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News

Have your say on polling day

Voters should now start getting ready for the local elections on May 2.

25 April 2019

Elections and voting

SWT goes cashless with PayByPhone

The launch of PayByPhone, a new cashless parking system for Somerset means drivers will no longer have to pay a fee to use their mobile phone to pa...

24 April 2019

Parking

Remember to return your postal vote

Postal voters in Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) are being reminded to return their ballot papers to make sure their vote counts in the district co...

23 April 2019

Elections and voting

Award winners honoured

This year’s Citizenship Awards, hosted by the Council in conjunction with local Rotary Clubs will recognise the unsung heroes of Taunton Deane....

17 April 2019

Community

Notice of European Parliamentary Election

The formal Notice of Election for the European Parliamentary Election for the South West region has been published. The election for six members...

16 April 2019

Elections and voting

Deadlines for postal and proxy voting

Deadlines for postal and proxy voting applications are approaching – so if you can’t vote in person, apply now.

11 April 2019

Elections and voting

Deadline to register approaching fast

Time is running out if you want to register to vote in the local elections on Thursday May 2. The deadline for registration is midnight on April 12.

09 April 2019

Elections and voting

Elections nominations 2019

The list of people nominated for election for the 59 seats on Somerset West and Taunton Council is now published and is available online.

04 April 2019

New council

The new Somerset West and Taunton Council comes into being on Monday 1 April.

01 April 2019

Council news