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Weston's largest annual event may be in jeopardy after thousands of pounds worth of North Somerset Council funding runs out next year.

A husband and wife are sporting matching looks after shaving their heads for a preschool in Uphill.

A group of 15 independent shops in Weston will host a series of pop-up shops at the Sovereign Shopping Centre this week.

A four-car collision is causing delays on the M5 tonight (Thursday).

Fans of iconic TV series and films gathered to take part in a highly-anticipated comic con in Weston this weekend.

A pensioner petitioning the council to do something about dangerous parking outside a block of seafront flats in Weston believes 'it's only a matter of time before there is a serious accident.'

Weston Toy Library set up a stay and play day to raise money for BBC Children in Need.

A primary school is to be examined as part of a national investigation into the sexual abuse and exploitation of children.

Burnt knickers inspired by Australian bush fires won a spoof art award, The Turnip Prize 2019, at a ceremony at the New Inn yesterday (Tuesday).

Cutting pollution created by motor vehicles and becoming carbon neutral are among a raft of actions agreed by North Somerset Council to protect the environment.

Pledges around safeguarding Weston General Hospital's future have dominated the pledges made by the four candidates standing in this month's General Election.

Avid photographers have taken pictures of North Somerset's striking coastline for the Midweek's iWitness24/7 gallery.

A Weston youth charity partnership is celebrating receiving almost a quarter of a million pounds from the National Lottery.

A fundraising page has been set up to reimburse a blind man who had almost £300 stolen at a Weston nightclub.

The following cases were heard at North Somerset Courthouse from November 6-12:

A hairdresser has opened up her own salon in her garden shed.

A woman in Weston has been taken to the hospital following a collision with her horse and a car.

With every house built in Weston in the past few years, concerns over infrastructure to support it has grown too.

Christmas cards containing a short story from author Jeffrey Archer are selling fast in aid of Weston Hospicecare.

Families can raise money for the homeless this Christmas by taking part in sponsored activities around Weston.

Plans for a fast food chain to open another restaurant in Weston town centre were debated by readers last week.

Former Somerset cricketer Peter Trego has been hired by Brean Golf and Country Club to be an ambassador.

Cutting pollution created by motor vehicles and becoming carbon neutral are among a raft of actions agreed by North Somerset Council to protect the environment.

A villager has spearheaded a fundraising campaign, worth almost £16,000, to pay for a new play area.

Groups supporting people living with dementia in North Somerset are invited to apply for funding following a legacy left behind by a generous Weston resident who herself worked tirelessly to raise support.

Photos of breathtaking Weston views and man's best friend have been sent in by Midweek readers this week.

Fire fighters are tackling a blaze which started in a static caravan but has spread to a nearby barn.

Weston General Hospital's A&E overnight closure sparked a heated debate as MP candidates discussed health at a hustings in Weston.

Councillors held an in-depth discussion on where best to build a swimming pool in Weston in November 1969.

The number of childminders has dropped for the third year in a row, sparking concerns for working parents over the lack of flexible childcare spaces.

A Weston woman who endured a three-year court battle and suffered a 'severe impact to her health' for the right to equal pay has launched a petition for women to check if they are being paid fairly in their jobs.

A gym and fitness centre could soon be opened in Yatton by a former Royal Marine.

Hospice supporters can create their own Christmas wreaths to raise money for the charity.

Police are looking for help to track a wanted man with links to Weston.

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