Thursday, December 12, 2019

The non-white workforce at Weston General Hospital is growing - but so is the number who are bullied or harassed by patients or the public.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

The cold has set in but there is no excuse to not get active this winter with an online directory of community activities for people in North Somerset.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The Landing Light in Weston has officially reopened with a ceremony for veterans.

Sunday, December 1, 2019

Groups supporting people living with dementia in North Somerset are invited to apply for funding following a legacy left behind by a generous Weston resident who herself worked tirelessly to raise support.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Plans for a nursing home offering 24-hour support to up to 10 adults with mental health issues has been approved in Weston.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Plans to demolish a struggling Weston hotel to make way for 10 flats have gone to appeal.

Monday, September 30, 2019

A cannabis education centre is taking shape in Weston.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Bristol Airport has 'significant and fundamental concerns' about rival plans for a 3,000-space park and ride near junction 21 of the M5.

Monday, July 29, 2019

'Laughable' plans to extend a block of flats in Weston have been rejected.

Friday, July 26, 2019

A prisoner from Weston has had his sentence extended after he was found with a dart, drugs he hid inside a Kinder Egg and phones in his cell.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

A six-day inquiry, starting today (Tuesday) will decide whether 200 homes can be built in Bleadon.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

A 'sophisticated' cannabis operation worth £90,000 was raided by a gang of robbers, with a Weston-super-Mare man believed to have 'organised the attack'.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Financial management failings saw North Somerset Council 'lose thousands of pounds' on the Hazy Days music festival, and the authority has since blocked the publication of information due to feared damage to its reputation. Concerns over North Somerset Council's running of the Tropicana have been raised over the years, but have intensified in the past 12 months amid talk of 'financial irregularities'. Reporters Sam Frost and Sarah Robinson investigated.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Dozens of waste collections have been missed in Weston-super-Mare with bin men claiming their rounds are too big, to the frustration of homeowners who face growing piles of rubbish.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The Government cabinet minister responsible for the environment, food and rural affairs has endorsed the Mercury's Cleaner Coastlines campaign to reduce the town's plastic waste and protect our beaches and seas. Michael Gove wrote to the Mercury this week to praise our campaign, which is being run alongside the town's chamber of commerce and North Somerset Council.

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