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Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston comic shop owner is celebrating the launch of his very own series this week.

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Yesterday, 17:55

A pensioner has embarked on a trek across the UK and Ireland to set up free cancer patient care nationwide.

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Yesterday, 15:55

Weston's Birnbeck Pier could have a new owner.

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Yesterday, 13:00

The Grand Pier has secured a grant to help with its efforts to go greener.

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Yesterday, 11:00

A Hewish adventure park will begin its fight to help North Somerset Council with the climate emergency it called last year.

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Yesterday, 09:45

People are being given the chance to help create a plan to shape how North Somerset develops over the coming decades.

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Yesterday, 06:50

The following cases were heard by magistrates at North Somerset Courthouse, in St Georges, from February 10-12.

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What's On

Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston comic shop owner is celebrating the launch of his very own series this week.

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Yesterday, 18:00

Matthew Bourne's double Olivier award-winning musical The Red Shoes will be performed at Bristol Hippodrome next month.

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Yesterday, 15:00

Discovery channel's Salvage Hunters is in search of valuables in the Weston area.

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Mon, 17:16

The musician behind chart-toppers including Changed The Way You Kissed Me and Stay Awake will perform in Bristol next month.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Following a highly successful West End run, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, will be staged at the Bristol Hippodrome this month as part of a UK tour.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Following a highly successful West End run, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, will be staged at the Bristol Hippodrome this month as part of a UK tour.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

The Mendip Players gave a spectacular performance of Cinderella at the weekend.

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Court News

Monday, February 3, 2020

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse in St Georges from January 6-29.

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

A Weston man who encouraged a girl to teach her eight-year-old sister to masturbate has been jailed.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

A Yatton landlord has been jailed following the breach of a court order.

Education News

Mon, 17:00

Children have planted several trees at their school to help reduce its carbon footprint.

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Saturday, February 15, 2020

Two international rugby union players have swapped the playing field for the classrooms.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

Worle Community School Academy (WCSA) has been rewarded as the best school in the region for environmental travel to school.

Sport News

Mon, 19:25

Weston manger Scott Bartlett has been left frustrated after their Somerset Premier Cup Quarter Final tie with Taunton Town has been postponed because of a waterlogged pitch and forthcoming bad weather.

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Mon, 15:19

Priory Pumas under-15s are celebrating after netting a sponsorship boost from St Modwen Homes.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Weston player assistant manager Scott Laird says he expects their encounter with Blackfield & Langley to be another 'huge' game.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Weston's James Waite says Tuesday's 'big' 5-0 win over Wimborne Town left him feeling 'delighted' after netting his first hat-track at The Optima Stadium, writes Josh Thomas.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Weston returned to winning ways, after losing to Barnstaple last time out, by scoring four tries in a 27-6 bonus-point win over Ivybridge at The Recreation Ground.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Hornets won by a margin of over 35 points for the third league game running to leapfrog Chew Valley into first place in the South West One table after a bonus point 53-13 victory at Lobbingtons.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Weston's Shaun Callaghan has been rowing his way to glory at home and abroad, writes Lee Power.

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Business News

Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston comic shop owner is celebrating the launch of his very own series this week.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

Readers discussed the launch of the council's new Super Weston initiative,

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Friday, February 14, 2020

A new personalised care service for older people and adults with disabilities has opened up in Weston-super-Mare.

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

A Weston nightclub will close at the end of the month.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

A group of Sidcot School sixth-formers are on track to challenge for the top prize in a competition created by a Dragons' Den star.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

A new butchers has opened in Weston High Street.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Independent businesses in Weston took to the Sovereign Centre for the inaugural 'well-being event'.

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Food and Drink

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Somerset food producers filled the Winter Gardens as a festive food festival went down a storm.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Campaigners fighting to protect a closed pub being bulldozed believe its historic significance should not be sacrificed for the benefit of a commercial venture.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Worle fish and chip shop has won a top regional food award. We spoke to the man behind the success, who has brought a convenience store spin to takeaway meals.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The Landing Light in Weston has officially reopened with a ceremony for veterans.

Monday, October 28, 2019

Award-winning Guardian food columnist, Felicity Cloake, gave a passionate talk about her latest book at Wells Festival of Literature this month, where she spoke about her tour around France by bike to sample the best of the country's culinary offerings.

Monday, October 28, 2019

A steakhouse restaurant will be opening on the outskirts of Weston in the run up to Christmas.

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