One in four doctors hired by Weston Area Health NHS Trust (WAHT) last year come from developing countries where recruitment is banned.
Hundreds of dementia patients are being prescribed anti-psychotic drugs which increase the risk of stroke and can accelerate the symptoms of the disease.
Men and women are living healthier lives for longer than across other parts of the UK, new figures have revealed.
More than 1,000 crimes were committed by previous offenders in North Somerset last year.
Care homes are in crisis with a shortage of beds, spiralling costs and a lack of staff.
The number of electric cars on North Somerset’s roads increased by a quarter year.
Children in care are leaving school with fewer qualifications than their classmates, according to new figures.
There may be thousands more people living in North Somerset over the next five years than previously thought, according to new figures.
Thousands of people faced waiting more than three months for NHS psychological care in North Somerset and the surrounding area.
More than 1,300 pupils were missing from North Somerset’s schools every day last year, new figures show.
The proportion of parents giving their children the full MMR vaccine has dropped.
Thousands of people across North Somerset have signed an online petition calling on Theresa May to scrap Brexit.
The M5 is at its most free-flowing near Weston, new figures released have revealed.