Tag Archives: Sedgemoor District Council

£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 […]

Spooktacular Lantern Trail proves a hit

Hundreds of fearless families braved the Spooktacular Hallowe’en Walk in Bridgwater on Thursday 30 October, with the route illuminated by homemade lanterns clutched in their shaking hands! Children in spooky costumes added to the sinister atmosphere, while storytellers along the trail told the chilling tail of a ghostly apparition that appeared on the canal path […]

Fly tipping

Fly-tipping ‘duty of care’ case costs woman £188

A £40 deal to get rid of rubbish cost a Somerset woman £188 in a case highlighting the duty of care every individual and business has over their waste even after it has left their premises. At Somerset magistrates this week, Nicola Watson, aged 34, was fined £73 wth a £20 victim surcharge and £95 […]