Universal Credit


Henry James Thoreau said that our lives are frittered away by details and we should “simplify, simplify, simplify.” Putting aside the thought that he could have simplified the point by using just one “simplify”, it’s generally a good rule of thumb.


Launching the Pick Your Own season at West Bradley Orchards

Once again it really was fabulous to visit West Bradley Orchards and to be able to launch this year's very busy Pick Your Own season. It’s always such a great occasion and I’d highly recommend it for a taste of the great outdoors, a lot of fun and a bit of a taste of the best fruit around too!

Keep Pubs Afloat

Supporting the CAMRA campaign to Keep Pubs Afloat. 

Supporting Somerset Skills and Learning

Somerset MPs Join Forces to Save Somerset Skills and Learning


Leading Somerset apprenticeship and traineeship facility faces £3.5m funding shortfall


Supporting Frome Nursing Home

Frome MP Supports Local Care Home


Frome Nursing Home, a specialist dementia nursing and residential care provider in the Somerset town of Frome, have been commended by local MP David Warburton for creating their own solution to the care funding crisis.

Mcmillan Way Challenge



- supported by Somerset County Cricket Club and MP David Warburton


Elected Chair of the APPG for Music

David Warburton MP

Elected Chair of Prestigious

All Party Parliamentary Group for Music


Industry report reveals music tourism is worth £414m to the South West’s economy


Schools Funding

Quite understandably, given the vast morass of contradictory opinion and the diametrically opposed pronouncements of the Government and the Opposition, huge numbers of people are confused about school funding.


Langport and Somerton Rotary Club

With Langport & Somerton Rotary Club testing the blood pressure of Tesco's customers in Langport, alongside Cllr Dean Ruddle and Cllr Clare Aparicio Paul.
If three wannabe politicians can't raise your blood pressure, I reckon you're pretty safe.