A nurse from Clevedon who battled breast cancer has raised more than £1,000 for the haematology and oncology unit at Weston General Hospital by running her first marathon.
Patients are being encouraged to avoid Weston's hospital's A&E department unless it is a 'life-threatening emergency'.
A decision on whether to permanently close the A&E department at Weston General Hospital overnight will go to public consultation.
Health bosses have recommended A&E at Weston General Hospital should not reopen permanently overnight, which could have implications to patients across the region.
The proposed takeover of Weston General Hospital has been abandoned, the NHS Trust Development Authority (TDA) has announced this morning (Friday).
Weston General Hospital 'requires improvement' according to the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
NORTH Somerset stroke patients are being left less 'likely to survive' as they face among the longest wait in the country to be admitted to a dedicated ward, according to new figures.