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A charity which supports veterans and their families is looking for more volunteers to help people who have served in the armed forces.

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Plans to rebuild and improve a town pub which was devastated by fire have been submitted.

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16:48

Children in Need fundraisers have been held across Weston-super-Mare and North Somerset today (Friday).

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Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were wounded outside a town centre pub.

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13:56

Early Christmas bargains were on sale at a festive craft market over the weekend.

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08:00

A vital support service which helps victims of rape and sexual abuse could fold unless it raises enough money to continue its life-changing work.

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05:31

A care home has promised to make improvements after a lack of staff led to one resident to be told to soil themselves, rather than be helped to the toilet.

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Yesterday, 21:00

Weston's Helicopter Museum celebrated its 30th anniversary on Sunday.

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Yesterday, 19:00

Two women from North Somerset are standing in next month's General Election in constituencies in Bath and Bristol.

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Yesterday, 19:00

A dad from Worle has raised thousands of pounds through a year of fundraising events in aid of a charity which supports his niece.

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Yesterday, 17:34

Five candidates have put themselves forward to be the next MP in Wells.

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Yesterday, 17:14

The parliamentary candidates that will stand for election in the Weston-super-Mare constituency have been confirmed.

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Yesterday, 17:00

Children from Burrington were given the chance to try out wheelchair basketball.

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Yesterday, 14:50

The Tory leader, who succeeded Theresa May and became Prime Minister in July, has been touring Somerset as he looks to secure a majority at next month's election.

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Yesterday, 14:10

The family of a much-loved musician is inviting members of the public to join them at his funeral next week.

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Yesterday, 12:00

A new restaurant specialising in southern baked chicken is opening to customers in Weston-super-Mare this week.

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Yesterday, 11:00

Children from a Weston school were treated to a trip to Puxton Park to reward them for their good behaviour and attitude.

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Yesterday, 08:00

The NSPCC says figures of sex offenders population in Avon and Somerset are just the 'tip of the iceberg' after new data reveals there has been a 35 per cent increase, over the past five years.

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Yesterday, 07:00

Hans Price Academy is Weston's best school for pupil progress, according to Government league tables.

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Wed, 21:00

A vets community dog show in Weston has raised more than £1,000 for a pet charity.

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Wed, 18:00

A four-day art festival is taking over Weston this week with film screenings, dance shows and musical performances.

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Wed, 17:38

Housing staff renovated a centre which provides care for homeless people as the centre celebrated one year since opening.

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Wed, 16:24

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has given the council more than £10million to replace one of Weston's busiest bridges, which is in danger of collapsing.

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Wed, 14:00

War hero soldiers as young as 15 who died in World War One have been honoured by The King Alfred Academy students.

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Wed, 13:00

A Worle man who studied at Weston College has opened his own barber shop.

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Wed, 06:50

The number of homeless people who died in North Somerset rose in 2018, according to Government statistics.

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Wed, 06:47

Homes and businesses in North Somerset could suffer from flooding today (Wednesday), the Met Office has warned.

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A Weston childminder has today (Tuesday) been found guilty of causing injuries to a girl in her care.

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Tue, 12:00

Weston Hospicecare's Men's March is returning to the town for a second year next spring.

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Tue, 11:00

Weston Hospicecare is encouraging people to celebrate Inter Faith Week by contributing to an exhibition.

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Tue, 07:51

The poorest taxpayers in North Somerset could be asked to spend less on services such as recycling and road maintenance in future.

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Homeowners' seven-year battle for a parking space near their properties in Weston may soon come to an end, with North Somerset Council planning on a permit scheme.

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Mon, 16:39

An experienced childminder from Weston accused of neglect has been defended by colleagues, and parents of children in her care who described her as 'kind, caring, nurturing, patient and trustworthy'.

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Mon, 16:00

Thousands of people gathered in Weston-super-Mare's Grove Park to take part in a moving service on Remembrance Sunday.

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Mon, 13:20

Snapshots of Weston's picturesque sea views have been captured by talented Midweek readers this week.

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Mon, 11:03

A Weston man has launched a walking group to encourage bus drivers to get more active and improve their wellbeing.

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No frontline services will be cut by North Somerset Council next year, its executive has promised.

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Mon, 07:00

A Locking man possessed thousands of indecent images of children and boasted online about sexually abusing a child, a court has heard.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

The darkness of Halloween was replaced by something altogether brighter last weekend.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

A Weston-based music society celebrated their 40th anniversary on Saturday.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Weston Hospicecare is hosting three church services in Weston and Burnham as part of its Light Up A Life appeal.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

A charity which supports blind people has been awarded £9,000 to train up more staff and volunteers.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Concerns have been raised about how Weston-super-Mare's Icescape At The Tropicana may harm the environment.

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