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Holidaymakers who leave their cars in village streets to avoid paying airport parking charges may have to think again after a committee has taken steps to tackle the issue.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Approximately 800 drivers were caught speeding a day in Hutton, prompting calls for a 20mph limit to be introduced.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A ground-breaking campaign to help people deal with stress, anxiety and low mood has been launched.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A proposal has been made for a new GP surgery predicted to cost more than £4million in Locking Parklands village.

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Friday, October 4, 2019

More than 50 homeless people benefited from free dental treatment and hair cuts at a health and wellbeing event in Weston.

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Park home residents in North Somerset are being warned to be on their guard after a recent rise in reported rogue trading activities.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

The manager of a Weston nursery has praised her 'amazing staff' following an 'outstanding' Ofsted rating.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

A meeting about Brexit will be held by North Somerset Council at Weston Town Hall today (Tuesday).

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Hundreds of people in North Somerset are suffering from cancers linked to alcohol consumption.

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Monday, August 19, 2019

A Weston quarry has been transformed into a children's learning space, with a forest school set to host activity weeks for children.

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Parents in North Somerset are missing out on vital health visits for their babies, increasing the risk of mental health issues going undetected.

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Saturday, June 29, 2019

Plans to transform shopping areas have been proposed through the new shopfront design guide.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Stones are being thrown up against the windows of businesses in Meadow Street and shop fronts are rotting, due to a large watery pothole in the road.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Care homes are in crisis with a shortage of beds, spiralling costs and a lack of staff.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Children in care are leaving school with fewer qualifications than their classmates, according to new figures.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

'Inspirational volunteers' have been awarded for leading walks across North Somerset.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

A mysterious sinkhole has opened up on a residential street in Uphill.

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

There may be thousands more people living in North Somerset over the next five years than previously thought, according to new figures.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

All of the latest news from the count today (Friday) which is being held at Hutton Moor Leisure Centre in Weston-super-Mare.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

As people around the district prepare to go to the polls tomorrow (Thursday), here is a list of everyone standing for North Somerset Council

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

More than 2,000 primary school places will be left unfilled in North Somerset in future, according to council predictions.

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Campaigners push for homes to be built on North Somerset's brownfield sites to protect green spaces.

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Sunday, March 31, 2019

Plans to secure 'valuable investment' and transform Weston-super-Mare's Tropicana into a 9,000- capacity arena have suffered a hammer blow - after a funding bid failed.

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Transformational plans which will see tens of millions of pounds invested into Weston-super-Mare Rugby Club's stadium received a big boost.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

A new working party to 'address health and wellbeing issues across Weston' will be set up.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The new mayor of Weston-super-Mare has been announced.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Vital repair works to Weston-super-Mare's dilapidated pier, which has been closed since 1994, could finally be carried out.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A 'fascinating' new book exploring Weston's history was celebrated at its unveiling last week.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Not one councillor from Weston has thus far been allowed to make comments in a review of parking in the town - despite 'promises' there would be cross-party involvement.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

More than 2,200 incidents of fly-tipping were reported to North Somerset Council last year, but Government figures show the authority failed to take action against any offenders.

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

People from the 53 nations were invited to celebrate Commonwealth Day by North Somerset Council.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

The 'truly incredible' transformations of some of Weston's rough sleepers has spurred volunteers to make the town's first night assessment centre a permanent fixture.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

A young couple have faced harrowing conditions after sleeping alongside rats, silverfish and the smell of sewerage while living in a damp flat in Weston.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Plans to 'secure the future' the future of a listed building on Weston seafront by transforming it into housing have been revealed.

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Friday, March 8, 2019

A pothole in Weston-super-Mare was swiftly filled in by North Somerset Council's highways teams after a cheeky snap comparing it to a boating lake was taken.

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Friday, March 8, 2019

More than half a dozen leases at Weston's Sovereign Shopping Centre have already expired, and several more will lapse by the end of next year.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Weston MP John Penrose has criticised a masterplan which will create a 'new town' in North Somerset, demanding the proposals focus on tackling the district's congestion woes instead.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Campaigners have rubbished claims plans to bulldoze a former pub have been hindered by 'political pressure', calling on North Somerset Council to reject the proposals.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Dog bin collections across the area are finally set to improve.

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

'We can't have an all-singing-and-all-dancing' hospital in Weston, according to a North Somerset councillor.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

New funding arrangements are set to improve support for pupils with special educational needs (SEND).

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Friday, March 1, 2019

'Nightmare' traffic-calming measures face being changed because, for almost two years, they have blocked a Worle couple from safely being able to access their home.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Slow developers have cost North Somerset Council millions in bonuses after it was revealed the authority fell short of housing targets.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

The buying up of retail premises in a declining market is not a particularly risky move, according to North Somerset Council's leader.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

A primary school has been named the best in North Somerset after earning recognition for its schemes to promote sustainable travel.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

People living unlawfully at a farm dubbed 'a blot on the landscape' have been handed eviction notices after years of the occupiers being in limbo.

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Camera crews will be spotted across North Somerset soon, as a period drama based on a Jane Austen novel is filmed for national television.

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Monday, February 25, 2019

'We cannot let down the future generations' - North Somerset Council declare a 'climate emergency'.

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Sunday, February 24, 2019

Shoppers have had their say on what shops they would like to see in Weston after it was revealed the town could receive millions to help its struggling High Street.

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Sunday, February 24, 2019

Has the long-awaited redevelopment of Weston's Dolphin Square given the town a much-needed boost, or has it culminated in something 'a long way removed from the catalytic change' promised a decade ago?

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