A woman who ran a brothel in Weston-super-Mare has been sentenced to two years and six months’ imprisonment today (Friday).


A man died yesterday (Thursday) after being hit by a train.

Yesterday, 11:57

North Somerset Council has defended its decision to purchase the Sovereign Shopping Centre despite its anchor retail unit announcing it is set to close.

Yesterday, 09:31

Several cannabis plants were seized and a man is in custody after a drugs raid in Weston-super-Mare yesterday (Wednesday).

Wed, 18:28

The construction of a two-storey GP practice to serve patients in Congresbury and Yatton will go ahead.

Tue, 16:58

A long-standing Weston-super-Mare Conservative Party councillor has switched allegiances to the Labour Party.

Tue, 11:04

Marks & Spencer (M&S) has announced today (Tuesday) it is set to close its Weston-super-Mare High Street store.

Mon, 16:58

Care outside of hospital has been deemed a priority by health bosses in North Somerset.

Mon, 11:58

A 37-home estate will be built after councillors approved a planning application which they rejected in December.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Plans to fill vacant units at Weston’s Sovereign Shopping Centre got people talking on social media.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

A holiday park has been recognised as the South West’s best.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

At approximately 700 years old, it could be possible that Worle Village School, 
 the name by which it is now known, is one of the oldest school buildings in the kingdom.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Residents of a Weston-super-Mare care home took to the ice to enjoy an afternoon of skating last week.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A comic actor will embark on her debut stand-up tour later this year.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Plans to build a two-storey doctors’ surgery between two villages have finally been approved by councillors today (Wednesday).

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Seven performers are being sought by a Somerset theatre group.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Weston Town Council has taken steps to empty overflowing dog bins across the town ‘before there is another public health emergency’.

Monday, January 7, 2019

Staff of a Worle school have praised an office manager who has retired after more than 20 years of service.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

A person was rescued from their car after an incident on the M5 this afternoon (Saturday).

Saturday, January 5, 2019

A model aeroplane club based in Yatton has donated more than £1,000 to a South West charity.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Traffic delays and disruptions to funeral services have marred the multi-million pound expansion of Weston Crematorium.

Monday, December 31, 2018

An extra £4million will be spent on elderly people care next year.

Monday, December 31, 2018

Two Weston-super-Mare men will have to wait six months to find out if they will go to prison despite ‘deserving’ to spend time behind bars for their roles in a fight.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Members of a Weston football team dribbled a ball for three miles, all in the name of charity, in horrible weather conditions.

Friday, December 28, 2018

A Worle woman abseiled down Uphil Quarry dressed as an elf.

Friday, December 28, 2018

A Transformers spin-off has hit cinema screens, and Mercury readers will win tickets to see the action.

Friday, December 28, 2018

An expensive Audi sports car was found partially-submerged in the lakes of a Somerset park yesterday (Thursday).

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Westonians have called on the police to tackle drug dealing in the town.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

The king of waltz will sing to millions of people across the world, and Mercury readers will get to see the performance in Weston for free.

Friday, December 21, 2018

A former factory will not be replaced by housing in the immediate future after councillors refused the proposal.

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