A spontaneous musical will be created from scratch at a Weston-super-Mare theatre, promising a mix of comedy and catchy melodies.

The Mercury has once again teamed up with a well-known Weston-super-Mare trust this week to launch the 2018 Birnbeck calendar competition.

Birnbeck Regeneration Trust

Superb entries from this year’s flower show photography competition.


Win: Win: Tickets to ArcTanGent Festival

Saturday, August 5, 2017

An award-winning festival will take Somerset by storm this month with a star-studded line-up.

A 1940s cruise ship will return to Weston’s waters this month – and you could win a free family cruise on board.

Lovers of sci-fi will be in for a treat when characters from stage and screen appear at an event in Weston next month.

One of the most recognisable faces – and voices – on the UK comedy circuit will be performing at the Playhouse in the next few weeks.

Alexandra Burke will take centre stage when Sister Act heads to the Bristol Hippodrome.

A soul weekend with more than 20 DJs taking part has moved from Reading to Weston, as organisers needed a bigger venue for the ever-expanding event.

Don’t forget to enter our photo challenge for a chance to see your floral pictures displayed at this year’s Weston Flower Show.

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