Tuesday, July 12, 2016

A 40-year-old man who attacked a schoolboy in Weston-super-Mare by stamping on his head because he was ‘having a bad day’ has been jailed for the ‘unprovoked and sustained’ assault.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Greater accountability is needed for privately-owned drug rehabilitation centres in Weston-super-Mare, a councillor has warned.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Sharply-dressed boys and girls in gorgeous gowns posed proudly at Sidcot School’s prom.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Landlords in Weston-super-Mare say the council’s new licence scheme – aimed at tackling rogue landlords – is ‘short-sighted’ and a ‘money-making exercise’.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

The chief executive of a Weston-super-Mare drug and alcohol treatment centre says the council is ‘not providing care’ for people struggling with addictions.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Junior doctors at Weston General Hospital say a lack of funding and staff shortages is tempting them to move overseas to work.

Monday, July 4, 2016

A father and son were flown to safety in a rescue hovercraft after getting stuck in deep mud almost a mile from the shore at Weston.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

A North Somerset primary school is now home to a new and improved food technology room – which teachers hope will help educate children on healthy eating.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

A Weston-super-Mare dance school will be taking to the stage to show off their talents in their annual end-of-year show.

Friday, July 1, 2016

An education watchdog says a primary school in Weston-super-Mare ‘requires improvement’.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

The council is looking to adopt a new levy to get more money from developers for things like roads, parks and play areas.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Firefighters tackled a blaze which broke out above a bar in the centre of Weston-super-Mare this afternoon (Wednesday).

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

NASS Festival is one of the biggest and best action sports and music festivals in Europe – and we have tickets to the event to give away.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A 21-year-old man was due to appear in court yesterday (Wednesday) for attempting to inflict grievous bodily harm by trying to stab an police officer in Weston-super-Mare on Monday night

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

A 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after trying to stab a police officer in Weston last night (Monday).

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Rogue landlords in Weston-super-Mare could be prosecuted by the council in the authority’s latest attempt to tackle the town’s poor quality housing issue.

Monday, June 27, 2016

A Weston-super-Mare mother, who is fundraising for an operation to help her two-year-old son to walk, says she is ‘gutted’ the target has had to be increased.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Two beach huts, similar to those on Weston seafront, have appeared in one of the town’s parks – but they have not been misplaced.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Plans for a food and drink innovation centre in Weston-super-Mare are one step closer to becoming a reality.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

A new primary school big enough for hundreds of pupils could soon be built to serve one of Weston-super-Mare’s newest communities.

Friday, June 24, 2016

A Milton woman is soon setting off on the biggest physical test of her life in the hope of raising £2,000 for charity.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

A new exercise class has launched in a North Somerset village and people can access it for free thanks to a voucher scheme.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Fans of country music can don their cowboy hats and take to the Grand Pier for its first-ever all-American hoedown.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

A film and comic convention will be held in the Tropicana this summer, with special guest stars and displays set to delight fans of science fiction.

Monday, June 13, 2016

A bin man from Weston-super-Mare has been jailed for 18 months after he lost control of the truck he was driving, causing it to topple onto an oncoming van and crush the driver.

Sunday, June 12, 2016

A motorway service station in Somerset is reopening after a £5million extension, bringing with it 70 new jobs.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

A dilapidated Weston-super-Mare hotel could be knocked down to make way for a new block of flats, after a new planning application was submitted.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Campaigners are rallying against the proposed closure of an 80-year-old Weston-super-Mare pub, which looks set to become a branch of a supermarket food chain.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Weston will be transformed into a Caribbean paradise when a reggae-themed weekend takes over the Grand Pier.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

The council is ‘struggling’ to keep on top of Weston-super-Mare’s litter problems, according to one councillor, who says the litter-picking system needs to overhauled.

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