Yesterday, 16:00

Wintry weather, political defections, and more than a little ‘bah humbug’ were making the news in Weston-super-Mare 50 years ago this week.

Thu, 10:56

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between November 1-20.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

The crucial role which trees play in people’s health and wellbeing was highlighted at an annual event in two North Somerset villages.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

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.

Friday, December 8, 2017

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.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

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).

Monday, December 4, 2017

An 11-year-old girl was left needing emergency medical treatment after being bitten by a dog as she walked home from school.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

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.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

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.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

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.

Friday, December 1, 2017

An unbeaten November has seen Weston Football Club boss Marc McGregor named as the league’s Manager Of The Month for the first time.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Cases completed at North Somerset Courthouse, October 25 to November 1.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Medics and support staff who go ‘above and beyond the call of duty’ saw their achievements celebrated at an ‘emotional’ awards night.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Cases completed at North Somerset Courthouse, October 18-25, 2017.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Government has been accused of ‘risking the safety’ of people in North Somerset by ‘ignoring’ concerns over police funding.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Weston College’s multi-million pound revamp of the Winter Gardens is now officially complete, with the building handed over by contractors this week.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

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...

Thursday, November 16, 2017

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.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between October 4-18, 2017.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

A Weston photographer has been included in a prestigious arts exhibition after seeing six of his pictures earning highly commended status.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Young dancers from a Weston studio gave a fitting demonstration of their talents at a hit show this week.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

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.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

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.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Amanda Whittington’s comedy classic Ladies’ Day will be performed by Stage 2 Drama at Berrow Village Hall in November.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

A growing recruitment firm has decided to switch its Banwell base for a new headquarters in Clevedon to help future expansion plans.

Friday, September 29, 2017

Forecasts of high winds and heavy rain have led to the postponement of Weston Hospicecare’s Midnight Beach Walk fundraiser.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

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.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The number of children arrested in Avon and Somerset has dropped for the sixth consecutive year – a trend welcomed by penal campaigners.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Army cadets from Clevedon, Nailsea, Portishead and Yatton were among a 300-strong group who enjoyed an action-packed summer camp last week.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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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