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Yesterday, 18:00

It may be getting colder and the nights are drawing in, but there are still some exciting events taking place in Weston-super-Mare this autumn. Here is a taste of what we can all look forward to...

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Yesterday, 17:30

Authors, illustrators and creative writing groups are being invited to get involved in a literary festival, due to be held in Weston-super-Mare next year.

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Yesterday, 16:00

A parade made its way through Weston-super-mare this weekend to mark Battle of Britain Day.

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Yesterday, 16:00

A Weston-super-Mare man who gave up everything to follow his dream has launched a new business.

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Yesterday, 15:00

Almost 100 villagers turned out to protest plans which could lead to the ‘destruction’ of a North Somerset pub.

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What's On

Yesterday, 10:16

The Wells Festival of Literature will celebrate its 25th birthday this year.

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Mon, 23:28

Dreamboats and Petticoats opened at The Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare tonight (Monday) and a packed audience were transported back to the 1960s.

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Mon, 20:00

A spectacular evening of fine music can be enjoyed at Weston-super-Mare’s All Saints’ Church this autumn.

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

The unlikely true story of the friendship between Queen Victoria and a young Indian clerk called Abdul will be told in cinemas this month.

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

One of the world’s most spectacular circus productions will perform in Bristol next month.

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Court News

Thursday, September 14, 2017

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between July 26 and August 17.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A Somerset couple have been banned from keeping dogs for five years after they left their pet to suffer with a chronic skin condition.

Monday, August 28, 2017

A Weston-super-Mare teenager has been spared jail after biting a ‘terrified’ taxi driver’s nose in a ‘life-changing’ unprovoked attack.

Education News

Yesterday, 10:00

Primary school children from Worlebury have had their stories published in a book.

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Mon, 13:58

A new head girl and head boy have been named at Broadoak Mathematics and Computing College.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

The phased reopening of Weston College’s new-look Winter Gardens has begun, with its Italian Gardens-facing café having opened on Monday – and a seafront restaurant not far behind.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A ‘vital’ learning and traineeship service in Somerset has had its funding cut – and Somerset’s MPs are calling for the decision to reversed.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

A former teacher from Kings of Wessex Academy in Cheddar has taken up the post of deputy head at Sidcot School.

Sport News

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Weston-super-Mare are out of the FA Cup at the first time of asking, after a late winner from Bognor Regis broke the Seagulls’ hearts at Nyewood Lane yesterday (Saturday).

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Friday, September 15, 2017

Three Weston-super-Mare teenagers must raise more than £1,800 each to go on the experience of a lifetime.

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Weston manager Marc McGregor says his side ‘deserved more’ from their past two games as they secured two draws away from home – with new striker Irnti Rapai scoring both equalisers.

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Sunday, September 10, 2017

New Weston striker Irnti Rapai certainly had a debut to remember for the Seagulls at the weekend as he netted a crucial late equaliser for his new side away at National League South leaders Chelmsford City.

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Saturday, September 9, 2017

Yatton Rugby Club has applied for planning permission from North Somerset Council to build a car park for its junior sports pitches.

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Business News

Yesterday, 16:00

A Weston-super-Mare man who gave up everything to follow his dream has launched a new business.

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Yesterday, 14:00

A family-run opticians in the heart of Worle has been handed an award.

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Mon, 19:00

Staff at Weston-super-Mare’s Odeon cinema have helped raise more than £1,000 for charity.

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Mon, 18:30

A dance school will launch a new class aimed at children this month.

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Mon, 18:00

A top TV chef was in North Somerset this week to visit his restaurant and launch a new range of wines.

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