Town Mayor’s Presentation to Local Organisations

Last Year’s Mayor & Mayoress, Councillor Raymond Armstrong & Mrs Joan Dunne, recently distributed the proceeds from the 2016 Mayor’s Charity Ball, which was held in April on the Grand Pier. The photograph shows them handing over the cheques, totalling £2968, to charities, voluntary and community groups. All the organisations provide services that directly benefit […]

Weston-super-Mare Horticultural Society evening with Christine Walkden

Weston-super-Mare Horticultural Society are holding  ‘An evening with Christine Walkden’ the Gardener, TV and Radio Presenter. It will take place at St Peter’s Church Hall, Baytree Road, on Thursday 10th November 2016. Doors open 7pm – commencing at 7.30pm. Admission by ticket only. Members £8.50 – Visitors £9.50 Including tea/coffee and biscuits

RNLI baby comes to see the crew

In the middle of a shout on a busy bank holiday week-end one crew wife goes into labour at the station Simon Bond is one of the lifeboat crew at Weston-super-Mare RNLI Station. He and his wife Jen were expecting a baby any minute during the bank holiday week-end at the end of August. It […]

Thank you letter from the Queen

To celebrate Her Majesty’s ninetieth Birthday, The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Alan Peak, hosted a Queen’s ninetieth Birthday Picnic in the Park, on Sunday 12th June 2016, for the people of Weston-super-Mare. As part of the entertainment the Multicultural Friend-ship Association ran a craft activities stall for children. Children were invited to make a crown, […]

Town Mayor’s Charity Halloween Bash

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Alan Peak, will be holding a Charity Halloween Bash at the Royal Hotel, South Parade, Weston-super-Mare on Friday 28th October 2016 at 7pm. The event is in aid of the Mayor’s chosen Charities: Sunshine Hospital Radio and The Macular Society. Tickets are priced at £27.50 which includes a 4 course […]

Weston-super-Mare Town Council awarded £75,000 grant for Skate Park

Weston-super-Mare Town Council has received a grant from Sport England for £75,000 for a new Multi Wheel Facility at Hutton Moor Skate Park. The Skate Park is among 148 local sports projects to secure a share of £9 million of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund. Since 2011, Inspired Facilities has been […]

Town Mayor hosts Macmillan Coffee Morning

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Alan Peak, 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 30th September 2016. The Mayor said ‘I am delighted to be able to support this very worthwhile cause. Please come along, enjoy a […]

Visitor Information Centre and Love Weston going from strength to strength

The newly opened Visitor Information Centre and Love Weston, the official tourism site for Weston-super-Mare, are proving a great success in helping tourists and residents in the town. Since Weston-super-Mare Town Council opened the Visitor Information Centre on the 6th June, in the old Tropicana building, the Visitor Information Centre has had over 8000 visitors.  […]

Lives Put in Danger Catching Pokemon

Weston’s volunteer Lifeboat crew were paged by Milford Haven Coastguard at 20.53 on Thursday evening. Weston Lifeboat crew were requested to launch to a group of youths who had been cut off by the tide on Birnbeck Island. With low water just past and the tide coming back in very rapidly the Lifeboat crew made […]