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Free workshop for food and drink businesses

Somerset West and Taunton Council and Sedgemoor District Council have teamed up with the Heart of the South West Growth Hub to organise an event s...

16 June 2022

Council news Business

New campaign promotes SWT as business ‘growth hotspot’

Backed by key business leaders, Somerset West and Taunton Council has launched an exciting new inward investment campaign to put the area on the ma...

13 May 2022

Business Council news

Taunton retold through town centre display

A graphical timeline illustrating Taunton’s history from the Anglo-Saxon period to the 20th Century will be displayed on the front of the former De...

Grant funding available for business groups, clusters and networks

Business groups in Somerset that have been negatively impacted by the coronavirus pandemic are being given the opportunity to apply for grant fundi...

11 February 2022

Council news Business Community

Online calendar launched to promote districtwide events

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council has commissioned Visit Exmoor and Visit Somerset to develop and host a searchable online ‘Events & Things t...

Funds on offer to boost Somerset’s tourism economy

A new grant scheme has launched which will help expand Somerset’s tourism offer as the county’s visitor economy recovers from the disruption caused...

07 February 2022

Council news Business

SWT grant scheme for hospitality businesses

Somerset West and Taunton Council is establishing a discretionary grant scheme to provide financial support to businesses in the hospitality sector.

23 December 2021

Council news Business

SWT helping customers out of debt

Somerset West and Taunton Council has set up a dedicated project team to help customers out of Council Tax and Business Rate debt.

16 November 2021

Council news Community Business

Taunton to host bumper celebrations in run-up to Christmas

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) and its partners have been busy preparing Taunton town centre to bring some festive cheer to visitors in the lead u...

15 November 2021

Council news Community Business