2016: Weston-super-Mare’s year in readers’ pictures

PUBLISHED: 07:45 07 January 2017 | UPDATED: 09:22 13 November 2017

The year started off as a stormy one, with Simon Williams submitting this photograph to iwitness.

The year started off as a stormy one, with Simon Williams submitting this photograph to iwitness.

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It has been a busy 12 months in Weston-super-Mare and the town’s photographers have arguably been the busiest of all, snapping hundreds of pictures, here are some of our favourites from 2016...

The Tough 10 took place in February. Photo by Nick Page Hayman.The Tough 10 took place in February. Photo by Nick Page Hayman.

Weston Hospicecare's Colour Run. Picture: Sally GriffithsWeston Hospicecare's Colour Run. Picture: Sally Griffiths

Weston Hospicecare's Colour Run took place in April. Photo by Frank Matthews.Weston Hospicecare's Colour Run took place in April. Photo by Frank Matthews.

Picture: Georgina JacksonPicture: Georgina Jackson

Picture: Clive FurbankPicture: Clive Furbank

Picture: Aleks NocnyPicture: Aleks Nocny

Weston Airshow 2016. Photo by Paul CousinsWeston Airshow 2016. Photo by Paul Cousins

Terry Kelly captured this great shot of the red arrows, at Weston Air Festival in June.Terry Kelly captured this great shot of the red arrows, at Weston Air Festival in June.

The Red Arrows, Weston Air Show 2016. Picture: Sebastian VulturThe Red Arrows, Weston Air Show 2016. Picture: Sebastian Vultur

Picture: Terry KellyPicture: Terry Kelly

Picture: Mark AnsteePicture: Mark Anstee

Picture: Sally GriffithsPicture: Sally Griffiths

Picture: Rob BayesPicture: Rob Bayes

Picture: Sebastian VulturPicture: Sebastian Vultur

Music-lovers enjoyed Westside Proms in June. Photo by Joanna Cox.Music-lovers enjoyed Westside Proms in June. Photo by Joanna Cox.

Hazy Days Festival rocked the Tropicana in July. Photo by Peter Elston.Hazy Days Festival rocked the Tropicana in July. Photo by Peter Elston.

Art quarterArt quarter

Picture: David WinshipPicture: David Winship

Picture: David WinshipPicture: David Winship

A spray jam in September raised money for Birnbeck Pier. Picture: Nick Page Hayman.A spray jam in September raised money for Birnbeck Pier. Picture: Nick Page Hayman.

A Sealed Knot battle took place at the Helicopter Museum, in September. Picture: Paul Cowles.A Sealed Knot battle took place at the Helicopter Museum, in September. Picture: Paul Cowles.

Frank Matthews took this photo of the Police Memorial Day march in September.Frank Matthews took this photo of the Police Memorial Day march in September.

Crowds were wowed at Weston Beach Race in October. Picture: Henry HarrisonCrowds were wowed at Weston Beach Race in October. Picture: Henry Harrison

A half marathon was hosted by the Grand Pier in November. Picture: Frank MatthewsA half marathon was hosted by the Grand Pier in November. Picture: Frank Matthews

Hundreds of people gathered in Grove Park for remembrance day.Hundreds of people gathered in Grove Park for remembrance day.

The Grand Pier hosted a fantastic fireworks display in November. Picture: Jackie CavenThe Grand Pier hosted a fantastic fireworks display in November. Picture: Jackie Caven

Photo by Simon MoorePhoto by Simon Moore

Picture: Peter ElstonPicture: Peter Elston

Picture: Steve WestonPicture: Steve Weston

Photo by Penny Broomhall.Photo by Penny Broomhall.

Weston pride parade from Knightstone Island, down the promenade leading to the party in Grove Park. Picture: Daniel MatthewsWeston pride parade from Knightstone Island, down the promenade leading to the party in Grove Park. Picture: Daniel Matthews

Clive Furbank took this picture at the Christmas Cracker in December.Clive Furbank took this picture at the Christmas Cracker in December.

Christmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter ElstonChristmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter Elston

Christmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter Elston.Christmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter Elston.

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