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Boost for Business Revitalisation

Businesses in the Somerset West and Taunton area that have borne the brunt of Covid restrictions this year may be able to benefit from the Council’...

13 October 2021

Council news Business

Last chance to get your food and drink business mapped!

Somerset West & Taunton (SWT) and Sedgemoor District Councils are working with the Food and Drink Forum to understand the support needs of local fo...

07 October 2021

Business Council news

Official opening at Rainbow Way for Snazaroo

The Chair of Somerset West and Taunton Council has joined the official opening of a new Snazaroo facility in Minehead.

06 September 2021

Council news Business

Put your food and drink business on the map

Somerset West & Taunton, and Sedgemoor District Councils are working with the Food and Drink Forum to launch a Food & Drink Mapping project.

26 August 2021

Business Council news

New grants to boost tourism in West Somerset and Sedgemoor

The Hinkley Tourism Action Partnership (HTAP) is offering grants to help fund business projects aimed at boosting tourism in the West Somerset and...

12 July 2021

Business Council news

Follow Taunton’s landmark Rainbow Path

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Sue Lees, will officially open the new Rainbow Path in Goodland Gardens next week.

Multi-agency task force deployed to curtail redundancies

SWT has mobilised a reactive task force to help businesses and employees impacted by successive and protracted lockdown restrictions.

Retail mentoring programme announced for Minehead

Retail Mentoring consultancy appointed to support local independent retailers in Minehead recover from pandemic.

21 April 2021

Council news Business

SWT welcomes safe return of visitors to its town centres

The Council has been working with businesses to prepare for the reopening of the district’s high streets and retail centres so returning customers...