Revellers in Weston-super-Mare are being asked ‘Don’t be a Dick’ as their Christmas celebrations get under way.
North Somerset Council and Avon and Somerset Police have teamed up again to run the ‘Dick and Franny’ campaign in a bid to make drinkers think about their behaviour during nights out over the festive period.
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Lots of fun family activities are taking place across North Somerset over the next couple of weeks.
Watch a festive family show, see some wonderful fireworks, or get on the rink to try ice skating.
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It’s the school holidays next week and lots of spooky fun and adventures can be enjoyed across North Somerset.
Here’s a round-up of some events taking place…
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Cycle clubs and special events take place regularly across North Somerset and the wider area for people to meet like-minded cyclists and enjoy communal rides.
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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.
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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.
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Look up to the skies above Weston-super-Mare this weekend for some amazing aerial displays by both aeroplanes and hot air balloons.
Weston Air Festival returns tomorrow (Saturday 23 June) and Sunday (24 June) with a bumper line-up of aerial displays including the Red Arrows, Typhoon, Catalina, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, Aerosuperbatics Wingwalkers and more.
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Birthday celebrations will be under way in Weston-super-Mare next week when the town’s creative hub celebrates its first birthday.
The Stable, in Wadham Street, is the town’s first co-working space for the digital, tech and online creative industries.
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A marathon crowdfunding campaign launches this weekend to help secure the future of a North Somerset charity.
Portishead runner Ben Smith launched the 401 Foundation last year, on the back of his astounding challenge of running 401 marathons in 401 days.
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Time is running out to comment on how services at Weston General Hospital and other NHS and care services around Weston-super-Mare can be changed and improved.
North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wants to ensure local people have the best possible health and care services suitable for their needs now and in the future.
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