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Self-Driving Vehicles are coming to Taunton

Taunton residents will have the opportunity to take a ride in cutting edge self-driving vehicles, as part of an innovative study lead by the Centre...

20 September 2022

Council news Community Environment

Changes to waste services

There will be no waste collection or recycling sites opening on Monday 19 September, the day of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's funeral.

13 September 2022

Council news Community

Public invited to help shape local democracy in Somerset

A public consultation on the development of Local Community Networks (LCNs) has been launched. People are encouraged to have their say on plans to...

06 September 2022

Council news Community

SWT launches new fund for low-income households

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council has today (Thursday, 1 September), launched a short-term Hardship Fund for low-income families struggling t...

SWT to host cost of living crisis support event

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s Community Employment Hubs service is holding a cost of living crisis support event in partnership with th...

SWT to mark Emergency Services Day 2022

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) is once again raising the 999 Flag ahead of this year’s Emergency Services Day.

31 August 2022

Council news Community

Have your say on Minehead’s e-scooter trial

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council is seeking the views of residents, businesses and visitors to Minehead in response to the town’s e-scooter...

Somerset West Lottery autumn 2022 bolt-on prize

The Somerset West Lottery is now running the autumn 2022 bolt-on prize draw.

30 August 2022

Community Council news

Connecting our Garden Communities Consultation

Somerset West and Taunton is holding a public consultation on its plans for a network of walking and cycling routes which would connect key develop...