Category volunteering

Trustee vacancies available

The priceless role played by Somerset’s Trustees is being showcased at an event to celebrate National Trustees’ Week. National Trustees’ Week starts on Monday (13 November) and Somerset County Council is working with partners to celebrate the great work Trustees do – and highlight opportunities to get involved. National figures estimate that almost half of […]

Congrats to Chairman Award Winners!

The Chairman of Somerset County Council has recognised the work of dozens of community stalwarts at an annual award ceremony. Somerset County Council Chairman Councillor William Wallace presented awards at Taunton Rugby Club last week (Wednesday 18 October) to over 35 individuals and couples across the County. Three Duke of Edinburgh Awards were also presented […]

Thousands volunteer at Somerset County Council

A record number of volunteers are helping support Somerset residents and communities in a variety of Somerset County Council services. As National Volunteers Week (1-7 June) gets underway, latest figures show over 4,500 volunteers give up some of their spare time to help support over 25 Somerset County Council volunteering roles. From volunteer drivers who […]