Friday, May 26, 2017

Villagers gathered last week to assess housing plans which could cause ‘deterioration in the quality of village life’.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

A North Somerset headteacher is ‘thrilled’ after his school unveiled a new business and computing block this week.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has sacked two members of staff for inappropriate social media use since 2015, while several others have been disciplined for their online conduct.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

A popular dessert parlour chain will open in Weston-super-Mare town centre, if planning permission is granted by North Somerset Council.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A defect in the road, colliding with a road sign and reversing into a tree are just some of the reasons why North Somerset Council has made more than 200 insurance claims on its vehicles in the past six years.

Monday, May 22, 2017

A community hub, which could house a GP surgery and children’s centre, is being considered for Weston-super-Mare town centre.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Former Weston-super-Mare Football Club star Ollie Watkins stole the show last night (Thursday), scoring two goals as Exeter City booked a spot in the Sky Bet League Two playoff final with a dramatic victory over Carlisle United.

Friday, May 19, 2017

The chairman of Weston-super-Mares’s Business Improvement District (BID) hopes to entice big retailers and promote independent businesses as the initiative starts a fresh five-year term.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has warned against the dangers of alcohol after a survey revealed the South West has the most regular drinkers in Britain.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

An improvement in poverty levels in central Weston-super-Mare ‘does not tell the full story’ and the situation remains ‘unacceptable’, according to a North Somerset councillor.

Monday, May 15, 2017

A long-standing business in North Somerset could soon be demolished and replaced with housing after a planning application was submitted to North Somerset Council.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Finding a table in Weston-super-Mare’s restaurants seems to have become more difficult, as more Westonians head into town to tuck in to the delicious food on offer. 
A new batch of top-quality restaurants, a thriving community of foodies and more big-name eateries heading to town have propelled Weston into the midst of a restaurant revolution. Reporter SAM FROST assesses what is cooking.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thatchers Cider has responded to growing demand by planting 25,000 new apple trees this spring.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

North Somerset Council has held talks with NHS England and North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) this week to discuss a strategy to tackle ‘well-known’ health concerns in Weston-super-Mare.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A North Somerset school has banned fidget spinners – the latest craze in the classroom – from lessons after a pupil pleaded in a letter to the headteacher.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Plans to demolish a historic North Somerset pub and replace it with a petrol station and convenience store could be in doubt.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

North Somerset Council is ‘pleased’ with the new waste collection service which started at the end of February – but many people have aired concerns over the scheme.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare man will embark on an epic charity challenge this summer, taking on one of the most gruelling challenges in sport.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Long-term vacant business units in Weston-super-Mare town centre should be used for community projects, according to a North Somerset councillor and businessman.

Monday, April 24, 2017

A North Somerset village could be home to 93 new houses after a developer applied to the local authority.

Friday, April 21, 2017

North Somerset Council will spend hundreds of thousands of pounds more than expected on its flagship housing project.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Students from a North Somerset primary school have been taking their history lessons to the next level of late, travelling back in time to an ancient society.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sandford could be in line to receive 80 new homes, if a developer’s plans are materialised.

Friday, April 14, 2017

This week marks the anniversary of an infamous World War One battle which claimed nearly 300,000 lives – including more than 50 from Somerset. Reporter Sam Frost tells the story of the battle, which claimed the lives of two of his distant relatives...

Thursday, April 13, 2017

A North Somerset school will build a multi-million-pound science block after it received Government funding.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Soaring temperatures and ‘awesome’ events meant Weston town centre and the seafront were ‘rammed’ at the weekend.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

A North Somerset man who never backed a Grand National winner got his wish two hours before he died – thanks to his namesake One For Arthur.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Top schools are adding as much as £19,000 to nearby house prices in the South West, according to a Government study.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Two busy roads in central Weston-super-Mare are blocked this afternoon (Thursday), with multiple police and ambulance crews dealing with an ongoing incident.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

An application to build 50 homes in a North Somerset village has been under the microscope at a planning inquiry this week.

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