Latest figures show over 770 three day emergency food boxes were provided to local people by Taunton Foodbank in six months during April – September 2016, compared to 705 during the same period in 2015. […]
15-year-old twin brothers Declan and Jack Moss have been taking over as Head and Deputy Head at The Taunton Academy. It was part of the Children’s Commissioner’s Take Over Challenge, where pupils take on a […]
A fire appliance from Taunton was mobilised following a report of an elderly person stuck in a lift on Upper High Street, Taunton at 09:31 this morning (Tuesday). The fire crew released the person unharmed.
Norton Manor Camp is one of a number of South West military sites to be closed, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has announced. Norton Manor Camp, which is home of 40 Commando Royal Marines, is believed to be […]
Taunton Town are in the hat for the FA Cup second round after drawing with Barrow 2-2 this afternoon. The Peacocks took to the Viridor Stadium pitch to play the National League high flyers Barrow AFC to a […]
A new stationery store, Smiggle, has opened in Taunton today. The Australian-based stationery brand, described as ‘the ultimate creators of colourful, fun, fashion-forward stationery’ said: “We think we’ve created a place that’s well worth a peek. It’s […]
The swimming pools at Blackbrook Pavilion are closed until Saturday after very low levels of a bacteria that can cause diarrhoea and vomiting were found. Tone Leisure has today explained why the pools are closed after previously informing […]
A public exhibition to see the final proposed designs for the redevelopment of Quantock House in Taunton is taking place this week. The proposals would see the disused 1960s six-floor office block on the corner of Paul Street […]