He said: “I was 17 when I made my first record in 1949. I never thought about being professional. I used to work in a lumberyard and that’s where I first heard a number on a jukebox and I liked it. Bathampton Meadows Alliance looking forward to working with new Bath MP to fight ‘foolhardy development on Bathampton Meadows’The Bathampton Meadows Alliance: “We are optimistic that she will be able to unite this beautiful city”10:39, 12 JUN 2017Get Daily updates directly to your inbox+ SubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribing!Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid EmailCampaigners are looking forward to debating the new MP for Bath as they fight for improved air quality and tackle the city’s congestion.The Bathampton Meadows Alliance, which has opposed a park and ride on Bathampton Meadows, has congratulated Wera Hobhouse on her election, after the Liberal Democrat secured 23,426 votes in Bath on Thursday.On Friday, alliance member Christine Boyd said: “We know that transport and in particular the deeply unpopular Bathampton Meadows park and ride was an issue in this election. And we hope that (Thursday’s) result will focus everyone’s minds on now working together to develop the best solution, not for one particular political party or another, but for Bath.”From the outset, Wera Hobhouse has also been an ardent supporter of our campaign to stop this foolhardy development on Bathampton Meadows and we are optimistic that she will be able to unite this beautiful city, and all its residents, in a proper informed debate about the best way forward.”Pothole related breakdowns more than double here’s how to get the compensation you’re owedThe campaigners also congratulated Jacob Rees Mogg on his re election in North East Somerset. Mr Rees Mogg has long been against a meadows park and ride, instead favouring an A36/A46 link road.Speaking about the link road, Mrs Hobhouse told the Bath Chronicle on Saturday: “I have voiced my very big objections to a new link road which I think will be redundant before it’s even built.”These very big infrastructure projects take many years to plan.
The Rattlers and Hounds both started slow with the home team leading 3 1 at the end of the first. The Rattlers picked up steam in the second and grabbed a 7 4 lead headed into the half. Ned Crotty and Randy Staats paced all scorers with two goals each in the first half..
Since we live only 30 miles from Shaver’s Creek, I visited and wrote about one place each month. I tried to match the month with the place, beginning in April with Bluebird Meadow when eastern bluebirds are nesting. What I liked best about this project was the freedom to write whatever I wished about the places and their ecological ramifications..