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CHILDREN from St Georges Primary School are celebrating after their top choice of play equipment has been installed in the school.

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The crowd at the public meeting in Locking on Saturday, which had to be held outside when the hall reached capacity.

VAST crowds of villagers turned up to show a united front against developers at a public meeting in Locking on Saturday, amid fears new housing could see their community ‘swallowed up’.

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Yesterday, 19:59
Weston General Hospital.

A MAJOR chemical decontamination training exercise will be happening at Weston General Hospital tomorrow (Monday).

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Weston General Hospital
Yesterday, 18:24
Demonstration huts were put opposite the SeaQuarium last month.

THE first seafront beach hut for Weston-super-Mare has been successfully sold on eBay for a four-figure sum.

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Yesterday, 18:04
Nick Taplin said it is 'amazing' to complete the deal.

A FOUR-STAR hotel is under new ownership after a buyout deal was completed.

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What's On

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Channel 4's The Three Day Nanny is back and looking for families in Somerset.

CHANNEL 4 is looking for people to take part in its hit show, The Three Day Nanny.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
The Mangledwurzels.

THE Mangledwurzles and The Stereo Jacks will perform at a new beer and cider festival.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Come Dine With Me

A HIT Channel 4 show is appealing for Weston residents to star in its next series.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
The Sound of Music

THE stage is set to come alive with one of the world’s most magical musicals as The Sound Of Music comes to Bristol.

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Court News

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A DOCTOR, accused of sexually assaulting a patient during a hospital examination, has appeared in court.

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Friday, April 17, 2015
Cigarettes

TWO Weston shops have been raided and a family fined for selling counterfeit tobacco after helping to provide a ‘low-cost source of tobacco to children’.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
North Somerset Courthouse.

A FATHER from a North Somerset village has been disqualified from driving after drunkenly crashing his car into a telegraph pole.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A 51-YEAR-OLD man has denied assaulting a paramedic in Weston-super-Mare town centre.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Straughan was sentenced at North Somerset Courthouse.

A REFEREE has been given almost 10 years to pay back thousands of pounds he stole from a charitable football league.

Education News

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CHILDREN from St Georges Primary School are celebrating after their top choice of play equipment has been installed in the school.

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Yesterday, 11:00
Former district governor of Wrington Vale Rotary, Brian Kirkup, presents the award to Max Walker, Saffron Buckler and Elliott Browning.

Young debators put forward some well-argued ideas at the Wrington Vale Rotary Club’s annual Junior Youth Speaks competition.

Friday, April 24, 2015
Reception class places for September 2015 were announced last week.

THE number of North Somerset children who have been offered places at one of their three choices of primary school in September 2015 has increased compared to last year’s figures.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Banwell Primary School cream tea and craft fair,Megan, Sophie and Chloe with Tony Finch and Angela Hodgkins.

VILLAGERS gathered to enjoy a combination of cream teas and crafts at a fair this weekend.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Churchill Academy debating students Cameron Galloway, Ella Burchill and Anna Jones.

Politically-minded students from Churchill Academy and Sixth Form put forward some compelling arguments in the final of the Dr Liam Fox North Somerset Schools debating competition.

Churchill Academy and Sixth Form

North Somerset News

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More volunteers are ‘desperately needed’ to help tackle the issue of speeding in Clevedon according to the leader of the town’s Community SpeedWatch group.

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Yesterday, 18:04
Nick Taplin said it is 'amazing' to complete the deal.

A FOUR-STAR hotel is under new ownership after a buyout deal was completed.

Yesterday, 16:00
Achievement for All regional representitive John Reilly making the presentation to pupils.

Saint Nicholas Chantry Primary School in Clevedon has been awarded a prestigious Achievement For All Quality Mark.

Yesterday, 14:00
John and Olive White.

A Clevedon couple have recently returned from a Caribbean cruise in celebration of reaching their 60th wedding anniversary.

Yesterday, 13:00
Taylor Farrow

A talented young actor will make his West End debut this summer after being accepted to take part in a prestigious summer school.

Sport News

Friday, April 24, 2015

Langford Rovers promotion hopes were all but ended with a defeat by Staplegrove.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Wrington Redhill Reserves moved up to second spot in Division 3 of the Weston & District League.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Weston Under-18s kept their title hopes alive with two victories in the Somerset Floodlight Youth League Premier Division.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Spectate on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon...

Hutton Under-15 girls returned to action with a local derby at Banwell.

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Friday, April 24, 2015

Weston Crusaders Under-13s retained the Woodspring Cup with victory over Clevedon after a penalty shoot-out.

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Business News

Yesterday, 18:04

A FOUR-STAR hotel is under new ownership after a buyout deal was completed.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015
The golf club wants to build a gatehouse.

A CONGRESBURY golf club has applied for planning permission to build a gatehouse to provide additional security to the site.

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Saturday, April 25, 2015
Rasel Ahmed and staff inside Danaa Indian Eatery.

A WESTON businessman says he is taking a trip down memory lane with the opening of his new ‘traditional’ Indian restaurant.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Ingrid Bates' (pictured) Dunleavy Vineyard is one of the businesses up for an award.

A NUMBER of food and drink businesses in North Somerset have been shortlisted for awards.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Mimosa has signed up to McLaren Life's scheme.

A RESTAURANT chain has become the latest business to sign up to the £45million Dolphin Square scheme.

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Weston-super-Mare

Food and Drink

Saturday, April 25, 2015

A COOKERY course aimed at men aged over 50 will begin on May 1.

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Rasel Ahmed and staff inside Danaa Indian Eatery.

A WESTON businessman says he is taking a trip down memory lane with the opening of his new ‘traditional’ Indian restaurant.

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Friday, April 24, 2015
Ingrid Bates' (pictured) Dunleavy Vineyard is one of the businesses up for an award.

A NUMBER of food and drink businesses in North Somerset have been shortlisted for awards.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
Cheddar cheese

JUST weeks after announcing the return of Weston’s once-popular dairy festival, organisers have confirmed a number of stalls and exhibits.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015
Lye Cross farm shop Open Day, part of Made In North Somerset Festival.

FOOD producers are being invited to sign up for this year’s Made In North Somerset festival.

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