There are around 60 different cider makers in this county. It is the very heartland of England's ancient cider industry. But these are challenging times. Supermarkets have squeezed prices down so hard that even some of the big players are … [Read more...] about Somerset’s finest
Archives for February 2016
Jose Mourinho's problems (along with his permanently stern expression) continue to make headlines. But today I can guarantee that there will be smiles-a-plenty in Bridgwater's sporting circles. Bridgwater College, which runs first rate … [Read more...] about He should have gone to Bridgwater College!
Don't take my word for it. This is the united opinion of South West Tourism, a body representing every aspect of this vital industry throughout Somerset, Devon and Cornwall. Bridgwater's spectacular carnival got Gold for its consistently … [Read more...] about Best tourist attraction? Carnival of course!
The stylish, energy efficient premises of Somerset's Energy Innovation Centre was formally declared open yesterday. I am delighted to see it in action and attended the ceremony. This building will become a real business hub, set in the … [Read more...] about Boosting business and saving energy
Richard Gibson's story should bring a tear to your eye. It did to mine. Richard lost his family, his business and his dignity a couple of years ago. He became so depressed it required a human miracle to help him. Pluss came to his aid. … [Read more...] about Conquering disabilities