TWO members of the 1st Weston Boys’ Brigade Company were given The Queen’s Badge.
A weston author and supply teacher has spoken about the release of his first self-help book.
Workmen set fire to some guttering on the roof of a nursing home in Burnham.
THIEVES have stolen jewellery and other valuable items from pensioners’ homes while people were still inside during a spate of six burglaries and attempted break-ins.
A BURSARY scheme for any start-up food businesses has been announced for a Weston festival – while a number of new attractions have been added to the schedule.
ACTRESS, singer and author Patricia Routledge will be discussing her life in musical theatre with Edward Seckerson at Weston’s Playhouse later this month.
An awarding winning folk band will be performing at a Clevedon venue tonight (Thursday July 2).
Jim Davidson will be ‘telling it like it is’ at The Playhouse later this month on his current UK tour.
AROUND The World In 80 Days has been brought to Bristol by the makers of Hansel and Gretel and provides its audience with a real treat.
A FOUNDER member of cult indie-folk outfit Noah And The Whale will be delivering a solo acoustic set in Weston’s Loves Café next month.
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.
A MAN who died four times in hospital and is ‘disabled for life’ has hit out at the ‘disgusting’ 14-month jail term given to the man who ran him over in a row over a parking space.
A MAN who tried to strangle his partner in an attack which left her fearing for her life has been sentenced.
A MAN whose girlfriend felt ‘utterly powerless’ to stop him as he grabbed her throat and slapped her has been given a six-week suspended prison sentence.
A MAN who threatened to kill his partner in front of their nine-month-old son has been sentenced.
PARENTS and pupils of one Weston school could not have asked for better weather during the annual summer fete.
IF YOU saw an oompa loompa walking the streets of Worle recently your eyes were not deceiving you – one secondary school was being invaded by a range of popular characters.
Sidcot School launched the summer festival season with the very first Sidfest, hosted at its recently created yurt village.
CHILDREN enjoyed a visit from the RNLI lifeboat at one primary school’s summer fair.
AN EXTENDED learning scheme in Worle has culminated in a summer festival being staged by everyone involved.
Families enjoyed plenty of fun at the St John the Evangelist Primary School annual summer fair on Friday evening.
A cat was shot and killed near Portishead marina, leaving its traumatised owner begging for people to come forward with information about what happened
A group of Clevedon traders is aiming to take advantage of the ‘buzz’ in the town by holding a new Sunday opening event.
The swimming pool at Clevedon’s Strode Leisure Centre has been closed today (Thursday) following an electrical fault, but Waitrose in Nailsea has reopened after problems this morning.
Convicts and prison guards, mime artists and the Chuckle Brothers were just some of the characters pupils dressed as for their last day at Nailsea School.
Two players - Adrian Burbridge and Mike Ricketts both qualified for three semi-finals at Weston Men’s Open Tournament.
Simon Dempsey and Claire Bayliss are the new men’s and ladies’ champions at Worlebury Golf Club.
St Andrews bowler Imogen Cracknell and her partner from Taunton have reached the final of the junior girls’ pairs.
St Andrews defeated Victoria in the Turnbull Cup on an extra end, despite trailing for much of the match.
Weston’s Andy Fear carried his bat to help Weston to victory over Lechlade.
COMMUNICATIONS giant BT has been accused of ‘letting down’ Somerset after its superfast broadband rollout proposal was scrapped for being ‘not up to scratch’.
TWO Weston College tutors who work with plumbing students and offenders in prison have won national awards for their work.
A NUMBER of high street retailers will be opening their doors to passengers at Bristol Airport when the expansion of its eastern terminal is completed next month.
A Popular takeaway restaurant in Weston has been taken over by a new owner, who promises some additions to the menu.
A SOMERSET farm which brings fresh vegetables to your doorstep will start delivering to Weston from July.
RENOWNED chef Marco Pierre White has unveiled a new menu for his Steakhouse Bar and Grill restaurant in Congresbury.
MORE competitions have been launched for this year’s Weston super Food Festival.
SCHOOLCHILDREN are being invited to take part in a poetry competition as part of the Weston super Food Festival – and the winner will receive a £200 cooking kit.
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