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They say: ‘where there’s a will, there’s a way’ and that has proved true in the case of the Brean Down Way – a traffic free route between the Somerset sea-side resorts of Weston-super-Mare and Brean. There had been calls for an alternative to the busy road for years, especially since the ferry across the River Axe ceased operating but it wasn’t until the charity Greenways and Cycleroutes turned its attention to the project that it finally became a reality.
Wood fired pizza, fish and chip takeaway, freshly baked bread and patisserie all being prepared in the new kitchen extension.
Bristol Airport has published a carbon roadmap setting out how it will achieve its ambition to be a net zero airport and accelerating efforts to achieve carbon neutrality.
The holiday season is upon us and the trend for the staycation is on the up. It’s hardly surprising as why bother with all the fuss of planning a hefty (and expensive) trip abroad when you can find bliss at home?
This coming weekend, the new Saturdays-only GWR Summer shuttle service trains start on Saturday July 27 and will then continue through August and into the autumn forming a timetabled link between the national rail network at Taunton station and the West Somerset Railway (WSR), one of Somerset’s top tourist attractions.
Rangers at the National Trust’s Montacute House will be building a bug hotel to celebrate World Ranger Day – and they need help to do it.
A nationwide manhunt for a pair of popular radio presenters ended in a ‘Grimmy’ find on the Grand Pier in Weston-super-Mare.
After a sell-out success in 2019 a critically-acclaimed Queen tribute act has already been booked to make a return visit to Weston-super-Mare’s Grand Pier in 2020.
Once again, throughout the summer, The Tavern at Brean Leisure Park will be hosting Superstars of Wrestling every Tuesday and Thursday from Tuesday 23rd July to Thursday 29th August.