10 06, 2020

Nailsea based ‘Camp Out, CampIN’ campaign raises £1500 for Foodbank

2020-06-10T09:50:31+01:00June 10th, 2020|

Recently there have been lots of great ideas to raise funds to assist organisations serving our communities during the time of the lockdown, and Nailsea resident Phil Williams decided to get involved with his passions of camping, and raising funds whilst having fun, but because he couldn't go to the beach staying over in his [...]

29 05, 2020

CANCELLED: Nailsea and Backwell Beer & Cider Festival Announce Cancellation of the 2020 Event

2020-05-29T12:11:04+01:00May 29th, 2020|

It is a sad day for many in Nailsea and Backwell with the official announcement that the Beer and Cider Festival will not go ahead this year. In light of the Coronavirus pandemic that is currently putting most events on hold in the UK, this decision does not come as a surprise. For many residents, [...]

27 05, 2020

Schools in Nailsea – Everything You Need to Know About Schools Reopening  

2020-05-27T15:32:38+01:00May 27th, 2020|

Following government guidance, schools in Nailsea may begin to open up to certain year groups from June 1st. Find out everything you need to know about the conditional reopening of schools with this guide.  Read the official government guidance on schools here.   Please note that the decision to reopen and the specifics may vary from school to school.     Which year [...]

22 05, 2020

The scarecrows that are taking over Nailsea!

2020-05-22T11:41:12+01:00May 22nd, 2020|

The Nailsea Scarecrow group have been putting a smile on people’s faces throughout lockdown with their fun and inventive scarecrow creations to keep you entertained on your walks. If you have been wondering why figures such as Donald Trump, The Gruffalo and Darth Vader have been popping up in people’s front gardens around Nailsea then [...]

22 05, 2020

Over 4000 Local Residents assisted by Nailsea Covid-19 Help Group

2020-05-22T11:08:36+01:00May 22nd, 2020|

Local volunteer organisation, ‘Nailsea Covid-19 Help Group’ has responded to more than 4300 requests for support since the Covid-19 lockdown was announced in March. Set up following the rise of the pandemic and the announcement of the lockdown, the Nailsea Covid-19 Help Group has responded to more than 4300 requests for support from local residents, [...]

19 05, 2020

18th Nailsea’s Skate Park Community Festival Postponed

2020-05-19T15:02:10+01:00May 19th, 2020|

The organising committee of the extremely popular Skate Park Festival and activities showcase met earlier this week, and unfortunately had no choice but to at this stage to postpone the event from its scheduled date of June 6, 2020. We realise this is a great disappointment for all those looking forward to it, but sadly [...]

13 05, 2020

The people of Nailsea are coming together to get through lockdown

2020-05-13T14:45:00+01:00May 13th, 2020|

The past few weeks have had a drastic impact on the people of the UK and around the world. The impact of the Coronavirus is sure to be with us for a long time to come as we try to slow the spread and protect the NHS.   The people of Nailsea have shown an incredible amount of support to keep each [...]

9 04, 2020

Network Rail Confirms Works Between Bristol Parkway and Newport Next Weekend

2020-04-09T10:55:29+01:00April 9th, 2020|

It has been confirmed that the improvement work on the railway line between Bristol and South Wales will go ahead from this Saturday 11 April until Sunday 19 April. The line from Bristol Parkway to South Wales will therefore be closed and services for key workers provided by buses. GWR have carefully reviewed all planned [...]

7 04, 2020

COVID-19 Business Grants

2020-04-07T13:34:16+01:00April 7th, 2020|

The Government has recently announced grant schemes to help businesses following the COVID-19 outbreak. Small business grant £10,000 grant available for ratepayers in receipt of small business relief. Rateable value of less than £15,000. Retail grant Grant available for ratepayers in receipt of retail relief (this includes properties falling within the recently announced extension to [...]