Weston-super-Mare RNLI identify potential new site for a permanent lifeboat station

The RNLI has announced plans to apply for planning permission to build a new, permanent lifeboat station at Madeira Cove. The charity has been working closely with North Somerset Council (NSC) on initial proposals and will begin work on a planning application to be submitted later this year. The RNLI has been seeking a permanent […]

Weston’s Got Talent 2015! Apply Now.

After the success of last year’s competition the talent show is returning for a second year! Application forms can be downloaded here and returned by post to: Grove House, Grove Park, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS23 2QJ or drop it into the Blakehay Theatre. (Hardcopies available from The Blakehay Theatre) The deadline for all applications is the 2nd February midday. […]

A local village market

A local market will be held in Uphill on Saturday 10th January, between 10am and 1pm at the Victory Hall. Stalls include a variety of local foods, including  bread, cheese, preserves and cakes,  also crafts and FairTrade goods. Refreshments including home made cakes are available to sustain you while you are browsing the stalls. Parking is available in […]

Mayor’s free childrens Christmas party

The Mayor & Mayoress of Weston-super-Mare Councillor Mrs Roz Willis & Mrs Jos Holder are holding a free Childrens Christmas Party with entertainment (For children in school years 1-6) on Sunday 11th January 2015 2-5 pm at Weston-super-Mare AFC, Winterstoke Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS24 9AA To get your free tickets either; Email; civic@wsm-tc.gov.uk (please state how many […]

Weston Super Quilters donate huge sum to Weston RNLI’s new Station Appeal

After a year of supporting the need for a new station at Weston-super-Mare the Weston Super Quilters presented a cheque for £1500 to the local RNLI Weston Super Quilters are a group of enthusiastic and very skilled people who share their interest in developing impressive quilts. They meet regularly to discuss and advise members of […]

Weston-super-Mare Christmas Lights Switch On 2014

Weston-super-Mare Town Council has signed a new 3 year contract with Lamps and Tubes Illuminations Ltd. to provide enhanced Christmas lights for the Town.  The new Christmas lighting is being funded solely by the Town Council. The new Lights will be switched on at a ceremony attended by the Town Mayor, Councillor Mrs. Roz Willis, […]

Westons Got Talent Returns For 2015!

Westons Got Talent is returning in 2015! After the success of last year’s competition the talent show is returning for a second year! This year the heats and the final will all be taking place at the Blakehay Theatre and will be carried out over 3 days. Application forms can be downloaded by clicking here and returned […]

Weston-super-Mare Museum Volunteers Day

Have you ever thought about volunteering in a friendly organisation where you can meet new people, gain new experiences and learn about the history of your town? Many people feel either daunted or curious about the idea of volunteering, so Weston-super-mare museum is holding a Volunteers Day to welcome new volunteers to the group. It […]

They may not have been needed when paged but the crew may have saved a life on shore.

Weston RNLI volunteers used the extensive first aid training provided by the charity to help an elderly lady who tripped on a kerb and may have seriously injured her hip. The volunteer crew of Weston-super-Mare RNLI Lifeboat station were just settling down to their Saturday lunch when the pagers sounded. Swansea Coastguard had been told […]