Wells MP James Heappey visited Bishops Green, in Wookey Hole Road, Wells, following concerns from constituents about electrical components, containing a small amount of radium, which were found on the site.
Good news rarely causes much interest in our local press. In the age of online news accessed through single line headlines on social media, clickbait is the name of the game and study after study has shown that the best clickbait is something indicating shock, outrage, failure or danger.
This week I’ve been in Nashville in the United States attending a global conference for the business events industry. Visit Britain have been here too, selling the UK as a place to bring conferences, exhibitions and events to a global audience. The competition is obviously fierce.
I’ve made a rod for my back by using these first columns each January to have a look at the year ahead. 2017 needed to be a year of stability and normality after the tumult of the 2016. It turned out to be anything but.
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