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Almost 200,000 fewer people visited Weston this summer than in 2016, with inclement weather to blame according to the town centre manager.

Weston’s newly-refurbished Italian Gardens played host to a range of theatrical-based entertainment with circus performers, street artists and workshops all arriving in the town for the first time.

A special celebrity guest will make an appearance on the opening night of Icescape this year.

Six Weston schools have officially joined forces to become an academy network – and they celebrated in style with a fun day at the Tropicana.

Employees of the late Derek Mead have created a memorial for the renowned farmer ‘to ensure his memory lives on for generations’.

A community choir from Weston-super-Mare performed in a prestigious Somerset location after an invite from the Bishop of Wells.


A venomous Portuguese man o’war was washed up on Weston-super-Mare’s beach last week.

More than 60 organisations descended on Weston-super-Mare’s Tropicana at the weekend to showcase what they offer.

Live music, scarecrows and Jaguar cars will take over Weston and the surrounding villages this weekend.

A celebration of the best North Somerset has to offer will take place in Weston-super-Mare this weekend.

It may be getting colder and the nights are drawing in, but there are still some exciting events taking place in Weston-super-Mare this autumn. Here is a taste of what we can all look forward to...

What’s the tallest building in Weston? What year did the Tropicana open? Which famous person described the town as a ‘seedy seaside resort’? Prove you’re an expert in all things Weston-super-Mare by trying out our quiz…

Staff at Weston-super-Mare’s Odeon cinema have helped raise more than £1,000 for charity.

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