Extending, renovating or converting your home to suit your needs can be a big job – so you want to make sure it’s done right.
Any alterations need to adhere to building regulations so North Somerset Council’s building control team is helping to make the process more straightforward by offering free advice drop-in sessions.
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Ice skating isn’t the only thing taking place at the Tropicana in Weston this winter.
Music, comedy and more can all be enjoyed at the Marine Parade venue.
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Take a pledge to reduce your waste and recycle more and you could win a hamper from one of North Somerset’s zero waste shops.
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Follow a spectacular giant puppet as it tells an unforgettable tale of natural history, heritage and myth around Weston-super-Mare’s Old Town Quarry next weekend.
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Have your say on proposals to expand a North Somerset special school when a consultation opens next week.
From next Thursday (19 September) you can have your say on proposals to expand Baytree Special School in Weston-super-Mare from 72 to 120 places, and onto a second site.
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A repairs notice has been served to the private owner of Weston’s derelict Birnbeck Pier.
North Somerset Council, working with Historic England, has exhausted all other options to encourage the owner – CNM Estates – to improve the condition of the historic pier.
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Autumn is here so now is the time to look ahead if your child is due to start school or move to a new one next year.
It can be a big occasion and potentially tough decision for any parent so take a tour of your shortlisted schools to see which one might suit your loved ones best.
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A general election may not on the cards just yet – but it’s time to make sure you’re on the electoral register for when the inevitable does happen.
The annual canvas of households is now under way and residents in North Somerset who are eligible to vote need to inform North Somerset Council.
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Organisations across North Somerset can now apply for up to five free bike stands to help encourage their employees and visitors to cycle.
The Claim a Stand scheme, run by North Somerset Council with funding from the Department for Transport Access Fund, is available to local businesses, community groups, leisure providers, schools and more.
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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