Health bosses are working to ensure Weston General Hospital can accept new patients and reopen the A&E department ‘as soon as possible’.


A running event is going virtual this year.

Yesterday, 17:03

A peaceful protest will take place on Weston seafront this weekend.

Yesterday, 11:55

A volunteer group has set a fundraising challenge to raise £5,000 during Volunteers’ Week.

Yesterday, 06:55

More than 40 bags of rubbish were cleared from Weston beach by volunteers after tourists flocked to the seafront.

Tue, 06:55

Plans to build more than 50 homes in a village have been deferred.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

A group of volunteers have won the Queen’s Award for voluntary service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

Plans to build 700 homes in Locking will be split into two phases.

Sunday, May 31, 2020

A year-long collaborative venture will be published next week.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Do you recognise the following nine landmarks from Weston and its surrounding areas?

Friday, May 29, 2020

An education union has called socially distancing in classrooms ‘impossible’ as children prepare to go back to school.

Monday, May 25, 2020

A Weston primary school teaching assistant is helping hospital staff to communicate through sign language to each other while they are wearing personal protective equipment (PPE).

Monday, May 25, 2020

Members of a theatre group are fundraising to stage a musical.

Monday, May 25, 2020

Abandoned shopping trolleys in Weston, which were causing people ‘nightmares’ have finally been removed after more than 10 months of wrangling.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

A fantasy trail will take place in Weston Village this bank holiday weekend.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Do you recognise these 10 landmarks from Weston and its surrounding areas?

Thursday, May 21, 2020

An arts organisation will bring entertainment to households across North Somerset this weekend.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Bones discovered on a cliff side in Weston are human, police have confirmed.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Weston Foodbank received a donation of almost £3,000 to help it continue to serve the community.

Monday, May 18, 2020

We at the Weston Mercury, who strive to be at the very heart of the local community, understand how the loss of a loved one can have a devastating impact on family and friends.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Staff at Weston General Hospital have been overwhelmed by the kindness and support received from the community.

Friday, May 15, 2020

A Weston singer will perform a concert live on Facebook tomorrow (Friday).

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Do you know where these landmarks are?

Thursday, May 14, 2020

A planning application has been submitted to build a second site for Baytree School.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Ways in which Weston deals with the easing of lockdown arrangements are being finalised by North Somerset Council.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Four people were pictured walking on Weston’s derelict Birnbeck Pier on the weekend.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Bones have been discovered on a cliff side in Weston.

Monday, May 11, 2020

A further 12 cases of coronavirus have been recorded in North Somerset.

Monday, May 11, 2020

An Iron Age hill fort has been damaged by campfires, off-road motorbikes and ground being dug up.

Friday, May 8, 2020

A special school in Uphill is set to expand its provision.

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