Mon, 07:24

A man from Cleeve is striving to provide front-line NHS staff with vital equipment to protect them from the coronavirus, one face shield at a time.

Mon, 07:14

A town community hub has been given a £10,000 funding boost by the National Lottery.

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Several fights broke out on Weston seafront on Easter Monday as gangs of youths roamed the area.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

A Weston arts festival scheduled to take place this weekend will now be broadcast online.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Specsavers has announced it has suspended all routine testing in Somerset for the foreseeable future and will only offer essential and urgent care.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Police are celebrating after successfully turning the fortunes around for several problem properties in a Somerset town.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

An unlikely suspect was found ‘breaking quarantine’ and ‘swanning around’ on the M5 yesterday.

Monday, March 30, 2020

The Government’s chief scientific adviser, Sir Patrick Vallance has said the coronavirus pandemic will deepen over the next two to three weeks.

Friday, March 27, 2020

This year’s Weston Air Festival has been cancelled due to the corinavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Vandals stole and deliberately set fire to a supermarket delivery van.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

A charity dancing event has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Monday, March 23, 2020

The UK is going into full lockdownin a bid to halt the further spread of the coronavirus.

Monday, March 23, 2020

Weston parents were told not to worry about an outbreak of scarlet fever which forced one school in the town to close.

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Readers discussed the news that young offenders in North Somerset on average went on to commit a further eight offences after their first crime.

Saturday, March 14, 2020

Tennis courts behind The Winter Gardens were suggested for use as temporary car parks at a special meeting of Weston Borough Council’s works committee due to a lack of facilities near the Pavilion.

Friday, March 13, 2020

A Weston B&B will once again play host to a weekend of alternative music as the Unfold Festival returns next week.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses after a van failed to stop after colliding with a cyclist in Weston this afternoon (Thursday).

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Mercury readers have weighed in on North Somerset Council’s recent decision to increase council tax by 1.99 per cent.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Archaeologists investigating an Iron Age burial site raced against time to finish their excavations before the bulldozers rolled in.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Musician Barry Steele will pay tribute to legendary American singer-songwriter Roy Orbison at a performance at the Playhouse Theatre later this month.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Police are appealing for information after two men demanded a lone woman get in their car while she was out running.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Bristol Airport has reassured customers ‘the airport continues to operate normally’ despite the collapse of Flybe this morning.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

A Weston club has provided the backdrop to two productions which will be out this week.

Sunday, March 1, 2020

A cat owner was ‘heartbroken’ after discovering his nine-month-old kitten had been shot by a ‘mindless thug’.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Environmentalist Greta Thunberg has praised the efforts of ‘climate activists’ in North Somerset Council’s decision to throw out Bristol Airport’s expansion plans.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

A comedy mini series filmed in Weston airs next week.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for ice in North Somerset overnight.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

A lane of the M5 is closed and there are delays of 40 minutes following a collision.

Monday, February 24, 2020

Firefighters raced to rescue a woman trapped under a car this afternoon (Monday).

Monday, February 24, 2020

Extinction Rebellion (XR) Weston will be holding a free public talk at the Victoria Methodist Church Hall next week.

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