News and 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).
Please check the agenda for each meeting to confirm the venue.
Please note that the Severnside Sirens are tested every 3rd day of the month at 3pm. Click here for a safety leaflet on the Severnside Sirens or find out more on the Severnside Sirens website.
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.
News - 26 February 2019
Healthy Weston have planned a stakeholder event in the afternoon of Tuesday 26th Feb, (details below) and are pleased to be able to invite you to this before the first public engagement later that day
News - 20 February 2019
Help to Claim Service - Adviser Vacancy. Please see attached.
News - 18 February 2019
North Somerset Council must ensure delivery of a local, independent Healthwatch service for the area.
News - 12 February 2019
A consultation report for the proposed highway improvement scheme at Wyndham Way, Portishead is now published on the North Somerset Council website.
Past Meeting - 6 February 2019
Members of the public are welcome at the Planning Committee Meeting in Portishead Folk Hall. There is an opportunity to address the Town Council for up to four minutes in the public speaking section at the beginning of the meeting. Meetings are held in the Folk Hall and start at 7.30pm.