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Changing Places to make a difference

SWT has been awarded Government funding to deliver two new Changing Places toilets. The Council has been allocated £96,360 from Department of Level...

Winner scoops £2000 in Somerset West Lottery prize draw

Another lucky Somerset West and Taunton resident has matched five numbers to win £2,000 in the latest Somerset West Lottery prize draw held on Satu...

06 April 2022

Community Council news

Local Pantry celebrates its first anniversary

Volunteers at Rowbarton Local Pantry, based at Rowbarton Methodist Church in Taunton, celebrated their first year of operation last Wednesday, 23 M...

How to access support if you’re sponsoring a Ukrainian refugee

A new webpage has been set up to provide information and support for Somerset households who have volunteered to sponsor Ukrainian refugees.

29 March 2022

Council news Community

SWT backs the Great British Spring Clean 2022

Somerset West and Taunton Council is proud to once again support the Great British Spring Clean, to help keep local communities clean, green and li...

Council partnership aims to crackdown on litter

A new Council partnership that aims to crack down on littering in Somerset West and Taunton will commence from 1 April 2022.

Joint project creating lasting woodland legacy

Somerset West and Taunton Council and Exmoor National Park Authority are partnering to create a new joint Woodland Creation Officer post to support...

Grassland Management Strategy supporting our ecology

Somerset West and Taunton Council has a new Grassland Management Strategy to ensure that mowing routines support the climate and our ecology.

Upskilling and careers offered through SWT partners

Are you looking for work or to develop your skills for a new role? If so, don’t miss out on the upcoming careers and jobs fairs taking across the d...

08 March 2022

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