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Future funding protects the past

Somerset County Council has renewed its commitment to the county’s heritage – agreeing to maintain its funding at current levels for the next five years. Despite the huge pressures on its budget, the Council will grant the South West Heritage Trust over £1.6m per year over the next five years – £8.1m in total. The […]

Celebrating South West Heritage Trust successes

Four months after the launch of one of the largest heritage trusts in the country, Somerset County Council and the South West Heritage Trust are celebrating some major achievements. Heritage services previously provided by Somerset and Devon County Councils are now delivered by the Trust. It is one of the largest organisations of it’s kind […]