16:00

More than half of the secondary schools within the Mercury’s area are not hitting the national average of the ‘bamboozling’ progress 8 measure.

07:00

Political parties have joined together to call on North Somerset Council to declare a ‘climate emergency’.

Wed, 13:28

Audience members were keeling over in fits of laughter at the opening night of The Comedy About The Bank Robbery last night (Tuesday) at the Bristol Hippodrome.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

A new chief executive has taken the wheel at a wildlife charity.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

A parish council is looking for groups to apply for grants of up to £500.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

More houses could be planned for a Somerset village after a planning application was submitted to build 134 homes.

Friday, February 8, 2019

A Bleadon singing group is sad to say goodbye to their choirmaster.

Friday, February 8, 2019

A 22-year-old man has been jailed for calling on young boys to send him intimate photos.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Weston’s seafront will play host to a one-day private event next week.

Friday, February 8, 2019

A Weston thief, who stole money from a church collection set up to remember the dead to ‘fund his drug habit’, has been jailed for his crimes.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

A dog owner has been forced to pay thousands of pounds for not picking up his pet’s poo.

Monday, February 4, 2019

A three-vehicle accident has closed a lane on the A370 in Weston-super-Mare this afternoon (Monday).

Monday, February 4, 2019

A Weston church’s year of fundraising has come to an end after raising more than £6,000 for a local cause.

Monday, February 4, 2019

A Somerset animal charity has joined forces with other rescue organisations in opposing a ban on the release of non-indigenous species.

Monday, February 4, 2019

A ‘wonderful’ father-of-two and RNLI crewman drowned in a freak accident, an inquest heard.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Silent stars from across Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s force area have been celebrated in the Pride Awards 2019.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

How money raised by Rotarians is allowing people to drink fresh water in Uganda. Eleanor Young reports.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

A Weston theatre is bidding for tens of thousands of pounds to set up a provision for people with special educational needs (SEN).

Saturday, February 2, 2019

A top 1960s tribute band and local star will entertain a Weston crowd in a bid to raise vital cash for a local cause.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Tartan was in abundance at the RNLI’s Burns Night celebrations on Saturday.

Friday, February 1, 2019

A Worle family hopes to raise awareness of a ‘hideous disease’ as they ‘continue to hope for a cure’.

Friday, February 1, 2019

Snow struck Weston-super-Mare and wider Somerset through the night, resulting in school closures and cancelled flights today (Friday).

Friday, February 1, 2019

A Weston man accused of leaving his victim in a medically-induced coma has appeared in court this week.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

A major Weston-super-Mare road has been closed this evening (Thursday) following an accident.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Thousands of people ventured to Weston’s town centre on Saturday to sample delicious vegan dishes.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

It has not been a strong start to the year for a wildlife charity after its aviaries were badly damaged by strong winds, causing problems for birds.

Sunday, January 27, 2019

A family-friendly walk which will support groups and individuals on their fundraising quests has been launched by Weston Lions.

Friday, January 25, 2019

The newest addition to Weston’s food festival scene will be held this weekend.

Friday, January 25, 2019

More than 70 Weston youngsters enjoyed crafts and games at the mayor’s annual party.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Two accidents have caused long delays on the M5 and A370 this afternoon (Thursday).

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