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Night time economy exists thanks to Licensing

How has South Somerset District Council's Licensing team influenced your life? Read this news story to find out more!

District Council grant enables children and community to beat to a different drum

King Arthurs Community School in Wincanton will purchase a set of Taiko drums after receiving the grant.

Alternative arrangements for contacting the Planning service put in place

New arrangements are in place to contact the Planning service as they experience a backlog.

Public consultation event announced for Chard regeneration scheme

South Somerset District Council announces consultation event on Chard regeneration.

Marcus Trescothick reopens Westlands Cricket and Bowls Pavilion

Somerset County and former England cricketer Marcus Trescothick officially reopened the new cricket and bowls facilities at Westlands.

The people who protect your plate in South Somerset

South Somerset District Council pairs with the Food Standards Agency this National Food Safety Week.

National Volunteers’ Week: What volunteers bring to South Somerset District Council

South Somerset District Council to showcase its volunteers throughout National Volunteers' Week.

SSDC's response to exploring Unitary authority for Somerset

Here is a statement on behalf of South Somerset District Council from the Council's Leader Ric Pallister regarding the announcement from Somerset County Council (on 2 May) about exploring the option of a unitary local government

The need for change in Somerset Local Government

Joint Statement of the Leaders of Mendip District Council, Sedgemoor District Council, South Somerset District Council, Taunton Deane Borough Council and West Somerset District Council

Discover local hidden gems by stepping out for a Walk About with the Ramblers

People across Somerset are being invited to step out with the Ramblers for their Walk About festival this summer, to discover the best of the local area and uncover the hidden gems on their doorstep.