19 03, 2021

Hannah More Road Closure – Hinkley Connection Project Update

2021-03-19T10:12:52+00:00March 19th, 2021|

The National Grid Hinkley Connection Project has affected the West End of Nailsea since early 2020 and has led to numerous road closures to make way for new underground cabling. The latest instalment of road closures involves Hannah More Road and the Queens Road junction. Hannah More Road will be closed from Monday 22nd March [...]

17 03, 2021

North Somerset’s New Annual Chargeable Garden Waste Service

2021-03-17T10:26:12+00:00March 17th, 2021|

North Somerset Council are introducing an annual charge for garden waste collections from the start of April. What is the New Garden Waste Service? From Thursday 1st April 2021, only properties that have signed-up and paid for the new garden waste service will have their garden waste collected. The new service will cost £50 per [...]

16 03, 2021

Shop safely this weekend at the Farmers’ Market

2021-03-16T14:12:59+00:00March 16th, 2021|

The Farmers' Market returns to Nailsea High Street this Saturday (20 March) with an array of local food and drink producers. The organisers are taking measures to keep visitors safe with well-managed sanitizer stations and a clear queuing system to maintain social distancing. Residents will be able to enjoy alfresco shopping on Saturday 20 March, [...]

4 03, 2021

CCTV camera system soon to be live

2021-03-04T15:21:36+00:00March 4th, 2021|

We are days away from the long-anticipated CCTV system upgrade in Nailsea going live. The 12 new digital cameras, situated at various prominent locations across the town, will allow North Somerset Council to monitor the town at a closer depth and help to continue to keep the town safe. The upgrade is a district-wide initiative [...]

3 03, 2021

Free Rapid Covid-19 Testing for School Children and Households in North Somerset

2021-03-25T14:51:04+00:00March 3rd, 2021|

School-age children and their families/households are encouraged to get rapid covid-19 tests twice a week. Rapid community testing helps to find people who have Covid-19 but may not be showing symptoms, resulting in infected persons isolating and reducing the spread of the virus. About 1 in 3 people with coronavirus don't have symptoms but can [...]

2 03, 2021

New sports facility for Millennium Park

2021-03-04T11:07:32+00:00March 2nd, 2021|

A new table tennis table has been erected in Millennium Park to promote healthy activity. Sports charity Wesport collaborated with North Somerset Council, Nailsea Active, local Police and Nailsea Town Council to get the table in place. The table, installed in January, was a result of conversations initiated by Wesport and Table Tennis England over [...]

19 02, 2021

Census 2021 – Everything You Need To Know About The 2021 Census

2021-02-19T11:16:04+00:00February 19th, 2021|

In March 2021, households across England and Wales will be asked to take in part in the 2021 census. Census day is Sunday 21st March; however, households will be able to complete the census from early March. This guide to the 2021 census includes everything you need to know, including answers to FAQs. Head to [...]

18 02, 2021

The Uplands Development

2021-02-18T16:53:55+00:00February 18th, 2021|

North Somerset Council has approved the development of the land to the South of The Uplands, Nailsea  (20/P/2000/R3). North Somerset Council owns the land and has proposed to build 52 dwellings, plus a substation building on site. Nailsea Town Council objected to the land being developed, along with over 150 others  who took the time [...]

17 02, 2021

North Somerset’s Green Infrastructure Strategy – Have Your Say

2021-02-17T15:50:13+00:00February 17th, 2021|

North Somerset Council have prepared a green infrastructure strategy to help protect and enhance the local natural environment, and residents of North Somerset are invited to give their views. What is Green Infrastructure? Green infrastructure (GI) is about connecting places and habitats to make them the best they can be. It includes things like: parks [...]

16 02, 2021

Nailsea Community Arts Space Vision

2021-02-16T10:33:13+00:00February 16th, 2021|

At a recent Nailsea Town Council meeting, the prospect of creating a Community Arts Space for the town was introduced. Inspired by other local initiatives such as Watershed and Everyman Picture House in Bristol, the vision for Nailsea Community Art Space (NCAS) is to have a new state-of-the-art building dedicated for theatre performance, lectures, exhibitions, [...]