The horror of the floods may seem a distant memory, but the remedial work to stop it happening again has become a constant feature of life. At least we now know exactly what is being done, who is doing it and … [Read more...] about Flood Prevention – the hard work goes on
Archives for March 2016
Commonwealth Day. 14th March 2016. At Westminster we celebrated. My role, as chair of the UK Branch, was small. But we share an important common purpose - a positive one. The Commonwealth matters. I believe it represents the best of … [Read more...] about Commonwealth Day
It took a top level summit meeting to stop the uncertainty, but now there can be virtually no doubt at all that France (which owns EDF) and Britain are enthusiastically right behind the development of Hinkley C power station. The Prime … [Read more...] about Hinkley C gets the Anglo-French green light!
Linda Robson and I have something in common. She's famous, of course, for her TV comedy roles. But we share a genuine belief in the tremendous work done by Marie Curie nurses helping patients here in Somerset and all over the UK. Every … [Read more...] about Birds of a Feather