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Grant supports rented housing stock assessment

SWT will use a Government grant to update and improve its data and policies around private rented sector accommodation.

22 January 2020

Housing news

Land at Longrun Meadow, Taunton

Notice is hereby given that Somerset West and Taunton Council intends to dispose of a parcel of land, which is for identification purposes describe...

22 January 2020

Public notices

Have your say on Climate Emergency

SWT wants to hear about climate and sustainability issues that are important to you, as part of the process to develop an engaging and inclusive di...

20 January 2020

Council news

Gaumont building acquired

SWT has purchased Taunton’s iconic Gaumont Theatre building as an investment opportunity.

15 January 2020

Have your say on Climate Strategy

The public are being urged to have their say on the creation of Somerset’s first Climate Emergency Strategy.

14 January 2020

Environment

Managing Flood Risk

Somerset West and Taunton Council is set to consider a long-term solution to flood risks in and around Taunton, bringing protection to residents, b...

14 January 2020

Planning and development

Local Lottery New Year Bonus Draw

Everyone who signs up to buy one or more tickets for the Somerset West Lottery between now and 21 March will be in with the chance to win a Fit Bit...

09 January 2020

Community

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

Local Plan consultation

Work is starting on a new Local Plan covering the Somerset West and Taunton Council area. SWT will be consulting on the Issues and Options document...

07 January 2020

Planning and development