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New Community Employment Hubs aimed at helping people find work, improve key skills and confidence are about to be launched in two West Somerset venues.
Taunton Deane Borough Council and West Somerset Council are preparing to take partnership working a stage further through working with Mendip District Council to create a new Shared Legal Services partnership, streamlining and improving the service offered to customers and the local community.
The March 31 deadline for reimbursement claims for the Repair and Renew Grant offered by Government to householders affected by flooding is being extended until the summer.
A new and inspiring publication featuring 30 rural tourism experiences has been produced to attract new visitors to the area in 2015.
West Somerset Council is offering groups or organisations the chance to help regenerate an area of the ancient port of Watchet.
To ensure our local communities are in a good position to benefit from Hinkley Point C job opportunities Sedgemoor District and West Somerset Council's Employment and Skills staff are working together to host an employment workshop.
West Somerset Council will be holding a meeting for local communities to provide reassurance and information on flooding as winter progresses.
Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) will ensure the minimum disturbance in waste services for Dunster and its neighbouring communities during the roadworks.
West Somerset Council is facing a reduction in its Government funding of £323,779 – or 14.1% – in the coming year following the Government’s announcements on the level of support for 2015-16.
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.