Weston Mercury Article: More ‘Bobbies On The Beat’ Absolutely Right For Weston!

‘The bobby on the beat’ is a policing catchphrase that’s so old it’s practically prehistoric. With good reason though; everybody worries about crime, and wants to be reassured by the sight of someone in uniform patrolling a street near their home or place of work. Even though Weston is one…

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MP says laws to deal with illegal traveller encampments ‘is too slow’ after Weston incidents during summer

Two Somerset MPs have called on the Government to provide councils with more powers to deal with illegal traveller encampments. Weston MP John Penrose and Wells MP James Heappey both spoke during a debate on the issue in Parliament this week. It follows a number of incidents during the summer…

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