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.
Continue reading Don’t be a Dick this Christmas
Could you make fostering your New Year’s resolution for the coming year?
Families across North Somerset are needed to provide a loving home for local children in care.
Continue reading Could you be a foster carer?
If you know someone who freelances, works from home or needs stylish office space – a voucher for desk space at Weston’s creative hub could be the perfect gift.
The Stable, in Wadham Street, is the co-working space with shared and private work spaces, offices and meeting rooms.
Continue reading Give the gift of co-working
Do you or a loved-one use North Somerset’s mobile library service?
A new timetable is coming in for the New Year so check when the bus will be rolling into your village.
Continue reading Changes to mobile library routes
Try a gym or swim class for just £1 in Portishead and Nailsea to help kick start a healthy 2019.
Places Leisure, which runs Parish Wharf leisure centre in Portishead and Strode leisure centre in Nailsea, is offering swim and gym classes for just £1 between Tuesday 1 and Wednesday 9 January.
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If you’ve had one too many mince pies already this festive season there are lots of opportunities to stretch your legs and burn off a few calories.
Some of the highlights include… Continue reading Fun ways to burn off the Christmas bloat
Portishead marathon man Ben Smith is heading to America for a mighty new challenge – and you can take up your own endeavour to help support him.
Ben ran 401 marathons in 401 days between 2015 and 2016 and raised more than £330,000 for two anti-bullying charities. Continue reading Portishead marathon man heading to America
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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A spectacular festive wonderland has returned to Weston-super-Mare’s seafront featuring the UK’s largest covered winter ice rink.
Icescape @The Tropicana is now open until Sunday 6 January – and to celebrate we have one family ticket to give away.
Continue reading Win a family ticket to Icescape!
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…
Continue reading Adventures and spooky holiday fun