The scaffolding which has been covering the iconic frontage of Weston-super-Mare’s Winter Gardens for months has been removed to reveal the refurbished pavilion, which Weston College is due to re-open in September.
The fight to preserve and regenerate Weston-super-Mare’s Birnbeck Pier has taken ‘a major step forward’ as North Somerset Council has agreed to support a charity’s efforts to save the decaying structure.
On Friday, four out of five of Weston-super-Mare’s MP hopefuls took to Weston College for a hustings debate, organised by the Mercury and the college. Here are the funniest moments and the best lines for those who missed it…
The ‘incredible’ intensive care provided at Weston General Hospital has saved a woman who doctors thought had ‘no chance of survival’ – but raises questions over whether proposed changes will leave the hospital able to save similar patients in future.
Weston-super-Mare’s MP will call on the Government to put a price cap on energy prices, as he warns the town’s vulnerable and elderly people are being ‘ripped off’ by the big gas and electricity companies.