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Planning inquiry - Land at Dene Road, Cotford St Luke starts on 6 December at 10am.


Drainage works to begin at Firepool

Drainage work opening up Somerset West and Taunton’s flagship Firepool site for redevelopment is set to begin following the appointment of contract...

Mayor to lead Taunton’s Remembrance events

The Mayor of Taunton, Councillor Sue Lees, will lead a programme of events to mark this year’s annual observation of Remembrance.

02 November 2022

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Taunton Shadow Town Council to meet

THE first meeting of the Taunton Shadow Town Council will take place on Thursday, 3 November. The shadow council has been set up to lead and overse...

Councils pay tribute to Cllr Anthony Trollope-Bellew

Somerset West and Taunton Council has led tributes to Councillor Anthony Trollope-Bellew who died suddenly on Friday 28 October.

31 October 2022

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Future-proofing Firepool

SWT has made significant progress at Firepool this year after its planning committee approved applications for vital infrastructure work along with...

SWT celebrates opening of Coal Orchard

Somerset West and Taunton Council will mark the official opening of its multi-million pound Coal Orchard regeneration with celebrations bringing to...

Cost-of-living support event comes to West Somerset

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s Community Employment Hubs service has once again teamed up with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP...

Record South West in Bloom success for SWT towns

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s principal towns have achieved record success in the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) South West in Blo...

Somerset West Lottery Christmas 2022 bolt-on prize

The Somerset West Lottery is now running the Christmas 2022 bolt-on prize draw.

20 October 2022

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