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The Mercury’s big festive giveaway continued this week, as a Winscombe woman was ‘overwhelmed’ after winning a coveted prize worth hundreds of pounds.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Youngsters hosted a fun-filled morning brimming with festive cheer at the weekend to raise much-needed cash.

Friday, December 7, 2018

There was plenty of Christmas cheer at a church at the weekend, with dozens of people revelling in the festive fun.

Friday, December 7, 2018

The demolition of Weston’s former police station has begun, as plans for dozens of homes progress.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Police are appealing for witnesses after a hit-and-run saw a car mount a pavement and mow down a teenager.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

How good is your knowledge of Weston, specifically its pubs, clubs and restaurants?

Thursday, December 6, 2018

A Weston mum is ‘delighted’ after winning a £500 prize in the Mercury’s Christmas competition, with vouchers worth £1,500 still up for grabs.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Dozens of homes are planned for a village already being eyed by developers.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

‘Insufficient’ mental health support and an ‘ingrained’ culture of bullying is being suffered by staff of Avon Fire and Rescue Service, according to a scathing review.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A Weston dog group has launched its 2019 calendar, hoping to raise vital cash for animal charities.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Dozens of people learned more about Weston’s life-saving services at an open day at the weekend.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Mercury readers are calling for investment to repair Weston’s ‘horrific’ roads after more than £1million was handed to the local authority.

Monday, December 3, 2018

There are delays of more than 90 minutes northbound on the M5 near Weston-super-Mare this morning (Monday) after a crash.

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Readers have slammed Weston-super-Mare’s parking regulations which they feel are ‘killing off the town’, as councillors embark on a long-awaited review.

Sunday, December 2, 2018

Roadworks costing £700,000 will start in Weston next week, with hopes of making the town centre safer for pedestrians.

Sunday, December 2, 2018

A legendary boxing franchise returns this week for its latest instalment, promising knockout action as one of the series’ most famous rivalries is reignited.

Friday, November 30, 2018

An agreement which saw police forces in the West Country share resources like firearms, dogs and road policing units has been scrapped.

Friday, November 30, 2018

The history of a village was celebrated at the weekend.

Friday, November 30, 2018

A woman who police were ‘very concerned’ for after not being seen for more than 24 hours has been found safe.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

The festive season starts in style in Weston-super-Mare tonight (Thursday) as the town’s Christmas lights are illuminated, and the Mercury has a prize worth hundreds of pounds to give away.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Weston-super-Mare’s festive spending season begins tonight (Thursday) with the start of late-night shopping in the town centre, and shoppers are being encouraged to support the town’s ‘brilliant’ independent businesses.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

A turbulent week of weather is expected to continue in Weston-super-Mare today (Thursday) after the Met Office issued a warning.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A ‘very unsettled spell of weather’ has been forecast for Weston-super-Mare tomorrow (Wednesday) by the Met Office.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The vast majority of burglars, who leave behind ‘emotional devastation’ to victims in Weston, slip through the grasp of the law, a Mercury investigation has revealed.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A popular Weston theatre producer, manager and director died earlier this month, taking his final bow at the age of 74.

Monday, November 26, 2018

The Mercury’s Christmas competition starts in style this week, with prizes worth £2,000 to give away over the festive season.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Business-savvy youngsters showed off their enterprise skills in an entrepreneurial school competition.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Vital services for village families have been secured for years to come after a deal was struck to save a children’s centre threatened with closure.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Hundreds of pounds have been handed to a village theatre group, which will use the cash to buy a piano.

Monday, November 26, 2018

A cash injection of £10,000 has been handed to villagers hoping to build much-needed community facilities.

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