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Ground-breaking South Somerset District Council energy project will be ready for launch in March

South Somerset District Council, in partnership with Somerset-based Opium Power Limited, is creating a new 25MW Energy Storage facility near Taunton to provide essential power management assistance to the National Grid.

Come and Savour the Flavour of quality produce in Wincanton

Savour the Flavour is a one day event on 30th March 2019, organised by South Somerset District Council, to showcase and celebrate the highest quality produce, producers and food retailers from South Somerset and the surrounding areas.

Draft Traffic Regulation Order for Middle Street in Yeovil submitted to Somerset County Council

South Somerset District Council has submitted its application to Somerset County Council for a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) which will seek to pedestrianise the top end of Middle Street in Yeovil town centre

Friends of Ham Hill celebrate grant from the Prime Foundation

The Friends of Ham Hill have been given a financial boost, with a portion of funding from the Prime Foundation which will aid in the creation of projects and groups that will improve the health and wellbeing of the community.

Important notice for Housing Benefit recipients regarding early payments

A number of customers will have received payments earlier than scheduled.

Development partners and architects are appointed to build a brand-new leisure and community facility in Chard's town centre

New leisure and community facilities at the heart of the Chard Regeneration project are now a step closer after the appointment of a development partner and architect for the project.

Welcomed budget boost for Somerset to help regeneration in South Somerset and support business growth

South Somerset District Council has welcomed the news that Somerset is to be included in the latest phase of the Business Rate Retention pilot scheme, which should mean an extra £6.8m for Somerset as a whole.

Draft Wincanton Town Centre Strategy set for public consultation in January

A public consultation on the draft version of the Wincanton Town Centre Strategy will commence in January, after the draft strategy was agreed at Area East Committee in December.

Consultation commences on draft Economic Development Strategy

South Somerset District Council's approved draft Economic Development Strategy (EDS) goes out for public consultation today, with responses set to help develop and inform a final strategy before it goes to Full Council.

Sports Ground team earn highly commended award from the Institute of Groundsmanship

A team of groundsmen from South Somerset District Council's Environmental Services team have received recognition from the Institute of Groundsmanship for the work they do at Yeovil Recreation Centre.