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 […]

The Annual Town Meeting, 16th April 2015, Blakehay Theatre

The Mayor presented her Mayor’s Awards for 2014 /15 at the Annual Town Meeting . The Mayor’s Award is given to people who make an outstanding contribution to the local community and add significantly to the quality of life of those around them. The Mayor’s Award formally acknowledges the positive difference made by those who […]

Weston-super-Mare & Hildesheim Twinning Free Concert

As part of the Twinning of Weston-super-Mare and Hildesheim the Mayor, Councillor Roz Willis,  is hosting  a concert at St Pauls Church,  Weston-super-Mare on 16th May 2015 7.30pm. The concert will feature the Gospel Choir from Hildesheim and Waves of Harmony Chorus from Weston-super-Mare. Entry is free of charge and everyone is welcome. Please CLICK […]

BUY A BLOCK immortalise your name!

Weston Museum is to restore its historic wood block floor. The unique century-old Burlington Street building which served as the old Gas Company’s workshops until being converted into a museum in 1974 has been awarded  a major Heritage Lottery Fund bid of just under £1.1 million pounds. New exhibition galleries, community and educational facilities and […]