Latest Weston News

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A sports centre at a Weston-super-Mare school wants to build a new all-weather football pitch after North Somerset Council transferred control to the school’s parent body.

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A child-friendly networking event for businesswomen in Weston-super-Mare has been set up as part of a project to improve the town and help companies to flourish.

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A group of car enthusiasts has been the victim of public backlash after its meet was shut down by police.

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Yesterday, 15:48

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has recognised the efforts and achievements of its volunteers in North Somerset during an awards ceremony.

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Yesterday, 15:00

An award-winning North Somerset hotel has appointed a new general manager.

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What's On

09:00

Popular film The Wedding Singer is set to take its place as a sparkling new theatre production next month.

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07:00

A glamorous 1960s trio who have taken the music scene by storm will rock the stage in Weston.

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08:00

Josie Long will make a stop in Bristol as part of her eighth solo stand-up tour this weekend in what is sure to be an uplifting and hilarious performance.

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

An evening of live music will take place on the Grand Pier early next month when Daz’s Rock 4 Charity event returns.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

An alternative rock duo have been branded the one to watch by radio hosts as they set off on their UK tour.

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Court News

Mon, 17:24

A 23-year-old man has been jailed after killing a North Somerset teenager in a crash on Valentine’s Day.

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Mon, 11:00

A woman from Weston-super-Mare has been ordered to pay more than £2,000 after blaring loud music from her house.

Friday, February 17, 2017

A dog owner from North Somerset has been prosecuted after her Staffordshire bull terrier attacked a five-month-old puppy.

Monday, February 13, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare man has been charged with stabbing his ex-partner with a knife and threatening to kill her.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

An oil engineer from Wick St Lawrence died after a head-on collision with another car while he was working in Iraq, an inquest heard.

Education News

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A sports centre at a Weston-super-Mare school wants to build a new all-weather football pitch after North Somerset Council transferred control to the school’s parent body.

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Yesterday, 13:30

Pupils from a Weston-super-Mare secondary school were given a taste of university life when they completed a programme for talented students.

Tue, 12:30

Students at North Somerset Enterprise and Technology College (NSETC) have had their first experience of networking, when they enjoyed a business breakfast as part of their partnership with Weston Rotary Club.

Mon, 12:02

Locking Preschool has been rated as outstanding by education watchdog Ofsted.

Mon, 10:00

Primary schools in North Somerset will be the ‘biggest losers’ when new budgets come into play which will put teachers’ jobs at risk and result in a loss of funding for pupils.

North Somerset News

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A selection of exotic animals were introduced to children in Pill.

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07:01

Three lanes of the M5 between Clevedon and Portishead are due to be closed by the Highways Agency to allow for roadworks to be carried out.

Sport News

Yesterday, 12:30

Weston head coach Scott Bartlett says the team have given him a lot to think about after his fringe players impressed in their convincing 3-0 Somerset Cup win against Bath City last night (Tuesday).

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Tue, 21:37

Weston-super-Mare eased into the semi-finals of the Somerset Cup tonight (Tuesday) with a comfortable 3-0 win over Bath City,

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Tue, 08:50

Weston-super-Mare have signed 23-year-old Bristol Rovers defender Danny Greenslade on loan ahead of the Somerset Cup quarter final tonight (Tuesday) against Bath City.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

Weston-super-Mare twice came from behind to earn a well-deserved 2-2 draw against Welling United, in the Seagulls’ first home game since January 1.

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Weston defeated nearest challengers Clevedon in a disciplined display, running out winners by just one point.

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Business News

A child-friendly networking event for businesswomen in Weston-super-Mare has been set up as part of a project to improve the town and help companies to flourish.

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Yesterday, 15:00

An award-winning North Somerset hotel has appointed a new general manager.

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Mon, 17:30

People flying from Bristol Airport will be able to visit four new European destinations this summer, as Britain’s flagship airline returns to Lulsgate.

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Mon, 13:30

Hundreds of career and volunteering opportunities will be up for grabs later this month, when employers will be on the hunt for talented individuals at Weston-super-Mare Jobs Fair.

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Mon, 07:00

The opening of Weston’s multi-million-pound Dolphin Square leisure complex is now thought to be only a matter of months away.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, February 16, 2017

A West Country restaurant chain will soon be opening along Weston-super-Mare’s seafront, and will name its new eatery after Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Weston-super-Mare has lots of great restaurants on offer and there is no reason to miss out just because you are on a budget – here are six of the best dining deals in the town…

Thursday, February 2, 2017

A mind-boggling 4,000 calories – with six sausages, six eggs, six rashers of bacon and eight slices of bread just some of the ingredients – make up Treats Café’s ultimate breakfast challenge – but could you manage it?

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