Taunton based optician changed a local man’s life. A sight threatening condition with ‘horrendous headaches’ becomes a thing of the past. Read the full story on THIS page.
SWT has paid out over £23m in grants to support local businesses while the UK is in Coronavirus lock down and is now reaching out to those who may be eligible for help but haven’t claimed.
SWT council meetings will become virtual from Monday 27 April 2020 until further notice. Details of how to submit questions and links to view meetings on THIS page.
Tone News has been contacted by local musician, Robert Nash who plays in a band called ‘Best Kept Secret’ to share details of the video they have made whilst in isolation. Watch the video NOW!
The UK’s largest retailer has announced its plan to provide a £30million package of support to local communities with a £500 grant available for local groups in Taunton. Read more
Domestic abuse support services in Somerset remain available for men and women to access during the coronavirus pandemic. If you or someone you know is suffering, please read the information on THIS page. Help is available.
The teachers and staff at Bishop Henderson School have made this wonderful video for the children who they are missing desperately! Watch the video in full on THIS page!
Spid the Spider is the creation of Taunton based author, John Eaton. The brand new series of children’s books was inspired by John’s visit to Dubais to see he is granddaughter. Read more . . .
The Live in Somerset 2020 concerts at Vivary Park have been cancelled due to ongoing Coronavirus restrictions. SWT will be offering refunds for all Live in Somerset tickets purchased at the Taunton Visitor Centre as soon as possible.
Tone News has been contacted by the landlord of the Shepherds Rest in Galmington, John Mills to let us know about a scheme they have joined to help them through the pandemic. Read the full story on THIS page!