A Cheddar school has been praised for its ‘shared vision for care and inclusion’ by an education watchdog.


A Somerset village has been awarded hundreds of thousands of pounds to create a community hub after enduring months of problems.


A blue plaque commemorating one of Weston’s most famous architects will be dedicated this week.


A ‘vital’ £500,000 investment into mental health services hopes to make a significant difference to young people.

Yesterday, 11:03

A ‘casualty’ was rushed to hospital after a crash on a major commuter route yesterday (Saturday).

Yesterday, 09:00

An evening of true crime studies awaits a Weston audience.

Yesterday, 08:00

Heritage experts are calling on people to help create a clearer picture of Weston’s history through a new mapping system.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

A Weston-super-Mare man was charged yesterday (Friday) in connection with two assaults.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

See in the New Year with The Leylines for free in a one-off competition.

Friday, December 7, 2018

A singing group will bring their Christmas tour to pubs this weekend to raise money for Weston RNLI.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Hundreds of people will run along Weston’s seafront during this weekend’s Christmas Cracker.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

A new team of volunteers has launched next year’s Weston Pride.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

The Grand Pier and one of its ex-employees have helped raise thousands of pounds for Weston RNLI.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

An environmentally-friendly business has been commended for its commitment to organic food.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

A London Marathon runner in training has started her fundraising efforts early with a three-hour charity spin.

Monday, December 3, 2018

A Weston Hospicecare employee, who organises some of the charity’s biggest events, will take on the Christmas Cracker.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Weston and Worle GP surgeries have been handed half a million pounds to spend on improving and developing services for patients.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Weston’s first night assessment centre for homeless people has officially opened in the town centre.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Students from a private school in North Somerset enjoyed success at a equestrian competition.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

A Weston grandmother with months left to live has decided to jump from a plane at 15,000ft for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Sheelanagig have entertained crowds for more than a decade with their foot-stomping folk tunes and are now back in the West Country.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

One of the most famous ballets in history was performed perfectly at the Bristol Hippodrome last night (Tuesday) and Mercury reporter Ellie Young went down to check it out.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Progress to secure a permanent base for Weston’s RNLI has been made after volunteers were handed the keys to The Cove.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Charitable people are being invited to reach new heights in Weston Hospicecare’s first ever wing-walk.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Weston Museum’s growth after its £1.6million revamp has prompted a call for more volunteers.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A Cheddar pub has been re-opened by a couple who hope to create a ‘home away from home’ for visitors.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Villagers will be able to voice their concerns to the Police and Crime Commissioner during a public meeting.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A charity is calling on people to think of the animals this Christmas as the days get shorter and colder.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A funeral business is hoping to bring affordable services to Weston.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A woman who slept behind a police station sees the ‘light at the end of the tunnel’ after getting ‘invaluable support’ from the new centre for the homeless.

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