I am a long-standing opponent of charges for hospital car parking. I don’t think it right that people who need to visit hospital, especially those seeking treatment for chronic illnesses such as cancer, face the burden of extra charges at what is already a very difficult time.
This week, I joined Young Enterprise and dozens of young people to award the prizes for this year’s My Money Week competition. This is an annual contest in which school pupils from across the nation take part in challenges related to financial skills and money.
I’m sure that like me, you were looking forward to spending the summer months enjoying our town’s many green and open spaces. So I’m sure you also share my disappointment that so many of our parks and playing fields have been occupied or threatened by illegal camps.