Drivers and motorcyclists need to take extra care this evening (Monday) when heading home due to stormy conditions hitting the South West.


An ex-hurricane is set to batter Weston-super-Mare today (Monday) with the West Office warning of potential risk to life due to the stormy weather.


Some of the biggest names in English sport were out in Somerset to see cricketer Ben Stokes marry Clare Ratcliffe.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Detailed drawings showing how more than 100 homes, a primary school and care apartments could look on the outskirts of Yatton have been revealed.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Defender Papis Mendy has today (Friday) signed for Weston Football Club.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

A well-known national pizza takeaway chain could open in Weston town centre.

Thursday, October 12, 2017

A Weston pensioner has been jailed for sexually abusing a ‘defenceless’ girl over a four-year period.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Safety concerns have led Yatton Parish Council to back plans for the village’s rugby club to get an extra car park.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

North Somerset Council says it remains opposed to a scheme to build almost 60 homes on the edge of Wrington, despite pulling out of a planning inquiry into the project.

Sunday, October 8, 2017

A village GP surgery could be closed down as medics fear it is not big enough.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Parts of Ashcombe Park in Weston-super-Mare have been wrecked by motorcyclists.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Motorists face major disruption in North Somerset this morning (Tuesday) with the M5 partially closed.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Wrington villagers will be able to address a housing inspector ahead of a ruling which will determine whether 59 homes can be built at Coxs Green.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Fears over the future of Yatton Library have been downplayed by North Somerset Council despite it losing out on expected funding.

Sunday, September 24, 2017

‘Complicated’ residents’ permits to allow access to tips have been axed by North Somerset Council.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

A Yatton bypass would be ‘extremely damaging’, according to one of the contributors to the village’s neighbourhood plan.

Friday, September 22, 2017

A roundabout could one day be built at one of North Somerset’s ‘most dangerous junctions’.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Roadworks will be taking place in three villages over the coming weeks.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Police chiefs warn there will be serious consequences if they are forced to make millions of pounds in savings as crime is rising and it has fewer officers.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

North Somerset Council faces having to give £165,000 to the Government if it wants a village school to be able to use one of the authority’s former children’s centre buildings.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

A 22-year-old man has pleaded guilty to beating up a teenager after leaving a Bristol nightclub.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Ryanair has revealed a number of flights to and from Bristol Airport which it is cancelling over the next six weeks.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Houses which North Somerset does not need will be built just to please the Government, according to the council leader.

Sunday, September 17, 2017

A pet crematorium has won planning permission from North Somerset Council, despite neighbours’ fears that it will cause problems in their neighbourhood.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

With storms battering and rain lashing down in North Somerset for most of the week, it truly is beginning to feel like autumn has arrived.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Live wrestling is coming to Weston-super-Mare and lucky Mercury readers will be able to see the action from the best seats in the house.

Monday, September 11, 2017

A Cleeve pub should be spared demolition because it provided shelter to BBC stars during the war, according to campaigners.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Yatton Rugby Club has applied for planning permission from North Somerset Council to build a car park for its junior sports pitches.

Friday, September 8, 2017

Weston hopes to tap into the £1billion national food and drink industry as plans for the FoodWorks SW took a step forward this week.

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