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Taunton Mayor gives charitable gifts

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Sue Lees, has gifted £500 to three Taunton charities in need of support this Christmas.

20 December 2022

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Historic England funding secures next phase of repairs at Tone Works

Somerset West and Taunton Council has secured further grant funding for the next phase of repairs at Tone Works in Wellington.

Crescent car park set for major refurbishment

The Crescent car park in Taunton is set for a major refurbishment in the new year.

More play area upgrades for Taunton and Wellington

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council has installed new playground equipment at play areas in Taunton and Wellington as part of its replacement p...

Add your message to our Memory Tree

Somerset West and Taunton Council is giving visitors to Taunton town centre the chance to hang their own decorations on a Memory Tree in Castle Green.

09 December 2022

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Taunton Mayor to host annual carol service

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Sue Lees, is once again hosting ‘Carols Around the Bandstand’ in collaboration with the Taunton Charter Trustees, Somers...

Free cigarette stub pouches to help fight littering

Environmental enforcement officers patrolling the district as part of the Council’s litter enforcement trial are giving away pouches to encourage p...

Taunton Town Council accommodation agreed

Taunton Town Council will be based in office space at Deane House, Taunton, when it is created in April 2023.

05 December 2022

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SWT highlights learning disability crisis

The Leader of Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council has written to local MPs and counterparts across the county following a declaration of a dist...

02 December 2022

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