolade in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A five-bedroom detached family home, backing onto Weston Woods and offering extensive views over Weston, Worle and beyond.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A Somerset pub and hotel has closed after one of its visitors has tested positive for coronavirus.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A female cyclist has died following a collision with a car in Somerset.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

A staff member at a North Somerset medical practice has tested positive for coronavirus.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

Bristol Airport has submitted an appeal against its rejected expansion plan.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

A staff member at a Somerset restaurant and takeaway has tested positive for coronavirus.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Liam Fox has backed calls for the introduction of Covid-19 testing at Bristol Airport for arriving passengers.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

A student at a Somerset school has tested positive for coronavirus today (Thursday).

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Staff from a North Somerset school are ‘thrilled’ to see students return to classrooms and have thanked parents for putting their trust in them.

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