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Minehead seafront ready for the summer season

SWT’s open spaces and maintenance teams have been busy making Minehead seafront welcoming for residents and visitors as part of its commitment to c...

15 June 2020

Council news

Discretionary Grant scheme extended

SWT has extended its discretionary business grants scheme to include a wider range of businesses and organisations.

15 June 2020

Council news Business

Work resumes on social housing project

Work has resumed on a scheme to develop new social housing in Taunton.

12 June 2020

Council news Housing news

Black Lives Matter joint statement from group leaders

As the political group leaders at Somerset West and Taunton Council we stand with the peaceful demonstrators lobbying for justice and peace for bla...

11 June 2020

Council news

Reopening our High Streets Safely

SWT is working with shop-keepers, traders and business groups to prepare for the re-opening of High Streets and retail centres, following the Gover...

10 June 2020

Council news

Council seeks clarification on reserved matters application

SWT is seeking a way forward with developers over an application for approval of reserved matters relating to the planned urban extension at Comeyt...

Electric Vehicle Survey launched

Whilst Covid-19 remains uppermost in all our minds, business is continuing at councils across Somerset including an exciting project, linked to Som...

08 June 2020

Council news

SWT working for our communities

SWT has been supporting residents and businesses throughout the Covid-19 crisis.

08 June 2020

Council news

Land at Riverside Bridgwater Road Hankridge Taunton

Notice of intended disposal of open space land at Riverside Bridgwater Road, Hankridge, Taunton.

04 June 2020

Public notices