Having travelled alot this week in the Leeward Islands it is full of Nelsonian heritage. On Nevis is the plantation where he met his frist wife, Franny. In Anigua is St Johns harbour where he stayed for 2 years; Fighting French and Pirates to hone his skills he was to use to save Great Birtain later.
I think we ned a new bank holiday to break up the long spell between august and Christmas. 21st October, the anniversay of Trafalgar, or the monday nearest would be perfect as it coicides with the clocks going back and school half-terms.
Which politician will bring in the private members bill to bring this idea forward?