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Money

Extra £7.1m to boost Council services

An extra £7.1 million will be invested to improve services across Somerset, it was revealed today. Somerset County Council already announced plans to spend £46.5m as part of the 2014/15 Capital Investment Programme back in February. This additional money includes £4.5m to repair roads damaged by the severe weather this winter, £1.6m to update and […]

West Somerset Railway could be sold after decision by Somerset County Council

The freehold of West Somerset Railway could be sold after a decision by Somerset County Council earlier today. A decision was taken by Cllr David Huxtable, Somerset County Council Cabinet Member for Resources, to dispose of the freehold – subject to necessary consents and approval by the Secretary of State. The move is in line […]

Cabinet Member visits flood-hit farmer

Prominent Somerset Farmer and landowner, Mary Roberts has backed a Somerset County Council-led campaign to secure significant flood prevention investment in the County. The backing came as Mary Roberts, from Myrtle Farm, Moorlynch welcomed County Council Cabinet Member for Resources, David Huxtable to her 480 acre farm on the Somerset Levels that has been devastated […]