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Fox’s Field secured for the community

SWT has acquired the green space adjacent to Tonedale Mill, Wellington, following its designation as an Asset of Community Value.

25 January 2021

Council news Community

Work to begin at Norton Hillfort

Norton Hillfort is one of the hidden archaeological gems of Somerset whose origins can be traced back over 5,000 years. SWT has secured funding fro...

22 January 2021

Council news Community

SWT launches new claims process to help businesses

Somerset West and Taunton council has now implemented a simplified applications process to help businesses access the latest tranche of Government...

22 January 2021

Business Council news

Around the world in less than 80 days

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.