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Stronger Somerset proposal approved at SWT Full Council

Somerset West and Taunton Council has given its overwhelming support to the Stronger Somerset Business Case which proposes two new unitary Councils...

11 September 2020

Council news

Stronger Somerset is the best choice to build the future we deserve

A fresh start for Somerset moved a step closer today as every Somerset district council overwhelmingly backed a bold new plan - Stronger Somerset -...

11 September 2020

Council news

SWT aims to create Community Chest Fund

SWT is aiming to create a new fund to help communities recover from the effects of COVID-19.

02 September 2020

Council news Community

Somerset West Lottery autumn prize draw

Following on from the success of previous national initiatives, the Somerset West Lottery is taking part in the autumn 2020 bolt-on prize draw.

01 September 2020

Community Council news

Stronger Somerset: Our ambitious plan to deliver a stronger future

Somerset has been offered a once in a generation chance to improve the lives of everyone in the county.

26 August 2020

Council news

Parking charges set to resume

Charging will be reintroduced in Somerset West and Taunton owned car parks from Monday 31 August.

21 August 2020

Council news Parking

Marking VJ Day together

Taunton’s 40 Commando Royal Marines and the Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Fran Smith, are hosting a Covid-secure service to commemorate the 75th anniversa...

12 August 2020

Council news Community

Taunton’s economy set for a boost

Two projects that will boost the economy of Taunton are in line to get almost £6m of Government funding.

SWT opens more levels at Paul Street car park

SWT will reopen levels 2 and 2A of the Paul Street Car Park in Taunton from 8am on Monday 3 August.

31 July 2020

Council news Business