Category: Town Development

Town Development Forum Support for Fore Street Proposals

Thirty people attended the latest Town Development Forum meeting at Bridgwater Town Hall to hear Sedgemoors Principal Development Officer Sam Harper outline the latest phase in the plans to enhance the Town centre as part of the CIM Bid that included such innovations as the Quayside festival, now in its second year, and the much […]

Town Forum to look at Fore Street Enhancements

Plans are afoot to upgrade Bridgwater’s pedestrianised Fore Street shopping centre with the help of EDF CIM money and Bridgwater Town Council are keen that the traders, residents and members of the public have their say in this project, led by Sedgemoor District Council and so are inviting anyone and everyone to attend the next […]

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 […]