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.
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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. Weston Hospicecare's Colour Run. Picture: Sally Griffiths Weston Hospicecare's Colour Run took place in April. Photo by Frank Matthews. Picture: Georgina Jackson Picture: Clive Furbank Picture: Aleks Nocny Weston Airshow 2016. Photo by Paul Cousins 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 Vultur Picture: Terry Kelly Picture: Mark Anstee Picture: Sally Griffiths Picture: Rob Bayes Picture: Sebastian Vultur Music-lovers enjoyed Westside Proms in June. Photo by Joanna Cox. Hazy Days Festival rocked the Tropicana in July. Photo by Peter Elston. Art quarter Picture: David Winship Picture: David Winship 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. Frank Matthews took this photo of the Police Memorial Day march in September. Crowds were wowed at Weston Beach Race in October. Picture: Henry Harrison A half marathon was hosted by the Grand Pier in November. Picture: Frank Matthews Hundreds of people gathered in Grove Park for remembrance day. The Grand Pier hosted a fantastic fireworks display in November. Picture: Jackie Caven Photo by Simon Moore Picture: Peter Elston Picture: Steve Weston Photo by Penny Broomhall. Weston 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. Christmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter Elston Christmas Day Dip at Marine Lake. Picture Peter Elston.
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