Yesterday, 13:59

A flight from Barcelona to Liverpool had to be diverted to land at Bristol Airport yesterday (Thursday) so police could arrest four drunk passengers.

Yesterday, 11:22

There are delays on the M5 northbound between Burnham-on-Sea and Weston-super-Mare as one lane is closed due to a broken down vehicle.

Yesterday, 09:57

A free concert will take place Weston to raise awareness of people living with mental health conditions or recovering from substance misuse.

Thu, 15:00

Dozens fewer people were unemployed in North Somerset in August than in July, new figures reveal.

Thu, 14:00

North Somerset’s RSPCA branch held an open day which saw more than 800 people learn about its work with animals while raising hundreds of pounds.

Thu, 13:00

Weston’s hotel sector is thriving as new research shows the industry is one of the most stable in the South West.

Thu, 12:54

There are delays of 20 minutes travelling on the M5 northbound today (Thursday) after a vehicle ‘left the carriageway’ in an accident and further problems getting on the motorway to travel southbound from Weston-super-Mare.

Thu, 12:33

Thieves have been targeting vans for power tools and cars for loose change in a spate of vehicle break-ins in Weston and Banwell in recent weeks.

Wed, 21:00

More than 500 people will celebrate getting their degrees from University Centre Weston (UCW) on Saturday – and people are 
being invited to watch the ceremony from a big screen in the Italian Gardens.

Wed, 18:29

A wildlife rescue charity will be hosting a ball in October to celebrate 25 years of its work and raise cash.

Wed, 16:12

We have been busy diving through the archives and have found a collection of photos from in and around Weston-super-Mare from the 1960s which make us wish we could time travel... do you recognise any of these spots?

Tue, 11:56

A small paddock which has become too small to be farmed could be developed to provide 120 new homes in Weston.

Tue, 10:47

What’s the tallest building in Weston? What year did the Tropicana open? Which famous person described the town as a ‘seedy seaside resort’? Prove you’re an expert in all things Weston-super-Mare by trying out our quiz…

Mon, 13:58

A new head girl and head boy have been named at Broadoak Mathematics and Computing College.

Friday, September 15, 2017

There are delays of around 20-30 minutes on the M5 today, due the large volume of traffic between Burnham-on-Sea and Bristol in both directions.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Hutton Moor Leisure Centre will unveil its £2.15million expansion on Monday, and it features a new 155-station gym, new studios and the latest fitness equipment.

Friday, September 15, 2017

One driver found themselves in a precarious position in Weston-super-Mare today (Friday) after their car failed and ended up crashing into a wall.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Weston General Hospital will make £4.5million of cuts this financial year, despite it failing to meet planned savings for 2016/17 and ending the year with a deficit of £7.2million.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare nursing home has been told it must improve after it failed to get proper consent to treat some residents, but it was praised for its staffing levels and caring service.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A community event aimed to spark an interest in Weston-super-Mare’s history was held at the weekend.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Weston General Hospital has said its ‘valuable workforce’ of more than 100 European workers from 18 different countries will always have a place within its walls, despite national uncertainty surrounding Britain exiting the European Union (EU).

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A new group which uses music to improve people’s mental health and wellbeing will launch in Weston next month.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A food festival, a proms night and a flower show are just some of the events which have been keeping people busy in Hutton.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The people in charge of running Weston General Hospital will talk about its performance in the past year and a plan for its future at a public event this week.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Part of Locking Road in Weston-super-Mare will be closed overnight for two weeks for resurfacing.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

The schools may have only just gone back, but for those already thinking ahead to half-term entertainment, Theatre Tropicana could be the answer with a double bill of Greek shows – and you can win tickets through the Mercury.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

There are fears a plan to build affordable homes for people in East Huntspill could lead to workers from Hinkley Point C moving to the village and pushing up already-unaffordable house prices.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

A production at Theatre Royal Bath is promising to banish the end-of-summer blues by bringing feel-good music to the stage.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare woman has hit out at a seafront hotel after she tried to pop in for a coffee but was turned away because she was with her guide dog.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Two big clothing brands are now on offer in Weston, after department store Walker & Ling made deals with White Stuff and Joules.

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