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An upgrade of Burnham-on-Sea’s seafront will take place before the summer season for ‘the benefit of the town’.

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07:51

A volunteer who has dedicated 29 years to Weston Hospicecare is retiring this week.

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07:32

The amount paid by the local authority to evict travellers has halved in the past year, but thousands in public cash is still spent in tackling unauthorised settlements.

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Youngsters had the chance to express their creativity by becoming part of the latest craze to sweep the nation.

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Yesterday, 17:28

Five people have been injured in a two-vehicle collision on a busy commuter route this afternoon (Monday).

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What's On

Yesterday, 20:00

An indie-soul singer will perform in Bristol later this year.

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

On a Sunday night, five decades ago, a bemused punter strolls into Banwell’s empty Bell Inn, questioning where its legion of regulars was.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

For some bands, fireworks, confetti, dance routines and light shows make up a concert but The Script showed last night (Thursday) why it should be all about the music.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

Getting three of Britain’s most famous voices to perform on the same evening is no mean feat.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

The life and music of an American producer, singer and songwriter will be celebrated at The Playhouse next month.

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Court News

Thursday, June 14, 2018

The following court cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from April 4-11.

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Friday, June 8, 2018

A ‘dangerous and predatory man’ from Weston-super-Mare who committed ‘abhorrent offences’ against a young child will spend more than a decade behind bars.

Friday, June 8, 2018

The following court cases were heard from March 29 to April 4 at North Somerset Courthouse.

Monday, June 4, 2018

A rogue trader who conned customers out of hundreds of pounds for shoddy work has been rapped in court for the second time.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

A ‘callous’ man who brutally murdered his girlfriend, stabbing her 39 times, has been handed a life sentence.

Education News

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Weston-super-Mare is the subject of short stories, poetry and art in a new e-book by some of the town’s youngsters.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

A former snooker club in Worle will be converted into a day nursery.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Westhaven School is desperately appealing for help to raise the final £50,000 it needs to build a ‘vital’ sports hall for its pupil.

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Lucky pupils from two primary schools have been enjoying weekly reading sessions with a friendly dog.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Pupils have been evacuated from a primary school in Weston-super-Mare following a suspected gas leak.

Sport News

54 minutes ago

Harry Kane dug England out of a hole and secured a last-gasp 2-1 win over Tunisia in their World Cup opener.

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Yesterday, 12:00

With a reported three million pre-order sales, Nigeria’s kit is this summer’s standout design, but where does it sit amongst the greatest World Cup kits of all time?

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

David Platt’s late winner against Belgium saw England advance to the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup in Italy, but how much do you remember about the match?

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

The FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia on Thursday – and one Worle club got into the spirit by recording a song for the radio.

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

Pelé or Baggio? Batistuta or Maradona? Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Thomas or Gerd Müller?

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Business News

Yesterday, 07:22

A former restaurant is not set to reopen after plans were revealed showing it could be converted into a home.

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Businesses have a ‘marvellous’ opportunity to blossom at a Weston creative hub, according to an entrepreneur who is enjoying its benefits.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

An independent mortgage broker opened on Alexandra Parade in Weston-super-Mare.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Community projects will benefit from a fund set up by the South West’s leading airport.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

A team of accountants from Weston have donated hundreds of pounds to two charities.

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Food and Drink

Yesterday, 07:22

A former restaurant is not set to reopen after plans were revealed showing it could be converted into a home.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

A Worle pub has closed for a £340,000 revamp ahead of it being taken over by two licensees.

Sunday, May 27, 2018

The streets were packed in Burnham-on-Sea yesterday (Saturday) for the latest food festival.

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