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Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston-born composer provided the music for Prince Charles’s 70th birthday dinner.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Shoppers will be able to park in Weston-super-Mare for free in the run-up to Christmas.

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Yesterday, 16:00

Outstanding building projects were recognised at an award ceremony at Weston Museum last week.

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Yesterday, 15:38

North Somerset’s two MPs have both pledged their allegiance to Prime Minister Theresa May.

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Yesterday, 14:00

Pupils and teachers from Locking Preschool hosted a Christmas fair at the village hall this weekend.

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Yesterday, 19:58

A newly-formed choral ensemble will perform festive carols this week.

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Wed, 20:00

American nu metal band P.O.D. will perform at the O2 Academy Bristol early next year.

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Wed, 17:13

It’s that time of year again – oh yes it is! – when flamboyant costumes, dazzling sets and cheesy comedy are the order of the day so, getting into the festive spirit last night (Tuesday), I ventured forth with my 10-year-old son into panto-land at The Bristol Hippodrome.

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Wed, 11:53

An electronic music duo will play tracks from their first studio album in six years this week.

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Mon, 20:00

Two of the West Country’s top performing choral groups will bring their melodic tunes to Weston this Christmas.

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Court News

Tue, 06:55

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 5-14.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

A Weston-super-Mare man was charged yesterday (Friday) in connection with two assaults.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from October 25 to November 2.

Education News

Yesterday, 14:00

Pupils and teachers from Locking Preschool hosted a Christmas fair at the village hall this weekend.

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Yesterday, 07:00

Work has begun on a new £9million Locking Parklands primary school after years of delays.

Mon, 16:00

A Cheddar school has been praised for its ‘shared vision for care and inclusion’ by an education watchdog.

Sport News

Wed, 15:57

Weston Athletic Club’s annual Christmas Cracker race took place on Weston beach with more than 2,000 runners taking part.

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Wed, 15:31

Weston Athletic Club runners took part in the Full Monty Cute, a hilly 10-mile course in South Somerset.

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Wed, 15:13

Trophies were presented to Weston Golf Club ladies at their annual dinner.

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Wed, 14:02

Hornets Under-13s recorded a narrow victory over Bath in an entertaining match at the Nest.

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Wed, 14:02

Winscombe Colts defeated Hornets 25-24 in a terrific advert for colts’ rugby on the artificial pitch at Hornets.

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Wed, 12:57

A quartet of bowlers from St Andrews defeated Ilminster in the EIBA national fours championship.

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Wed, 12:27

Uphill B team lost 7-2 to league leaders Backwell, despite their best efforts.

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Business News

Yesterday, 09:00

A Weston bar has had a £10,000 makeover to ‘brighten it up’ and give it a new feel.

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Tue, 13:00

Visitors to Weston’s Grand Pier will be able to immerse themselves in a new state-of-the-art virtual reality experience once it is unveiled this weekend.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Twice as many people living in Weston are in debt compared with the UK average, a new report reveals.

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

An environmentally-friendly business has been commended for its commitment to organic food.

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

A Worle opticians has scooped an award for its service.

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Food and Drink

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.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Two friends have taken over a popular bakery in Worle High Street.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Weston’s first micro pub will open this year after it gained planning permission.

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