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Police have issued an appeal after a 40-year-old man went missing after a visit to the pub.

A dramatic U-turn on plans to build homes over a community field were revealed on Monday.

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Businesses across North Somerset have registered for the 2018 West of England Travel to Work survey.

An additional day of snow is possible in Weston-super-Mare in the next few days.

Children in Claverham are enjoying new play equipment, largely thanks to the hard work of one of the pupils parents.

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Homeowners will pay more than £70 a year to fund the fire service from April, as it looks to save £1.7million from its budget.

More than £7,000 has been donated towards Weston General Hospital’s scanner appeal thanks to the generosity of the WI.

The winding down of a Weston-super-Mare fire service and a campaign to save a paddle steamer made headlines 50 years ago. Here is the news from the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald in February 1968.

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North Somerset Council was hit by one cyber attack and one cyber security incident last year.

Four nearby beaches have been named in Somerset’s top 10 list.

A Weston-super-Mare business will donate to a homeless charity for every foreign student coach which comes to the area.

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Snow showers are possible in Weston-super-Mare at the start of next week, the Met Office has warned this morning (Saturday).

A trade union has been celebrating securing higher wages for workers at the country’s biggest fast food business.

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

Take a look at this brilliant drone footage of Birnbeck Pier by YouTuber McGoPro Guy

The Grand Pier has been surprising visitors with special prizes to mark national Random Acts Of Kindness Day on Saturday.

Fly-tipping cost North Somerset Council around £74,000 last year – but it did not issue a single fixed-penalty notice.

Glue, scissors and fabric were put to good use at Cheddar Library.

A ‘critical’ multi-million-pound project which will provide a secure water source to more than 280,000 people has almost been completed after 14 months.

Weston’s literary festival is now in full swing with authors, screenwriters and poets holding free talks and workshops at venues across the town.

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A small section of a major cycle route will be closed for two months while work is carried out.

The war memorial in Weston-super-Mare’s Grove Park will be restored to former glory after repair plans were given the go-ahead.

People on Weston-super-Mare’s Bournville and Oldmixon estates will get the rare chance to quiz police officers about their work.

Patients who are treated in a Bristol hospital because Weston-super-Mare’s A&E is closed overnight will now get a warm place to wait if they are discharged before 6am, thanks to months of work by a Weston councillor.

A Weston-super-Mare women’s group has filled 500 backpacks which will help some of the world’s poorest children.

A body art festival will be held at Weston Museum to coincide with its facial hair and tattoo exhibition.

Youngsters on Weston-super-Mare’s Bournville and Oldmixon estates got their hands dirty during the half-term break.

A Weston woman who received a kidney from her mum is calling on people to back a new organ donation system which could save thousands of lives.

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Free story sessions are running at libraries across North Somerset to celebrate World Book Day.

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An award-winning Weston-super-Mare chef will sign copies of his debut book at Waterstones on Saturday.

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A 35-year-old man was arrested by police yesterday (Wednesday) on suspicion of possession with intent to supply the drug spice in Weston-super-Mare.

A record number of litter pickers gathered to clean Burnham-on-Sea’s beach.

‘Vulnerable’ property-hunters have been warned to ‘tread carefully’ after an online scam offering tenants reduced rates on homes was discovered.

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Money allocated by Weston Town Council to help homeless people living on the town’s streets will be allocated to a night shelter, it has been decided.

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