Dr Liam Fox has been confirmed as the Conservative Party’s candidate for North Somerset in June’s General Election.
MPs have this afternoon (Wednesday) voted overwhelmingly in favour of a snap General Election, meaning the country will go to the polls on June 8.
Plans to develop a vicarage and refectory into houses have moved forward, with the project’s design team unveiling its vision.
Animal faeces, rancid food, half-cooked sausages and a blood-stained fridge have been found inside unhygienic Weston cafés, bakers, restaurants and takeaways over the past 12 months.
Firefighters had to extinguish a fire in a chimney last night (Thursday).
A casualty has been taken to hospital today (Monday) following a fire in Worle.
‘Very slow’ rush-hour traffic is building up on the M5 after a vehicle broke down.
A ‘cowardly, conniving conman’ who preyed on elderly and vulnerable victims has been jailed after stealing expensive jewellery and defraunding a pensioner of thousands of pounds.
A 23-year-old man has been jailed after killing a North Somerset teenager in a crash on Valentine’s Day.
A man had to be checked over by paramedics after being exposed to ‘high levels’ of carbon monoxide in a house.
A weather warning has been issued for the South West ahead of storms which are due to hit the UK on Friday.
A broken down train is causing problems for Great Western Rail passengers this morning (Monday), with delays of up to an hour affecting rush-hour commuters.
A crash on the M5 is causing major delays on the M5 this morning (Monday) near Weston-super-Mare.
Coastguard crews saved a dog’s life today (Sunday) after it fell into deep water.
A suspected explosive World War Two device has been blown up this afternoon (Sunday) nea Sand Bay beach in Weston-super-Mare.
The family of missing Weston-super-Mare man Deakon Wilkins are offering a cash reward for anyone who is able to provide information which leads to ‘his safe return’.
Second-half goals from Bradley Ash and Dayle Grubb handed Weston-super-Mare a big three points at Whitehawk.
Weston-super-Mare FC have signed an experienced central defender on loan from National League side Torquay United.
North Somerset is now home to officially the UK’s best health club, and it has teamed up with the Mercury to offer three fantastic prizes to readers.
A weather warning has been issued by the Met Office tonight (Friday) for North Somerset with freezing temperatures forecast.
The chances of travel disruption in North Somerset caused by snow or ice today (Thursday) has increased, the Met Office has warned.
A car fire near Bristol Airport had seen the A38 closed in both directions this evening (Tuesday).
DIY SOS presenter Nick Knowles will be visiting Clevedon next month.
Commuters this morning (Monday) are facing long queues after a crash on the M5.
Avon and Somerset Constabulary want the public’s help to track down men in connection with ‘a number of theft offences’.
A landowner has been sent to prison after refusing to move a caravan and hardstanding when legally required to do so.
The M5 has reopened after being closed between Bristol and Weston-super-Mare due to ice.
A North Somerset woman with mental health difficulties almost hanged herself in Weston General Hospital’s emergency department, an inquest was told.
Gritters will be out in force tonight (Monday) with temperatures in Weston-super-Mare expected to drop below freezing.
Police are urgently trying to track down a missing man who they believe could be in Weston-super-Mare.
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