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Deane House Hub Closed

SWT has closed the Deane House Hub in line with Government guidance during the latest national lockdown.

06 January 2021

Council news

Consultation underway for new development in Minehead

SWT is encouraging members of the public to have their say on the first new council housing being built in Minehead for over 30 years.

Somerset West Lottery New Year bolt-on prize

SWT is hoping people will start 2021 by continuing to support local good causes while giving themselves a chance to win in the Somerset West Lotter...

04 January 2021

Council news Community

SWT supporting our communities throughout Covid-19

SWT has been supporting residents and businesses throughout the Covid-19 crisis. Although offices have been closed to protect our community and st...

23 December 2020

Council news

Taunton Mayor spreads Christmas cheer with charitable gifts

The Mayor of Taunton, Cllr Fran Smith, has gifted £1,000 in vouchers to Taunton families identified in need of support in the lead up to Christmas

18 December 2020

Council news

Voting safely at next year’s elections

On Thursday 6 May 2021 residents in Somerset West and Taunton will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at the postponed Police...

16 December 2020

Elections and voting

Trustees vote against disposal of land to cancer charity

Somerset West and Taunton Council sitting as the board of trustees of Galmington Playing Field has voted against disposing of a parcel of land to a...

09 December 2020

Council news

Council leaders seek Government support on phosphate requirements

The leaders of all four districts councils in Somerset have called on the Government for support following recent Natural England advice concerning...

Did you know you can now shop locally online?

In October this year, SWT became the first Council in Somerset to team-up with award-winning digital platform, ‘ShopAppy’, enabling residents to bu...

09 December 2020

Council news Business