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The rise of the machines was causing concern 50 years ago this week, while seafront seating arrangements and Worle architecture were also coming under fire from certain quarters...

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Yesterday, 17:00

An afternoon tea was served up in a North Somerset village at the weekend to celebrate St George’s Day.

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Yesterday, 15:00

A fitness instructor will lead a two-hour session to raise money for a charity close to his heart.

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Yesterday, 13:00

Weston-super-Mare dog walkers pulled on their trainers and grabbed their furry friends to raise money for Weston’s RNLI.

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Yesterday, 12:00

The headteacher of Milton Park Primary School says there are ‘exciting times ahead’ after it was rated as good with outstanding elements.

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What's On

Fri, 19:00

Bank holiday weekend will see 27 people create a trail of ceramics, textiles and other mediums around a Somerset village.

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Fri, 13:47

An up-and-coming jazz quartet will bring their interesting sound to Bristol.

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Fri, 10:05

A North Somerset classical music group will perform a concert at a village church next month.

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Thu, 15:00

Daz’s Rock 4 Charity is returning to Weston-super-Mare with a music event to help a man with Parkinson’s.

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Thu, 14:49

Channel 5 will bring a live version of its successful children’s show Milkshake to Weston-super-Mare to entertain youngsters this summer.

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Court News

Yesterday, 12:00

A man who left his partner bruised after a fight in his home has been ordered to complete 120 hours of unpaid work.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

A man from Uphill has been ordered to complete 120 hours of unpaid work after he left his ex-partner bruised and bleeding from the head following a fight in his home.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

A drug dealer who ‘thought he was untouchable’ has been jailed for 11 years for orchestrating cocaine and heroin trade on the streets of Weston-super-Mare.

Education News

Yesterday, 12:00

The headteacher of Milton Park Primary School says there are ‘exciting times ahead’ after it was rated as good with outstanding elements.

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Fri, 17:00

A school cleaner described as ‘wonderful’ and ‘a diamond’ by colleagues has retired after more than 30 years of service.

Thu, 07:00

Youngsters from a Somerset middle school took to the sky in a space-themed open evening.

Wed, 18:00

Youngsters from across North Somerset found out which of the district’s reception classes they will be joining this September during national offer day.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

School services for children with autism and for those who need additional welfare support in North Somerset could soon be provided from outside the district.

North Somerset News

07:00

A housing developer argues it should be allowed to build scores of homes in Yatton because it would create jobs within the construction trade.

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Yesterday, 19:00

A new scheme has been launched by a community bookshop to reward customers.

Yesterday, 17:00

The co-founder of a leading disability charity visited the bustling streets of India to see how Motivation has been transforming the lives of people in some of the poorest countries in the world.

Yesterday, 15:00

A Clevedon girl has won first prize in a patisserie’s draw-a-dessert competition.

Yesterday, 09:00

Children helped to decorate a giant butterfly sculpture in Nailsea town centre.

Sport News

Fri, 09:39

Hornets finished the season with an impressive win over Ivybridge, a perfect sending off for coaches Jon Richardson and Jack Gadd.

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Fri, 09:38

Weston ended their season with a fantastic unbeaten record, winning the league and the Somerset Cup in the process.

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Fri, 09:38

Somerset Premier League champions Winscombe finished the season with victory, their 25th from 26 matches.

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Fri, 09:37

Cheddar just missed out on promotion and will finish in third spot with just one game remaining.

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Fri, 09:36

Latest results and fixtures from the Weston & District League.

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Business News

Tue, 14:30

Twenty jobs have been lost after a Weston-super-Mare motor parts firm went into administration today (Tuesday).

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Tue, 11:00

Long-term vacant business units in Weston-super-Mare town centre should be used for community projects, according to a North Somerset councillor and businessman.

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Mon, 14:00

A North Somerset tourist and family attraction has beaten fierce competition to claim a South West business award.

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Mon, 08:00

An international hotel chain hopes to build a multi-million-pound, 119-room building in Weston-super-Mare.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

The developer behind Locking Parklands has been given a five-star rating from the House Builders’ Federation.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, April 20, 2017

One of the best things about living in Somerset is its food. The county is famous for cheese and cider, and we take for granted how simple it is to buy local produce on our doorstep. But how easy is it to eat and drink exclusively Somerset produce for a fortnight? Reporter Sarah Robinson put it to the test...

Friday, April 7, 2017

Whether it is a cold crisp pint of cider to a mouth-watering slice of Cheddar cheese, dozens of products which have become staples in the diets of many originated from Somerset. But, where is the best place to sample food from local producers? Here are 10 ideas for you...

Thursday, April 6, 2017

People from Weston-super-Mare with a love of food are being asked to sign up for the chance of winning a £10,000 on My Kitchen Rules.

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