For the Digitally Curious

Investing in Somerset’s Digital Future

Welcome to the world of Digital Somerset.

A place where we strive to develop Somerset’s digitally-minded talent network. We are committed to making Somerset a recognised hub of excellence for digital innovation & collaboration.


A Beginner’s Guide To Digital PR

If you are reading this article, you are probably already skilled in the art of pondering the question “where do I start?” you may have even used this question as a reason to start the VAT return, or clean the house. So, lets tackle that straight away, go put the kettle on, while you make your favourite cuppa, ponder the answers to these three questions:

August 16, 2023

7 tips for in-person networking

As it has been some time since our last in-person event, we thought we’d remind ourselves of effective ways to connect and make the most of our time together!

September 12, 2022

‘Game Changer’ Taunton and what it can do for our community!

Earlier in June, our Directors Lizzie Ginbey and Barry Tottle were delighted to officially open the brand new ‘Gaming Hub’ spot in the Taunton Library.

June 20, 2022

Further £1.8m available for Skills Bootcamps to support people into high quality jobs

The Heart of the South West LEP has secured £1.8 million of funding from the Department for Education’s National Skills Fund to extend its current programme of Skills Bootcamps across the region.

August 6, 2021

Free activities in libraries to reflect on Covid

The Somerset Library Service is inviting people to share their experiences of the last sixteen months, to be recorded for future generations to see.

August 6, 2021

How to secure funding and where to look for it

Access to funding can be hugely beneficial to businesses of all different shapes and sizes, but what exactly is it? How can you secure it and what are the pros and cons of receiving it?

August 6, 2021


Digital Somerset is an exciting movement made up of passionate individuals and businesses striving for Somerset to be the hub for digital innovation and collaboration. 

The overarching goal is to create and sustain a culture which celebrates and encourages change and development, putting Somerset on the map for the digital industry. 

Through a mixture of bi-monthly and satellite events, driven by a network of local business people, we are striving to upskill, inform and inspire professionals around the county. 

Would you like to be a part of this exciting digital movement? 


Expert talks, networking & a Digital Somerset Roadshow coming soon!

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Working with regional clusters, collaborating with regional and local government & representing your community

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