Week in pictures around Weston

PUBLISHED: 12:00 03 March 2018 | UPDATED: 16:20 03 March 2018

Week in pictures around Weston.

Week in pictures around Weston.

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Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Every week we publish a picture gallery from the photos that our readers have sent in via our image-sharing website - iwitness24.

If you would like to share your local pictures with the Mercury then sign up at www.iwitness24.co.uk and share your photos to the ‘Weston’ channel.

PHOTO CHALLENGE: Each week we set our readers a photo challenge to have a go at and our next challenge is ‘The Big Freeze’. We would love to see your shots from the snowy weather we’ve been having. To enter simply upload them to the iwitness24 Weston ‘Photo Challenge’ category and we’ll include them in next week’s gallery.

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Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

A night so cold that some of the sea was left behind as the tide went out. The dog investigates. Picture: Steve Shrewsbury A night so cold that some of the sea was left behind as the tide went out. The dog investigates. Picture: Steve Shrewsbury

After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. After dark buildings lit up. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. 800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. 800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. 800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. 800 runners set off to cover multi-terrain 10 miles. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman. Start of the 2 Bays Tough Ten. Picture: Nick Page. Hayman.

Frozen Sea Foam at Sand Bay. Sarah Doe Frozen Sea Foam at Sand Bay. Sarah Doe

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly Morning sun and Spring colour around Weston. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly A selection of winter sunset photos, taken this week. Picture: Terry Kelly

At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman

At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman

At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman At 1100hrs a person slipped and fell on the ice in the Italian Gardens another person went to help and also slipped and ended up on the ground.It then took an hour and a half for an ambulance to arrive at 1230hrs. Picture: Nick Page Hayman

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston Beast from the East arrived in Weston Super Mare on Tuesday - leaving a white blanket of snow. Picture: Peter Elston

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe Sand bay. Picture: Sarah Doe

The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly The snow comes to town. Picture: Terry Kelly

Shot taken on 2/3/18 in Worle High St in the snow. Picture: Mark Nash Shot taken on 2/3/18 in Worle High St in the snow. Picture: Mark Nash

2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick 2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick

2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick 2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick

2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick 2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick

2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick 2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick 2.3.18: beautiful walk in the park on a rare snowy day. Picture: Linda Barwick

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly

First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly

Sitting indoors watching the snow build up, should have taken poor hippo indoors ... Picture: Aideen Higgins Sitting indoors watching the snow build up, should have taken poor hippo indoors ... Picture: Aideen Higgins

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Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins Snowy photos from Weston, Thursday evening & Friday morning. Picture: Aideen Higgins

Taken outside the house. Picture: Mandy Brake Taken outside the house. Picture: Mandy Brake

The evening of Thursday lst March, still snowing heavily.  Cars abandoned on double yellow lines.  Engines revving, tires spinning on the ice.  Only 4x4 vehicles getting along easily. Picture: Lynn May The evening of Thursday lst March, still snowing heavily. Cars abandoned on double yellow lines. Engines revving, tires spinning on the ice. Only 4x4 vehicles getting along easily. Picture: Lynn May

First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly First evening of the snow, around Royal Sands. Picture: Terry Kelly

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare.  Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston Ice covering the lake at Worle Weston Super Mare. Making it hard going for the resident ducks to swim or walk. Picture: Peter Elston

Sitting indoors watching the snow build up, should have taken poor hippo indoors ... Picture: Aideen Higgins Sitting indoors watching the snow build up, should have taken poor hippo indoors ... Picture: Aideen Higgins

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas

Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas Conservation work in Bleadon on Hellenge Hill when we had a flurry of snow, which gave a nice white blanket of ground cover. Picture: Ben Nicholas

Some pictures taken on my travels around Uphill today. Picture: Simon James Some pictures taken on my travels around Uphill today. Picture: Simon James

Some pictures taken on my travels around Uphill today. Picture: Simon James Some pictures taken on my travels around Uphill today. Picture: Simon James

Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James

Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James

Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James Some pictures that I shot on the way to some winter sledging fun in Uphill. Picture: Simon James

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