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Future of Flood Protection Forum

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow welcomed a packed room to her latest Environment Forum held at Stoke St Mary Village Hall, near Taunton.

Rebecca Pow MP calls for Taunton to be given Garden Town status

Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow has been involved in high level talks in Westminster to put the case for Taunton being awarded Garden Town status. Going right to the top, this week she discussed the proposal with Housing Minister, Gavin Barwell.

Good Luck wishes for Taunton Town FC

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow joined Sport Minister, Tracey Crouch MP in the Chamber this week to wish Taunton Town Football Club the very best of luck in their upcoming FA Cup First Round game against Barrow on Sunday.

Rebecca Pow MP welcomes record number of people in work

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow has welcomed the news that the number of people in work across the UK remains at a record high, and the rate of women in work is at the highest level since comparable records began, showing the fundamentals of our economy remain strong.

Successful Older Age Fair!

Rebecca Pow MP, held a highly successful Older Persons Fair to coincide with National Older Peoples Day on Saturday 1st October at Taunton’s Brewhouse Theatre.

Taunton Deane MP supports ban on Ivory sales

Rebecca Pow has welcomed the news that the Government is cracking down on the sale of ivory in a bid to aid conservation and halt illegal poaching. The UK is preparing to ban the sale of ivory unless it can be proven that it is over 70 years old.

New partnership opens up wild Taunton for everyone

Viridor has renewed its partnership with the Somerset Wildlife Trust to support their urban wildlife project, The Routes to the River Tone, to bring people closer to wildlife in Taunton.