The next economy in action


A new development on Watchet's quayside for community, culture and enterprise. Currently in construction and due to open doors summer 2021    Read More

In partnership with R&D-led bio-tech company Biohm, we are establishing a brand new bio-manufacturing plant on the old paper mill site.  It will use mycelium (fungus) to break down locally wasted resources and from this process grow new, environmentally positive construction materials. Read more

Understory is a digital mapping tool that allows communities to reveal the hidden connections that bind them together. It has been created in partnership with gaming company Free Ice Cream  Read more

A brand new purpose built Watchet Visitor Centre, and repaired Boat Museum opened in July 2016 and will act as a first-stop for visitors to Watchet.  The project is a shining example of community collaboration in action!

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Onion Collective is proud to be a partner in the Watchet Coastal Community Team programme called Watchet Connects. A project that aims to show how local people can help to solve the difficulties in their hometown by working together.  Read More