David's Upcoming Village Tour

My annual village tour is something I always look forward to, but many of you will know that this will be my last, as after 18 years I am retiring as your MP. This is an opportunity for you to ask questions or let me know about any problems in your village. Read more

My Last Column in the Western Gazette as MP

In the words of broadcaster John Ebdon, if you have been, thanks for listening.  

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Somerset Flooding, What's Been Done About It?

Somerset Flooding, What's Been Done About It?

Last Wednesday was a good chance to check on progress, but more importantly, to warn ministers that they have got to make good the promises they made to me and others earlier in the year.  

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Lets Re-open Somerton & Langport Train Stations

I have argued for many years, indeed since the 1980s, for the reopening of Somerton and Langport stations. We need a platform and scope in the timetable for a stopping train to pick up and set down passengers. It is not a hugely expensive exercise, and there is money available in government progr...

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Duel the A303

Duel the A303

Back David's campaign to improve capacity on the A303

The Residents' Survey

The Residents' Survey

Help us fight to improve our area

A £1,200 Tax Cut

A £1,200 Tax Cut

The Liberal Democrats have already delivered an £800 tax cut for 25 million working people. Now we want to go even further

About David

David Heath MP represents the seat of Somerton & Frome, having won it from the Conservatives in 1997 and being re-elected in 2001, 2005, and 2010 with an increased majority. David announced he would be retiring as an MP in the autumn of 2013. When he retires he will have served for 18 years and four parliaments as an MP. Read more