Emergency services were called to Burnham-on-Sea following an incident which saw somebody trapped in a crashed car after failing to stop when ordered by police.
Staff and volunteers at Weston-super-Mare’s People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) shop are urging people to donate any unwanted items.
Burnham-on-Sea has been named as one of the top growth hotspots in the country after the average house asking price increased by nearly 10 per cent in 2017.
Weston College has revealed plans to spend more than £13million on a healthcare facility.
Comedienne Tiff Stevenson brings her successful Edinburgh Fringe show to Bristol this year.
Berrow looks set to lose its Post Office after parish councillors voted in favour of the building being converted to a residential home.
A range of community groups gathered on Tuesday in Weston-super-Mare’s Bournville estate to encourage people to take up new hobbies in 2018.
A Brean holiday park has been put up for sale – at the reduced price of £995,000.
A Weston-super-Mare care home has received a good Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating after making ‘significant improvements’ during 2017.
Fifteen Somerset community groups have been shortlisted to win a £10,000 funding grant.
Shrek The Musical will embark on a nationwide tour this summer, when it will be performed in the South West.
Burnham-on-Sea town councillors have voted to spend £20,000 on an external consultant to help regenerate parts of the town centre.
Burnham RNLI has received a cheque from building firm Costain for £2,825.
A free event will take place in Weston’s Bournville estate to encourage people to take up new interests and hobbies during 2018.
A well-known Somerset landmark has new owners after being sold by the family who managed the site for nearly 50 years.
Weston-super-Mare drinkers are being urged to take a break from alcohol during January.
A popular cycling route which connects Weston-super-Mare to Brean Down could be extended to Burnham-on-Sea, Berrow and Brent Knoll.
Burnham-on-Sea Camera Club ended its final meeting of the year by naming its top snapper.
Two Weston-super-Mare students have gone from sharing a house together to sharing the stage in a hit 60-date pantomime.
Berrow could lose its Post Office after plans were submitted to change the building to a home.
Avon and Somerset police were called to a fight in Burnham-on-Sea which left a number of people injured.
A group of brave swimmers delayed their Christmas dinner and braved the cold to swim for charity on Christmas Day.
A Burnham-on-Sea man ran every day in 2017 to raise funds for Cancer Research UK.
Rail passengers in Weston-super-Mare will be hit by the biggest train fare rises since 2013, to the annoyance of Mercury readers.
Brean Play joined forces with the Salvation Army for its Christmas toy appeal.
A team from Knightstone Housing raised money and donated board games for youngsters at a Weston-super-Mare primary school.
A Weston-super-Mare based choir is looking for a new choir leader and pianist.
Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge Town Council has unanimously backed a motion to support the plastic-free coastlines campaign.
Burnham-on-Sea’s Somerset Skills and Learning Centre (SS&L) has closed down following huge Government funding cuts.
There are major travel disruptions this morning (Thursday) in Burnham-on-Sea and Bridgwater.
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