DARK footpaths and alleyways are said to be ‘open ground’ for the sale of illegal drugs in Weston-super-Mare, where fear of arrest is ‘non-existent’, according to a senior councillor.
A Weston youngster has donated her hair to a charity which provides wigs for children who are undergoing treatment for cancer.
Children at a Hewish holiday club put their baking skills to the test on Tuesday to make an array of tasty desserts.
Children at Sidcot Holiday Club channelledtheir inner artist when they took part in a variety of craft activities last week.
AN OLD smoking shed at a mental health care home has been transformed from a place for poor health choices to a fully-functioning gym.
A Berrow artist is exhibiting his sheep-related works in Burnham this week.
A RANGE of talented artists will be showcasing their work at exhibitions in The Old Town Quarry during the next few weeks.
CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED spoken word artist George The Poet will be performing at the O2 Academy in Bristol in October.
One of Bath’s biggest outdoor shows will bow out this year, but not before staging one final production in August.
An AWARD-WINNING singer will be performing at a Bristol venue with a full live band in what promises to be an evening packed with hit songs.
LEGAL fees will cost North Somerset Council tens of thousands of pounds after top UK judges made the final decision in a long-standing court challenge on youth service cuts.
A MAN who was found to be above the drink-drive limit after crashing his van along a country lane has received a 14-month driving ban and been fined.
A MAN who blamed his ‘bad eczema’ for his decision to carry an eight-inch kitchen knife around Weston town centre has been jailed.
A MAN has been sentenced over a number of car crimes and handling stolen goods in West Wick.
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.
MENDIP Green Primary School in Worle held a business week for its pupils and they finished the year by spending their hard-earned cash.
Churchill Academy has launched a new partnership with Weston AFC to offer a way into the industry for young people pursuing a football career.
YEAR six pupils at a Congresbury school said goodbye to primary education at a leavers’ concert and service.
About 70 people enjoyed the sunshine at a picnic in a Clevedon park at the weekend.
A charity open air concert will be held at Portishead Football Club on Friday.
Clevedon School has been offering young cyclists the chance to learn all about road safety this week.
More than £7million given to North Somerset Council over the past decade to offset building projects has not yet been spent.
A man has been growing a beard and plans to dye it orange to raise money for Children’s Hospice South West.
Weston came off second best at Taunton where more than 600 runs were scored for the loss of just 10 wickets.
Uphill Castle fell 43 runs short in their run chase at Butleigh.
Lympsham enjoyed a comfortable victory at Glastonbury, chasing just 40 runs for victory.
Belvedere enjoyed an emphatic victory at home to Butleigh.
Banwell & Churchill Cricket Club are hosting their annual race night fundraiser at the Memorial Hall in Churchill.
A BRAZILIAN restaurant chain is the latest business to sign up to the £45million Dolphin Square development.
WRINGTON’S Post Office could soon benefit from a new location and longer opening hours, if plans to move the store are accepted.
A CONGRESBURY health club hosted a golf day to raise money for a Weston charity.
HALF a million pounds is being invested into Cheddar Gorge and its owner, Longleat, wants to work more closely with people in the village.
TOURIST attraction bosses have slammed a decision by North Somerset Council to reject its plans to add 120 holiday lodges to its complex.
A VARIETY of ales and ciders will be on sale on Weston’s seafront this weekend.
A MONTHLY village market is drawing in the crowds from far and wide with its local produce and crafts.
FOOD and drink lovers can look forward to beer and dairy festivals, and farmers’ markets in the next few weeks.
A PALE ale brewed in Cheddar has won two regional awards.
A MONTHLY village market is drawing in the crowds from far and wide with its local produce.
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