Trade fears over Taunton road closure

Businesses in Taunton town centre are worried about the effect the closure will have on trade Credit: ITV News West Country

A month-long closure of East Street in Taunton has begun. It's for a £16 million water mains replacement. Some shop owners fear a loss of trade. Wessex Water says the works are vital because some of the mains are very old and have occasionally led to people getting discoloured water.