Town Mayor hosts Macmillan Coffee Morning

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Raymond Armstrong, will be hosting a Macmillan Cancer Support Coffee Morning at the YMCA, 2 Bristol Road Lower, Weston-super-Mare from 10.00 am till 12 noon on Friday 18th September 2015. The Mayor said ‘I am delighted to be able to support this very worthwhile cause. Please come along, enjoy a […]

Weston-super-Mare Regional Judging Day – Great Success !

Weston-super-Mare Regional Judging Day – Great Success ! Weston-super-Mare had its Regional Judging day for South West in Bloom on Tuesday 7th July. Although the weather didn’t seem promising at first, no ones spirits were dampened and the sun shone through on a successful day for Weston in Bloom! This year’s judges were Tony Moor […]

Our National Year!

Our National Year Weston-Super-Mare has been selected to enter the National Britain in Bloom competition in 2015! This is a great honour for the town. Weston in Bloom has claimed Gold for the past 3 years in the South West regional category and will now be entering the national category. This will involve 2 judging […]

YMCA Summer Starter event returns!

Following the success of last year’s Summer Starter event delivered in partnership with the Town Council the 2015 Summer Starter will be held in Grove Park on Saturday July 25th and activities and entertainment will be open to the public from 11am -5pm. The event aims to offer a variety of fun activities and entertainment […]

Buy a Block! for Weston Museum

The Buy-a-Block fund campaign has been created to support Weston-super-Mare Town Council’s bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for the refurbishment Weston Museum. This is a one off opportunity to have your name or corporate logo laser cut into a unique numbered floor block which will become a permanent fixture in the museum and become […]

Weston-super-Mare RNLI Volunteers save two men whose dinghy was sinking

It was just after three in the afternoon when the beach rangers in Weston noticed a dinghy drifting about a mile out to sea from Weston’s Grand Pier. They tried to attract the attention of the people on board to no avail so asked the Coastguard to call out the Lifeboat. The D Class lifeboat […]

Two people clung to the old Pier in Weston as the tide rushed by.

An afternoon swim went horribly wrong for a couple from Sutton Coldfield when they tried to swim in the Bristol Channel Just after lunch Milford Haven Coastguard informed Weston-super-Mare lifeboat that there were reports of two people hanging on to the struts of Birnbeck Pier and screaming for help. The crew assembled and launched the […]

Community Event “Poppy Picnic”

On Saturday 06th of June the Town Council and Royal British Legion will be hosting a “Poppy Picnic” in Grove Park which is sure to get the community together! The Poppy Picnic is an event to help raise money for the Royal British Legion. All the money raised through Poppy Picnics will go towards the […]