Big decisions will be being made in households across North Somerset this week as teenagers reflect on their A-level exam results and what the next step might be.
Whether they embark on a new adventure at university, decide to take a year out to travel the world, or want to enter the workforce, there will be a lot of emotions for all the family to deal with.
Continue reading Decisions after A-level results
World-class cyclists including Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome will be whizzing along the roads in North Somerset soon as Britain’s premier road cycling event sweeps the country.
Stage 3 of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain takes place on Tuesday 4 September and much of the 128km route is in our area.
Continue reading Watch world-class cyclists whizz by
If boredom is starting to creep into the latter half of the school summer holidays, you might be in search of a little inspiration for fun things to do.
Lots of activities are taking place across North Somerset before school starts again, so take a look at this list…
Continue reading Still time for summer holiday fun
A plea has gone out to find a dentist and optician from North Somerset who could help out during a health and wellbeing day for homeless people.
The day, organised by North Somerset Council’s health trainers and homeless charity Somewhere to Go, runs from 10am to 2pm on Friday 14 September.
Continue reading Are you a local dentist or optician?
Could you do with a little encouragement to kick-start a healthier lifestyle?
National Fitness Day takes place on Wednesday 26 September and if the day inspires you to be more active but you need more help and support, the Health Trainer service could be just the answer.
Continue reading Help to be more active
A dedicated scheme has been set up by the Home Office to make it easier for people of the Windrush generation to access support and understand what’s on offer.
The scheme enables the government to process citizenship applications for Commonwealth nationals in the UK who settled in the UK before 1973, free of charge.
Continue reading Are you the Windrush generation?
Film fans can roll out their picnic blankets and enjoy the outdoor cinema experience in Clevedon soon.
The Curzon Cinema has teamed up with Sunset Cinema to bring two spectacular outdoor screenings to Salthouse Fields.
Continue reading Enjoy the outdoor cinema experience
Pirates of all ages are needed to follow a special map and discover the treasures along the new Brean Down Way cycle path.
Perfect your pirate lingo and don your eye patch for the adventure this Sunday (20 August).
Continue reading Shiver me timbers – it’s a pirate ride!
Yesterday was a life-changing day for many young people across the country – A-level results.
Whether there were cheers or tears in your household, the advice given by careers advisers is not to panic or jump into a university course because it was the only one offered.
Continue reading Surviving the stress of exam results
Parents of three-year-olds will be swapping Thomas the Tank Engine tales for text books before they know it.
It might be a scary thought but if your child was born between 1 September 2013 and 31 August 2014, they can start at a primary or infant/first school from September 2018.
Continue reading School admissions open soon