Calling all North Somerset Instagram users!

Instagram users in Nailsea, Backwell, Churchill or Banwell are being invited to take snaps of what they value in their local area to share on the app.

Long-term proposals are being developed for new homes and major transport improvements in North Somerset and the landscape of these areas could change in the future.

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Can you help boost Nailsea’s recycling rate?

Residents in Nailsea are being urged to rally round to boost their recycling rate.

Community group Better Nailsea is hosting a stand at the town’s Skate Park Festival and Activities Showcase on Saturday 15 July to let people know about the benefits of recycling and how to improve the area for everyone to enjoy.

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Could you help the Lake Grounds scoop a Green Flag?

Portishead Lake Grounds could soon be flying its own Green Flag – but a new management plan must be written first.

Portishead Lake Centre

Green Flags, awarded by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy, recognise well managed, high quality green spaces which are open for public use.

To gain the prestigious award, a detailed management plan must be submitted first.

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Discover great days out

Wondering what to do this autumn?

Screengrab of Discover North Somerset

Discover things to do, places to go, food to eat and the heritage of North Somerset in a new what’s on website full of information about local sites and attractions.

The website includes an up-to-date what’s on guide, a comprehensive list of places to visit and explore, and information about facts and local figures in North Somerset.

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