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Several cannabis plants were seized and a man is in custody after a drugs raid in Weston-super-Mare yesterday (Wednesday).

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Weston-super-Mare’s business bosses and politicians have criticised Marks & Spencer’s (M&S) proposed closure of its High Street shop.

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10:10

A Weston author has released his second book.

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Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston-super-Mare photographer has picked up a prestigious award for his striking photo of a Bristol street.

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Yesterday, 18:28

The construction of a two-storey GP practice to serve patients in Congresbury and Yatton will go ahead.

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10:10

A Weston author has released his second book.

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Yesterday, 21:00

It’s showtime, as Edinburgh Fringe favourite Andrew Maxwell heads to Bristol’s The Wardrobe Theatre in March.

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Yesterday, 15:00

A tribute to Aretha Franklin will be performed at the Weston Playhouse Theatre next month.

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Tue, 15:00

Comedian and journalist Mark Thomas will bring his stand-up comedy tour to Bristol.

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Mon, 15:00

Weston’s Playhouse Theatre is set to host two Horrible Histories’ theatre shows this week.

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Court News

Tue, 07:55

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from December 3-18.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

A mother-of-five from Weston has been banned from driving after admitting crashing her car while over the legal alcohol limit.

Monday, January 7, 2019

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 28-30.

Education News

Mon, 07:27

A school in Uphill has made it into the top six most improved and highest performing schools in the country.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

At approximately 700 years old, it could be possible that Worle Village School, 
 the name by which it is now known, is one of the oldest school buildings in the kingdom.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Students at a Cheddar school showed they were bright sparks at a recent computing challenge.

Sport News

08:54

Weston-super-Mare were denied a much-needed victory in their National League South relegation battle by the finest of margins on Saturday, having to settle for a point at Eastbourne Borough.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Winscombe were left to wonder what might have been after their 19-8 home defeat to high-flying St Austell in Tribute Western Counties West.

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Yesterday, 16:00

Honours finished even in the Somerset County League Premier Division clash between Worle and leaders Nailsea & Tickenham after a 2-2 draw at the Recreation Ground.

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Yesterday, 09:00

Weston Mendip made it four wins in a row in the South West Women’s League with a 5-0 success at lowly Exeter & Tedburn Rangers.

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Tue, 17:34

Understrength Yatton under-15s began the second half of their season with a heavy defeat at Gordano.

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Tue, 15:12

Senior golfers were in fine form at Wedmore, with John Bussell winning the Division Three stableford with an excellent 44 points.

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Mon, 16:00

Congresbury bowler Anthony Page was crowned a national bowling champion after winning a big tournament in Nottingham.

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Business News

07:00

Weston-super-Mare’s business bosses and politicians have criticised Marks & Spencer’s (M&S) proposed closure of its High Street shop.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A therapist who began her career as an apprentice at one of the region’s leading spas has now become mentor for the next generation of beauticians.

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Tue, 11:00

A former police officer has opened a counselling business in Worle.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

A holiday park has been recognised as the South West’s best.

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Sedgemoor District Council is on the look out for seaside businesses to trade in the area for the next three summers.

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Food and Drink

Friday, January 11, 2019

Most of us are watching our wallets after an expensive Christmas, so we have compiled a list of meal deals in Weston-super-Mare to see you through January....

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Weston’s first vegan B&B has opened on the seafront, giving guests the chance to enjoy a holiday free from meat or animal products.

Friday, November 9, 2018

The ‘best sports bar in the area’ is the target a railway pub has set itself as work to overhaul its interior began this week.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

A popular family business in Worle has relocated.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

A new community bar is causing a buzz in Weston town centre after opening in September.

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