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PROGRESS FOR FIREPOOL AS PLANNING CONSENT IS GRANTED

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Taunton Junction M5 Motorway

Green light for £18m upgrade of M5 Junction 25

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£7.2m secured for Staplegrove

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PROGRESS FOR FIREPOOL AS PLANNING CONSENT IS GRANTED

Taunton’s Town Centre regeneration took a step forward yesterday, when revised outline plans for the £105m scheme to transform the Firepool was approved by Taunton Deane Borough Council’s Planning Committee.

Green light for £18m upgrade of M5 Junction 25

Multi-million pound plans to upgrade Junction 25 of the M5 have moved a step closer following today’s decision to grant planning permission.

£7.2m secured for Staplegrove

Government funding to help unlock a new Garden Community development and deliver vital infrastructure has been successful.

"Taunton's high quality and collaborative business community is a key differentiator enabling us to service clients from Somerset and beyond."

DUNCAN SKYES, LAW PARTNER, FOOT ANSTEY

"Taunton is a great place to live and work! Business travel is easy and town centre shopping is a good mixture of high street and independent retailers"

CLAIRE STONEMAN, LAW PARTNER, FOOT ANSTEY

"Wellington, Taunton and the surrounding areas present a wealth of riches: the national road network, train links, proximity to air travel at Exeter and Bristol, and superfast broadband make it easily accessible."

CHRIS WINTER, SUMMERFIELD DEVELOPMENTS

“Taunton had to be right for me on both levels: it has to be right on business and lifestyle, and it does it on both.”

SASSI HOLFORD, WEDDING DRESS DESIGNER

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