Weston-super-Mare


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Weston-super-Mare

(wĕst`ən-so͞o`pər-mâr), city (1991 pop. 60,821), North Somerset, SW England, on the Bristol Channel. It is a seaside resort with attractions that include Worlebury Hill, with its Iron Age hill fort and beautiful view of the opposite coast of Wales; a long esplanade; and Brean Down, a bird sanctuary. The historic Grand Pier (opened 1904) was destroyed by fire in 2008. There are light industries with products that include shoes, aluminum window frames, and scientific instruments.

Weston-super-Mare

a town and resort in SW England, in North Somerset unitary authority, Somerset, on the Bristol Channel. Pop.: 78 044 (2001)
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The post was widely shared in and around Weston-super-Mare, with more than 120 comments, many speculating that the picture showed what appeared to be a cannabis factory.
It's a collaborative effort in Weston-super-Mare with the local police agreeing people won't be stopped and searched on their way in or out of the buildings.
Later in life, Peter worked at the Blakehay Theatre in Weston-super-Mare, as well as volunteering at museums and giving talks to community groups including the Women's Institute about his life.
Wrexham have won 12 of their 19 National League games this season and face a Weston-super-Mare who are a division lower than them in the pyramid.
"If you can get through the first couple of rounds the prize money increases dramatically, but Weston-super-Mare will be a hard place to go to.
"We also believe he was a driver by trade and had spent recent years in and around the Weston-super-Mare area.
British financial services provider Aldermore on Tuesday reported that it has provided a GBP7.5m invoice financing facility to Central Facilities Group Ltd, based in Weston-Super-Mare.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 1, 2016-Aldermore provides funding for Weston-Super-Mare business
YOU will always find a warm, friendly welcome at the Midland Hotel, Weston-super-Mare.
Christmas in Weston-super-Mare Eden Winter Festival 23 December 2014 5 days from PS399 Join us and soak up the seasonal atmosphere of the historic 'jewel of the south west'.
HRS Heat Exchangers, based in the UK, has provided Cory Environmental with a customised thermal transfer solution to assist in waste treatment and energy production at their Anaerobic Digestion plant in Weston-super-Mare, UK.
INJURY-HIT Aldershot salvaged a barely-deserved 1-1 draw from Saturday's FA Trophy first round clash at home to Weston-super-Mare, but look set to exit the competition in Somerset tonight, writes Dan Childs.