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Councils offer boost to food and drinks sector

Local food and drink businesses are set to benefit from industry-expert advice, tailored training and financial assistance from Somerset West and T...

13 October 2022

Council news Business

Green Flags raised in award-winning council parks

Accreditation flags have been raised at seven of Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s parks and open spaces in recognition for being ranked as...

Council led jobs fair comes to Wellington

Following the recent success of Taunton’s Jobs Fair, Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s Community Employment Hubs service has partnered with...

Preparing a Place Plan for Wellington

Somerset West and Taunton Council is preparing a Place Plan for Wellington to inform future decisions about the development, regeneration and conse...

Parishes offered free trees for National Tree Week

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council is offering free trees to local councils, unparished areas and community groups to boost planting for Natio...

07 October 2022

Council news Environment

Taunton to have its own Town Council

Taunton – Somerset’s county town – will be represented by a new Town Council for the first time in 50 years.

05 October 2022

Council news

Somerset Councils welcome new Chief Executive Officer

Duncan Sharkey, the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Somerset County Council, arrived for his first day in the office today (3 October 2022).

03 October 2022

Council news

Somerset Councils seek your views on trees

A consultation has been launched to help influence what Somerset’s future landscapes will look like.

SWT pantry team shortlisted in local radio awards

Somerset West and Taunton (SWT) Council’s team of community volunteers at Rowbarton Local Pantry (RLP) has been shortlisted in BBC Radio Somerset’s...

29 September 2022

Council news Community