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Readers have been dismayed at the news Weston General's A&E department will remain closed at night.

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Striking autumnal views have been captured by Weston Midweek readers this week.

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Children can learn to bake and cook using a new industrial kitchen installed at St Mark's Primary School in Weston.

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Youngsters channelled their inner rockstar while learning about mathematics.

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A Weston teenager was fined for biting a man after he attempted to break up a drunken late night brawl outside a nightclub.

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The Home Office has pledged to fund more than 100 extra police officers for Avon and Somerset.

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Yesterday, 16:00

Weston Borough Council blamed the county council for a lack of improvements to the towns major access roads.

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What's On

Will Smith has his life flipped upside down in cyberpunk thriller Gemini Man which opens in cinemas this week, and Mercury readers could win tickets to see the film.

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Children can learn to bake and cook using a new industrial kitchen installed at St Mark's Primary School in Weston.

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Yesterday, 14:00

The hugely popular Are You Being Served? sitcom has been turned into a stage show by thespians in Milton.

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Fri, 14:55

An amateur dramatics group from Worle is gearing up to perform its autumn show, and Mercury readers could win tickets to the action.

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Fri, 12:00

There is a good variety to the events happening in Weston this weekend.

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Thu, 10:53

An internationally-acclaimed production will be performed in Weston this weekend.

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Wed, 21:00

Youngsters had the opportunity to be creative and messy in Weston while playing with slime on Sunday.

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Court News

A Weston teenager was fined for biting a man after he attempted to break up a drunken late night brawl outside a nightclub.

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Tue, 15:56

Vietnamese nationals were found to be working in conditions of modern slavery in a Worle nail bar.

Tue, 08:00

A Weston man who 'quite violently' assaulted a street warden has not had his suspended sentence activated.

Education News

Children can learn to bake and cook using a new industrial kitchen installed at St Mark's Primary School in Weston.

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Youngsters channelled their inner rockstar while learning about mathematics.

Yesterday, 13:00

Youngsters in Worle are appealing for bags of empty crisps packets and sweet wrappers as they aim to improve the environment.

Sport News

12:59

Weston striker Owen Howe believes Weston repaid 'the club, the fans and the gaffer' by thrashing Dorchester Town on Saturday.

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Yesterday, 17:53

Weston-super-Mare responded brilliantly to FA Cup disappointment by hitting Dorchester Town for six at The Optima Stadium on Saturday.

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Yesterday, 15:00

The last of the summer sun beat down on more than 230 runners as they took part in a town's annual half marathon on Sunday.

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Yesterday, 14:34

Welcome to live coverage of Weston-super-Mare's Southern League fixture with Dorchester Town at The Optima Stadium. Kick off is at 3pm.

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Yesterday, 11:11

Weston-super-Mare will return to league action today (Saturday) after their Southern League fixture with Dorchester Town was given the go ahead.

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Fri, 16:00

Sam Neate says Saturday's fixture with Clifton Robinsons will be a 'sterner test' as Weston head to the Coombe Dingle Sports Centre for their first away game of the season.

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Fri, 15:00

Winscombe's James Dodd picked up victory in the 2019 International Motor Bike Association for Amateurs Open Class Championship to go with his AMCA (Amateur Motor Cycle Association) Superclass title

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Business News

Fri, 14:00

The chain has been cut on a popular town centre hardware store which has relaunched with a greatly expanded range.

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Sunday, October 6, 2019

A developer's hope of tearing down a burned out factory in Milton and building three-bedroom homes has been dashed.

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

A Worle funeral directors has been nominated for a charitable award.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

A wine bar has shut and will be replaced by an ale house.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

A fast food giant has announced plans to build drive-thrus in North Somerset within the next 12 months.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

A nationwide retailer will close its Weston town centre store next year in yet another blow for the High Street.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A Weston-super-Mare store which helps people to reduce waste and save money is in danger of closing.

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Food and Drink

Thursday, October 3, 2019

A wine bar has shut and will be replaced by an ale house.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

A fast food giant has announced plans to build drive-thrus in North Somerset within the next 12 months.

Monday, September 30, 2019

Food businesses sold their tasty produce at a festival in Weston town centre on Saturday.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

A Weston-super-Mare store which helps people to reduce waste and save money is in danger of closing.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

A popular family-run greengrocer has stopped displaying fresh fruit and vegetables outside its store after a series of thefts.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Featuring more than 80 fantastic local producers including farmers' market favourites like ales, cheese, pies and bread, alongside brand new flavours and a brilliant range of street food, Eat Weston promises another fantastic food and drink festival for all when it returns to the town on Saturday September 28.

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