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Yesterday, 18:30

A haulage company’s owner believes a burning ‘fag end thrown from a passing vehicle’ caused a roaring trailer fire on the M5.

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Yesterday, 17:05

The new mayor of Weston-super-Mare has been announced.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Musical pupils from across Weston and Worle descended on The Playhouse to take part in a fun-packed festival.

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Yesterday, 13:35

Vital repair works to Weston-super-Mare’s dilapidated pier, which has been closed since 1994, could finally be carried out.

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Yesterday, 13:00

Children wore red clothes and held talent shows and cake sales in aid of Comic Relief.

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Yesterday, 09:15

Bus services through North Somerset will change next month.

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Yesterday, 08:00

Glitz and glamour will descend on Weston’s Winter Gardens this weekend, when 12 couples will compete in Weston Hospicecare’s second Strictly Fun Dancing contest.

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What's On

Yesterday, 17:05

Technical difficulties and a tiny stage did nothing to hold back the brilliant Hal Cruttenden during an intimate performance at Bristol’s Anson Rooms, on Friday.

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Yesterday, 16:58

Few comics would brave a storm, and narrowly avoid two fatal car accidents for a gig in a small theatre in Bristol, but on Saturday night, Andrew Maxwell did just that.

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Yesterday, 14:29

One of the world’s most famous bands of all time will be celebrated in an explosion of colour and noise in a few weeks’ time.

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Yesterday, 13:25

Proving there is an inner child in everyone screaming to break out, Annie opened at the Bristol Hippodrome last night (Tuesday) to rambunctious applause.

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Tue, 15:00

Critically-acclaimed theatre company, Starving Artists, will bring their introspective new production Let Me Look At You to Clevedon’s Theatre Shop in April.

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Sunday, March 17, 2019

An Irish comedian will entertain a Weston audience later this year.

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Saturday, March 16, 2019

An Oscar-winning film telling the story of two brothers who reunite while travelling across America has been transformed from screen to stage and two well-known soap actors will star.

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Court News

Tue, 07:31

The following cases were heard from February 20-27 at North Somerset Courthouse:

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Mon, 07:00

A former store manager stole thousands of pounds from his Weston employer.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A man who killed a seagull after it tried to steal his chips has been sentenced.

Education News

Yesterday, 17:00

Musical pupils from across Weston and Worle descended on The Playhouse to take part in a fun-packed festival.

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Tue, 14:00

A Weston College has been ranked as the best college to work for in the UK according to The Times Best Companies to Work for list.

Mon, 09:26

Keen readers from Wrington Primary School have won 100 books.

Sport News

Yesterday, 08:06

Hornets under-15 girls battled to victory over local rivals Winscombe in a hard-fought derby at The Nest on Sunday.

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Tue, 16:01

Uphill Badminton Club men’s A team took two giant steps towards the Division One title with two emphatic displays.

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Tue, 09:22

Hornets Chargers under-12s came away with silverware from the County Cup Festival at Wells on Sunday.

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Mon, 15:01

Splitz Gym Club members have enjoyed success in competitions recently.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Weston ran in 12 tries on their way to a 74-17 rout of lowly Newton Abbot in South West Premier.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Weston’s board are confident they will ‘bounce back’ if relegated from the National League South this season as they ask prospective new managers to send in their CVs.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Worlebury golfers defied challenging conditions to post some impressive scores in recent competitions.

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Business News

Plans for a food centre in Weston have taken a step forward this afternoon (Tuesday).

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Mon, 15:46

A supermarket petrol station has shut for three months to allow redevelopment work to take place.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Readers have had their say on a pioneering new drug-checking service which is being trialled in Weston.

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Thatchers Cider is celebrating its award-winning apprenticeship scheme which is transforming young lives and building a workforce for the future.

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Sunday, March 3, 2019

A supermarket chain says it is being forced to take ‘ridiculous and expensive’ steps in order to get ‘straight-forward’ plans to develop a former pub approved.

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

The owners of Uphill Manor which was devastated by a fire two years ago celebrated its grand reopening with a family wedding.

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

Almost a quarter of a million pounds will be invested into Weston Football Club after more details on a ‘lucrative’ sponsorship deal were revealed.

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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.

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