We are working on a new section of the website, where we will be looking at various places you can go in a single day from Bridgwater, and decided to start with London. We are looking at travelling as a family, as that is how most people will be travelling.
Farms and open rural spaces offer opportunities for criminals. We can reduce these opportunities and work with local residents to prevent some crimes from happening in the first place. Rural crime matters. It has a huge victim impact, the cost of machinery is vast as well as the disruption to farming.
Avon and Somerset Police are launching a Volunteer Driver scheme in Bridgwater and looking for new volunteers to support local police. Now in its second year, the scheme is running from Bristol into Somerset and aims to improve their efficiency and free up officers to respond to priority work.
We have received this information from Bridgwater Trades Union Council about cuts to Bridgwater's out of hours urgent care service. While we are apolitical as Bridgwater Magazine we do report on what we are sent, and welcome a response.