Missed Waste Collection

There have been limited or missed collections in some places today, Friday, 20th September, which was due to vehicle problems and HGV driver shortages.

National Empty Homes Week September 23rd to 29th

No one wants to see an empty property that could be used to give someone a home.  Whilst Sedgemoor has a very low percentage of empty homes – just 309 from the 55,496 properties in Sedgemoor, Council staff are working hard to get properties back into use and are highlighting their work during Empty Homes Week September 23rd to 29th. 

Sports and Play Areas – Have Your Say

Sedgemoor District Council wants to make sure that local communities have access to facilities, services and spaces such as playing pitches, play areas, etc

Keeping the District Blooming Lovely. Free Bulbs Available.

Sedgemoor District Council are offering Parish and Town Councils and other community groups free bulbs to plant themselves, in order to make Sedgemoor even more beautiful.

Have you Returned your Electoral Registration Form?

During August and September, residents across Sedgemoor would have received their annual canvass form asking them to check whether the information that appears on the electoral register is correct.  

Animal Rescue from Mud

At 4.46pm yesterday, 17th September, a Special Rescue Team from Bridgwater Fire Station, were sent to Station Road, Dunball, to reports of an incident.

Car Fire on M5 Near Bridgwater

At 7.45pm this evening the fire service were called to reports of a fire at Junction 23 and 24, Southbound on the M5.

Drug Related Activity Leads to Second Closure Order in Bridgwater Street

A closure order has been granted for a property in Bridgwater following residents’ concerns over the supply and use of illegal drugs.

Bridgwater Lorry Drivers’ Epic Cycle Challenge

Colin Pitham and Colin Cooper, both lorry drivers at Bridgwater’s Nagel-Langdons swapped their LGVs for two wheels, in an epic challenge to cycle from Land’s End to Bridgwater. The novice cyclists are joined on their challenge by Colin Pitham’s son James and the threesome are attempting to cycle 200 miles after they set off on Sunday 8th September.

Somerset Has Been Recognized as One of the Best Fishing Holiday...

Somerset has been recognized as one of the best fishing holiday destinations in the UK