The elderly woman suffered a broken nose, fractured wrist and severe bruising.Read the full story ›
The hospital's emergency department has been closed overnight since July 2017 because of a shortage of doctors.Read the full story ›
Police are no longer treating the death of a man in Weston-super-Mare as suspicious.
A 71-year-old man was found in the town on Saturday, 1 December outside a house on Wadham Street and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers initially treated the death as suspicious due to the way in which his body was found and how it was reported to the police.
A forensic post-mortem examination however, has now determined that the man died from natural causes.
His next-of-kin have been informed and Avon and Somerset officers will now prepare a report for the coroner.
Armed police were called to Weston-super-Mare after a man was found dead on the pavement.
Officers cordoned off Wadham Street in the town centre last night when residents reported hearing a gunshot. But it was later confirmed that the man had not been wounded by a firearm. A police spokesman said the death was being treated as suspicious and investigations were continuing.
120 people were forced to leave the ice rink at Weston-Super-Mare after a suspected electrical fire in the food court.Read the full story ›
120 people had to leave an ice rink after a fire broke out in Weston-super-Mare. Eight firefighters tackled the blaze at the Tropicana.Read the full story ›
Weston-super-Mare's first ever balloon glow has been postponed because of forecasted winds of up to 20 miles an hour.
The night glow at Bristol Balloon Fiesta, seen here, is always hugely popular, and it was hoped that the Weston event would also draw crowds to the beach on Saturday, 17 November.
The Grand Pier fireworks display is still due to go ahead that evening.
Chandos House is closing due to a lack of funds and will leave Bristol without a residential addiction treatment centre.Read the full story ›
Thousands of people are making their to Weston-super-Mare this weekend for the town's annual Beach Race.Read the full story ›
Mary Littler was pushed to the ground and robbed while on her way back home from a pharmacy in Worle.Read the full story ›