Pupils may have only just returned to the classroom but now is the time to apply for a school place if your child is due to start or transfer school next year.
Applications open tomorrow (Saturday) for children starting reception in September next year, or moving onto middle or secondary schools.
Continue reading Time to apply for school places
Outdoor events are returning to North Somerset with socially distanced entertainment for all…
Continue reading More live events – from markets to music
Vacant retail space in Weston-super-Mare is set to be transformed into a multitude of uses for the community thanks to a £1.7m grant.
Weston General Stores is the new project which will turn vacant space into workplaces for entrepreneurs and trading space for retailers, as well as offering business support and skills, learning and employability opportunities for local people.
Continue reading Supporting town centre recovery with £1.7m fund
Motivation to exercise and eat more healthily might be hard to find but the wide-ranging benefits go far beyond the number on the scale.
Last month the government launched a major Better Health campaign to help people kick-start and improve their health and wellbeing.
Continue reading Could you be in better health?
Local lockdowns in other parts of the country serve as a wake-up call for all of us that the risks from coronavirus have not gone away.
While the numbers of cases being identified in North Somerset is currently low, we all still need to follow the guidance to reduce the chances of the disease spreading.
Continue reading Keep protecting yourself and others from coronavirus
More and more facilities are reopening in North Somerset for people to visit.
Here is a round-up of the latest openings…
Continue reading Phased reopening of more spaces and places
Just a few more days remain for small businesses in North Somerset to apply for a discretionary grant of up to £10,000.
Applications are open until Sunday (16 August) in this final round of applications.
Continue reading Last few days to apply for business support
Halfway through the school summer holidays and you might now be running low on ideas to keep your children entertained at home.
Here are a few suggestions to help you through the last few weeks:
Continue reading Ideas for latter half of summer holidays
Would you like to have your say on how North Somerset could look in 2038?
There are less than three weeks left to join the discussion and get involved in the development of North Somerset Council’s new Local Plan for the area.
Continue reading Have your say on North Somerset’s future
Did lockdown make you question your work life balance, or make you wonder if you could do more to help your local community?
Foster carers are urgently needed in North Somerset to make a huge difference to the lives of our children and young people.
Continue reading Could fostering be your new career?