RNLI Lifeboat Volunteer uses his skills in an Unusual Situation

The volunteer crew at Weston RNLI lifeboat station have extensive training in all situations that they may come across in their role of saving lives at sea. Sometimes these same skills are just as useful for non-marine incidents on land. Chris Cox is a volunteer member of the seagoing crew at Weston RNLI lifeboat station. […]

Weston Literature Festival announced

Weston-super-Mare Town Council is pleased to announce that Weston’s first Literary Festival will take place between Thursday 22nd February and Thursday 1st March 2018. This free week long festival will feature an exciting line up of local authors and range of events including talks, workshops, panel discussions and an anthology reading, as well as a […]

Surfers Against Sewage Plastic Coastline campaign

At last nights Town Council the following motion was unanimously passed: “That this Council supports the Surfers Against Sewage Plastic Free Coastline (PFC) campaign in an effort to reduce the use of single use plastics (eg cutlery, straws, cups, fish & boxes etc) in the town which, in turn, contribute not only to the plastic pollution […]

Royal British Legion Service of Remembrance

GROVE PARK, WESTON-SUPER-MARE SUNDAY 12th NOVEMBER 2017 – 10.58 a.m. The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare Councillor Mrs Jos Holder and the Town Council will be supporting the Royal British Legion Service of Remembrance to be held at the War Memorial in Grove Park, Weston-super-Mare on Sunday, 12th November, 2017 commencing at 10.58 am. The Royal British […]

Parking Enforcement discussed at Town Council

Parking enforcement by North Somerset Council was discussed by Weston Town Councillors at last night’s Town Council meeting and the following resolutions were made: “This council expresses its deep concern over comments made by residents regarding overzealous on-street parking enforcement in the town and its potential effect on business and tourism. The Town Council insists, […]

Mayor to host fund raising meal for her chosen charities.

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare Councillor Mrs Jos Holder is holding a charity fund raising meal for her chosen Charites; Hearing Dogs for Deaf people and EnergEyes. The fund raising meal is at 7pm on Thursday 28th September 2017 at the New Viceroy Indian Restaurant, 57 Whitecross Road Weston-super-Mare. Bookings can be made at the restaurant […]

Election of a Parish Councillor North Worle Ward

On Thursday 31st August Denise Hunt (Labour Party) was elected to represent North Worle Ward on the Town Council. The result of the poll can be viewed here: North Worle Town Council Result 31 August 2017  

Mayor looking for couples celebrating their 70th Wedding Anniversary.

Her Majesty the Queen and HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh will celebrate their 70th (Platinum) Wedding Anniversary on 20 November 2017. In recognition of this milestone anniversary the Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Mrs Jos Holder, is looking for couples in Weston-super-Mare who are also celebrating their 70th Wedding Anniversary. If you, or a member […]

Offer from Lord Mayor of Hildesheim to Weston’s residents

Weston-super-Mare is twinned with the City of Hildesheim in Germany. Dr Ingo Meyer Lord Mayor of Hildesheim recently wrote to the Mayor of Weston. In his letter he makes the following offer: “With this letter, I am happy to give all citizens of our twin town, Weston-super-Mare, a special reason to come to visit Hildesheim. […]

Weston Flower Show

Weston’s popular Flower Show will be held in Grove Park on the 12th August from 10am to 5pm. Organised by the Horticultural Society and sponsored by Weston-super-Mare Town Council and BID the flower show will include a wide range of competitions to enter – with categories for flowers, vegetables, flower arranging, photography, homecraft and more. […]