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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.

Click here for the list of Ordinary Public Meetings scheduled in 2022-2023

November 2020

North Somerset to move into Tier 3

News - 26 November 2020

North Somerset, including Portishead, will move into Tier 3 when national restrictions end on December 2nd 2020.

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Bike Rack Success for Portishead High Street

Bike Rack Success for Portishead High Street

News - 20 November 2020

New bike racks have been installed in Portishead High Street

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Town Council Meeting Remote Meeting 18.11.20 @ 7.30pm

Past Meeting - 18 November 2020

An Ordinary meeting of the Town Council will be held on Wednesday 18th November at 7:30pm.

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Community Matters Committee Meeting 11.11.2020 @ 7.30pm

Past Meeting - 11 November 2020

The Community Matters Committee will be meeting on 11th November at 7:30pm.

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Statement from PTC Chairman Paul Gardner re: Town Clerk

News - 10 November 2020

Portishead Town Clerk, Martin Salisbury, has stepped down from his full time position with Portishead Town Council but will remain on the staff team in a part-time role.

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Closure on Bristol Road

News - 9 November 2020

Closures are to be expected for five days.

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Planning Advisory Group meeting 04.11.20

Past Meeting - 4 November 2020

Residents are invited to the Planning Advisory Group meeting taking place at 7.30pm on Wednesday 4th November. Due to the Coronavirus situation the meeting is being held remotely and can be attended by Microsoft Teams internet link or telephone. Public participants will have the opportunity to make comments on Agenda items at at the beginning of the meeting and are requested to email any questions in advance of the meeting to [email protected]

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