Members of Burnham’s RNLI helped to officially open the long-awaited B&M store, which has been described as a ‘positive’ addition to the town.
A Somerset town celebrated the past, present and future with parade floats and carnival rides last weekend.
Weston Football Club’s star striker has thanked one of his loyal fans for making him the cover star of the club’s match day programme.
Firefighters from Avon Fire and Rescue were called to a fire at a care home in Oldmixon today (Saturday).
Weston-super-Mare’s keen photographers have showcased their undeniable talent again this week and here are some of the very best images.
A teenage water-skier who hit a difficult wave and somersaulted in the air on Weston-super-Mare’s beach has met the RNLI crew who may have prevented her from becoming paralysed for life.
The time to cast your vote in the Weston At Its Finest calendar competition is coming to a close as the final month’s go online.
A police suspect may have implicated themselves by saying they had more drugs than they were being charged with.
A host of famous faces were re-created at the weekend at Brent Knoll’s annual scarecrow trail.
Somerset and Dorset Air Ambulance received a welcome donation of more than £1,000 from a classic vehicle show.
A church in Weston-super-Mare auctioned some of its antique furniture as part of its ambitions to reinvent itself and become more attractive to young people.
North Somerset Council has accepted a four-year offer from central Government which guarantees some of its funding, meaning it can plan its spending more effectively.
More than 70 scarecrows were on display around Uphill last weekend.
A lane on the M5 has been closed this afternoon (Friday) due to an accident – and traffic is slow because of people stopping to look at it.
A Weston-super-Mare councillor is running a community litter pick-up on Saturday and is hoping for a big turnout.
People in Weston who need to get back into the work place can now self-refer to Team North Somerset, as the organisation continues to offer help to those in need.
Weston-super-Mare has played host to a middle-distance triathlon – which included a sea swim – and organisers hope to grow the event to more than 1,000 participants during the next few years.
There are plenty of things to do this weekend – explore Weston with a fancy dress charity pokecrawl or take a look around the classic car show in Grove Park.
It has been a testing opening two months of the season for Weston Football Club, with a damning run of eight defeats in a row ultimately costing their manager of two years his job.
‘Vulnerable’ people are being taken advantage of in Weston-super-Mare’s dry houses, according to councillors.
The leaves are changing and weather is getting colder in the September and October competition photos.
A Winscombe couple celebrated 60 years of marriage surrounded by their friends and family.
Somerset County Council has approved plans to fast-track the Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) programme to ensure tens of thousands more homes in the area have improved broadband.
Banksy’s Grim Reaper exhibit at Dismaland has inspired North Somerset Council to create a new live music venue inside the Tropicana in Weston-super-Mare.
A plan which will decide the future of a Somerset village is up for consultation.
A holiday park has raised some crucial funds for Burnham-on-Sea’s hovercraft charity.
The Grand Pier, Tesco and Macmillan Cancer Support will try to break a world record tomorrow (Friday) – and today the Mercury is offering you a chance to get involved.
More than 500 University Centre Weston (UCW) students marked the end of their degrees at the weekend by throwing their mortarboards in the air to celebrate.
Tributes have been paid to an ‘amazing friend’ after a Cheddar schoolgirl died last week.
An ‘inspirational’ University Centre Weston (UCW) student is celebrating completing his degree, despite battling cancer for the past year.
A man was left with injuries after a collision with a car last night (Wednesday).
An urgent road closure is in place in Weston-super-Mare due to a dangerous wall which poses a risk to the public.
There are plenty of unique summer views of Weston-super-Mare to vote on for July and August.
A team of year six pupils from Worle got a taste of fame when they appeared on a television quiz.
Volunteers are needed to look after and train guide dog puppies.
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