News and Press Releases
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The majority of West Somerset Council’s customers are satisfied with their local authority, believe it provides value for money and treats them with respect.
Dog owners in West Somerset are being reminded they can get their pets microchipped at a special free session being run in partnership by West Somerset Council and the Dogs Trust.
Residents and visitors in Watchet can now feel even safer thanks to a new CCTV system that has been installed in the town.
West Somerset Council is delighted to be working with the Dogs Trust on a dog microchipping campaign and is urging dog owners to take advantage of the offer.
Brompton Ralph Cricket Club is celebrating after the completion of a new extension to complement the existing cricket pavilion.
Four past members of West Somerset Council, with a combined total of 92 years’ service, are being honoured as Honorary Aldermen.
Extra funding to support communities in West Somerset to find work, training and development opportunities has been secured.
West Somerset Council will no longer be determining the planning application for 71 dwellings at Hopcott Road, Minehead as the applicant, Williams Partnership of Minehead, has lodged an appeal.
Minehead’s flagship park, Blenheim Gardens, has been given a root and branch spruce-up in time for the busy summer season.
Minehead’s Old Harbour Festival looks set to be a nautical – and nice – treat as final arrangements are put in place.