Five things to do in Weston-super-Mare this weekend

PUBLISHED: 09:00 10 February 2017

WorleWind Band will be performing at the Baptist church in Rawlins Avenue.

WorleWind Band will be performing at the Baptist church in Rawlins Avenue.


Support a Weston theatre by enjoying a cup of tea and a cake or cry with laughter as the comedy club makes its grand return.

Here are five things to do in Weston this weekend:

– Mr Grey will see you now. The next instalment of the Fifty Shades franchise, Fifty Shades Darker, will premiere in cinemas on Friday.

Head down to Weston’s Odeon, in The Centre, to see how the relationship between love-struck college graduate Anastasia Steele and business tycoon Christian Grey will unfold.

Visit the Odeon website for a full list of show times.

– The U3A will enjoy a lecture by Dr Roger Ball on Friday.

His talk The Captain Swing Riots will be about a rebellion by poor farm labourers against wealthy landowners.

The event will take place at the Boulevard United Reformed Church in Waterloo Street and begins at 2.15pm.

Entry costs £1.50 including tea or coffee.

– Weston Comedy Club will return to the Grand Pier on Friday.

The event gets underway at 8pm and tickets, priced £11 in advance or £13 on the door, are available online from

– A coffee morning will be hosted by the Blakehay Theatre, in Wadham Street, on Saturday to raise funds for extra equipment.

Enjoy a hot cup of tea or coffee and a delicious cake from 10am to noon.

– WorleWind Band will perform a variety of well-known songs during a concert at the Baptist church in Rawlins Avenue. It will be held on Saturday at 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £5, can be reserved by emailing or calling 01934 517719.

More from Weston Mercury

Two hooded Weston-super-Mare robbers who held their victims at knife-point and threatened to ‘slice them up’ have been jailed.

Read more
32 minutes ago

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a firefighter? If so, there is an event next month which will be a great experience.

Read more

Drivers are having to take life-endagering risks due to high speeds in Yatton High Street, according to campaigners.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:00

The English National Ballet will bring its Swan Lake performance to the West Country – and the Mercury is giving readers a chance to win tickets to see the show.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:00

An East Brent play park will receive a five-figure upgrade to improve facilities for children in the village.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:05

The collected 30 something’s were partying like it was 2002 at Bristol’s SWX on Friday as post punk rockers A returned to Bristol to play the whole of their seminal album Hi-Fi Serious.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:05

More than £200,000 has been spent by North Somerset Council on redundancy payments in 18 months.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00

The plan to join up a walking and cycling route from Brean to Clevedon has moved a step closer.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:00

Venture into the wizarding world with the latest remake of one of J K Rowling’s books.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:56

A woman who has vowed to complete 40 outdoor swims in her 40th year is just three challenges away from hitting her target.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 3°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists