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Local Pantry to launch in Rowbarton

SWT is working in partnership with Somerset County Council, Rowbarton Methodist Church and surplus food charity, FareShare, to pilot a county-wide...

SWT agrees plans to address rough sleeping provision

SWT’s Executive has agreed to support a draft Single Homeless Accommodation Strategy which sets out the Council’s vision and objectives to end roug...

18 March 2021

Council news Housing news

Don’t miss out on free delivery by shopping with ShopAppy

SWT has joined forces with ShopAppy in a joint first to offer free delivery on goods purchased using its e-commerce platform.

Have your say on affordable housing on Exmoor

Residents on Exmoor are being urged to have their say on possible new locations for affordable housing in the National Park.

17 March 2021

Council news Housing news

Williton Police move to West Somerset House

Avon and Somerset Police have moved to a new police station at West Somerset House, Williton, the offices of Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT).

15 March 2021

Council news Community

Register in time to have your say

On Thursday 6 May residents in Somerset West and Taunton will have their say on who represents them at the Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commi...

SWT delivers economic boost for Minehead

Somerset West and Taunton Council has delivered two new commercial units in Minehead.

09 March 2021

Council news Business

Consultation begins on Local Validation Checklist

SWT is reviewing its Local Validation Checklist for planning applications and wants to hear your views.

The Marine Group acquires Watchet Marina

The Marine & Property Group Ltd (The Marine Group) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Watchet Marina. The harbour will be operated by the...

04 March 2021

Council news