Tag Archives: Langport

£50,000 boost for rural ‘work hubs’

More than £50,000 has been handed out to fund two “work hubs” designed to stimulate business growth in rural Somerset. The Somerset Work Hubs Scheme is led by Somerset County Council and funded through the Heart of the South West Rural Growth Network Pilot (HotSW RGN). It aims to set up small-scale flexible business workspace […]

Lifeline transport service no longer needed

A lifeline service which has linked Muchelney to the ‘mainland’ during the recent floods crisis will run for the final time today (thurs). Somerset County Council has helped stranded villagers travel between Muchelney and Langport since 10 January when it funded a flat-bottomed boat for humanitarian use. When the flooding receded but the water was […]