Funding won to support West Somerset communities into employment

Conservative-led West Somerset Council has received support and a grant through Our Place programme run by Locality, the Local Government Association, Community Development Foundation and other partners, which is funded by central government

Big funding boost for Somerset Pupils

Conservative-led Somerset County Council is to receive £4.7m boost in funding from the government for schools, an increase of up to £73 per pupil.

Gardening competition - a new way to tackle deprivation!

The first ever gardening competition to be held in Halcon, Taunton, has been declared a great success by rural affairs and garden journalist and broadcaster Rebecca Pow who was one of the judges and who presented the prizes at an awards event yesterday.

Good grub gets thumbs up!

Somerset's in Care Council, aka SiCC, cooking with Conservative County Councillor Linda Vijeh

Children Looked After Achievement Awards

Somerset County Councillor Linda Vijeh, Cabinet support member for Children & Families, joined host BBC Somerset presenter Emma Britton, at the Children Looked After Achievement Awards at Canalside Bridgwater.