Latest Weston News

Yesterday, 17:00

A temporary Coronavirus testing unit has been set-up in Weston today (Tuesday).

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Twenty two more cases of coronavirus have been recorded in North Somerset, according to Public Health England (PHE) figures.

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Yesterday, 16:00

Hannah Kellow’s wedding dream became a nightmare when the Grand Atlantic Hotel closed, offering her no new date or refund.

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Yesterday, 09:01

Five people were rescued from Weston bay yesterday (Monday) as people flocked to the beach to enjoy the hot weather.

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Yesterday, 08:20

More space will be dedicated to walking and cycling in North Somerset to help people socially distance and support economic recovery.

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Mon, 11:29

The Grand Atlantic Hotel in Weston has closed after the major holiday company that owns it went into administration.

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Mon, 09:28

Weston General Hospital is closed to new patients due to an outbreak of Covid-19.

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What's On

Mon, 08:00

Members of a theatre group are fundraising to stage a musical.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

A Weston mum is taking part in a 24-hour gaming challenge to raise cash for a national cancer charity, today, (Thursday),

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

A Weston acoustic duo have released their first EP after reuniting after 23 years.

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A Weston singer will perform a concert live on Facebook tomorrow (Friday).

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A community art space has partnered with University Centre Weston to display photography students’ work online.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

A music club has created a virtual brass band to keep spirits up during lockdown.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

A brewery is set to host a virtual beer festival this weekend.

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Education News

Mon, 09:00

A Weston primary school teaching assistant is helping hospital staff to communicate through sign language to each other while they are wearing personal protective equipment (PPE).

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Brave teachers from a Weston school let their pupils design new hair styles for them to raise money for the NHS.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

English tutor and amateur genealogist Darren Cameron, of Kewstoke, in Weston, has offered these tips on finding a new pastime to keep yourself busy during lockdown.

Sport News

Yesterday, 15:15

Weston have awarded Academy graduates Ryan Jones and Ben Griffith their first senior contracts with the club.

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Yesterday, 07:38

The International Cricket Council (ICC)’s recommendation of a temporary ban on using saliva to shine the ball could hand batsmen a significant advantage, claims Australia paceman Mitchell Starc.

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Mon, 17:15

Weston have signed their first player of the summer with the capture of winger Matt Jones from National League South side Hungerford Town.

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Mon, 12:15

Weston have announced both forward Nick McCootie and centre-back Sam Avery are staying with the club after the pair extended their contracts with the Seagulls.

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Mon, 08:13

Somerset ‘Cases’ Rebels fans will get a double dose of entertainment on Tuesday with the clock turned back to 2013 and the KO Cup final against Rye House Rockets in their latest online stream.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

Cameron Harding said it is ‘good to be back’ on his return to Congresbury after two seasons with nearby Clevedon.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

Here’s another of our regular quizzes to help you check out your sporting knowledge!

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Business News

Sunday, May 24, 2020

A council is warning owners of buildings used by the public to service their water and air conditioning systems before re-opening.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

The Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the UK during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

A fibre cement sheet company has acquired an Italian manufacturing company in a major deal.

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Asda has launched electric vehicles at its Weston store as part of its click and collect service.

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

New plans could see a Weston business-park building ravaged by fire rise from the ashes.

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

At this stressful and ever-changing time, it can be difficult for directors to step back and think about the options at hand for their business.

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Independent local businesses can benefit from Archant’s Rebound advertising fund to help them kickstart their advertising.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Are you getting tired of cooking for the family every night since the lockdown began – why not try your local Indian takeaway and treat yourself to a night off?

Monday, April 27, 2020

North Somerset Council has handed over control of the new innovation centre.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Children eligible for free school meals will benefit from a national voucher scheme allowing them to continue to access meals while they stay at home.

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