Category: Town Development

Town Development Forum Considers New Northgate Proposals

Bridgwater Town Council’s ‘Town Development Forum’ -a body of delegates from all walks of Bridgwater life, met this week with senior project managers from Sedgemoor District Council to consider the new plans for the controversial Northgate site, once the location of the popular Sedgemoor Splash, then threatened to be the home of a megalossal Tesco […]

Town Development Forum Puts Policing in the Spotlight

Delegates from Bridgwater Community Groups as diverse and yet as unified as the Trades Union Council, Churches Together, The Civic Society, the Senior Citizens Forum joined resident groups, traders and inquisitive  members of the public at the latest Town Development Forum, which had decided this month to focus on Policing in Bridgwater. To emphasize the […]

Town Council Launches Forward Plan for 2017-18

Bridgwater Town Council has presented its ‘Forward Plan’ for 2017-18 with an increased focus on promoting our town. Town Council Leader Brian Smedley (Westover) said “This year we are concentrating on what’s best about Bridgwater, and that’s our location as a jumping off point for  nearby tourist destinations, and we want to retain some of […]

Bridgwater Town Council Starts New Civic Year and looks back on Old

On Friday May 12th 2017  Cllr Graham Granter took over from Cllr Alec Glassford to become the latest Mayor of Bridgwater thus launching the 2017-18 Civic Year for the town. At the first Town Council meeting of the new year, on Thursday 16th June, Town Council Leader Brian Smedley summed up the year gone by […]

2017 Calendar puts Bridgwater on the Map

Talented local artist and web designer Jana Branecka has produced a Bridgwater 2017 calendar.  Jana, from Bridgwater’s twin town in the Czech Republic, Uherske Hradiste, is a web designer and photographer  and is the person responsible for the Westover Web site amongst many others. The calendar is on sale for £7.50 and can be bought […]