Norton Manor Camp to close.
It has been announced the Taunton’s Norton Manor Camp, 40 Commando, will close in 2028.
Norton Manor Camp will be consolidated with Royal Citadel in Plymouth and joined by Chivenor Barracks and will be based in the Plymouth area.
The defence secretary announced a further 56 MOD sites will close in all across the UK.
It’s understood that this is quite possibly the biggest review of the estates the MOD own to date.
Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow tweeted that she’s urging for the smooth transfer of people and families with the transfer of 40 Commando & Closure of Norton Manor Camp.