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News & Events

A wide range of community groups in Portishead ensure that a constant flow of activities and events take place throughout the year in the town, with something to appeal to everyone. These range from open gardens weekends and the annual carnival to flower shows, a raft race and spectacular festive illuminations.

Our calendar brings you up-to-date news of these activities and events, along with details of Council meetings and other items of public interest. Just click on the relevant date on the calendar (to the right), for more information and the agenda (usually available 3 days before the meeting). 

All Portishead Town Council public meetings are held on a Wednesday at the Folk Hall unless otherwise stated:

  • Planning Advisory Group Committee 7:30pm Folk Hall
  • Town Council 7:30pm Folk Hall
  • Staffing & Finance Committee 7:30pm Folk Hall - Eve Wigan Room 
  • Community Matters Commitee 7:30pm Folk Hall

Please note that the Severnside Sirens are tested every 3rd day of the month at 3pm. You can find more information on them here.

Due to the current Coronavirus situation the public meetings may be cancelled*, rescheduled or held remotely.  Please check this page for details of changes and which meetings will be held remotely.

Click Here for the list of Ordinary Public Meetings scheduled in 2020-2021, a summary of which are:

Meeting

Jun

2020

Jul

2020

Aug

2020

Sep

2020

Oct

2020

Nov

2020

Dec

2020

Jan

2021

Feb

2021

Mar

2021

Apr

2021

May

2021

Planning

Advisory

3rd 1st 5th 2nd 7th 4th 2nd 6th 3rd 3rd 7th 5th

Community

Matters

* 8th 12th 9th 14th 11th 9th 13th 10th 10th 14th 12th

Town

Council

17th 15th - 16th - 18th - 20th - 17th -

19th

Annual

Meeting

Staffing &

Finance

- 29th - - 28th - - 27th - - 28th 26th

Annual

Residents

Meeting

- - - - - - - - - - 21st -

February 2020

Community Matters (Recreation & Works) Committee Meeting 26th February 2020

Past Meeting - 26 February 2020

All are invited to attend the Community Matters (formerly Recreation & Works) Committee meeting to be held at 7.30pm in the Folk Hall. To see further details and the Agenda please Read More below.

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North Somerset Car Parking Consultation Launched

News - 20 February 2020

North Somerset Car Parking Consultation to introduce car parking charges and other restrictions in Portishead and North Somerset

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Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan - Consultation

News - 20 February 2020

North Somerset Council are consulting on the future strategy for cycling and walking routes - Proposals for new routes in Portishead

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Closure of the Sheepway and Portbury Nature Reserve Access from 27 February

News - 17 February 2020

Sheepway closure from 27 February as part of the Hinkley Point Connection Project

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Closure of M5 Motorway Junction 19 - Southbound Entry Slip Road

News - 13 February 2020

Closure of M5 Motorway Junction 19 - Southbound Entry Slip Road

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Town Council Agenda 12th February 2020

Past Meeting - 12 February 2020

Town Council Agenda 12th February 2020

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Rewilding Consultation - Outcome and Tree Planting Schedule

News - 11 February 2020

Rewilding Consultation - Outcome and Tree Planting Schedule

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Planning Advisory Group

Planning Advisory Group

Past Meeting - 5 February 2020

Planning Advisory Group meeting to be held in the Folk Hall @ 7.30pm. All welcome.

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