Wintry weather, political defections, and more than a little ‘bah humbug’ were making the news in Weston-super-Mare 50 years ago this week.
The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between November 1-20.
The crucial role which trees play in people’s health and wellbeing was highlighted at an annual event in two North Somerset villages.
Young film-makers in the Weston areas are being invited to submit their work to be viewed at an international festival – and could even win a cash prize.
Music lovers can see in 2018 with a unique party night at one of Weston’s most iconic venues – and Mercury readers could be at the heart of the fun, as we have two pairs of tickets to give away.
Free-scoring midfielder Dayle Grubb will leave Weston Football Club for League Two side Forest Green Rovers for an undisclosed fee, the Seagulls have confirmed this evening (Tuesday).
An 11-year-old girl was left needing emergency medical treatment after being bitten by a dog as she walked home from school.
High-profile cases involving celebrities and football coaches have helped encourage other victims of long-ago sexual abuse to come forward, the NSPCC has revealed.
The number of drink-driving arrests across Avon and Somerset has risen in each of the past three Christmases – and police now want YOU to help them clamp down on the ‘morally unacceptable’ crime.
Brexit has been blamed for everything from falling interest rates to the closure of Jamie Oliver’s restaurants, but now something else can be added to the list: a decline in healthy eating habits.
An unbeaten November has seen Weston Football Club boss Marc McGregor named as the league’s Manager Of The Month for the first time.
Cases completed at North Somerset Courthouse, October 25 to November 1.
Medics and support staff who go ‘above and beyond the call of duty’ saw their achievements celebrated at an ‘emotional’ awards night.
Cases completed at North Somerset Courthouse, October 18-25, 2017.
The Government has been accused of ‘risking the safety’ of people in North Somerset by ‘ignoring’ concerns over police funding.
Weston College’s multi-million pound revamp of the Winter Gardens is now officially complete, with the building handed over by contractors this week.
New drink-driving laws, financial troubles at Weston Football Club, and disappointment for motorway users were all making the headlines in Weston five decades ago this week...
Tickets to see one of the biggest names in the history of British comedy perform in the West Country will go on sale tomorrow morning (Friday) – but you’ll have to be quick if you want some.
The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between October 4-18, 2017.
A Weston photographer has been included in a prestigious arts exhibition after seeing six of his pictures earning highly commended status.
Young dancers from a Weston studio gave a fitting demonstration of their talents at a hit show this week.
Innovation, customer service and environmental awareness are just some of the categories in which Weston’s business successes will be celebrated in an annual awards scheme.
Dramatic improvements at a Weston primary school have seen it heralded as an example of best practice in a national publication featuring Prime Minister Theresa May.
Amanda Whittington’s comedy classic Ladies’ Day will be performed by Stage 2 Drama at Berrow Village Hall in November.
A growing recruitment firm has decided to switch its Banwell base for a new headquarters in Clevedon to help future expansion plans.
Forecasts of high winds and heavy rain have led to the postponement of Weston Hospicecare’s Midnight Beach Walk fundraiser.
North Somerset’s damp and chilly late-summer weather has led pest control experts to warn the area could face an invasion of rats this autumn.
The number of children arrested in Avon and Somerset has dropped for the sixth consecutive year – a trend welcomed by penal campaigners.
Army cadets from Clevedon, Nailsea, Portishead and Yatton were among a 300-strong group who enjoyed an action-packed summer camp last week.
A Somerset couple have been banned from keeping dogs for five years after they left their pet to suffer with a chronic skin condition.
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