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4:17pm - 7 May 2020

North Somerset Council’s Borrow a Bike scheme is now being used to help key workers get to work.

2:32pm - 7 May 2020

North Somerset Council is working closely with Avon and Somerset Police and other partners to ensure people are following the Government guidance on keeping safe during the Covid-19 pandemic.

11:07am - 6 May 2020

Worlebury Camp hillfort has been damaged by camp fires, off-road motorbikes and ground being dug up during the current lockdown.

9:10am - 6 May 2020

Thanks to some extra funding from North Somerset Council, libraries in North Somerset are offering temporary free access to thousands of newspapers and magazines.

11:51am - 5 May 2020

A new loan for local businesses has been launched by the Government. The Bounce Back Loan Scheme will enable businesses to borrow up to £50,000, accessing money within days, and in some cases within 24 hours.

11:24am - 5 May 2020

North Somerset Council has purchased its own supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in an effort to support local care workers – and the first instalment has now arrived.

4:47pm - 4 May 2020

North Somerset Council is urging local businesses across the region to get in touch to receive the Business Grant Fund, a Government grant scheme available to businesses and individuals who have been affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

10:26am - 4 May 2020

Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset, Mrs Maw, writes a message to the people of North Somerset during this difficult time.

12:56pm - 1 May 2020

While the coronavirus lockdown means we may not be able to mark VE Day with events and gatherings, there are still plenty of ways to get involved.

9:45am - 1 May 2020

Vehicle owners are being urged to park considerately on the road and make sure there is enough room for emergency service and recycling vehicles to get through.

9:40am - 1 May 2020

North Somerset Council has decided to relax enforcement temporarily of the seasonal dog ban on Weston-super-Mare’s main beach which comes into effect today (Friday 1 May).

4:54pm - 30 April 2020

A special school in Weston-super-Mare is set to expand its provision following a decision at yesterday’s meeting of North Somerset Council’s Executive.

3:31pm - 30 April 2020

Residents and businesses will have the opportunity to engage in a two-stage consultation process this year on a plan that will shape the future growth of North Somerset.

12:49pm - 30 April 2020

Following extensive pre-planning work and consultations last year, a planning application has been submitted today to North Somerset Council to expand Baytree Special School.