The Playhouse announces reopening date this summer
Weston’s Playhouse Theatre has revealed its plans to reopen in June. The Playhouse, in High Street, will also receive a share of a six-figure sum awarded to Parkwood Theatres to help the organisation recover and reopen. In the latest round...
Weston project promotes healthy eating for youngsters
A Weston initiative dedicated to encouraging healthy eating among young children has been praised for its work during lockdown. Healthy Habits and Healthy Hearts, lead by Kimberley Hewlett, secured funding from Voluntary Action North Somerset...
Charity Christmas float to tour villages this year
Children will still be able to see Father Christmas this year as a charity's Christmas carol float will be touring villages. The Yeo Valley Lions carol float with Father Christmas on board is touring the villages in and around Yatton. This...
Gregory blitz sees Somerset past Middlesex
Lewis Gregory’s swift unbeaten half-century landed the decisive blow as Somerset sealed a four-wicket victory over Middlesex in their LV= County Championship opener at Lord’s. Gregory pummelled the home bowlers just after lunch, hitting 62 not...
Modern, versatile living in a historic manor house
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A grand 17th-century four-double-bedroom manor house, with two-bedroom annex, set in four acres of land in a medieval Somerset village. Given a Georgian façade in 1824, the Grade-II listed home, in the rural community of Christon, is...