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Iconic benches starting conversations in SWT parks

Somerset West and Taunton Council has received two of the iconic benches being placed around the country in a campaign encouraging people to talk a...

Recycling-on-the-go poster competition extended

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s ‘Recycling-on-the-go’ poster competition has been extended until 31 January to give more of the districts...

Somerset West Lottery Winter 2022 bolt-on prize

Following on from the success of previous national initiatives, the Somerset West Lottery is taking part in the Winter 2022 bolt-on prize draw.

04 January 2022

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SWT partnership keeping construction sites safe

Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT) and construction contractor ENGIE are delivering Health and Safety talks at local primary schools to discus...

SWT to consider new litter enforcement scheme

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council is set to approve a twelve-month trial enforcement scheme as part of its ongoing commitment to help keep it...

High streets refresh welcomes Christmas shoppers

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council has completed an enhanced high street cleaning programme in partnership with cleansing contractor, Idverde,...

Coronavirus Helpline’s 17,000th caller

A dedicated helpline set up to provide a single point of contact for Somerset residents at the start of the coronavirus pandemic has now taken more...

Local Authority scheme improves energy efficiency of park homes

District councils in Mendip, South Somerset, Sedgemoor and Somerset West and Taunton have been working with the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE)...

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

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