Gazette & Herald Column: We must act to protect us from climate change

I have loved the unbroken sunshine this summer although I haven’t enjoyed the effect on my garden or the impact on our famers who have been hit by the largest soil water deficits recorded since 1961 causing sharply reduced crop yields.  It’s made me recall the previous record breaking summer of 1

Pewsey & Bedwyn Railway Closures

I have received the attached letter from Mark Hopwood, Managing Director at Great Western Railway about recent performance on the GWR network.

Gazette & Herald Column: Biggest investment in NHS for over a decade

On Monday, Cabinet met for the final time before the Parliamentary Recess in a very sunny Newcastle.  There was much to discuss after one of the busiest and eventful Parliamentary terms I can remember, and while our work will only gather pace over the summer as we prepare for Brexit, I wanted to

Gazette & Herald Column: It's been a deeply serious and high stakes week

It’s been a deeply serious and high stakes week all round.  We have a key NATO Summit with major potential repercussions for the future of Western defence, as well as the first official visit from President Trump, where we have to balance building a strong trading relationship with the world’s bi