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Small Business LDO Consultation

SWT is consulting on a draft Local Development Order (LDO) designed to support small businesses in rural areas.

07 January 2020

Planning and development

Park and Ride Perks

SWT is introducing a saver scheme to encourage more people to use the Park and Ride service.

27 November 2019


Charge Point Funding Awarded

Somerset West and Taunton Council has awarded grants to help fund the installation of electric vehicle charge points across the district.

13 November 2019

Council news

In Bloom accolade for Taunton

TAUNTON has received recognition for its stunning floral displays winning a Silver Gilt award in the Pennant Town category at this years’ South Wes...

17 October 2019

Sport and leisure

Park and Ride to open on Saturdays

Taunton’s Park and Ride Saturday service is being re-instated from 2 November with buses running every 20 minutes from the sites at Junction 25 and...

16 October 2019

Partnership working

St James Street monitoring report

The first monitoring report on the trial closure of St James Street has shown an increase in footfall at the junction of North Street and St James...

18 September 2019

Planning and development

Coal Orchard work underway

SWT is working with its development partner Midas Construction to ensure the public are safe and well-informed during delivery of the Coal Orchard...

03 September 2019

Planning and development