Archives for June 2017

Taunton Deane Council goes MAD!

Taunton Deane Council has earned itself a top place at last. Not content with squandering millions of pounds of a tax payers money to tart up its offices, this ill-led and abominably managed municipality is now asking staff what sort of toilets they would like, and how big the lockers should be, and …
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Green with Eden Envy?

Taunton Deane Council has gone green......with that dreadful illness "envy". From the Leader's office and the cabinet come jealous cries: They have all been complaining vociferously about plans down the motorway in Devon to build a new complex of shops and leisure facilities called "Eden Westwood". …
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Spend Spend Spend!

I always try to get on with the neighbours. But the crowd in charge of Taunton Deane Borough Council are stretching my patience to the limit. Earlier this year they announced crazy plans to spend £7.5million on a facelift for Deane House.....even though the building will be worth less than half that …
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Thank you for voting!

You should never argue with the ballot box. Bridgwater and West Somerset sent me back to Westminster with a substantially increased majority. Many thanks are due to those who gave support with such enthusiasm. But there are also important messages that have emerged from this unexpected election. I …
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