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Recycle More - New blue recycling bags will be delivered from the 17 October.


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

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...