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A Berrow woman is searching for the family who taught her to walk and talk after she was evacuated to North Somerset in World War Two.

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The war memorial in Worle has been refurbished in time for the commemoration of World War One in November.

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Yesterday, 17:42

Emergency crews have freed a man who was trapped in a car after it careered into a stone wall.

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Yesterday, 16:00

A shortage of telephone equipment and vandalism made headlines in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald 50 years ago. Here is the news from the September 20 edition.

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Yesterday, 16:00

A new Costa Coffee drive-thru is opening at a service station along the M5.

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Yesterday, 15:00

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Yesterday, 15:00

People have been invited to give their views on a consultation about extending conservation areas in Weston.

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Yesterday, 13:00

A health warning has been issued to people starting at college or university, with students more prone to contracting diseases and illnesses.

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Yesterday, 12:00

Hundreds of thousands of pounds have been spent repairing Weston’s sea wall after decades of damage saw part of it collapse.

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Yesterday, 11:00

The countdown is on to the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race with just a month left until the bikes take to the seafront.

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Yesterday, 10:00

The candidates running in a by-election in North Worle have been announced this week.

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Yesterday, 09:30

The identity of a 45-year-old woman killed in a crash on the M5 has been revealed by Avon and Somerset Constabulary.

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Yesterday, 08:00

A Weston newlywed is appealing for cash to cover thousands of pounds of medical bills after her husband was assaulted in the street and left for dead when he planned to propose.

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Fri, 19:00

A Weston-super-Mare carer had her hair shaved off last week in memory of a former colleague and friend.

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Fri, 17:00

The sound of music will fill Weston this weekend with some magnificent performers taking to the town’s stages stage.

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Fri, 16:00

A ‘nationally important’ original work by a Weston-super-Mare artist will go on display in the town for the first – and possibly only – time in its history.

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Fri, 15:00

Volunteer marshals are needed to help support Weston-super-Mare’s Carnival.

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Fri, 13:00

People living in Burnham and Highbridge have decided to adopt a neighbourhood plan, which sets out guidelines for developers submitting planning applications in the area.

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Fri, 12:00

Weston will be full of amazing tastes and flavours again this weekend as a food festival returns to town.

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Fri, 10:00

An artist is hoping people will take pleasure in her work, which is on display in a Weston-super-Mare café.

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Fri, 07:00

A 23-year-old Weston man who had his face plastered over the national news for punching a horse hopes to teach children how a ‘foolish mistake’ can ‘potentially ruin your life and your reputation’.

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Thu, 19:00

A Weston-super-Mare man will run the Great Bristol Half Marathon this weekend as part of his efforts to increase support available to his family members who have Huntington’s disease.

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Thu, 17:31

An elderly woman was left with cuts and bruises after being pushed to the floor by a man who robbed her in Worle.

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Thu, 17:00

An ‘active’ young man was found hanged at his Weston home after a bad break-up.

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Thu, 16:00

A new plumbing firm has opened up in Weston town centre.

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Thu, 14:00

Scarecrows dressed in historical costumes will be dotted around Uphill waiting to be discovered this weekend.

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Thu, 14:00

A developer is proposing to build 40 new homes on the outskirts of Sandford.

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Thu, 10:00

The trustee team behind one of Worle’s best-loved buildings has supported Weston Hospicecare’s Comfort & Care appeal by buying a bed for the charity’s in-patient unit.

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Thu, 09:20

Thatchers Cider in Sandford is investing £14million into a new cider mill to cope with the growing demand for its products.

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Thu, 08:00

Around 100 people took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for a town project to improve access to a historic church.

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Thu, 07:59

Strong winds and heavy rain is expected to hit Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding areas tonight (Thursday).

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Thu, 07:00

Drug-dealing and antisocial behaviour on a Weston-super-Mare estate is ‘rife’ and action groups have been urged to join forces to tackle the issues.

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Wed, 17:00

People will go to the polls and vote on a referendum for two Somerset towns tomorrow (Thursday).

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Wed, 16:57

A ‘gentle’ and ‘fun-loving family man’ has been remembered by his family after he died in last week’s M5 crash.

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Wed, 16:00

Bristol Airport was subjected to a cyber attack last weekend which caused flight display screens to blackout.

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