A tooth decay ‘crisis’ has seen nearly twice as many children in North Somerset have their teeth extracted compared to the national average.
‘Superb’ performances by ‘talented’ dancers, singers and musicians were enjoyed at The Highbridge Festival of The Arts which ended on Saturday.
A haulage company’s owner believes a burning ‘fag end thrown from a passing vehicle’ caused a roaring trailer fire on the M5.
Readers of the Midweek and Weston Mercury have sent in beautiful pictures of the town they live in this week.
A consultation is being held on how to design a village play area this week.
Weston’s Odeon is due to screen the highly-anticipated film What Men Want, and the Mercury is offering people a chance to win tickets to see it.
The 72nd Highbridge Festival Of The Arts is well underway and hundreds of people are taking part from across the district.
Rogue landlords who force people to live in ‘hazardous’ conditions face hefty fines and prison sentences in a council’s bid to tackle poor housing in Weston.
A lorry transporting hay has caught fire on the M5 this evening (Wednesday).
A Weston mother has been left ‘devastated’ after she was forced to cancel an event which was raising money for her daughter’s life-changing surgery in America.
A beer festival has been hailed a ‘great success’ and its organisers hope to have raised ‘thousands of pounds’ for a village group.
A Somerset town held an annual ceremony to celebrate people’s inspiring achievements.
A young couple have faced harrowing conditions after sleeping alongside rats, silverfish and the smell of sewerage while living in a damp flat in Weston.
Readers of the Weston Midweek and Mercury have sent in captivating pictures of the town basked in sunlight for this week’s iWitness24.
A South West theatre company is set to run a ‘powerful performance’ surrounding the issue of homelessness.
A Weston theatre company is set to perform a well-loved film which is widely regarded as one of the greatest in cinema history.
Readers of the Weston Midweek and Mercury have submitted beautiful pictures of the town and its wildlife this week.
The launch of a two-day festival will take place this week which is raising funds for an ‘integral’ scout and guide group.
Former frontman of The Libertines band, Pete Doherty, will be performing in the
South West in a few months’ time.
A nursery has donated hundreds of coats to people in need so they can keep warm during the winter months.
The Chelis Theatre Company is set to perform a cherished 1930s story, The Wizard Of Oz, in Weston next month.
Villagers have branded a housing development ‘ridiculous’ after hundreds of people turned out in force to oppose the plans.
People living unlawfully at a farm dubbed ‘a blot on the landscape’ have been handed eviction notices after years of the occupiers being in limbo.
Calendar Girls The Musical will be performed at the Bristol Hippodrome this summer.
A 69-year-old man from Uphill is rasing money in memory of his ‘close friend and brother-in-law’ who died of cancer recently.
Burnham and Highbridge Town Council Mayor Bill Hancock held his second charity auction, raising more than £3,000 for good causes in the area.
An amateur dramatics society will host its medieval production, King Arthur Of Lympalot, this week.
People have captured beautiful images of Weston for iWitness24.
A former stroke victim and patient of Weston General Hospital has given a ‘vital’ piece of equipment which helps people keep mobile while receiving care.
A woman has been left feeling ‘traumatised’ and feels she has ‘lost her freedom’ after a drunken stranger launched an abusive racial attack at her.
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