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Volunteers hoping to make a busy road which connects Weston to Bristol safer for motorists and pedestrians have called on villagers to get involved.

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Hard-working sailing volunteers from Clevedon and Yatton will have a royal appointment this week to recognise decades of service.

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A support group for people struggling with depression and anxiety has launched, and the woman behind it hopes to ‘fill a gap’ in North Somerset’s mental health services.

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One of the world’s best mountain climbers inspired hundreds of students with his heroic feats and stories.

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More than 90 competitors wowed audiences with ballroom, Latin and classic dance performances in Weston-super-Mare.

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Yesterday, 20:00

The Original Rude Boy will be heading to Bristol this weekend.

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Yesterday, 17:01

Local punk band The Run Up will open for Irish folk punk legends Flogging Molly when the Fireball-Fuelling the Fire tour hits the O2 Academy Bristol, next month.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Award-winning drama The Madness Of George III will be broadcast live to cinemas, in National Theatre Live’s first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse on Tuesday.

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

The most famous ballet to grace the stage will be performed by the English National Ballet.

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

The sounds of one of the most iconic pop groups of the 1980s will be recreated in Weston-super-Mare later in the month, and Mercury readers will win tickets to the show.

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Court News

Yesterday, 07:48

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from September 24 to October 3.

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The following cases were held at North Somerset Courthouse from September 12-24.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Three criminals have been sentenced after using a train to get drugs into Weston-super-Mare.

Education News

One of the world’s best mountain climbers inspired hundreds of students with his heroic feats and stories.

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Mon, 10:00

A fun fundraising week saw students look back over years of show business.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Pupils from Wrington Primary School enjoyed a day of friendly competition and were very successful with its teams finishing in first and third places.

Sport News

Wu Shu Ky Freestyle Kickboxing Club under the guidance of 6th Dan Master Silvio Camilleri, has returned to Weston.

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Worlebury Golf Club held its annual presentation evening, with members turning out in force.

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Mendip Spring seniors’ captain Andy Ashfold led 43 members into the new winter programme of competitions.

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Thirty-seven Weston Athletic Club members took part in this year’s Sodbury Slog race.

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Winscombe Ladies returned from Exeter with a narrow defeat in their sixth league match of the season.

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Weston suffered a narrow defeat when they travelled to Bath for the second time in as many weeks.

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St Andrews defeated Bristol by eight shots to reach the last 32 of the national Egham Trophy.

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Business News

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Weston’s best businesses will see their outstanding efforts celebrated at an awards ceremony which will ‘shine a light’ on the town’s success stories.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A Weston business owner is ‘proud’ after being named among Britain’s best small shops.

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Mon, 15:00

Two friends from school have opened up a new business in Weston-super-Mare.

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Friday, November 9, 2018

The ‘best sports bar in the area’ is the target a railway pub has set itself as work to overhaul its interior began this week.

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Monday, November 5, 2018

A Weston pub is being given a new lease of life in a £240,000 refurbishment project.

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Food and Drink

Friday, November 9, 2018

The ‘best sports bar in the area’ is the target a railway pub has set itself as work to overhaul its interior began this week.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

A popular family business in Worle has relocated.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

A new community bar is causing a buzz in Weston town centre after opening in September.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Two friends have taken over a popular bakery in Worle High Street.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Weston’s first micro pub will open this year after it gained planning permission.

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