Join the drive and register to vote today - #NVRD

Published on Monday, 1st February 2016 in Voting and elections news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is encouraging anyone not yet registered to vote, to take advantage of National Voter Registration Drive (#NVRD) this week and go online now to register.

Open auditions for young people: 6 and 7 February

Published on Tuesday, 2nd February 2016 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Young singers, dancers and actors are wanted for this year’s Star for a Night show. Open auditions are on 6 and 7 February at the Harlequin Theatre, Redhill.

Observations of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee on draft budget proposals 2016/17

Published on Tuesday, 12th January 2016 in Committee and council meetings news

Statement given at the Executive on 7 January, in response to the Overview and Scrutiny Committee’s Budget report.

All welcome to attend borough’s Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

Published on Monday, 11th January 2016 in What's on in the borough news

A special ceremony to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust will take place on Tuesday 26 January at 7pm in Reigate School, Pendleton Road, Reigate.

Reigate & Banstead welcomes its first Mini Mayor for the day

Published on Tuesday, 5th January 2016 in Mayor news

Reigate schoolgirl, Josie Davie, got to be Mini Mayor for the day and help turn on the town’s Christmas lights after winning the Mayor’s Christmas card competition.

Council tax refund scam warning

Published on Thursday, 31st December 2015 in Council tax charges news

We have been alerted to a council tax refund scam currently operating in our area in which the scammers send residents a text message, telling them that they are entitled to a council tax refund.

Horley business park proposal discussed at Full Council

Published on Monday, 21st December 2015 in Your Council news

At the Full Council meeting on Thursday 17 December the proposed Horley business park proposal was discussed and there were a number of public questions about the proposal. Find out more.

Reigate & Banstead says 'no' to tenancy fraud!

Published on Monday, 23rd November 2015 in Affordable housing in the borough news

We are cracking down on social housing tenancy fraudsters who prevent families in real housing need from moving into permanent homes and cost the taxpayer thousands of pounds each year.

Have you signed up for Borough e-news?

Published on Friday, 6th November 2015 in Your Council news

The latest issue of our free e-newsletter is out now. Have you subscribed?

Mayor and Team GB athlete Conrad Williams open new leisure and community centre

Published on Wednesday, 4th November 2015 in Leisure centres and sports clubs news

Team GB athlete Conrad Williams joined the Mayor to officially open the new Tadworth Leisure & Community Centre at community day event.

Honeycrock Farm: contempt of court hearing

Published on Friday, 23rd October 2015 in Planning news

The latest statement from the Council regarding the contempt of court hearing relating to Honeycrock Farm.

Council to enter into joint venture to develop plans for a business park south of Horley

Published on Monday, 19th October 2015 in Shared services and partnership working news

Proposals to form a joint venture to bring forward plans to develop a business park on the outskirts of Horley were agreed by the Council’s Executive at their meeting on Thursday 15 October 2015.

Local history comes alive at free, fascinating event

Published on Monday, 12th October 2015 in First world war cenetenary news

Do you have an old wartime heirloom you’d like to know more about or would you like help to get started with researching your family history? Then come along to the Harlequin on 17 October from 2-4pm.

New Tadworth Leisure & Community Centre opens

Published on Saturday, 3rd October 2015 in Leisure centres and sports clubs news

The £11 million new Tadworth Leisure & Community Centre opens its doors for the first time at 6.45am on Monday 5 October, providing fantastic, modern facilities for the local community.

Syria: statement by the Leader of the Council

Published on Friday, 2nd October 2015 in Council policy news

The Council Leader, Councillor V.W. Broad, in response to a Council Question on 1 October made the following statement.

Living and Ageing Well Week

Published on Tuesday, 29th September 2015 in Health and wellbeing news

Reigate & Banstead's Living and Ageing Well Week – a packed programme of over 50 activities across the borough – has returned for its third year, running from 28 September to 2 October.

Honour for Redhill Victoria Cross hero

Published on Monday, 21st September 2015 in First world war cenetenary news

A special commemorative paving stone to honour Redhill-born First World War hero Second Lieutenant Rupert Price Hallowes VC is to be unveiled in Memorial Park on Friday 25 September.

‘South and South East in Bloom’ awards for parks and green spaces

Published on Monday, 21st September 2015 in Priory Park news

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Banstead, Redhill, Reigate and Horley have been praised in this year’s South and South East in Bloom awards.

Cllr Broad delivers speech about help for Syrian refugees

Published on Friday, 11th September 2015 in Housing news

Cllr Victor Broad spoke at the recent Executive Committee meeting about the Council's recent pledge to help Syrian refugees.

Reigate Town Hall throws open its doors for Heritage Open Day

Published on Tuesday, 8th September 2015 in Your Council news

Visitors will get the chance to have a behind-the-scenes view of Reigate Town Hall this Saturday (12 September) as part of this year's Heritage Open Days.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council offers to take in Syrian refugees

Published on Monday, 7th September 2015 in Your Council news

In response to the Syrian refugee crisis Council Leader, Cllr Victor Broad has written to the Prime Minister offering assistance in finding homes for a number of Syrian refugees.

Tell us your views on Council Tax reduction scheme

Published on Friday, 28th August 2015 in Current consultations news

We are consulting on our proposed Council Tax reduction scheme for 2016/17 and are asking claimants and other residents’ for their views on the scheme. Have your say.

Residents urged to check important voter registration information

Published on Monday, 17th August 2015 in Voting and elections news

Households in Reigate and Banstead are being urged to check important voter registration information sent to them by the Council as part of its annual voter registration canvass.

Children help with pool filling at new Tadworth Leisure and Community Centre

Published on Wednesday, 15th July 2015 in Leisure news

Children from Epsom Downs Primary School kick-started the filling of the swimming pool at the Tadworth Leisure and Community Centre, as the £10.5 million project nears completion.

Reigate & Banstead excels again at this year’s Surrey Youth Games

Published on Thursday, 9th July 2015 in Youth news

Young athletes from across the borough showed their sporting prowess in the annual Surrey Youth Games (Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 June), winning a tally of four gold, four silver and a bronze medal.

Get walking, with the latest Borough e-news

Published on Thursday, 9th July 2015 in Organisation and services news

Summer is the perfect time of year to discover the delights of our countryside. The latest edition of Borough e-news features all you need to know to get walking, with our guided walks programme.

Free parking in Reigate on Saturday 4 July 2015

Published on Wednesday, 1st July 2015 in What's on in the borough news

Council car parks will be free in the Reigate area for the Community festival on Saturday 4 July. However the Town Hall car park will be closed to the public until 11am. Find out more.

Tenants for new shops in Merstham regeneration scheme confirmed

Published on Tuesday, 26th May 2015 in Regeneration in your area news

Tenants for the new food outlets to be built on the Triangle site in Portland Drive as part of the multimillion pound Merstham regeneration scheme have been confirmed by the Council.

New Five Year Plan launched

Published on Tuesday, 19th May 2015 in Plans and policies news

We have launched our Five Year Plan 2015-2020, outlining the work we will be doing in the next few years to deliver services and how we will prioritise resources.

Your vote matters - make sure you have your say on Election Day

Published on Thursday, 7th May 2015 in Voting and elections news

Voters are being urged to make sure they know how to have their say in the Parliamentary and local elections on Thursday 7 May.