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To help people stay safe during this festive season West Somerset Council will be supporting the Food Standards Agency (FSA) on National Defrost Your Turkey Day on Monday 22 December 2014.
Local people in Somerset will be better able to manage flood risk after the Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss announced £1.9 million funding for the Somerset Rivers Authority today that will enable it to start work next year.
West Somerset Council regrets that it is considering calling a halt to its bid for funding to address the sea cliff erosion at Blue Anchor.
Free parking will be on offer on selected days in West Somerset Council car parks in December – and beyond.
West Somerset Council’s Council tax Rebate (CTR) scheme will remain unchanged in the coming year to ensure those most in need get some financial help towards their Council Tax bills.
The true beauty of Blenheim Gardens, the jewel in Minehead’s crown, is being revealed as the makeover started earlier this year gathers momentum.
Could you help people in your community find a job? If the answer’s yes you could be the just the volunteers we need to help staff two Employment Hubs being developed in Watchet and Williton.
Somerset County Council is looking for a person to join the Joint Independent Remuneration Panel that advises the County Council and West Somerset, Taunton Deane and Mendip Councils on the payment of allowances to their councillors.
A preview of the new Visit Exmoor website, a look at tourism from across the Channel and the latest tips and tricks from the digital world all helped make the Exmoor tourism conference an overwhelming success.
Councillors in West Somerset have asked for a rethink on an £800 bid to help the innovative Porlock Bay Shellfish Project link up to the worldwide web.