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SWT supporting the independent quarter this Christmas

SWT is giving a festive boost to traders in Taunton’s independent quarter this Christmas. The Council is hoping to encourage people to visit the ma...

Unique light show displayed to boost festive trade in Taunton

The Somerset West and Taunton-led Town Centre Working Group has commissioned a 3D animation to be projected onto the Lloyds Bank building in North...

02 December 2021

Council news Business Community

School competition launched to promote new litter and recycling bins

Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT), has launched a school poster competition as part of its new Recycling On-the-Go campaign, which will see 1...

Free parking to support local shopping this Christmas

Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT), is once again offering free parking to support festive trading in the run-up to Christmas.

29 November 2021

Council news Parking

Emergency measures announced for rough sleepers ahead of cold snap

In response to weather warnings forecasting high winds and sub-zero temperatures over the forthcoming weekend, Somerset West and Taunton Council (S...

25 November 2021

Council news Housing news

Green Homes Grant Scheme

Residents across Sedgemoor and Somerset West and Taunton council areas can benefit from free energy efficiency improvements worth up to £10,000

Help us shape a new unitary council for Somerset

Organisations from across the county are joining together to deliver a new unitary council for Somerset – and local people are encouraged to be par...

18 November 2021

Council news

New CEO appointed

Andrew Pritchard has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer at Somerset West and Taunton Council.

17 November 2021

Council news

Have your say on future local government arrangements for Taunton

Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT) is seeking the public’s views as part of a Community Governance Review (CGR) for the Taunton area.

17 November 2021

Community Council news