Latest Weston News

Yesterday, 19:00

A young refugee who fled to Weston-super-Mare from the human rights abuses being committed in his country has won a national award.

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Yesterday, 16:58

Gallery of readers’ pictures for our Weston photo challenge - From Sunrise to Sunset.

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Yesterday, 17:56

A child who was accidentally locked in a car was rescued by firefighters this afternoon (Monday).

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Yesterday, 16:02

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

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Yesterday, 16:00

Vampires, witches, ghosts and other flying creatures will take over the Helicopter Museum this Halloween.

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What's On

Sunday, October 15, 2017

A Toronto-based duo will be returning to the UK and their nationwide tour will include a stop in Bristol.

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

Dance music fans are in for a treat when top house DJs convene in Weston-super-Mare for Tropicana Shuffle next month.

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

The human body will be celebrated in Weston when circus company Extraordinary Bodies heads to Theatre Tropicana.

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Saturday, October 14, 2017

The world’s greatest love story will be retold by the English National Ballet next month.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Reggae and dub will be on offer at a gig at The Imperial pub this weekend when Future Dub Orchestra performs.

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Court News

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

A drink-driver from Weston has been banned for three years after speeding down a closed road past a work crew.

Friday, September 29, 2017

The HR manager responsible for terminating the contract of an ex-council boss who claims she was sacked for speaking out about child sexual exploitation says she was ‘not aware’ any whistleblowing had taken place.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

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

Education News

Yesterday, 11:16

A Worle school will close at 1pm today (Monday) due to the forecast strong winds.

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Yesterday, 09:00

Work to build a multi-million-pound science and technology block at a village school has begun.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

A heart dissection, rocket displays and fire bubbles were all on show at Broadoak school’s open day.

Sunday, October 15, 2017

New-look hair salons have opened at Weston College after a £200,000 revamp.

Friday, October 13, 2017

Students at a Worle school were recognised for their academic and sporting achievements at an award ceremony.

Sport News

Friday, October 13, 2017

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

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Weston Athletic Club ladies excelled at the October Burnham 5k with a third place and three personal best times.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Winscombe Ladies Veterans managed to finish in third place at the Avon Women’s Masters Tournament.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

The Hornettes Ladies welcomed Minehead Ladies to the ‘Nest’ on Sunday for their first home game of the season. It was a fine and sunny day and allowed for a flowing game of rugby.

Minehead started

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Portishead Ladies are the league leades following their fourth victory of the season against Cheltenham Town.

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Business News

Yesterday, 10:00

One of the occupiers of the eagerly-anticipated Dolphin Square complex is ‘stepping up its recruitment drive’, with more than 20 jobs available before it opens later this month.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

A coffee shop with a difference has opened with the hope of boosting business in Banwell, offering a wide range of services under one roof.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

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

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

NatWest in Cheddar and Burnham-on-Sea are the latest banks to close its doors this week.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Google will be in Weston-super-Mare next week at the town’s new creative and digital hub.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, October 12, 2017

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

Thursday, September 28, 2017

The nights are drawing in and it is starting to feel a little colder, so what better way to beat the autumn blues than to cosy up in one of these pubs in and around North Somerset…

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