Commuters heading in and out of Weston-super-Mare have faced substantial delays today (Wednesday), after a motorbike crashed on the M5.
There is just over two weeks to go until the Weston super Food Festival and organisers say the event will be bigger and better at its new home in the town’s iconic Tropicana.
A proposal to build a number of flats in Burnham has been quashed by Sedgemoor District Council.
Weston College staff took part in a gruelling 100-mile walk to help raise money for two-year-old Jacob Baird, who needs a £75,000 operation to help him walk.
Weston College’s new £12milion academy building, which will house the North Somerset Enterprise and Technology College (NSETC), has been completed.
Police have launched an appeal to try to track down a man who has been missing for more than 24 hours.
A man was left with a broken jaw after an unprovoked assault in Weston-super-Mare.
A Weston girls’ group raised funds for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) by selling teddies and turning their adventures into stories.
The Causeway road in Mark has been closed shortly after reopening to allow further resurfacing work.
Children in Congresbury learned a range of important skills at a first-aid workshop.
Police officers had their hands full at the weekend when they were called to round up a loose pig in Weston-super-Mare.
More than 1,000 job-seekers are expected to attend John Penrose’s Weston-super-Mare Jobs Fair next month, which offers people the opportunity to meet local and national companies and improve their employment prospects.
Hundreds more houses could be built next to Weston-super-Mare’s Locking Parklands development.
People across North Somerset will be asked for their views on possible closures and changes to libraries and children’s centres at a series of events next month.
A popular cut-through in Weston-super-Mare will be closed for 12 weeks while essential work to replace 500 metres of gas pipes takes place.
A village branch of the Royal British Legion is at risk of being closed for good after 94 years, unless new committee members can be found.
A new singing group for teenagers will be launched in a North Somerset village next month.
Vistors to the Museum of Prehistory in Cheddar are in for a surprise following a £400,000 upgrade.
Youngsters in a North Somerset village learned all about a classic children’s story at a stay-and-play session last week.
A residential care home in Burnham-on-Sea has received a ‘good’ grading from the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
An air ambulance has just left the M5 following a serious motorway crash involving two vehicles.
The parish council of Banwell refused new plans to ease congestion through the centre of the village, with one councillor describing the ideas as ‘a lot of hooey’.
An ‘important’ new development which will boost house-buying prospects in Highbridge has been opened this week by Weston’s Knightstone Housing.
An enormous flood relief project to protect thousands of homes in Weston-super-Mare has been completed.
A unique craft shop has opened in Weston this month.
A year on from Dismaland, the ‘Banksy effect’ is still being felt in Weston’s cultural and economic circles – and business leaders say it can help ‘springboard’ the town onto new successes.
A Weston-super-Mare woman will be taking on a popular fundraiser in memory of her father, who died six months after being diagnosed with cancer.
A Somerset yacht club is inviting people to take part in the world’s largest charity sailing event, which will take place next month.
St John Ambulance (SJA) has appealed for more volunteers to help the next generation of life-savers.
An up-and-coming designer from Claverham has won a prestigious award for a sofa he created.
A campaign to buy a new public access defibrillator for Locking has almost hit its target.
As the busy August bank holiday arrives tomorrow (Monday), the number of tourists descending on Weston is expected to soar - but so is the number of people using its health services.
A group of eight teenagers from Weston-super-Mare entertained crowds at the seafront while taking part in the National Citizen Service’s summer programme.
An injured water-skier was rescued from the sea near Weston’s Grand Pier yesterday (Saturday).
Weston Hospicecare is urging people across the town to open their gardens and host fundraising events in aid of the charity.
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