Chris Williamson MP to talk at Frome Town FC next Saturday, 3rd November at 1.00pm. Free entry!

Come along to hear Chris Williamson, Derby North Labour MP talk about his commitment to democracy within the Labour Party.   Described by The Guardian as an 'ardent' supporter of Jeremy Corbyn, Williamson has spent the summer travelling round the country on a Harley Davidson motorbike delivering his 'Democracy Roadshow' to CLPs with incumbent right …

Call for people of Somerset to join protest at County Hall as County Council approaches meltdown

Protest! Please come - show up and show support! All welcome! Joint Trade Union Lobby of the County Council: Outside Shire Hall, Taunton; 8.45am Wednesday 17th October 2018. At a recent meeting of Unite the Union Community activists from all over Somerset, the clear call was made to all Somerset people, not just SCC workers …

The Joy of Local Tax – and the mysteries of the missing Levy… Richard Chisnall investigates

  Community Infrastructure Levy. Sounds boring, right? It's a tax or levy on development intended to support the necessary infrastructure the development needs: zebra crossings, schools, doctor's surgeries and more. Call it a "Section 106 agreement on steroids". It's been implemented by all other Somerset councils: Taunton Deane, Sedgemoor, South Somerset, North Somerset, B&NES, but remarkably, …