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Fox’s Field secured for the community
SWT has acquired the green space adjacent to Tonedale Mill, Wellington, following its designation as an Asset of Community Value.
25 January 2021Council news Community
Work to begin at Norton Hillfort
Norton Hillfort is one of the hidden archaeological gems of Somerset whose origins can be traced back over 5,000 years. SWT has secured funding fro...
22 January 2021Council news Community
Leisure operator offers top home fitness tips
Local leisure operator Everyone Active has released its top home exercises to combat inactivity in Taunton and Wellington following the announcemen...
11 January 2021Council news Sport and leisure Community
SWT scheme supports National Tree Week
Parish and town councils across the district are giving their open spaces a boost during National Tree Week thanks to Somerset West and Taunton Cou...
03 December 2020Council news Environment Community
Deane House Hub open for appointments
The Deane House Hub has re-opened for appointments only following the end of national lockdown restrictions.
02 December 2020Council news Community
SWT to appraise rough sleeping provision
SWT is set to undertake a review of its accommodation requirements for homeless and rough sleeping provision.
23 November 2020Council news Housing news Community
Flagship Hinkley Point C community project complete
One of the flagship projects funded by Hinkley Point C’s multi-million pound Community Impact Mitigation (CIM) Fund is ready to open its doors to t...
20 October 2020Council news Community
SWT to launch E-scooter trial
Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT) today announced that the Department for Transport (DfT) has approved its proposal to operate an e-scooter t...
13 October 2020Council news Community Environment
Self-isolation payment scheme launched
Somerset West and Taunton Council and Sedgemoor District Council are working together to ensure that people are not out of pocket if they are told...
12 October 2020Council news Community