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Prom season started in style as Churchill Academy and Sixth Form’s year 11 pupils celebrated the conclusion of their studies for the year.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

A village library will host celebratory tea parties next week, marking nine decades of universal suffrage.

Friday, June 22, 2018

A popular tourist attraction has increased its efforts to ‘protect rare and endangered’ creatures.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Live music, delicious food and a range of fun and games will be enjoyed at a charity event this weekend.

Friday, June 22, 2018

A cricket club’s showpiece event was a ‘resounding success’ at the weekend – attracting a healthy crowd.

Friday, June 22, 2018

The Liberal Democrats has announced its Weston parliamentary candidate for the next General Election.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Concerns have been raised about whether North Somerset Council is ‘equipped’ to manage the proposed £1million revamp of the Tropicana.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Police have launched an appeal after a man was attacked in Weston-super-Mare’s Boulevard and left with a broken jaw.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Weston-super-Mare Football Club’s squad is taking shape ahead of the new national league campaign, and with preseason kicking off in the coming days here is a run down of who the club has signed so far.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Manager Marc McGregor believes Weston-super-Mare have assembled a ‘formidable’ striking duo after securing the signature of Jamie Lucas – who appears set to partner last season’s top scorer Gethyn Hill.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

‘Significant improvements’ have been made at a village care home which was once rated inadequate by a Government watchdog.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Housing plans for a village industrial estate have been revived, despite twice being rejected in the past five years.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The amount paid by the local authority to evict travellers has halved in the past year, but thousands in public cash is still spent in tackling unauthorised settlements.

Sunday, June 17, 2018

On a Sunday night, five decades ago, a bemused punter strolls into Banwell’s empty Bell Inn, questioning where its legion of regulars was.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Social media users have called for efforts to tackle antisocial behaviour at Weston’s public toilets to be upped after a rise in drug use and evidence of prostitution was reported.

Friday, June 15, 2018

Congresbury New Village Hall Development Trust has called on people to support its plans to build a multi-use complex at the King George V Playing Fields, in Stonewell Drive – home to the village’s cricket and tennis clubs.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

A village cricket club believes dog faeces left on its outfield is putting youngsters at risk of developing a nasty infection, prompting calls for owners to take their pets elsewhere.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

A child was taken to hospital yesterday (Wednesday) after their bike was involved in a crash with a car.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

A revamp of Weston-super-Mare’s ‘magical’ Tropicana costing more than £1million, including the creation of a 9,000-capacity arena, is planned by North Somerset Council.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Businesses have a ‘marvellous’ opportunity to blossom at a Weston creative hub, according to an entrepreneur who is enjoying its benefits.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Plans to build 400 houses in Weston-super-Mare town centre will be showcased to the public for the first time later this month.

Sunday, June 10, 2018

A live performance of a timeless ballet will be screened at a Weston-super-Mare cinema, promising a high-quality rendition of one of the most famous shows of all time.

Friday, June 8, 2018

A ‘dangerous and predatory man’ from Weston-super-Mare who committed ‘abhorrent offences’ against a young child will spend more than a decade behind bars.

Friday, June 8, 2018

How good is your knowledge of sport in Weston and North Somerset? Put yourself to the test in our quiz on our teams’ sporting attire.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Housing developers should be hit with charges and taxes as soon as they receive planning permission, according to Weston MP John Penrose.

Friday, June 8, 2018

The final phase of Dolphin Square’s development has fallen behind other housing projects in Weston-super-Mare, the Mercury can reveal.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

The man charged with developing Weston Football Club’s talented youngsters believes the club’s new artificial training pitch will help the Seagulls unearth more players capable of playing in the ‘first team and beyond’.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

A village music club which attracted big crowds and big-name acts several decades ago will return for a one-off show next month.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

A Weston-super-Mare charity is warning against the use of ‘smart drugs’, as youngsters tackle their school and university exams.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Research conducted by Yatton and Congresbury Wildlife Action Group and Cleeve campaigners bidding to save the Lord Nelson pub from demolition suggests the development could impinge on populations of rare greater and lesser horseshoe bats.

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