Tag Archives: transport

Firepool Lock

Thought I would have a look at what is going on at the Firepool Lock development area. The Viridor Office is the first new building you notice as you walk along the riverside East of Taunton centre. There seem to be a lot of locals who have criticised the building as being “ugly”, but there […]

Doomed

Looks like these businesses in Chip Lane are destined for the bulldozer. It is not a long time now till work starts on the new Northern Inner Distribution Road (NIDR) in Taunton and these businesses are right in the path of the proposed road so will have to go. Making Life Easier is moving neared […]

Crossing

This bridge appears to have limited time left to stand as there are plans to replace it soon. It provides a pedestrian link between Leslie Avenue and Chip lane in Taunton, and crosses the main London to Penzance rail line. It looks like the new design will have ramps for cyclists and wheelchairs which should […]