Saturday, January 19, 2019

Families got creative at a messy church event in Winscombe at the weekend, which saw a range of arts and crafts activities take place.

Friday, January 18, 2019

WHSmith will temporarily close its shop on Weston-super-Mare’s High Street on January 26 to begin renovation work.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Support for a campaign to ban trail hunting in the Mendips has skyrocketed after accusations of antisocial behaviour and illegal hunting practices emerged.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

A video of a primary school taking part in a flash mob challenge has been viewed by more than 10,000 people online.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

A provider of affordable housing is to build 1,000 new homes in North Somerset after receiving a £150million funding boost.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

North Somerset councillors have slammed a ‘heavy-handed’ move by its executive to hire two new parking officers who are expected to issue fines totalling £120,000.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The winner of a competition to guess the weight of a Banksy sculpture from Weston’s Dismaland has celebrated the win by donating £600 to a refugee charity.

Friday, January 11, 2019

With the furore surrounding the holiday season finally at an end, many of us will be looking ahead to the weekend for a chance for some rest and relaxation.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Hospital admissions in North Somerset for patients suffering from drug overdoses have risen by almost 50 per cent in the last three years.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Plans to build 35 homes in Wedmore will move forward after concerns from villagers and a school headteacher were addressed.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A village school has won a £50,000 grant to furnish its new multi-million-pound science and technology block, which opened for teaching on Monday.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A plan to build a new £75,000 play park has been supported by the parish council despite concerns from villagers.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

CCTV footage has been released of two men following an assault in a Weston supermarket.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

An Edinburgh Festival-nominated comedian will perform an autobiographical show in Bristol later in the month.

Saturday, January 5, 2019

A theatrical adaptation of an Oscar-winning film will come to Bath later this month.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Vandals have kicked over four street lights in Wedmore in a ‘nuisance attack’ which caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The district’s mobile library service has amended its opening times for 2019.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Officers have reported a sharp increase in antisocial behaviour in Weston town centre over the past year.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The army was called to Weston this weekend when a family discovered what looked like an unexploded bomb on the beach.

Monday, December 31, 2018

Overflowing dog poo bins in Hutton have been filled with cat litter and dirty nappies, causing complaints from villagers.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

A famous English duo will get an American makeover in a new film heading to screens in Weston.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Comedian Julian Clary has announced a Weston stop on his UK tour.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Weston’s first vegan B&B has opened on the seafront, giving guests the chance to enjoy a holiday free from meat or animal products.

Friday, December 28, 2018

With so much to consider in the run-up to Christmas Day, it’s easy for New Year’s Eve to slip under the radar altogether.

Monday, December 24, 2018

Levels of rough sleeping in North Somerset have risen significantly since 2010, according to new figures, although the number of people on the streets is still relatively small.

Sunday, December 23, 2018

The winner of a cheeky competition to lodge coins between competitors’ bottom cheeks has been announced.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

A Worle scout has won a competition to name the RNLI’s new buoy, choosing the name Buoyoncé.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Indie rock band Death Cab For Cutie will begin the new year with a headline show at the O2 Academy Bristol.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Dub veterans Dreadzone will perform at The Tropicana in February.

Friday, December 21, 2018

With less than a week to go until the big day, many of us will have our Christmas preparations all wrapped up.

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