A GIRL has been taken to hospital with a suspected fractured leg after a collision with a car.
ROGUE traders who ‘prey on people’ and charge extortionate rates for home and garden improvements are being targeted by police.
‘INCREASING pressure’ on Weston’s doctors means the wait for pre-booked appointments could reach up to four weeks in the next year.
CAR enthusiasts visiting Weston-super-Mare may have been pleasantly surprised at the weekend if they were lucky enough to stumble upon the classic car show.
YEAR six students from across Weston-super-Mare and Worle got a taste of what life at secondary school might be like at the weekend.
LISSIE is embarking on an acoustic solo tour and is preparing to wow audiences at waterside Bristol venue.
ONE of the world’s most beautiful voices will fill the stage at one Bristol venue later this week.
TV RETAIL consultant Mary Portas, who is well-known for her no-nonsense approach to giving advice, is looking for a new project in Weston-super-Mare.
PETER Pan has a prequel in a new film from acclaimed British director Joe Wright.
ONE of the best-selling soul groups of all time is coming to Weston-super-Mare next month.
A NORTH Somerset doctor is to face trial after denying sexually assaulting a female patient during an out-of-hours clinic appointment.
A MENTAL health patient who threw a cup of scalding tea at a support worker will be returning to the hospital where the attack took place, after a court granted bail.
A MARRIED Avon and Somerset Constabulary sergeant is on trial accused of raping a former teenage escort he was having an affair with, and beating her while he was wearing police uniform.
A NURSE has today (Friday) been charged with manslaughter following the death of a 10-year-old girl from Locking.
A FATHER who stole two bikes in the same week has been ordered to pay hundreds of pounds in compensation to his victims.
STUDENTS at a North Somerset primary school may be able to wave goodbye to bumps and grazes after a new playground was installed.
STUDENTS from Weston College have impressed a London agent with their talents so much he has expanded his business to cover the town.
WESTON College’s revamp of the Winter Gardens in Weston-super-Mare is one step closer to reality, after its planning application was recommended for approval.
PUPILS from Winscombe Primary School learned about one of the most infamous events in British history on an engaging Great Fire of London day.
Penny Brohn Cancer Care will welcome an award-winnning spritual writer and TV star to its annual memorial lecture next month.
Visitors to Nailsea Baptist Church raised £770 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
The church, in Silver Street, invited people in for refreshments and cakes.
More than £7,000 has been raised for local charities by Yeo Valley Lions Club.
Clevedon Pier bosses have praised the ‘hugely important’ role that its team of volunteers plays in the running of the attraction.
Macmillan Cancer Support will be taking its mobile support unit to Clevedon this week.
A FAMILIAR name stands between Weston-super-Mare and the first round of the FA Cup after the final qualifying draw was made at Wembley this morning (Monday).
Weston lifted themselves off the bottom of the Vanarama National League South table with victory over Margate.
Cheddar rescued a point against second bottom side Wincanton Town with a late goal by captain George Booth.
Uphill Castle extended their winning run to five games with victory over Nailsea & Tickenham.
Dynamo Locking maintained their unbeaten start to the season with a 4-0 victory over Uphill Castle A.
STUDENTS and academics are being invited to take part in a research competition to be in with the chance of winning £22,000.
A NEW site for a Post Office in Cheddar is still being sought.
SPENDING on a second multi-million-pound reservoir cannot go ahead, a Government department has decided.
THE Nightjar pub is known for its community feel, rallying for what matters and hosting countless events, but now the woman behind it all, Di Bradley, can finally call it her own after buying it.
A VILLAGE pharmacy has won an award for its innovative approach to identifying dementia.
FOOD from across the South West was on offer to the thousands of people who flocked to a Weston-super-Mare festival at the weekend.
YOU do not need to go all the way to Germany to enjoy a Bavarian treat as the Grand Pier is bringing Oktoberfest to Weston-super-Mare.
SPENDING a Monday lunchtime eating lobster and sipping expensive wine was certainly out of the ordinary for me – but then, it is safe to say a visit from one of the world’s greatest chefs was quite extraordinary too.
A FORTNIGHT of special offers and events for the Weston super Food Festival gets underway on Saturday.
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