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Changes at thriving brewery

Saturday, February 6, 2016
Stuart Howe

A North Somerset brewery has announced the appointment of two new bosses.

Cox's Cave in Cheddar Gorge.

A cave in Cheddar Gorge will undergo a refurbishment for the first time in 25 years.


Number 10 visit for student

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Fahma Mohamed at 10 Downing Street.

A student from Weston College visited 10 Downing Street to meet David Cameron and take part in his community engagement forum.


Airport’s new award

Saturday, January 30, 2016
Bristol Airport.

Bristol Airport has been named as the UK’s most punctual airport after more than 85 per cent of its flights arrived and departed on time during 2015.

Bristol Airport
Castelan employees with the vans.

Bosses at a Weston-super-Mare company which helps to clean and repair furniture say they want the firm to grow and create new jobs after renewing its 80-strong fleet of vans.

MP John Penrose and MD Roger Guess opening the new Safelab Systems building at Beaufighter Road ,  Photo by Jeremy Long.

A Weston-super-Mare manufacturing business which was established more than 30 years ago has moved to a new home in the Weston Business Quarter.


Poll:Golf course at garden centre?

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Weston is already home to a pirate adventure golf course - could Cadbury's one look something like this?

A 15-hole pirate adventure golf course could be built at one of North Somerset’s most popular garden centres if an application for outline planning permission is approved.

Mint and Mustard in Oxford Street.

The taste of ‘authentic’ Indian street food has come to Weston after a restaurant revamped its menu.


Rates fear for youth groups

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

North Somerset Council’s leader has vowed to ‘look very favourably’ on youth groups when overhauling business rates.

Poll:Premier Inn plans to expand hotel

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Premier Inn.

A hotel in Weston-super-Mare could expand by 40 bedrooms, if plans for an extension are approved.

An idea of what the Lidl store in Weston could look like once it is built. Photo courtesy of Lapworth Architects.

A ‘state-of-the-art’ supermarket is set to open in Weston after it was granted planning permission by North Somerset Council.

North Somerset Council Weston-super-Mare

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