Redhill’s landmark cinema development gets underway

Published on Friday, 6th December 2019 in Your Council news

Work on the Council’s flagship cinema development at Marketfield Way in Redhill is set to get underway before Christmas.

Time is running out to register to vote in the general election

Published on Monday, 11th November 2019 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

With a general election scheduled for Thursday 12 December, we are urge any residents who are not already registered to vote, to make sure they do so in plenty of time. 

The Harlequin’s Waller Studio makes a triumphant return following revamp

Published on Monday, 28th October 2019 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

The Harlequin’s cinema has been completely revamped and has opened its doors to the public once again, in time for half term.

Reigate & Banstead’s Local Plan adopted

Published on Friday, 27th September 2019 in Planning news

The Council has formally adopted its Development Management Plan (DMP) after a Government Planning Inspector found it sound and legally compliant.

How would you like to see your local area improved?

Published on Monday, 16th September 2019 in Your Council news

Residents, businesses and local community groups are being asked to share their views on how money raised from new developments could be spent to improve their local area.

Redhill cinema to reopen for October half term following revamp

Published on Friday, 13th September 2019 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Looking for ways to entertain the kids this half term? The Harlequin’s cinema – newly named Waller Studio – is set to reopen on Friday 25 October with a launch week of films, snacks and discounts!

Town Hall celebrates Heritage Open Day’s 25th anniversary

Published on Friday, 13th September 2019 in Your Council news

The Town Hall in Reigate is throwing open its doors to the public on Saturday 21 September for Heritage Open Day.

Final call for views on Council’s new five year plan

Published on Tuesday, 10th September 2019 in Your Council news

Residents, visitors and local businesses are being encouraged to have their say on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s new five year plan - Reigate & Banstead 2025 – before the consultation closes.

Two Reigate & Banstead parks are recognised as some of the UK’s very best green spaces

Published on Wednesday, 28th August 2019 in Parks and countryside news

A record number of parks and green spaces collected a Green Flag Award

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.

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.

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.