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Colin Baker of Doctor Who will be appearing at the event.

Two actors who have filled one of the biggest roles on British television will pay a visit to Weston this weekend, when the Tropicana hosts a film and comic convention.

Britain's Got Talent is hosting open auditions in Weston-super-Mare.

Open auditions for Britain’s Got Talent will be coming to Weston-super-Mare next week.

The Leylines performing at Hazy Days.

Live music will fill Weston-super-Mare seafront throughout the bank holiday weekend thanks a new free event, Busk In The Sun.

Dominic Cooper stars in The Libertine.

Charismatic star of stage and screen, Dominic Cooper, is set to wow a Bath audience when he takes on the role of loveable rogue John Wilmot in the classic indecent tale of The Libertine.

Peter Leech conducting a rehearsal in All Saints Church.

Choral music will fill All Saints’ Church in Weston at the beginning of next month.

Rich Hall. Photo by Roddy Hand.

A deadpan American comic whose acerbic tongue was the inspiration for Moe, the barman in the TV show The Simpsons, is coming to Bristol next month.

Daniel O'Donnell will play at Bristol's Colston Hall.

Daniel O’Donnell waltzes straight off of BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing and straight onto the Colston Hall stage.


A Bristol duo will perform their new single in their hometown next month.

Trainspotting will be at Bristol's Loco Klub. Photo by Andreas Grieger.

Fans of British black comedy Trainspotting will be able to experience it in a whole new light in Bristol next month.


Reggae legends UB40 are embarking on a new UK tour and will be making a brief stop in Bristol this October.

Bad things happen in the dark.

Do not turn off the lights; bad things happen in the dark in supernatural horror Lights Out, released this week.

Mila Kunis stars as Amy Mitchell.

Had enough of your dirt-bag husband and seeing your once-wonderful life falling apart? Pour yourself a drink, loosen up and have a laugh with new comedy Bad Moms.

The Purge.

An exciting third instalment in the Purge series has now hit the big screen and you could watch it for free in Weston-super-Mare, thanks to our competition.

Could the Trop be turned into an iconic arts and events venue?

Theatre @ The Bay is welcoming a Roald Dahl classic as one of its latest performances – and you could win tickets thanks to our competition.

The Deep Blue Sea will be screened at Weston's Odeon.

An evening of drama and culture awaits two pairs of lucky people who win tickets to see the latest National Theatre production showing at Weston-super-Mare’s Odeon cinema next week.

Last Night At The Proms will take place at The Playhouse.

One of Britain’s best-loved orchestras will visit Weston-super-Mare for a rousing performance on Sunday – and you could be there thanks to our competition.

The Playhouse
Tom Bragado Planeo. Picture: Jeremy Long.

Burnham’s first ever spray jam festival attracted crowds of all ages to the town and was a ‘huge success’, according to its organiser.


As the Weston super Food Festival edges ever closer, its organisers have announced a host of family activities which will take place across the weekend.

Folk singers to join forces for show

Friday, August 19, 2016
Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage. Photo by Rosie Hardy.

Two folk performers are uniting for a show in Bristol to coincide with the release of their joint album.

Phill Jupitus as Nick Bottom

One of the UK’s most popular comedians, Phill Jupitus, is to make his Shakespearean debut in A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Theatre Royal Bath this month.

Spanish trio head to Bristol bar

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Guadalupe Plata

A unique and international sound is set to make its way to Bristol when Guadalupe Plata embark on their very first UK tour.

Anthony Costa is starring in Save The Last Dance For Me.

This week sees Weston Playhouse play host to an all singing and all dancing production of Save The Last Dance For Me.


The Theatre @ The Bay, at the Tropicana, is set to welcome a hilarious new original show and you could be there for free thanks to our competition.

Sarah Harding stars in Ghost. Photo by Darren Bell.

Girls Aloud singer Sarah Harding is to star alongside Hollyoaks actor Andy Moss in the stage production of Ghost – The Musical.

David Brent

Prepare yourself, one of British television’s most-hilarious, cringeworthy characters is back – this time on the big screen.

Nathan Carter is heading to Weston.

A country singer making waves in the Irish charts is heading to Weston-super-Mare next month to deliver a show inspired by the country and western sounds of his childhood.

One of the course holes at Time Raiders Pirate Adventure Golf.

A new adventure golf course has been opened, and we are giving you a chance to win family tickets to enjoy a game.

Lucy O'Byrne stars as Maria. Photo by Mark Yeoman.

The hills are alive with the sound of music, and a classical singer from The Voice will take centre stage as Maria.

The Railway Inn celebrated its one-year anniversary recently.

A North Somerset pub celebrated its one-year anniversary in style recently, combining cider, food and music for an afternoon of fun in the sun.

Less Than Jake (Picture: Nicole Kibert).

Some of the best live bands on the punk scene are uniting for a performance at Bristol’s O2 Academy.

Win: Lovable losers Mike and Dave need help

Friday, August 12, 2016
Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates

Who would have thought it would be so hard for Zac Efron to get a date, particularly when it is in heavenly Hawaii?

The Wormwood Rocks gallery at the Tropicana.

Fresh photos of the inside of Weston-super-Mare’s Tropicana have been released, as a temporary urban art gallery opened at the seafront venue on Saturday.

Tyntesfield headliner The Beat

Some big names from ska and folk music have been announced among the headline acts at the Live From The Lawn music festival in Tyntesfield.

Jeremy Loops

Award-winning folk musician Jeremy Loops returns to the UK after a sell-out European tour in January 2016.

O'Hooley & Tidow

Critically-acclaimed musical duo O’Hooley & Tidow have been announced as the headline act at The Folk House in Bristol.

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