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SWT Members attend Seaward Way turf-cutting ceremony

Work to build the first council homes in West Somerset for over 30 years is due to start at Seaward Way, Minehead.

17 March 2022

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SWT secures funding to deliver social housing upgrades

Somerset West and Taunton Council has secured a share of Government funding to improve the energy efficiency of its social housing, lowering bills...

17 February 2022

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SWT partnership encouraging apprenticeships

Somerset West and Taunton Council and construction contractor ENGIE are working with local schools to promote careers in construction through the S...

Council-funded loans help homeowners towards net zero

With the current climate emergency, homeowners may be wondering what they can do to support a reduction in carbon emissions. The rising costs of en...

12 January 2022

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SWT partnership keeping construction sites safe

Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT) and construction contractor ENGIE are delivering Health and Safety talks at local primary schools to discus...

Local Authority scheme improves energy efficiency of park homes

District councils in Mendip, South Somerset, Sedgemoor and Somerset West and Taunton have been working with the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE)...

Emergency measures announced for rough sleepers ahead of cold snap

In response to weather warnings forecasting high winds and sub-zero temperatures over the forthcoming weekend, Somerset West and Taunton Council (S...

25 November 2021

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Green Homes Grant Scheme

Residents across Sedgemoor and Somerset West and Taunton council areas can benefit from free energy efficiency improvements worth up to £10,000

SWT commits to ending rough sleeping by 2027

At a Full Council meeting on Tuesday, 5 October, Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) agreed to adopt an accommodation strategy and delivery plan to bot...

12 October 2021

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