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

PUBLISHED: 17:00 23 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:21 24 February 2018

Sisters Sarah, Vicky, Catherine and Richard and Lorna
Five and ten mile runs
The Two Bays Tough Ten challenge will take place along Weston seafront, starting underneath the Grand Pier

Sisters Sarah, Vicky, Catherine and Richard and Lorna Five and ten mile runs The Two Bays Tough Ten challenge will take place along Weston seafront, starting underneath the Grand Pier 4,02,17

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Watch some mixed martial arts at the Winter Gardens or take on the elements in the Two Bay Tough Ten.

Martial arts at the Winter Gardens

A Caged Stand & Strike MMA fight will be at the Winter Gardens Pavilion, in Royal Parade, on Saturday.

Get up close and see all the action at this mixed martial arts event which will start at 6.30pm.

Tough Ten on the seafront

The Two Bays Tough Ten and Two Bays Friendly Five will start outside the Grand Pier, in Marine Parade, at 11am on Sunday.

Head down to Weston’s seafront to show your support for the runners who will battle the elements as part of the 10-mile and five-mile challenge.

There is still time to register if you would like to enter.

Entry, priced £12-24, is available at

Support Children’s Hospice South West

A bring and buy sale will be held at Carantoc Art Pottery Studio, in Locking Moor Road, on Sunday from 1-4pm.

The event will raise money for Children’s Hospice South West to support children with long-term or life-limiting illnesses.

Zumba in St Georges

A charity zumba event will take place in St Georges Community Centre, in Willow Close, on Sunday from 2-4pm.

People will get fit while dancing to raise all important cash for the British Heart Foundation.

Tickets, priced £8, are available from Corine on 07810 741011.

Tea dance at the Winter Gardens

A tea dance will be held at the Winter Gardens Pavilion, in Royal Parade, from 2-5pm on Sunday.

Tickets, priced £7.50, are available at

If these events do not take your fancy then why not check out the latest blockbuster hit at one of Weston’s two cinemas, watch a football or rugby game or go for a walk along the seafront.

If you are out and about this weekend then snap a picture and upload it to and do not forget to enter our latest iwitness competition. The theme this time is ‘By The Coast’.

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