Monday, November 25, 2019

Two men arrested on suspicion of wearing full-body suits and scaring pedestrians will face no further action.

Monday, November 25, 2019

A paedophile who ‘lived like a tramp’ in his friend’s spare bedroom has been spared jail, despite downloading more than 200,000 ‘ghastly’ indecent images of children.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Westonians got in the festive spirit last weekend, picking up some stocking fillers while raising money for worthy causes.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

More than £100,000 has been paid to towns and villages across North Somerset to help address issues arising from housing development.

Friday, November 22, 2019

A music veteran whose glittering career has spanned six decades will perform on a Weston stage next year, promising to roll back the years with the tunes from his journey to the top.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Amateur thespians will take to the stage this weekend for a pair of one-act plays.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

A busy Weston road is shut this morning (Tuesday) as crews tackle a house fire, with cannabis plants found in the property.

Monday, November 18, 2019

A popular music festival is looking to relocate to North Somerset as organisers seek to boost its capacity.

Monday, November 18, 2019

A Weston family have paid tribute to a ‘loving father’ who had a ‘fantastic sense of humour’ after a coroner ruled his death at a party was drug-related.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

A Christmas fair raised valuable cash to help preserve a Weston landmark at the weekend.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

“The village has waited nearly 100 years for this and we can now look forward to when Banwell will be seen as a beautiful and tranquil village and not just a traffic jam.”

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Hans Price Academy is Weston’s best school for pupil progress, according to Government league tables.

Monday, November 11, 2019

A Locking man possessed thousands of indecent images of children and boasted online about sexually abusing a child, a court has heard.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Valuable cash was raised for charity at a well-attended Christmas crafts showcase.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

‘Skyrocketing’ numbers of parents are seeking support for children with special educational needs (SEN), with North Somerset Council struggling to keep pace with demand.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Villagers paid tribute to fallen war heroes with a memorial tree planting at the weekend.

Friday, November 8, 2019

A daredevil pilot and a weather scientist land themselves in an epic fight for survival in a new adventure film which sees them exploring the world in a hot-air balloon.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

A mum-of-six with an ‘alcohol problem’ has admitted spitting at a doorman and police officers after a ‘brawl’ outside a Weston nightclub.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Almost £100million in funding has been awarded to North Somerset Council to build a long-awaited Banwell bypass, and a secondary school.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Villagers believe plans to demolish a pub and build a petrol station will be blocked by the Government.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

A pair of legends of cricket were in good nick on stage in Weston last night (Tuesday), charming the crowd with memories from their time in the game.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

The Mercury’s Sporting Memories feature this month rolls back the years to 2001. Chief reporter Sam Frost and photographer Mark Atherton have sifted through the archives to give readers a dose of nostalgia from Weston-super-Mare’s pitches, pools and courts, with Wildcats netball, Belvedere Cricket Club and Winscombe Hockey Club all featuring.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

Plans to bulldoze a pub in favour of building a petrol station in its place have been revived six months after they failed to win planning permission.

Friday, October 25, 2019

People looking for something to do this weekend will not suffer boredom, with a brilliant selection of events to enjoy.

Friday, October 25, 2019

A new green area, more public toilets and ‘more attractive entrance to the town’ feature in revised plans for a £5.3million revamp of central Weston.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

A former Weston carpet store will be converted into a ‘traditional’ fish and chip shop.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

A man in his 60s was taken to Weston General Hospital with head injuries after being struck by a car in a hit-and-run collision.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

A grieving family will ‘always be left wondering’ after a jury ruled neglect by staff played a role in a patient’s death at a hospital unit in Weston.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

A ‘proud’ mother has urged people to consider organ donation after her 27-year-old son saved three lives following his sudden death.

Monday, October 21, 2019

A Weston man has been given a restraining order after ‘completely trashing’ his estranged wife’s lounge in a fit of rage.

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