Never mind a hospital, Port Talbot, you’ll have a lovely biomass power station

There are around eighty thousand people who live in the South Wales borough of Neath Port Talbot. As the name implies this borough comprises two towns Neath and Port Talbot, neither of which is anxious to adopt the name and identity of the other. Although the towns of Neath and Port Talbot are quite close, the local geography makes travelling between them harder than you would expect. For more than fifty years the principle hospital in the area has been located in Neath, and served both towns. Continue reading