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Council passes motion supporting the CEE Bill

Somerset West and Taunton Council has agreed to support the Climate and Ecological Emergency Bill, following a motion proposed by Councillors Andre...

03 March 2021

Council news Environment

Somerset West Lottery spring prize draw

Everyone who signs up to purchase one or more tickets in the Somerset West Lottery between 1 March and 24 April will be in with the chance to win a...

02 March 2021

Council news Community

Minehead Gift Card gets the go-ahead

Businesses in Minehead are being encouraged to register for the new Minehead Gift Card, which has been given the go-ahead as part of town centre re...

01 March 2021

Council news Business

Temporary repair works to the Crescent Car Park

SWT will be carrying out temporary repair works to the Crescent Car Park in Taunton from Monday, 1 March.

26 February 2021

Council news Parking

Councils publish phosphates calculator

Somerset’s four districts councils and the county council have been working hard to minimise delay and uncertainty around planning applications fol...

Working together to deliver a successful Census 2021

The Office for National Statistics – which runs Census 2021 – is working with Somerset West and Taunton Council to deliver a successful census and...

District Council Leaders encourage residents to have their say

Somerset’s district councils have welcomed the launch of a public consultation on the Stronger Somerset plan to deliver better jobs, affordable hom...

24 February 2021

Council news

Live in Somerset Cancelled for 2021

The organiser of Taunton’s Live in Somerset has announced that it will not be bringing live music to Vivary Park this year, as COVID-19 restriction...

SWT supports Empty Homes Week

National Empty Homes Week this week (15-21 February) is an opportunity for local authorities, housing providers and community organisations to let...

15 February 2021

Council news Housing news