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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 -

June 2020

Halls: Re-Opening Update

News - 24 June 2020

Where we are with the re-opening of our halls

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Closure - Southbound J19 exit slip

News - 22 June 2020

Improvement works to begin on the 29th June

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Town Council Remote Meeting Wednesday 17 June @ 7.30pm

Past Meeting - 17 June 2020

Town Council Remote Meeting Wednesday 17 June @ 7.30pm

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Closure on St. Mary's Road

News - 16 June 2020

The closure is expected to last from the 16th-18th June.

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Notice of Election North Somerset District Councillor - Portishead East Ward

News - 12 June 2020

Today an Interim Notice of Election for a Portishead East Ward North Somerset District Councillor seat was issued, due to Paul Gardner stepping down from that seat.

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High Down and St. Peter's Schools - Road Closures and Changes

News - 8 June 2020

Information regarding road closures and changes around High Down and St. Peter's Schools.

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Road Closure - Finsterre Parade/Lundy Gate

News - 8 June 2020

Due to sewer repair, the junction of Finsterre Parade and Lundy Gate is temporarily closed.

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Planning Advisory Group

Past Meeting - 3 June 2020

The Planning Advisory Group meeting will take place at 7.30pm on Wednesday 3rd June 2020.

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Wyndham Way Closure [UPDATE]

News - 1 June 2020

Wyndham Way will no longer be closed on the night of the 17th June.

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