Derelict with an uncertain future but Birnbeck Island is still a major danger

Too many people still risk their lives trying to access the island without understanding the tides in Weston Bay. The way across looks benign at low tide but soon catches up with the unwary. Although it is derelict and falling into the sea Birnbeck Island and its Pier is a fascinating and charming sight. It […]

Weston General Hospital Accident and Emergency Department

Weston-super-Mare Town Council is concerned to hear of the temporary night closure of Weston General Hospital Accident and Emergency Department. The Town Council is concerned that without an Accident and Emergency provision at night, extra pressure will be put on the ambulance service as they have further to transport patients and it will take longer […]

Councillor Derek Mead

Weston-Super-Mare Town Council is shocked and saddend to hear of the death of Councillor Derek Mead who was killed in a farming accident yesterday. Councillor Mead was a prominent local businessman as well as being a member of both the Town Council and North Somerset Council. He is a great loss to the Town Council […]

Town Council elects new Mayor

Mayor of Weston-super-Mare Photograph supplied by Simon Parry of UKeventphotos Councillor Mrs Jos Holder was recently elected as Mayor of Weston-super-Mare at the Annual Mayor making ceremony held in the Council Chamber at the Town Hall. The Mayoress will be Councillor Mrs Roz Willis. In her acceptance speech the Mayor thanked the Town Councillors for […]

Expressions of Interest sought

Weston Town Council is seeking Expressions of Interest in a number of areas: Building Surveying Services various locations in Weston Weston-super-Mare We are seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably experience and qualified companies to provide support to Town Council staff by providing Building Surveyor Services at various Town Council Buildings and Sites in Weston-super-Mare, the contract […]

Henry Butt tops the vote for the next blue plaque

Henry Butt the first Charter Mayor of Weston has been voted the next person to receive one of Weston Town Council’s blue plaques. Henry Butt was a self-made businessman, born in 1861 and had interests in quarrying and property conversions. He helped pay for the Winter and Italian Gardens and raised all the capital necessary […]

Weston-super-Mare Town Council announces twelve potential recipients of Blue Plaques

Weston-super-Mare Town Council has launched a blue plaque scheme to recognise past residents or visitors who have made significant contributions to local, national or international life. Though a few commemorative plaques already exist in Weston the first Town Council sponsored blue plaque was unveiled on 30th March at the Imperial Pub where four times gold […]

Weston-super-Mare Town Council launches blue plaque scheme

Weston-super-Mare Town Council are launching a blue plaque scheme for the town, to recognise those from the past who have made significant contributions to local life, or whose presence has some how enriched the home story. The first of the blue plaques is honouring Olympian Paulo Radmilovic and will be unveiled at the Imperial on […]

Expressions of Interest sought

Weston-super-Mare Town Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably experienced and qualified companies who are able to provide the following service:- The Collection, Installation, Watering and Feeding of Hanging Baskets, Tubs and Troughs throughout the Weston and Worle area. The Watering of Flower Beds and Large Planters. To provide quality Floral Displays. Interested parties […]

Town Mayor’s Charity Fund Receives a Boost

The Mayor & Mayoress, Councillor & Mrs Alan Peak, were delighted to receive a donation from Mr Sayd Ahmed of Pappadoms Indian Take Away for the Mayor’s Charity Fund. Mr Ahmed donated the Boxing Day takings from Pappdoms to the Macular Society, one of the Mayor’s chosen charities. The photograph shows Mr Ahmed with his […]