Tag Archives: Local Enterprise Partnership

£2.9m upgrade for busy roundabout

Improvements to increase capacity and ease congestion at the Huntworth Roundabout in Bridgwater are set to go ahead after £1.9 million of funding was approved. Somerset County Council has been working to secure funding as part of the Heart of the South West Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growth Deal, with support from Sedgemoor District Council. A […]

Council welcomes major investment in Somerset

Somerset County Council has welcomed today’s news of the Government’s Local Growth Fund which will provide up to £36 million to fund projects across Somerset. The cash will be used to improve infrastructure such as roads and roundabouts and prevent future flooding, as well as being invested in training and used to boost the county’s […]

Contractor announced for centre of excellence for Somerset business

The approved contractor for a £1.16 million project to boost Somerset’s economy and help new businesses to thrive in rural areas has been announced by Somerset County Council. South West Highways Ltd has been awarded the contract to build Highbridge Enterprise Centre, a centre of excellence for new business start-ups in the County. Work on […]