Are you a business which has worked hard to promote sustainable travel this year?
Entries to the annual Travelwest Business Awards are now open to recognise the organisations across the West of England which are making significant contributions to sustainable travel.
Continue reading Awards open for promoting sustainable travel
Residents and businesses are invited to have their say on multi-million pound transport plans for Weston-super-Mare town centre.
Highways and transport improvements are proposed for Station Road, Walliscote Road and Alexandra Parade thanks to a £4.45m grant from the Department for Transport and Local Growth Fund.
Continue reading Have your say on proposed road scheme
A busy bridge in Weston-super-Mare is getting a significant £80,000 upgrade to its road and paths this week.
Drove Road bridge, which links Locking Road to Drove Road roundabout, closed to traffic for five days from yesterday (Monday 24 June) as the road is resurfaced and paths are patched.
Continue reading Busy bridge getting £80,000 upgrade this week
Traffic congestion across the West of England is now being challenged during a fun free scheme with rewards on offer.
Entries are open to the Travelwest Challenge, which encourages people across the area to get active and take more sustainable journeys to work.
Continue reading Challenge to reduce traffic congestion now on
Do you run a business and would you like to help your employees have a greener commute to work?
Funding is now available for North Somerset businesses to apply for a grant to install electric vehicle charging points.
Continue reading Funding available for electric vehicle charging points
The re-opening of Portishead’s railway line is back on track after the scheme received more than £31m of funding from the Department for Transport.
The funding for MetroWest Phase 1, which includes the reopening of the Portishead to Bristol rail line, was announced last week.
It comes ahead of the submission of a Development Consent Order (DCO) to the Government in July. Continue reading Funding secured for Portishead Rail
Have your say on how you move around North Somerset and help shape how transport schemes are prioritised in the coming years.
The draft Joint Local Transport Plan (JLTP4) needs your involvement before it is finalised.
Continue reading Tell us your top future transport priorities
Days are getting longer and hopefully the weather will soon be warmer so now could be the time to get your bicycle out of hibernation.
Cycling is a quick and convenient way to get out and about in your local area but it can be very frustrating if you’re unlucky enough to have your bike stolen.
Continue reading Simple steps to avoid getting your bike stolen
A stretch of road through Banwell is set to be improved next week.
The A371 is having some preparatory work done to it ahead of further surface improvements next year, as part of North Somerset Council’s commitment to maintaining the area’s roads.
Continue reading Road gets a revamp
A 7.5 tonne weight limit is being introduced on a busy bridge in Weston-super-Mare from tomorrow (Friday 21 December) due to safety concerns.
An inspection found significant defects to the Winterstoke Road bridge, which runs over the main Bristol to Taunton railway line.
Continue reading Weight limit on busy bridge starts tomorrow