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Local legends The Communicators blew the roof off the Tropicana on Friday night.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Original teenage dirtbags, Wheatus, will be heading to Bristol’s Thekla this spring.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Technical difficulties and a tiny stage did nothing to hold back the brilliant Hal Cruttenden during an intimate performance at Bristol’s Anson Rooms, on Friday.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Few comics would brave a storm, and narrowly avoid two fatal car accidents for a gig in a small theatre in Bristol, but on Saturday night, Andrew Maxwell did just that.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Character-comedian Keiran Hodgson’s 75, presents a hilarious whistle-stop tour of Britain’s tempestuous history with its closest neighbour, told by the political figures that helped shape it.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

The biggest compliment you can pay a comic is that by the end of their set, you hurt – your face, your sides, your gut – after Canadian-comedian Glenn Wool had finished taking us through some of his greatest hits, or Wool’s Gold, at Bristol’s Wardrobe Theatre on Sunday night, I was considering taking the next day off work with severe face ache, and possibly ruptured sides.

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Chart-topping grime-artist AJ Tracey will play Bristol’s SWX on Saturday.

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Former frontman of The Libertines band, Pete Doherty, will be performing in the 
South West in a few months’ time.

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

After promotion last year, confidence is high at Cleeve ahead of the new campaign.

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Award-winning character comedian Kieran Hodgson will be heading to Bristol’s 1532 Performing Arts Centre on Saturday.

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Monday, March 4, 2019

A Weston street artist has had his work preserved at a development in Bristol.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Championship boxing came to Weston’s Winter Gardens at the weekend, with local fighters enjoying plenty of success.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

The average price of a home in North Somerset has risen by more than five per cent in the past year, with experts saying a shortage of properties and an increasing number of people moving from more-expensive Bristol is to blame.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Prepare for some teenage kicks as post-punk pioneers The Undertones head to Bristol this May.

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Monday, February 25, 2019

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Dave Hause will be heading to Bristol in May in support of his latest album Kick.

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Monday, February 25, 2019

An up-and-coming comedian will perform in Bristol next month.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

A charity which helps vulnerable people get around has launched an ‘urgent’ appeal for volunteers to avoid scaling back its services.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

The perfect way to keep your little darlings entertained during a school holiday in winter came in the form of a lively schoolboy whose colourful hot-dog bedecked car crashed into Bristol’s Hippodrome last night (Wednesday).

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Thursday, February 21, 2019

Bristol venues will be filled to the rafters for a weekend of incredible jazz and blues music.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Yatton under-15s were left hard done by after a 51-12 loss to North Bristol.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Manchester art rock five-piece Sylvette will be heading to Bristol’s Café Kino on Wednesday as part of a country-wide tour in support of their self-titled debut album.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

A wine cellar, a cathedral and a science museum are just some of the diverse venues showing movies to celebrate Bristol Film Festival.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Passengers at Bristol Airport will be able to jet off to Milan this summer thanks to a new service from Ryanair.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Defiant villagers remain adamant a pub should not be bulldozed, despite revised plans being tabled.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Plans to build a second motorway junction in Weston and a Banwell bypass have taken a step forward, as an ‘ambitious’ transport masterplan goes under the microscope.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Award-winning musical Kinky Boots will be performed at the Bristol Hippodrome, and the Mercury is giving readers a chance to win tickets to see the show.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

University Centre Weston is running an amateur photography competition over the next few weeks.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

A legendary British band will perform in Bristol for the first time in 37 years.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Westonians have slammed ‘ridiculous’ plans to make the ‘temporary’ overnight closure of the town’s A&E permanent.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Top managerial posts at North Somerset Council, including one responsible for the regeneration of Weston, remain unfilled months after they became vacant.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Pioneering avant-garde rockers Skunk Anansie will be stopping off at Bristol this August in support of their latest album 25Live@25.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Texan alternative rockers, Blue October will be playing Bristol next week in support of their latest album I Hope You Are Happy.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

It was a night of big ballads and rock music at the O2 Academy Bristol, as Hoobastank and Buckcherry shared the stage for a gig on Wednesday.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Churchill Academy’s under-16 boys booked their place in the quarter-finals of the ESFA Premier League Schools’ Cup with a penalty shoot-out win over Downlands Community School.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

A large protest was held this afternoon (Tuesday) against plans to permanently close Weston General Hospital’s at night.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

LA-based rapper and producer Kid Ink will be heading to Bristol as part of a UK tour.

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Saturday, February 2, 2019

Ska trailblazers The Specials will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a summer show in Bristol.

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Saturday, February 2, 2019

A stage show which has been seen by tens of millions of people across the globe and won countless awards will be performed on a South West stage in the autumn.

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Friday, February 1, 2019

British indie rockers Bloc Party have announced a Bristol stop on their tour.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A football fan is in hospital after suffering a stroke during Weston Football Club’s game at the Woodspring Stadium on Saturday.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

A charity has been given more than £5,000 in funding by the Government to support its work, but the Quartet Community Foundation (QCF) says is it not enough to bridge the gap to prevent period poverty.

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

Texan rockers White Denim are heading to the 02 Academy Bristol in support of their new latest critically acclaimed album Performance.

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Saturday, January 26, 2019

An award-winning play is heading to the South West next month, and Mercury readers will win tickets to the show.

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Friday, January 25, 2019

American ska punk legends the Mighty Mighty Bosstones are heading to Bristol’s O2 Academy in June.

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Australian singer songwriter Matt Corby will be brining his unique blend of old soul and futuristic psychedelia to Bristol’s SWX on Monday.

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Singer songwriter James Blake is set to perform his tour to audiences in Bristol later this year.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

A film festival celebrating the best of independent cinema will come to Bristol in February.

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

North Somerset’s community health services are to be strengthened, leaders have announced.

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Saturday, January 19, 2019

A life-saving charity has reported a record number of cases in North Somerset over the past year.

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Friday, January 18, 2019

The Russian State Ballet of Siberia is to perform Giselle at a Bristol venue next month – and the Mercury is giving readers the chance to win tickets to see the show.

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