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SWT extends e-scooter trial to Minehead

Residents in Minehead will soon be able to choose a green alternative for getting around as Somerset West and Taunton Council (SWT) extends its e-s...

Group exercise set to return to leisure centres

Leisure centres in Taunton and Wellington are set to relaunch group exercise classes in what has been called “a huge boost” for the mental health o...

Multi-agency task force deployed to curtail redundancies

SWT has mobilised a reactive task force to help businesses and employees impacted by successive and protracted lockdown restrictions.

Notice of Vacancy - North Curry and Ruishton ward

A notice of vacancy has been published for the North Curry and Ruishton ward at Somerset West and Taunton Council following the resignation of Coun...

Notice of Vacancy - Old Cleeve and District ward

A notice of vacancy has been published for the Old Cleeve and District ward at Somerset West and Taunton Council following the resignation of Counc...

97 per cent of households respond to Census 2021

The response to Census 2021 has exceeded all expectations, with 97 per cent of households across England and Wales making sure they count when it c...

06 May 2021

Community

SWT encourages responsible dog ownership

SWT maintains 422 dog waste bins across the district which are emptied twice a week, but still receives an average of 41 complaints a year from res...

29 April 2021

Community Environment

SWT begins roll-out of electric vehicle charging points

The Council’s Climate Change team is excited to announce a collaboration with InstaVolt to facilitate electric vehicle charging in its car parks.

28 April 2021

Council news Environment

Retail mentoring programme announced for Minehead

Retail Mentoring consultancy appointed to support local independent retailers in Minehead recover from pandemic.

21 April 2021

Council news Business