Creating a strong financial footing

Millions of pounds will be invested in projects across North Somerset to help make the area a more attractive place to live and visit.

On Tuesday, councillors set the budget for the financial year ahead and outlined how North Somerset Council will retain, protect and improve services.

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Have your say on new anti-social behaviour orders

New orders to help tackle anti-social behaviour and make public spaces more welcoming are being proposed. 

North Somerset Council is planning to introduce a number of new and amended Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs) in response to concerns from residents and businesses about community safety issues in their area.

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The importance of rewilding

Rewilding means leaving nature to its own devices and letting it flourish – and it’s an important step in helping to mitigate the effects of climate change.

North Somerset Council launched its rewilding project earlier this year and it has now teamed up with BBC’s Rob Pilley to explain exactly what it is in this short video.

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Still time to have your say on area’s future

Would you like to have a say on how North Somerset grows and develops over the coming decades?

There is still time to comment on the second stage of consultation for North Somerset Council’s new Local Plan, the Choices for the Future consultation.

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More volunteers needed to help plant 20,000 trees

More green-fingered volunteers are needed to help plant 20,000 trees across North Somerset this winter as part of the council’s rewilding programme.

Work will start in November and numbers are restricted to comply with Covid-19 health and safety guidelines so pre-register if you’d like to take part.

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Discover North Somerset delights

North Somerset is special – we love it and want to showcase everything it has to offer.

This month North Somerset Council has launched its ‘We ♥ North Somerset’ campaign to champion the natural environment, rich history, local events and businesses that make the area so special.

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Enjoy summer in North Somerset safely

With a few more weeks of summer left, there is still time to discover what’s on your doorstep and be a tourist in your own area.

North Somerset has beautiful beaches, stunning countryside and historic towns and villages, so you don’t have to go far for an enjoyable day out.

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