Tidal energy is a potential source of limitless power for the future. A former Parliamentary colleague of mine, Charles Hendry, was appointed by the Government to examine the pros and cons of the idea and make recommendations. His report … [Read more...] about Tide Turning
Meningitis is a hideous and invasive medical enemy - for all of us. It can strike suddenly and cause appalling problems, sometimes even death. The hazards should never be underestimated. That is why I am keen to support the campaign … [Read more...] about Vaccination? I’m signed up
It is only natural to be worried when it rains like it has rained in the past few days. Storm Angus saw our river levels rising fast and put some of the renewed emergency pumps on the Somerset Levels under considerable strain. Fortunately … [Read more...] about The Angus Aftermath
It may not be the most fashionable headgear, but if you are at the controls of DJ Miles elaborate machines in their splendid plant at Minehead you have to dress the part. Miles is celebrating twenty successful years with an attractive array … [Read more...] about Coffee?
It is, I'm afraid, that unpredictable time of year when the weather can prove to be our worst enemy and the rains often fall with unremitting force. Having lived through several tragic floods and fought for proper investment in dredging I … [Read more...] about Be prepared