A SOMERSET woman will compete in the grand final of this year’s Miss England competition next month.
HISTORIC views of Worle are on show in a 2016 calendar which is now on sale.
A PRIMARY school has received praise for the advancements it has made three months after an Ofsted inspection found it required improvement.
A SOMERSET MP will be at the heart of future decisions over the UK’s energy, after he was elected to join the Government’s Energy and Climate Change Select Committee.
An RNLI volunteer has been recognised for his work at a prestigious awards ceremony.
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.
FIVE days of free family fun will kick off in Weston next weekend with the CBeebies Big Day Out.
DAREDEVIL Scott May is bringing his stunt show back to Weston, and you could be there for a night of thrills because The Mercury has some tickets to give away.
YOU could win the chance to see one of the pioneers of rock ‘n’ roll at The Playhouse in Weston next month.
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.
Wrington and Churchill Primary pupils studied dinosaurs, volcanoes and ancient Egypt
The NSPCC’s schools service has achieved the milestone of having visited every primary school in North Somerset.
Great costumes, laughs and acting were in plentiful supply last Thursday as Burrington Primary School performed a take on a classic, entitled Robin And The Sherwood Hoodies.
TWO youngsters at a North Somerset primary school ripped up the rulebook as they became headteacher and deputy headteacher.
A map detailing the paths around Nailsea has been drawn up to encourage people to walk and cycle more.
Lions clubs in North Somerset are looking for budding young musicians to join a new starter band.
An exhausted but delighted team of cyclists rode into Children’s Hospice South West following a 205-mile bike ride to raise money for the charity.
Clevedon Town Council should ‘take back control’ of car parks, according to one of its members.
With 20 causes already on the Times’ Birthday Presents shortlist, it is time to select the final 15 – and we want you to get involved and pick your favourites.
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.
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.
BUSINESS owners have been invited to share their views on how Weston town centre should be developed during a series of key consultations.
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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