Category: News

Key Westover Events that say Christmas is Coming

Well, you know it’s going to be Christmas soon when…well, usually when it’s Boxing Day. Seems to go on forever doesn’t it! However, in the real world (that’s Bridgwater) Christmas starts on 27th November with the annual Snowflakes and Shopping event. At exactly the time  when the Mayor turns on the Christmas Lights. This year […]

Bridgwater Flower Show at the Town Hall

Mayor of Bridgwater Cllr Leigh Redman opened this years Bridgwater Flower Show at Bridgwater Town Hall and was joined by Westover Councillor Kathy Pearce. Kathy says “Come along and enjoy the Bridgwater Flower Show, which has been in existence for over 100 years. This year there are around 600 entries which include a range vegetables, […]

TBW Focus group sets the scene for a Town Transport Forum

Bridgwater Town Council’s Forward Plan states that we want to encourage more public involvement and that focus groups and themed forums are the way to do this. So we were overjoyed when SCC communications manager Lisa Rogers approached us for a ‘focus group’ to look at the Bridgwater Way. A group of 12 transport enthusiasts […]

Sedgemoor takes forceful action on Taunton Road noisy neighbours

Anyone passing along Taunton road on Friday evening – maybe taking their time to get through the Broadway EDF roadworks – will have seen a line of Police vehicles and a TV crew on some major operation. In fact it was the final act in Sedgemoors long struggle to deal with the ongoing anti social […]

Bridgwater Forward Plan approved at Town Council Meeting

Bridgwater Town Council voted tonight to adopt the Forward Plan presented by the majority Labour group which reviews the council’s structures, increases opportunities for public engagement and opens the door for wider consultation. The plan ,based on the Labour Party ‘Manifesto for Bridgwater’ which was circulated around the town during the recent election which saw […]