I was disappointed to see that the bathing water at Burnham-on-Sea’s Jetty has been graded poor under new EU bathing water grades. However, I know that a great deal of investment has already been made to remedy this and that all are clear on what must be done. 

This is a blow for...

We have an almost unique mix of opportunities to generate energy here in Somerset and given the impact that these schemes could have on our landscape, our economy and our environment; I think its essential that we get the balance right.  In some cases there are no easy answers but...

School funding arrangements need to be fixed to ensure that young people in Somerset get a fair deal.

The Association of School and College Leaders suggests the poorest-funded schools will receive £1.9m less than the best-funded in the next year. Its analysis says the underlying problem...

In November, the news broke that all three of the banks on Glastonbury High Street were intending to close their branches, leaving the town facing the prospect of having no banking facilities at all.

Since then Glastonbury MP James Heappey has been working with Councillors and local...

Alongside farming and food manufacturing, tourism is the key industry here in Somerset. Last year, the tourism industry was worth £1.3 billion and supported around 34,000 jobs in the county.

I believe that there is so much more potential in local tourism, and I can see a role for the...

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