Yesterday, 12:30

New steps which could potentially help to restore Weston-super-Mare’s Birnbeck Pier can be exclusively revealed this week, after the future of the derelict structure was plunged into fresh uncertainty.

Thu, 07:00

Managers of a GP surgery in Worle are considering merging with a larger practice which already covers four sites in North Somerset as ‘working in isolation is not sustainable’.

Wed, 20:00

A dance music event which has been running in Weston-super-Mare for the past few years is expanding to stage its biggest night yet at the Tropicana.

Wed, 17:30

Historic objects from two houses owned by a prominent Weston-super-Mare family will be sold at an auction next week.

Wed, 17:00

A reunion has been organised for people who attended Worle Comprehensive School in 1974.

Wed, 12:30

Managers of a Weston-super-Mare charity shop which had a painted window smashed by vandals are calling for an artist to create a new design.

Wed, 11:00

A celebration of the best North Somerset has to offer will take place in Weston-super-Mare this weekend.

Wed, 09:43

A consultation on where more houses could built in North Somerset is underway.

Wed, 07:00

Weston Town Council could decide to put pressure on the district authority to introduce a residents’ parking scheme.

Tue, 18:00

It may be getting colder and the nights are drawing in, but there are still some exciting events taking place in Weston-super-Mare this autumn. Here is a taste of what we can all look forward to...

Tue, 17:30

Authors, illustrators and creative writing groups are being invited to get involved in a literary festival, due to be held in Weston-super-Mare next year.

Tue, 16:00

A parade made its way through Weston-super-mare this weekend to mark Battle of Britain Day.

Tue, 10:00

Primary school children from Worlebury have had their stories published in a book.

Tue, 07:00

An ‘independent’ company will now decide what should happen to Weston-super-Mare’s derelict Royal Pier Hotel site after years of inaction by its owner – and may also have a say in Birnbeck Pier’s future.

Mon, 17:30

A model railway show attracted hundreds of visitors when it was held in Locking Castle.

Mon, 16:00

Children rode BMX bikes for three hours as part of a sponsored challenge in Burnham-on-Sea.

Mon, 08:00

Cemetery toilets in Weston-super-Mare will be closed except during funerals because they have been used for drug-taking.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

A summer party has raised more than £1,000 for Weston General Hospital’s scanner appeal.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

The unlikely true story of the friendship between Queen Victoria and a young Indian clerk called Abdul will be told in cinemas this month.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

A ‘flexible’ studio space has been created in one of Weston-super-Mare’s theatres following a seven-month refurbishment.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

A camera obscura was installed in Weston Museum at the weekend, inspired by its temporary exhibition.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

A wind-blocking screen for Weston-super-Mare’s open air pool and an unusual punishment made headlines in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald 50 years ago. Here is the news from September 15, 1967.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Join a host of jungle critters as they go on a mission to save their home from an evil koala and his gang of baboons.

Friday, September 15, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare artist whose work includes murals and sculptures all over town is now showing his work at a gallery.

Friday, September 15, 2017

A person who fell around 20ft onto rocks in Weston-super-Mare this morning (Friday) was rescued by coastguard teams.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Weston-super-Mare’s war memorial needs to be repaired in time for the centenary of World War One, town councillors have said.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A grill owner is seeking permission to sell takeaways from a mobile food stand next to Weston-super-Mare’s revamped Italian Gardens.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Buildings in Weston-super-Mare were suffering because of the town’s pigeon problem 50 years ago. The bird woes were reported in the September 8 edition of the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald in 1967.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

A work-out which feels more like a night out is being held at the Tropicana in Weston-super-Mare.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

A library and children’s centre which became the first in North Somerset to merge into one building will now benefit from new initiatives to ensure it becomes an inclusive community space.

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