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Weston Mercury
January 19, 1968 – Cat Stevens performs in Westonwould be visiting Weston-super-Mare, along with musician Cat Stevens 50 years a
Weston Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
would be visiting Weston-super-Mare, along with musician Cat Stevens 50 years ago. This is the news from the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald on January 19, 1968. A cabaret party was held by the Ladies' Circle party. Pictured are... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Win a free children’s party with Action PussycatWin a children's party with Action Pussycat. A popular children’s entertainer
Weston Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
Win a children's party with Action Pussycat. A popular children’s entertainer has teamed up with the Weston Mercury to offer a free child’s party for one lucky reader. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Win a children's party with... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Paulo Radmilovic – an Olympic career told in picturesmore blue plaques in the town. A shortlist has been drawn up, and next week you
Weston Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
more blue plaques in the town. A shortlist has been drawn up, and next week you can decide which plaque you would like to see go up first. To view the list, pick up a copy of the Weston Mercury on April 6 and log onto www.westonmercury.co.uk to v... Read more
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Weston Mercury
January 12, 1968 – Pink Floyd perform in Westonin Weston-super-Mare 50 years ago, while some parish councils were down to the
Weston Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
in Weston-super-Mare 50 years ago, while some parish councils were down to the last pennies. Here is the news from the Weston Mercury on January 12, 1968. Mike Hooper, Ronald Dew, Barry Chappell and Mervyn Hurley dressed for the Arts ball,... Read more
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The News and Star
New captain for Workington Reds' opponents Weston-super-Mareto Forest Green at the end of the year and McGregor has taken his time in namin
The News and Star / Posted 11 days ago
to Forest Green at the end of the year and McGregor has taken his time in naming a replacement. The 23-year-old told the Weston Mercury: “It is a big role to take on after the departure of Grubby; he was so influential over the many years he was... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Schools can win books by holding a sponsored read Usborne has teamed up with the Weston Mercury to support our Books For School
Weston Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
Usborne has teamed up with the Weston Mercury to support our Books For Schools campaign. The Weston Mercury is giving schools the chance to win scores of new books for their libraries. Vicky Angear... Read more
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Weston Mercury
January 5, 1968 – Thief tries to hide jewellery by buying it near the golf coursetrade, a public sector ‘financial crisis’ and the ‘appalling’ state of Weston M
Weston Mercury / Posted 17 days ago
trade, a public sector ‘financial crisis’ and the ‘appalling’ state of Weston Museum were all making headlines in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald edition of January 5, 1968. Two baby girls were born on New Year's Day at Ashcombe House... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Tributes paid to former Mercury editor – ‘a great believer in justice’paid to former Mercury editor – ‘a great believer in justice’ Jeremy Williams
Weston Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
paid to former Mercury editor – ‘a great believer in justice’ Jeremy Williams was the Mercury editor from 1980-87. Former Weston Mercury editor Jeremy Williams has died suddenly, aged 62. Jeremy was born in Pretoria in South Africa, and moved to... Read more
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Weston Mercury
December 29, 1967 – Winter Gardens managers defend drinks pricesrecord-breaking Christmas shopping season for Weston’s shops was making headlin
Weston Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
record-breaking Christmas shopping season for Weston’s shops was making headlines in the town 50 years ago this week. The Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald of December 29, 1967, saw traders in the town centre reporting ‘a record spending spree’... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Five Things To Do in Weston This Weekendof events taking place over the next seven days – and the rest of the month – p
Weston Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
of events taking place over the next seven days – and the rest of the month – pick up a copy of tomorrow’s (Thursday’s) Weston Mercury. * On a cold winter’s day, there is nothing like a hot brew and it comes with an added bonus this... Read more
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Weston Mercury
WIN family tickets to Weston-Mare Model Railway ShowNot a member yet? Register to create your own unique Weston Mercury account fo
Weston Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
Not a member yet? Register to create your own unique Weston Mercury account for free. Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Businesses can help cash-strapped schools by donating money for books£1,000 raised by businesses. Usborne bookseller Sam Goodger has offered to org
Weston Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
£1,000 raised by businesses. Usborne bookseller Sam Goodger has offered to organise the community book pledge for the Weston Mercury. Businesses can donate as much or as little as they can and all the money raised will go towards our Books... Read more
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Weston Mercury
October 4, 1963in with the Miss Rose Of England competition in which 16 girls competed for the
Weston Mercury / Posted 28 days ago
in with the Miss Rose Of England competition in which 16 girls competed for the beauty title. Other news reported in the Weston Mercury and Somersetshire Herald on the week of included: n Brenda, Somerset’s first police dog,... Read more
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Weston Mercury
December 22, 1967 – gas explosion with tragic resultshad tragic consequences 50 years ago, shocking villagers. Here is the news from
Weston Mercury / Posted a month ago
had tragic consequences 50 years ago, shocking villagers. Here is the news from the December 22, 1967, edition of the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. A busy Baker Street. • An enquiry... Read more

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