Reigate & Banstead 2025: It’s your Council, have your say

Published on Monday, 22nd July 2019 in Your Council news

An eight week public consultation starts today on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s new draft five year plan: Reigate & Banstead 2025.

Mayor honours local volunteers for their dedication to the borough

Published on Monday, 22nd July 2019 in Mayor's volunteer awards news

Forty-two volunteers, aged between 15 and 79, have been recognised by the Mayor for their valuable commitment to the community at the Mayor’s annual Volunteer Awards on Friday 19 July 2019.

Priory Park’s new-look playground reopens after revamp

Published on Friday, 19th July 2019 in Leisure news

Priory Park’s exciting nautical-themed playground has reopened this afternoon (Friday 19 July) in time for the start of the summer holidays.

Public spaces protected from illegal encampments

Published on Monday, 15th July 2019 in Community safety news

The High Court has granted Reigate & Banstead Borough Council a protective injunction to prevent illegal encampments on land it owns.

Council Executive to consider priorities for the next five years

Published on Tuesday, 9th July 2019 in Plans and policies news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s priorities and plan for the next five years will be considered by the Council’s Executive on 18 July 2019 ahead of its release for public consultation.

East Surrey council partnership awarded £55,000 to help rough sleepers off the streets

Published on Thursday, 27th June 2019 in Homelessness news

A partnership of East Surrey councils has successfully bid for government funding of £55,000 to provide specialist support to those who are sleeping rough, or are at risk of it.

New Executive line-up announced

Published on Monday, 10th June 2019 in Councillors and committees news

Cllr Mark Brunt was re-elected as Leader of the Council at the Annual Council meeting on Wednesday 29 May. He will hold the post for four years until May 2023.

Borough's Best Businesses Revealed!

Published on Friday, 7th June 2019 in Business news

The winners of the inaugural Reigate & Banstead Business Awards were announced last night in a prestigious ceremony at Reigate Manor.

New Mayor and Deputy Mayor for Reigate and Banstead

Published on Thursday, 30th May 2019 in Your Council news

Cllr Keith Foreman has taken up his role as the new Mayor for Reigate & Banstead, and has announced that his theme for his term in office is ‘Working together for our great community’.

New bird box trail at Memorial Park - ideal for kids this half term

Published on Friday, 24th May 2019 in Leisure news

Help your kids step away from the screens this half term and head to Memorial Park in Redhill to have a go at spotting the birds nesting in 22 new colourfully decorated bird boxes.

Make sure you know how to have your say on 2 May

Published on Wednesday, 1st May 2019 in Your Council news

Are you ready to take part in the local elections on Thursday 2 May? Polling stations will be open from 7am to 10pm. You can only vote if you have already registered.

Priory Park playground revamp to start in June

Published on Monday, 25th March 2019 in Your Council news

The exciting designs for Priory Park’s playground revamp have been unveiled. The popular play space will undergo a refurbishment project to replace its ageing and damaged equipment, starting in June.

Make sure you’re registered to vote in time for May’s local elections

Published on Monday, 18th March 2019 in Your Council news

On Thursday 2 May Reigate & Banstead residents will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at a local level. This year every Borough Council seat is up for election.

Public consultation on local plan changes kicks off

Published on Monday, 11th March 2019 in Your Council news

A six-week public consultation on proposed changes to the Council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) is underway.

Road named in memory of Redhill soldier, Lance Corporal James Hill

Published on Monday, 11th March 2019 in Your Council news

Guardsman Hill Drive was officially unveiled by the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead on Friday 8 March (2019) in tribute to Redhill soldier James Hill.

Borough’s Best Businesses to be celebrated in New Awards hosted by Nicholas Owen

Published on Monday, 4th March 2019 in Business news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is proud to announce that the brand new Reigate & Banstead Business Awards are now open!

Rogue landlord receives large fine after leaving tenants in neglected bedsits

Published on Monday, 25th February 2019 in Environmental health news

A landlord who neglected a property and left vulnerable tenants in cold, damp and filthy conditions has been convicted at Guildford Magistrates Court and fined almost £12,000*.

On your marks, get set, go! Registration for the Specsavers Surrey Youth Games 2019 is open.

Published on Monday, 18th February 2019 in Leisure news

Could your child represent Team Reigate & Banstead at the Specsavers Surrey Youth Games 2019?

‘Little Free Libraries’ installed in community spaces to inspire a love of reading in everyday lives

Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019 in Parks and countryside news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has installed ‘Little Free Libraries’ into five community green spaces to help make literature available to residents as they go about their everyday lives.

Nominate your volunteers for a Mayor’s Volunteer Award 2019

Published on Thursday, 7th February 2019 in Mayor news

It’s time to nominate your dedicated volunteers for the Mayor’s Volunteer Awards 2019.

Man who fly tipped two tons of rubbish sentenced

Published on Wednesday, 6th February 2019 in Organisation and services news

After dumping two tons of rubbish on the carriage way on Trumpets Hill Road, Reigate last February, Daniel Loveridge of Howsman Road, Barnes has now been sentenced.

Demolition of Redhill flats and shops gets underway to provide discounted homes

Published on Tuesday, 5th February 2019 in Regeneration in your area news

The demolition of outdated shops and flats in Cromwell Road, Redhill (Surrey) is underway to make way for 32 new homes and modern retail premises.

Horley High Street revamp starts next week

Published on Thursday, 24th January 2019 in Regeneration in your area news

A £750,000 refurbishment of Horley High Street’s pedestrian precinct begins on Monday (28 January) 2019.

Council responds to Planning Inspector’s initial findings on its Development Management Plan

Published on Friday, 18th January 2019 in Council policy news

The Planning Inspector has published her post hearing advice on the main modifications needed to the Council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) to make it ‘sound’.

Variety show casting: date announced

Published on Wednesday, 16th January 2019 in Leisure news

The call is out for 11 to 18 year olds with a passion for dance, singing or drama to register for the Star for a Night open casting event on Sunday 27 January at the Harlequin Theatre.

Have your say on Surrey County Council's consultations

Published on Tuesday, 20th November 2018 in Access to council services news

Over the next year the county council needs to save £85m which means they need to make changes to some services.They have launched a series of consultations and want your views by 4 January 2019.

Join us for ‘Battle's Over - A Nation's Tribute’ on 11 November

Published on Thursday, 1st November 2018 in What's on in the borough news

Communities across the borough are invited to join us in remembrance on Sunday 11 November, as we mark 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the First World War.

Council's pledge to reduce single use plastics

Published on Wednesday, 24th October 2018 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has pledged to do all it can to eliminate its use of single use plastics (SUPs) from its buildings, facilities and services and instead use reusable, compostable or recyclable materials.

Priory Park playground set for refurb - what do you want to see?

Published on Tuesday, 9th October 2018 in Priory Park news

Priory Park’s popular playground is set for a revamp next year to replace its ageing equipment.

Local electoral arrangements finalised for Reigate & Banstead Borough Council 

Published on Monday, 1st October 2018 in Your Council news

The independent Local Government Boundary Commission for England has published its final recommendations for new electoral arrangements for Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.