Mercury Article: Goodbye CNM Estates…

I haven’t had a Christmas card from CNM Estates, the current owners of Birnbeck Pier, for quite a while. Not that I’ve been expecting any, to be honest, because I’ve been pretty clear they were terrible owners who were letting an important local landmark collapse into a rotting ruin. I’ve…

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Mercury Article: Time to show our highstreet and local businesses some love

This week sees an important milestone for Weston High Street and community shopping areas; the shops are re-opening at last. So I popped in to see a couple, and find out what they’re doing to keep their staff and customers safe. Some of them have been part-way open for a…

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Mercury Article: ‘When I got the call saying that Weston Hospital was shutting its doors to new patients, my heart sank.’

When I got the call saying that Weston Hospital was shutting its doors to new patients, my heart sank. It was the last thing any of us wanted and, as I hope everyone would expect, I immediately contacted local health chiefs to discuss how to handle the problem. It soon…

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