The current sitting of the House of Commons began on 2 June. Despite the triple whammy of a coronavirus pandemic, a hobbled economy, and the looming risk of a no-deal Brexit, the summer recess began on Wednesday 22 July. So what exactly have Somerset’s MPs been up to over the six-and-a-half weeks preceding the summer […]
Author: Oliver Patrick and Richard Harman
After a short stint as a postgrad archival researcher at University College London, Oliver Patrick took a PGCE and enjoyed 10 fruitful years in teaching. Oliver is now a District Councillor in Somerset, and has a special interest in the environment. Richard Harman lives in Nailsea with his wife, Andrea, and worked as an IBM mainframe computer software specialist. He volunteers on the West Somerset Railway when he is not gardening, walking the dog, doing DIY or keeping up to speed with politics and our relationship with the EU.