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Garden Town Engagement

The Council’s draft Vision for Taunton Garden Town has been produced following extensive engagement and discussion with the public and key stakeholders.

Contractor appointed for Junction 25 upgrade

A multi-million pound scheme to upgrade the busy M5 Junction 25 roundabout at Taunton is scheduled to begin next month following the appointment of the principal contractor. Somerset County Council has developed a scheme to increase the capacity...

ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP TROPHY TOUR, DRIVEN BY NISSAN, TO UNDERTAKE 100-DAY TOUR OF ENGLAND AND WALES

The 100-day schedule for the domestic leg of the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour, driven by Nissan, has been announced today ahead of its start date on 19 February – when it will commence its journey across the length and breadth of England and Wales, covering thousands of miles and making stops in more than 20 towns and cities.

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

DUNCAN SYKES, 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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