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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, 13:00

The winner of this year’s Turnip Prize is a plastic dog on top of a bowl full of jelly.

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Yesterday, 11:58

A decision on whether almost 50 homes will be built on an industrial estate will be made soon.

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Yesterday, 11:00

Excited children spent the morning making Christingles during a messy church service in Weston.

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Weston-super-Mare
Yesterday, 10:16

The Mercury’s big festive giveaway continued this week, as a Winscombe woman was ‘overwhelmed’ after winning a coveted prize worth hundreds of pounds.

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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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Yesterday, 08:05

Families celebrated the start of Christmas in Uphill at the village bazaar.

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Yesterday, 07:00

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

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Wed, 19:00

A Weston body builder with stage two cancer raised £1,000 for charity by climbing Mount Snowdon.

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Wed, 17:18

A woman has died today (Wednesday) after she was hit by a van.

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Wed, 15:58

Hundreds of people got into the festive spirit to celebrate businesses and producers in Worle.

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Wed, 15:00

Weston’s Grand Pier donated a six-foot Christmas tree to an adventure park to raise money for charity.

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Wed, 14:21

Weston-super-Mare’s MP he will be backing the Prime Minister in tonight’s no-confidence vote.

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Wed, 14:00

Staff at a community trust carried each other in a bathtub for 18 miles to raise money for Weston Hospicecare.

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Wed, 13:03

Weston-super-Mare’s ‘gateway to the town’ has reopened for the first time in three years.

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Wed, 09:00

Banksy is raffling off a priceless piece of art from Weston’s Dismaland for £2 to raise money for refugees.

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Wed, 07:00

Volunteers at Weston’s RNLI waved off their smaller, life-saving boat as it was replaced by a new vessel.

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Tue, 19:00

A Cheddar man has been hailed volunteer of the year after dedicating years to preserving an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB).

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Tue, 16:00

A Weston care provider has won an industry award for being the best employer.

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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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Tue, 08:13

Runners dressed as reindeer, elves and Santas and raced across Weston-super-Mare beach in the Christmas Cracker 10k.

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Weston-super-Mare
Tue, 06:55

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

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In The Dock
Mon, 16:00

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

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Mon, 15:00

Parking in Burnham-on-Sea and Cheddar will be free on the two Saturdays before Christmas.

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Mon, 13:00

A Somerset village has been awarded hundreds of thousands of pounds to create a community hub after enduring months of problems.

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Mon, 12:00

A plan to build futuristic magnet train between Weston and Bristol has been proposed to avoid the creation of a ‘dormitory town the size of Wells’.

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Mon, 11:50

A blue plaque commemorating one of Weston’s most famous architects will be dedicated this week.

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Mon, 10:00

More than 7,500 hoax calls were made to police and ambulance services in Somerset over the past three years.

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Mon, 09:00

Burnham’s Princess Theatre is set to get a makeover after the town council’s bid for a major Government grant was approved.

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Mon, 08:06

A seven-year-old boy was rescued from the mud at Brean after he became stuck while out exploring with his family.

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Brean
Mon, 08:00

Replacement play equipment at a Worle park will finally be installed next year.

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