Archives for December 2014

Somerset Rivers Authority – now it’s Official!

The lady in the centre is Liz Truss, Secretary of State for DEFRA.  She is surrounded by men in suits, including me. This was the scene today when the new Somerset Rivers Authority, which will take responsibility to deliver effective flood defences, was given its formal go-ahead.  The formal …
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Make a date

If you are thinking about Christmas presents please do your local traders a big favour and shop with them first. This weekend marks Small Business Saturday - a national celebration of the rich variety of shops we still have. I will be in Minehead and Bridgwater doing my bit, marvelling at the array …
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