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Enforcement roadshow a success

As part of National Licensing Week, North Somerset Council organised a roadshow and enforcement operation in Weston-super-Mare on Friday 23 June. The roadshow took place on the council’s purple StreetSafe bus MAVIS (multi-agency vehicle in service) parked in Princess Royal Square. Officers from the council’s Licensing team were joined by colleagues from Environmental Protection, Community Safety, Trading Standards, Food Safety, Civil Parking Enforcement and Community Response to raise awareness of the work they do to ensure North Somerset is a [...]


Need help? See MAVIS

People enjoying a night out in Weston-super-Mare now have a safe place to go every Saturday night if they need any sort of help. Mavis (multi-agency vehicle in service) provides a hub for police, ambulance, street wardens, street pastors, licensing and other local agencies, enabling them to offer immediate assistance to ensure people enjoy a safe night out. (more…)


New orders to tackle anti-social behaviour in North Somerset

New orders to tackle anti-social behaviour and make public spaces in North Somerset more welcoming will come into force later this year. North Somerset Council’s Executive has given the go-ahead for a number of Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs) to be introduced across the district aimed at preventing individuals or groups of individuals committing anti-social behaviour in public places. (more…)