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Yesterday, 18:27

A cycle route connecting Weston with Clevedon may open by the end of next year.

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Yesterday, 17:00

A new website where people can anonymously report the sale of illegal tobacco has been launched by Trading Standards South West.

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Yesterday, 13:55

Thunderstorms could hit North Somerset this evening (Tuesday), leading to power cuts and travel delays.

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Yesterday, 13:54

North Somerset Conservatives have been among the well-wishers congratulating Boris Johnson on becoming the UK's next Prime Minister.

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Yesterday, 07:39

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

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Yesterday, 05:48

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from June 17-26:

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Mon, 17:33

A Weston-super-Mare crew came to the rescue of two different yachts on Saturday.

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What's On

Yesterday, 15:00

Comedian Jason Byrne will bring his Wrecked But Ready 2019 show to a Weston venue later this year.

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Mon, 11:35

The king of the waltz's latest concert will be shown at a Weston cinema this week.

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Californian rockers Thrice are heading to Bristol's O2 Academy this October as part of a co-headling tour with Refused.

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Prepare to 'hail to the ale' as pub landlord Al Murray returns to Bristol's Theatre Royal with his new show Landlord of Hope and Glory, this October.

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

A sing-along featuring one of the highest selling musicals of all time is coming to Weston, and Mercury readers have the chance of winning tickets to be a part of it.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

The temperatures are rising and a fiesta of live music and scrumptious ales will take over Weston seafront in a fortnight's time.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Now we are officially in summer, it means activities to keep the young ones entertained are very important.

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Court News

Yesterday, 05:48

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from June 17-26:

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Two Weston climate change protestors will appear in court today (Friday).

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

An 88-year-old woman was left with a broken nose after being battered by a 'thin and gaunt' robber relapsing back into a drug habit.

Education News

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Youngsters have plenty of opportunities to keep busy over the school holidays after a youth club revealed its jam-packed summer schedule.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Children enjoyed penalty shoot-outs, competitions and biscuit making at a Worle school's summer fair.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Leaders of a Weston school are hoping to build a new teaching block after badgers destroyed the foundations of two buildings.

Sport News

Yesterday, 09:00

Yatton Rugby Club's under-16s finished their summer fitness campaign with a gruelling session of circuits and shuttle-run sprints at the club.

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Mon, 21:23

Weston endured a difficult evening as a strong Newport County team scored eight goals in a comfortable display at The Optima Stadium tonight (Monday).

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Mon, 15:00

Weston head coach Scott Bartlett says he is "happy where we are" ahead of tonight's friendly with Newport County at the Optima Stadium (7pm).

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

The Mercury's Sporting Memories feature this month takes readers back in time to 2001.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Will Hawes's 16 minute hat trick saw Slimbridge AFC beat Weston FC 3-2 at Thornhill Park tonight (Thursday).

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Head coach Sam Trego says Weston Cricket Club have "seven cup finals" starting with Taunton as they aim to avoid relegation.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Lympsham and Belvedere firsts hosted Wembdon seconds and were asked to field first after losing the toss.

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Business News

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Building work has begun on a care facility but concerns have been raised about it causing traffic problems once up and running.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

A Weston care home has invested in a new high-tech touch table to help people with dementia.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

A Worle supermarket has offered its support for Weston Hospicecare - with staff at the store pledging hundreds of hours of volunteering time and fundraising support.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

An apprentice from Thatchers Cider has been named learner of the year at the Weston College Business Awards.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

A husband and wife have launched a woodwork business from their own home.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Workers at a firm involved in the new Hinkley Point C Power Station building project in Somerset have pledged their support to Weston Hospicecare - with a year of fundraising and activities planned.

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Monday, July 1, 2019

A RNLI crewman has realised his dream to start up his own business in Weston.

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Food and Drink

Friday, July 19, 2019

The temperatures are rising and a fiesta of live music and scrumptious ales will take over Weston seafront in a fortnight's time.

Monday, July 1, 2019

A RNLI crewman has realised his dream to start up his own business in Weston.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Delicious food and brilliant entertainment was in abundance at the Bristol Foodies Festival over the weekend.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Weston's oldest building has undergone a makeover and a familiar face has returned to the business.

Monday, April 15, 2019

A pub has been temporarily closed following the departure of its landlords.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

The owner of Weston's new public house hopes to attract more visitors to the town through its traditional offerings.

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