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E-scooter users in the Taunton trial have made enough journeys to travel once around the world and if these rides were replacing car journeys it wo...

18 January 2021

Council news Environment

Leisure operator offers top home fitness tips to tackle lockdown inact

Local leisure operator Everyone Active has released its top home exercises to combat inactivity in Taunton and Wellington following the announcemen...

SWT to simplify grant claims process

SWT is finalising a scheme to simplify the claims process for business grants being administered on behalf of the Government.

08 January 2021

Council news Business

SWT secures provisional Future High Streets funding

SWT is working with the Government to finalise ambitious proposals to transform our high streets into vibrant hubs for future generations.

Deane House Hub Closed

SWT has closed the Deane House Hub in line with Government guidance during the latest national lockdown.

06 January 2021

Council news

Consultation underway for new development in Minehead

SWT is encouraging members of the public to have their say on the first new council housing being built in Minehead for over 30 years.

Somerset West Lottery New Year bolt-on prize

SWT is hoping people will start 2021 by continuing to support local good causes while giving themselves a chance to win in the Somerset West Lotter...

04 January 2021

Council news Community

SWT supporting our communities throughout Covid-19

SWT has been supporting residents and businesses throughout the Covid-19 crisis. Although offices have been closed to protect our community and st...

23 December 2020

Council news

Taunton Mayor spreads Christmas cheer with charitable gifts

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Fran Smith, has gifted £1,000 in vouchers to Taunton families identified in need of support in the lead up to Christmas

18 December 2020

Council news