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Firepool Masterplan public consultation launched

Members of the public are being asked for their views on a new masterplan to future-proof delivery of the Firepool regeneration site.

SWT confirms Christmas offer for Taunton

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council is once again making preparations to bring some festive cheer to residents visiting Taunton in the run-up t...

16 November 2022

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Help Somerset become a cultural destination

The five Council’s across Somerset are working together to create a Somerset Cultural Strategy which will help to raise the profile of Somerset as...

Taunton Shadow Town Council Chair elected

Members of the Taunton Shadow Town Council have appointed Councillor Tom Deakin as Chair with Councillor Brian Larcombe as Vice Chair.

Mayor to lead Taunton’s Remembrance events

The Mayor of Taunton, Councillor Sue Lees, will lead a programme of events to mark this year’s annual observation of Remembrance.

02 November 2022

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Taunton Shadow Town Council to meet

THE first meeting of the Taunton Shadow Town Council will take place on Thursday, 3 November. The shadow council has been set up to lead and overse...

Councils pay tribute to Cllr Anthony Trollope-Bellew

Somerset West and Taunton Council has led tributes to Councillor Anthony Trollope-Bellew who died suddenly on Friday 28 October.

31 October 2022

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SWT celebrates opening of Coal Orchard

Somerset West and Taunton Council will mark the official opening of its multi-million pound Coal Orchard regeneration with celebrations bringing to...

Cost-of-living support event comes to West Somerset

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s Community Employment Hubs service has once again teamed up with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP...