THE public is being invited to have their say on plans to develop a solar-powered boat for community trips on the River Tone and the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal.

The Somerset Waterway Development Trust, which is behind the project, is holding informal drop-in sessions on Friday, March 6 from 2pm-6pm in the Pavilion in Victoria Park and on Saturday, March 7 from 10am to 4pm in Taunton’s Old Market Centre.