Coal Orchard car park is closed on Monday 17 June due to the Cricket World Cup match

Executive announced

23 May 2019 : Council news

The first meeting of Somerset West and Taunton Council was held on Wednesday 22 May when Cllr Federica Smith-Roberts, officially took her position as Leader.

The new Executive was also confirmed as: -

Deputy Leader and Portfolio Holder for Communications and Culture – Cllr Benet Allen.

Portfolio Holder for Community – Cllr Christopher Booth.

Portfolio Holder for Housing – Cllr Fran Smith.

Portfolio Holder for Corporate Resources – Cllr Ross Henley.

Portfolio Holder for Planning and Transport – Cllr Mike Rigby.

Portfolio Holder for Environmental Services – Cllr Alan Wedderkopp.

Portfolio Holder for Climate Change – Cllr Peter Pilkington.

Portfolio Holder for Economic Development and Asset Management – Cllr Habib Farbahi.

Portfolio Holder for Sports, Parks and Leisure – Cllr Richard Lees.

The Chair of the Council is Cllr Hazel Prior-Sankey and the Vice-Chair is Cllr Simon Coles.

The Chair of the Scrutiny Committee is Cllr Gwilym Wren.