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Yesterday, 16:00

Residents at a Weston nursing home will don their best frocks and handmade crowns for a royal-themed open day.

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Yesterday, 11:00

Weston-super-Mare street artist JPS has been putting more of his work on the town centre’s walls this week.

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Yesterday, 10:04

Police have confirmed a body has been found near Burnham-on-Sea in the search for missing man Dean Tate.

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Yesterday, 08:00

The widow of a Weston man whose lungs failed after he caught a killer flu strain says she gave up her life to stay by his bedside during his illness.

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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Damage to a historic wreck and a poor final day for a hockey team made headlines in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald 50 years ago. Here is the news from April 19, 1968.

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What's On

Yesterday, 14:00

A new musical filled with songs the whole family will love is heading to The Playhouse in Weston.

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Yesterday, 09:00

Fast-paced Japanese drumming and dancing is heading to Weston’s Playhouse theatre.

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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Peppa Pig and friends are back for a live show which will have your children up on their feet.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

A night of high quality singing is coming to Burnham-on-Sea next week.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

A Welsh singer-songwriter will perform songs from her debut album in Bristol this month.

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Court News

Friday, April 20, 2018

A Weston couple have been sentenced after drugs were found in their house and stuffed in a teddy bear.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from February 7-14 :

Thursday, April 5, 2018

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from January 31 to February 7.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

A widow died after being hit by a car on a ‘dark and wet’ winter night, a court heard.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

The following court cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse from January 29 to 31.

Education News

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thousands of parents will be breathing a sigh of relief after more than 90 per cent of children in North Somerset secured their first choice primary school.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A new primary school will open in Weston in September after years of delays.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Six schools in Weston-super-Mare and Worle took part in a spelling bee.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Weston College will receive a share of £11.7million worth of funding from central Government.

Monday, April 16, 2018

A Somerset school continues to make good progress after being told it was ‘inadequate’ by an education watchdog last year.

Sport News

Friday, April 20, 2018

Weston recorded an excellent home victory over third-placed Maidenhead, avenging their defeat earlier in the season.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Six Winscombe Under-18 girls have been selected for international honours, five for England and one for Ireland.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Despite narrowly losing to Stroud, Winscombe managed to pick up another useful losing bonus point.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Cheddar romped to an emphatic victory over Bristol Telephones to clinch the Tribute 2 North League 2 title.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Cheddar came away with a draw at Radstock Town after Callum Ham scored twice for the Cheesemen.

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Business News

Friday, April 20, 2018

North Somerset Council has apologised for incorrectly charging for a man’s care.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Food businesses will find it easier to open in a part of Weston after North Somerset Council voted in favour of a new food zone initiative.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

A project to create a £100million reservoir has been scrapped by Bristol Water after it decided it was ‘no longer needed’.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

An American burger eatery will open its doors for the first time today (Monday).

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

A floral designer, a make-up artist, a skin care specialist and a photographer have teamed up to offer wedding packages to brides and grooms.

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Food and Drink

Monday, April 9, 2018

A wet start did not deter a crowd of around 30,000 people visiting Weston’s Italian Gardens on Saturday for the first food festival of the year.

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Eat: Weston is in town all day today (Saturday) with more than 75 producers filling Weston-super-Mare’s High Street, Italian Gardens and Sovereign Shopping Centre.

Friday, April 6, 2018

The county is well-known for its gorgeous cheese and scrumptious cider but where should you go if you wish to sample and buy these or any of the other delicious food and drink made in Somerset?

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