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Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and advice


Restoring your railway

The Leader of SWT says the hard work and commitment shown by staff and councillors to re-open Wellington station won’t go to waste.

27 May 2020

Council news

Think twice before visiting us

SWT is asking visitors to the area over the Bank Holiday and half term to be considerate to local communities.

22 May 2020

Council news

Businesses urged to be Legionella aware

SWT is urging owners of public buildings and volunteer-run premises to service their water and air conditioning systems before re-opening to staff...

13 May 2020

Council news

Commemorate VE Day with us

SWT plans to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) despite Coronavirus restrictions, and wants as many people as possible to...

29 April 2020

Council news Community

Message of support for twin towns

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Fran Smith, has sent messages of support during the Coronavirus pandemic to the residents of twin towns in France and Ge...

27 April 2020

Council news

Lifeline for commercial vessels

SWT is throwing a lifeline to commercial fishing vessels and businesses moored in Minehead.

22 April 2020

Council news Business

Claim your business grant

SWT has paid out over £23m in grants to support local businesses while the UK is in Coronavirus lock down and is now reaching out to those who may...

21 April 2020

Council news Business

Vivary Park avenue intact

Somerset West and Taunton Council has moved to dispel fears that the iconic avenue of trees in Vivary Park has been felled.

21 April 2020

Council news

Virtual committee meetings

SWT will be holding virtual committee meetings from Monday 27 April 2020, until further notice.

21 April 2020

Council news