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A Weston Hospicecare fundraiser will cycle 30 miles through Somerset to support the charity’s ‘amazing work’.

Weston’s oldest building has undergone a makeover and a familiar face has returned to the business.

A wanted man may be in Weston, which has prompted a police appeal to be launched.

Less fortunate children received a chocolate treat thanks to people’s generosity.

Visitors gathered to appreciate a range of rare and vintage vehicles at a classic car event held in the run-up to Easter.

A man has been arrested after an injured man was found in a lane in Weston town centre.

A jobs fair, showcasing a number of great employment opportunities in Weston, will be held tomorrow (Wednesday).

Coastguard teams were called to help a woman who had a nasty fall at the beach in Burnham-on-Sea yesterday (Monday).

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from March 15-18:

Health leaders have stressed its consultations on permanently closing Weston General Hospital’s A&E at night are not a ‘tick-box exercise’ ahead of downgrading its status.

Students from a German city were treated to a showcase of British traditions during a youth exchange trip to Weston.

Bright sunshine, temperatures soaring past 20C in April and not a cloud in the sky - has this been the most un-British Easter bank holiday for years?

Scores of skating fans took to the slopes at Weston’s popular skatepark.

A ‘very troubled’ Weston teenager – who died after being struck by a train – had a ‘difficult relationship with social media’, an inquest has heard.

A Weston-based charity raised £10,000 at a fundraising ball.

Readers have had their say on a new Weston BID scheme to make the town centre safer for families.

Easter bunny racing and a human fruit machine helped volunteers to raise hundreds of pounds for Weston Hospicecare.

Aspiring dancers took part in a festival at Weston’s Playhouse Theatre.

A car was cut-off by the tide on Weston-super-Mare’s seafront yesterday evening (Saturday).

A Worle-based company has announced plans to expand its operations, resulting in the creation of 200 jobs.

The number of gun licences being requested in Avon and Somerset is soaring, prompting some concerns about how police resources are being drained on background checks.

Fierce gales and heavy seas forced one of Weston’s lifeboats from its moorings and battered it against the rocks. The story appeared in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald 50 years ago.

An award-winning drama group will stage its new show next week.

Fewer new homes have been built in North Somerset than other parts of the country, despite council claims it has done ‘a vast amount to bring forward land for housing’.

A 77-year-old grandmother will hike a tough 185 miles from France to Spain.

Easter has arrived and unsurprisingly it means a packed weekend of events are planned in and around Weston.

A lifesaving charity has been handed hundreds of pound from a Weston group.

Weston’s A&E is not the place to go for minor ailments over Easter

Two more names have been added to the line up at this year’s Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend, but a fan favourite will not perform.

North Somerset’s only switched-on speed camera has caught fewer people speeding over the past year, despite the South West region being named the worst for speeding offences in the UK.

A scout group’s leader is thrilled families enjoyed the club’s Easter egg hunt in Locking over the weekend.

Council tax bills in North Somerset are among the lowest in the South West, new figures have revealed.

A band of talented sculptors have transformed part of Weston’s beachfront into a sandy art gallery.

Hundreds of vintage and classic cars will converge on Weston’s Beach Lawns this weekend for the annual Pageant of Transport.

A new firm has opened up in West Wick creating eight jobs.

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