THE outdated funding formula which has caused Avon and Somerset Constabulary to lose out on £110million in eight years is finally being scrapped.
A WESTON mother has spoken of her pride after her daughter was chosen to star in a supermarket advertising campaign.
STUNNING shots of butterflies, owls and floral displays made for an eye-catching week on iwitness.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage will be coming to Weston-super-Mare next year as the party looks to hold its South West spring conference in the town.
YOUNGSTERS finished their time at nursery with a leaving ceremony and barbecue.
THE Trop Trust is taking a trip to Wales to get inspiration from a 1927 outdoor pool which has been refurbished.
A lifeboat had to be pulled from the mud on Weston beach this morning (Saturday).
THOUSANDS of cyclists descended on Weston-super-Mare seafront when the sixth annual Great Weston Ride drew to a close.
BED and breakfast owners and hoteliers are reporting an increase in the number of Weston-super-Mare visitors who have travelled from the other side of the world.
TROPHIES were handed out for colourful flower arrangements and delicious sweet treats at a revamped village show.
WESTON College has been working with Worlebury St Paul’s Primary School to create a piece of ceramic artwork.
AN OPEN day has been held at a stunning garden in Worlebury to showcase local groups and help people take a break from day-to-day life.
A SUPERMARKET might not seem like a typical place for a bike ride – but one Worle woman took to the aisles of a Weston-super-Mare store to cycle for charity.
A woman had to be recued from Weston beach after getting stuck in the mud yesterday (Friday).
A WESTON man living with hepatitis C after years of drug use is urging people to get tested and treated.
COMPLAINTS about public toilets in Weston-super-Mare have been doing the rounds again on Streetlife this week.
Witnesses have reported a traffic accident involving three vehicles on the A370 this evening (Friday).
A FOOTBALL fun day with something for all the family was held in a North Somerset village this weekend.
THE summer months are the perfect time for outdoor fun and games, and people in Kingston Seymour enjoyed an array of sporting activities in the fields near Back Lane.
THE suspended chief constable at Avon and Somerset Constabulary has returned to work – but not with the force.
THE summer holidays are upon us and another set of eager year six students are preparing for their first day at secondary school in September.
The leavers’ production is a highlight of every school year – and pupils in year six at Wrington Primary School did not disappoint when they presented their play at the end of term earlier this month.
A PETITION calling for a safer footpath between Cross and Axbridge has been given to Somerset County Council.
AN APPLICATION to extend a 1,150-home development near Banwell by 400 houses has been submitted to North Somerset Council.
A TENNIS player will be jetting off to the United States after she was accepted onto a scholarship programme, all thanks to a YouTube video.
A WOMAN required treatment from the air ambulance after suffering a fall in Weston this morning (Friday).
POLICE officers, teenagers and other visitors to Grove Park got the chance to try out segways and play a number of fun games at the weekend.
A PARISH council has issued a call for villagers to help fight an appeal against a large-scale housing development outside the settlement boundary.
Visit a market or a model railway exhibition at events being held this weekend in Weston-super-Mare.
RETURNING to the seafront after a 40-year hiatus, Weston Dairy Festival is finally back on the Beach Lawns in Weston-super-Mare for days of family fun.
NINE people have been arrested in relation to a Weston-super-Mare stabbing which left two men seriously injured – with one in a ‘critical’ condition.
A PRESCHOOL in Worle has been labelled as ‘inadequate’ after children were found to have left the premises on their own.
A SERIES of chicken-keeping workshops have taken place in Yatton.
A CELEBRITY wine expert has visited Weston-super-Mare as part of filming for hit TV show Saturday Kitchen.
A WESTON man raised more than £500 for Weston Hospicecare by completing a ‘once in a lifetime’ 15,000ft tandem skydive.
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