News

24 FOR ’24: NEW TREES PLANTED IN ORCHARD GROVE

24 FOR ’24: NEW TREES PLANTED IN ORCHARD GROVE

Work has started to create a tree-lined main street through Orchard Grove. This year, in a fitting celebration of it being 2024, there will be 24 trees planted along the Spine Road. The Spine Road is the main arterial route that runs from the top of the community - at...

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN FEBRUARY 2024?

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN FEBRUARY 2024?

This month, more work is taking place to construct a network of footpaths around the residential areas. Surfacing work will be carried out through February along the estate road footpaths, helping residents to get around the new community with ease. Footpaths along...

PUPILS TAKE A TOUR OF ORCHARD GROVE PRIMARY

PUPILS TAKE A TOUR OF ORCHARD GROVE PRIMARY

Pupils of Orchard Grove primary school have taken a tour of their new school while it is being built, ahead of moving into the brand-new building in September. The children are temporarily based at IKB Primary School in Wellington, but once the new school is complete,...

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN FEBRUARY 2024?

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN JANUARY 2024?

This month work resumes to put the finishing touches to the new Pocket Park. Planting was completed just ahead of Christmas, and now railings are being installed where there are steps, fences are being put in around the park, the path is being realigned where needed,...

HOUSEBUILDER DONATES TO TAUNTON-BASED CHARITY

HOUSEBUILDER DONATES TO TAUNTON-BASED CHARITY

Vistry Group, which builds Bovis and Linden properties, has donated much-needed items this Christmas to Taunton-based homeless charity, Arc. The housebuilder, which is building new homes at Orchard Grove, arranged a collection point and donated a selection of everyday...

ORCHARD GROVE: NEW VIDEO SHOWS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

ORCHARD GROVE: NEW VIDEO SHOWS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

A new video has been developed to provide a unique insight into Comeytrowe's growing new garden community. With drone footage captured from day one, aerial images show the sheer scale of this impressive project and the immense progress that has been made since work...

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN FEBRUARY 2024?

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN DECEMBER 2023?

A new parcel has been released, paving the way for more residents to join Orchard Grove as the development grows. This is a welcome piece of progress as we reach the end of another year on site. This month marks the start of the team installing new footpaths for...

WHAT’S ON THIS CHRISTMAS

WHAT’S ON THIS CHRISTMAS

There is much merriment to be had locally this Christmas, with a host of exciting events taking place across Taunton and the surrounding area. Take a look at some of the seasonal highlights happening right on the doorstep of Orchard Grove this year. Rumwell Farm Shop...

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN FEBRUARY 2024?

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON SITE IN NOVEMBER 2023?

An exciting step closer, the Pocket Park is nearing completion now, with the play equipment installed and checked. The final elements of landscaping work are taking place and the plan is to open the park next month. One side of the Pocket Park will feature a 400...

DR BIKE DAY HELD AT ORCHARD GROVE

DR BIKE DAY HELD AT ORCHARD GROVE

As part of an initiative to promote sustainable travel, residents at Orchard Grove in Comeytrowe were offered free bike servicing at a Dr Bike Day event, hosted by Somerset Council’s Travel Plan team. The Travel Plan has been created by Somerset Council, thanks to...