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Yesterday, 18:00

SUPPORTERS of a Weston church did their bit to swell the parish coffers while enjoying some fun in the sun on Saturday.

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Yesterday, 16:00
Vans holding sessions showing off its services, Winter Gardens, Weston, Jenny Cooper, Cllr Dawn Payne, Cara Mac Mahon, Allison Adlam and Tamar Sutton.

SERVICES available to support elderly people across North Somerset were shown off at an event in the Winter Gardens.

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Yesterday, 15:51
Dominic Hampton, left, with Crest Nicholson's chief executive Stephen Stone.

A site manager based in Portishead has won an award.

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Yesterday, 15:00
The CQC is inspecting surgeries and care homes across the country.

A WESTON doctors’ surgery has been rated as good in almost all areas, following an inspection – although concerns have been raised about whether medication is handled safely.

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Yesterday, 13:00
Nicki Chapman, Paddy Summerell-Youde and Jude Ferguson.

WESTON College celebrated key partnerships across the town at its annual business awards.

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Weston College

What's On

Thu, 09:00

ACTRESS, singer and author Patricia Routledge will be discussing her life in musical theatre with Edward Seckerson at Weston’s Playhouse later this month.

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The Young'uns

An awarding winning folk band will be performing at a Clevedon venue tonight (Thursday July 2).

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Thu, 07:00
Jim Davidson will perform in Weston in July

Jim Davidson will be ‘telling it like it is’ at The Playhouse later this month on his current UK tour.

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Wed, 15:39
Around The World In 80 Days.

AROUND The World In 80 Days has been brought to Bristol by the makers of Hansel and Gretel and provides its audience with a real treat.

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Wed, 14:25
Matt Owens

A FOUNDER member of cult indie-folk outfit Noah And The Whale will be delivering a solo acoustic set in Weston’s Loves Café next month.

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Court News

A MAN who blamed his ‘bad eczema’ for his decision to carry an eight-inch kitchen knife around Weston town centre has been jailed.

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A MAN has been sentenced over a number of car crimes and handling stolen goods in West Wick.

Daniel Russell

TWO men who were jailed for a ‘truly appalling’ Weston crime spree which saw families terrorised in their own homes have failed in a bid to have their sentences reduced.

Peter Cox who had life-changing injuries after being hit  by car  in West Street, Weston.

A MAN who died four times in hospital and is ‘disabled for life’ has hit out at the ‘disgusting’ 14-month jail term given to the man who ran him over in a row over a parking space.

North Somerset Courthouse.

A MAN who tried to strangle his partner in an attack which left her fearing for her life has been sentenced.

Education News

Yesterday, 13:00
Weston College

WESTON College celebrated key partnerships across the town at its annual business awards.

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Yesterday, 08:00
Sidcot prom 3

A celebratory mood awaited Sidcot School’s year eleven pupils at their prom on Weston Pier.

Molly, Lillia and Maddy.

THE sun came out for one Worle school’s summer fair at the weekend.

Worle
Fri, 13:00
Banwell  Primary  School year 6 play.

A VILLAGE primary school was transformed into a mystical forest with magical creatures as youngsters performed a Shakespeare classic.

Uphill Scout's headquarters has been give a makeover.

A SCOUT headquarters has been transformed thanks to the hard work of Weston College students.

Weston College

North Somerset News

Yesterday, 17:24

A Portishead mum-of-four has lost her battle with cancer, less than two weeks after raising hundreds of pounds for a breast cancer charity.

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Yesterday, 14:52
The Yeo Vale Responders collected the A-Class from Mercedes-Benz in Weston.

A medical emergency team in Yatton has thanked staff from Mercedes-Benz after receiving a new response car.

Yatton
Yesterday, 14:00
Chris Sumter

A Clevedon woman has been named on the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

Yesterday, 12:00
Ellie Herring

A Clevedon School student has won a bricklaying competition, beating competitors from across the South West.

Yesterday, 11:22
Wayne Hill, Poppy Steele and Tracy Taylor celebrate after their latest award win.

A Broad St Hair employee scooped an award at Weston College’s awards night on June 24 at DoubleTree by Hilton, Cadbury House.

Sport News

Friday, June 26, 2015

Two players - Adrian Burbridge and Mike Ricketts both qualified for three semi-finals at Weston Men’s Open Tournament.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
Worlebury Golf Club men's winners.

Simon Dempsey and Claire Bayliss are the new men’s and ladies’ champions at Worlebury Golf Club.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
Imogen Cracknell.

St Andrews bowler Imogen Cracknell and her partner from Taunton have reached the final of the junior girls’ pairs.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
Malcolm Hunter bowling for Winscombe.

St Andrews defeated Victoria in the Turnbull Cup on an extra end, despite trailing for much of the match.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
Charl Willoby fielding.

Weston’s Andy Fear carried his bat to help Weston to victory over Lechlade.

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Business News

Yesterday, 15:51

A site manager based in Portishead has won an award.

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Yesterday, 13:00
Nicki Chapman, Paddy Summerell-Youde and Jude Ferguson.

WESTON College celebrated key partnerships across the town at its annual business awards.

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Weston College
Fri, 18:00
Weston Playhouse.

WESTON’s premier theatre has been given top marks by online global travel guide TripAdvisor.

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A job boom is predicted.

ALMOST one in four South West workers is currently hunting a new job, according to a recent survey – but the good news is, there are plenty available.

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Fri, 11:48
Bristol Airport's chief executive Robert Sinclair opening the eastern terminal extension with staff.

A MAJOR extension of the Bristol Airport terminal building opened its doors to passengers this morning (Friday).

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Bristol Airport

Food and Drink

A BURSARY scheme for any start-up food businesses has been announced for a Weston festival – while a number of new attractions have been added to the schedule.

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Chef Marco Pierre White visiting the refurbished restaurant at Cadbury House Hotel at Congresbury.

RENOWNED chef Marco Pierre White has unveiled a new menu for his Steakhouse Bar and Grill restaurant in Congresbury.

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Saturday, June 27, 2015
Tokyo Wok staff.

A Popular takeaway restaurant in Weston has been taken over by a new owner, who promises some additions to the menu.

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Friday, June 26, 2015
Weston super Food Festival.

MORE competitions have been launched for this year’s Weston super Food Festival.

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Thursday, June 25, 2015
Weston super Food Festival.

SCHOOLCHILDREN are being invited to take part in a poetry competition as part of the Weston super Food Festival – and the winner will receive a £200 cooking kit.

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