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Blackmore & Sparkford Vale Point to Point

Was out with the whole family today meeting lots of farmers and others at the Blackmore & Sparkford Vale Point to Point at Charlton Horethorne. It was freezing: windy, raining and eventually snowing. Kids happy on the enclosed bouncy castle, Harriet sheltering and shivering in every tent.

Happy Landings Animal Shelter

If you can spare it, pls help me raise money for Happy Landings Animal Shelter! Diesel and I will be walking 10 miles if my boots can take it. Diesel is very familiar with Happy Landings, who look after him fabulously every few months. At the Mid-Somerset Show last year he went crazy with delight when he recognised one of the people who look after him there. So they're obviously doing it right.

David Warburton launches new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.

David Warburton selected as Conservative candidate for Somerton and Frome

Somerton and Frome Conservatives have selected David Warburton as their Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the 2015 General Election. David, 47, is married to Harriet with whom he has two young children: James and Cecily. A musician by training, David has had a varied career and was a teacher before creating his own successful music and software company.

The Badger Cull...

I was lucky enough to meet Brian May recently and, as you can see from my vacant, star-struck expression, he is a tremendously good chap.  A warmer, more pleasant and engaging bloke, you will not find.