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Country Court care and nursing homes have been declared Covid-19-free after tests on staff and residents.

The largest food and drinks centre in the South West has officially opened its doors in Weston.

People across the country are being encouraged to enjoy summer safely by following official advice and staying safe.

A new store will open in Weston’s Sovereign Shopping Centre tomorrow (Friday).

Play areas across North Somerset will reopen by Saturday.

People took the knee in a peaceful demonstration in Weston town centre on Sunday as part of the Black Lives Matter movement.

A Rotary Club of a Mendip member has donated 70 takeaway meals to NHS staff, care home employees and other essential workers.

A Weston restaurant has thanked its loyal customers for helping it to survive during the pandemic.

Council leaders in North Somerset say the pandemic has exposed the ‘criminal way care workers have been undervalued’ and are calling for more money to be spent on adult social care.

A shelter for rough sleepers in Weston is hoping to be one of the first in the country to open by building pods for the homeless.

A trades council is urging people to join a trade union to ensure workers ‘do not have to pay with our welfare, safety and potentially our lives’.

Since wedding in 1950, the couple has seen Queen Elizabeth II crowned, 15 new Prime Ministers and the UK join and leave the EU.

Norma Johnston became the third female president of Weston Rotary Club in late June.

Three businesses in Burnham have been force to close just days after reopening due to new cases of coronavirus.

A piece of artwork exhibited at Banksy’s Dismaland will finally be displayed in Weston town centre.

The route was partly closed on June 29 and 30 due to maintenance work.

Plans to create a permanent community shop in a Somerset village have prevailed.

Police have charged a man from Highbridge with the murder of Paul Wells.

A woman has sustained serious injuries after falling from a roof in Weston yesterday (Monday).

A flood has caused ‘extensive damage’ to a village primary school.

A woman has fallen from the roof of an address in Weston today (Monday).

The Maximus Foundation made the sizeable donation to the charity.

An online learning service has been launched for young musicians in North Somerset during lockdown.

North Somerset Council has decided to reopen libraries across the district.

Play areas in North Somerset are not reopening due to ‘unrealistic’ Government guidelines.

A hospital set up to treat coronavirus patients has formally moved into standby so it is ready to provide any extra support needed.

Birnbeck Pier could be restored to its former glory and opened to the public, thanks to a new deal with the RNLI to secure the landmark’s future.

North Somerset Council’s licensing team has been working with hospitality businesses to enable them to reopen safely this weekend.

Police are expecting a busy weekend as pubs and restaurants open for the first time in three months.

Thousands of North Somerset women missed their last smear test and health leaders fear the pandemic will prevent even more people from accessing the health checks.

The number of coronavirus cases in North Somerset has almost doubled following the release of new data.

Some pubs across the Mercury patch will reopen this weekend.

Tips to help you when shopping for your new caravan.

The NHS Test and Trace service brings together testing, contact tracing and outbreak management into an end-to-end service to stop the spread of the virus and help us move out of lockdown.

A second man has been charged in connection with an ongoing murder investigation following an incident in Weston-super-Mare last weekend.

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