Christmas Lights Switch On Announcement

This year’s Weston-super-Mare Christmas Lights Switch On will take place on the Italian Gardens on Saturday 14th November. The switch on ceremony, organised by Weston BID, will commence at 5pm with the Town Mayor and special guests switching on the lights. The Festive Lights are funded by Weston Town Council and stretch along the High […]

Local Musicians – we need you this Christmas!

Weston Business Improvement District (BID) is on the hunt for local musicians, choirs and performers to entertain the crowds at Christmas events in the town centre this year. The Christmas Lights Switch On will take place on Saturday 14th November and Weston BID hope to fill the stage with entertainment from local community groups and […]

Town Mayor sends congratulations to the Queen

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Raymond Armstrong, has sent congratulations to the Queen on the length of her reign. In his letter the Mayor requested that Her Majesty’s Private Secretary submits for the Her Majesty’s consideration the following congratulations; ‘The people of Weston-super-Mare send warm congratulations to Your Majesty for becoming the longest reigning monarch […]

Town Mayor hosts Macmillan Coffee Morning

The Mayor of Weston-super-Mare, Councillor Raymond Armstrong, 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 18th September 2015. The Mayor said ‘I am delighted to be able to support this very worthwhile cause. Please come along, enjoy a […]

Weston-super-Mare Regional Judging Day – Great Success !

Weston-super-Mare Regional Judging Day – Great Success ! Weston-super-Mare had its Regional Judging day for South West in Bloom on Tuesday 7th July. Although the weather didn’t seem promising at first, no ones spirits were dampened and the sun shone through on a successful day for Weston in Bloom! This year’s judges were Tony Moor […]

Our National Year!

Our National Year Weston-Super-Mare has been selected to enter the National Britain in Bloom competition in 2015! This is a great honour for the town. Weston in Bloom has claimed Gold for the past 3 years in the South West regional category and will now be entering the national category. This will involve 2 judging […]

YMCA Summer Starter event returns!

Following the success of last year’s Summer Starter event delivered in partnership with the Town Council the 2015 Summer Starter will be held in Grove Park on Saturday July 25th and activities and entertainment will be open to the public from 11am -5pm. The event aims to offer a variety of fun activities and entertainment […]

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 […]