Fears over the future of an orchard have been raised by campaigners amid a fresh plan to build homes on the edge of Yatton.
Pupils from a school in Weston-super-Mare dressed in togas and armour to learn about life in Roman times.
A Paralympic gold medallist visited a Worle school to congratulate students for raising £12,000 in memory of a former pupil.
‘Frogmen’ would be visiting Weston-super-Mare, along with musician Cat Stevens 50 years ago. This is the news from the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald on January 19, 1968.
A man has been arrested after a woman was killed in a hit and run in Highbridge today (Saturday).
Oscar Wilde’s witty comedy The Importance Of Being Earnest will be performed in Bath.
Three household names will come together in the true story of the United States involvement in the Vietnam War – and the Mercury is offering you the chance to see it for free.
A top-quality tribute act to one of the greatest rock bands ever will perform on a North Somerset stage next month.
A care home art group is holding its second exhibition in Weston-super-Mare.
A literary great’s play will be brought to life on a Weston stage amid a flurry of thrilling crime and enticing mystery.
Police are searching for a man who failed to turn up at court to face allegations of assault and criminal damage.
A 22-year-old man will appear before magistrates today (Monday) after police charged him with sex crimes in North Somerset and Shropshire.
A 22-year-old Weston-super-Mare man has been spared jailed after pleading guilty to posting an explicit photo of his ‘mortified’ ex-girlfriend on social media.
A Weston-super-Mare man has been told he is ‘very lucky’ to have been spared jail after stealing more than £4,000 worth of iPads from two schools.
A former Weston-super-Mare man accused of carrying out a terror attack has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder.
Runners from a Cheddar school have qualified for the Somerset Schools County Championships.
A primary school in Worle is thrilled to have received 100 new books from the Weston Mercury’s Books For Schools campaign.
The first headteacher for a planned primary school in Locking Parklands has been announced.
A group of Weston College students experienced a day in the life of the emergency services.
Weston-super-Mare’s National League South fixture against Chelmsford City has been postponed today (Saturday).
Weston lost at home to Bracknell, despite getting off to a bright start.
Hornets Girls Under-15s defeated Cinderford to reach the next round of the Area Cup.
A late equaliser by Craig Mawford against Radstock Town, gave Cheddar their first point in three games.
Worle’s impressive victory over Portishead Reseves has set up an interesting clash with near neighbours Uphill Castle next week.
A property developer has agreed to buy a factory plant in Claverham.
A Weston-super-Mare woman drove away happy after winning a car worth thousands of pounds.
Weston-super-Mare’s new creative hub will host a free technology event next week, offering expert digital advice to the town’s fledgling businesses.
The hotly-anticipated opening of Weston-super-Mare’s Cineworld is just two weeks away and the Mercury can today offer a first glimpse inside at the new cinema.
A Wrington brewery firm enjoyed an ‘excellent’ end to 2017.
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