Work to demolish the collapsing Birnbeck Pier in Weston-super-Mare has been halted over concerns surrounding some of the worksRead the full story ›
A Christmas shopper from Weston-super-Mare has issued a public thank-you to the couple who found her handbag which had been left in a shopping trolley.
Jeanie-Major-Eyre left her bag containing cash, credit cards, mobile phone and driving licence in the trolley at the car park at Morrison's supermarket. It was found by Hanna and Matt from St Georges in Weston. They had already contacted Jeanie's family when they found her still wandering around the car park looking for the bag.
" What a wonderful surprise and what a relief. Since that evening I have visited Hanna and Matt and rewarded them for their kindness. What a lovely couple. Thank you for making my Christmas."
Police are asking for the public's help to find a man who's gone missing from Weston-super-Mare.
Ryan Saunders, who's 31, was last seen in the Uphill area at around 12pm today (25 October).
We’re concerned for his welfare and are asking for anyone who has seen him or knows where he is to contact us immediately.
- slim build
- short black hair
- several tattoos
- last seen wearing a grey t-shirt which had writing on it, blue jeans and grey trainers
Jayne Corrigan is one of only about 70 women in the Magic Circle but there weren't any before 1991. She tried out a trick or two on usRead the full story ›
Services are at a stand on CrossCountry and Great Western Railway between Weston-super-mare and Taunton due to person hit by a train.
Tickets being accepted on GWR services.
Trains in both directions are subject to delays or diversions via Westbury adding up to 90 minutes to journey times.
The three 14-year-old girls and one 15-year-old were charged with assault following an incident on Sunday evening.Read the full story ›
A hungry family's reward for completing their Sunday bike ride completely backfired when they were caught out by the McDonald's drive-thru barrier.
They made the pit-stop in Worle, near Weston-super-Mare, but seemed to forget about the bikes on their roof.
A child has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after a major crash on the M5 near Weston-super-Mare.
The motorway is closed in both directions between junctions 21 and 22 after the accident involving two vehicles at 10.45 a.m. on Monday.
The child was flown to Bristol Children's Hospital and an adult was taken to Bristol Royal Infirmary for treatment.
Three others were treated by paramedics and medical crews at the scene.
A man who thought he had hit the jackpot after finding rare whale vomit has been left disappointed after it turned out to be worthless fat.Read the full story ›
A man's been jailed for the historic sexual assault and kidnap of a 15-year-old girl. His victim told police about his distinctive tattooRead the full story ›