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Reigate & Banstead only district council shortlisted for Local Authority of the Year award

Published on Friday, 15th April 2016 in Organisation and services news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is the only district council to be shortlisted as a finalist in the prestigious Local Authority of the Year category in this year’s MJ Achievement Awards.

Free Festival of Sport, Sunday 1 May

Published on Friday, 22nd April 2016 in Leisure news

Reigate & Banstead's Festival of Sport, held in Reigate’s Priory Park and taking place on Sunday 1 May, promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

Our community centres are offering more to older residents

Published on Tuesday, 12th April 2016 in Organisation and services news

We are teaming up with Staywell to improve and increase the activities and services available to our older residents through our community centres.

Confirmation of candidates for Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner Elections

Published on Friday, 8th April 2016 in Voting and elections news

A total of seven candidates have declared themselves to run in the Police and Crime Commissioner Election for the Surrey Police area, which is taking place on Thursday 5 May.

Try out a new sport and compete for the borough in this year’s P&G Surrey Youth Games

Published on Friday, 8th April 2016 in What's on in the borough news

The P&G Surrey Youth Games programme from Active Surrey offers children aged 7-16 free coaching in 14 different sports at local venues.

Honeycrock Farm latest developments

Published on Thursday, 24th March 2016 in Planning news

Update on Honeycrock Farm in response to media reports that Mr Fidler is demolishing his unauthorised dwelling.

Nominations open for the Mayor’s Volunteer Awards 2016

Published on Wednesday, 23rd March 2016 in What's on in the borough news

Nominations are open to find local individuals, groups and businesses who give their time to help others in the borough.

Tickets now available for Star for a Night

Published on Tuesday, 22nd March 2016 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Tickets are on sale now for Star for a Night, the annual talent showcase for young people, which is run by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council and takes place at the Harlequin Theatre on 7 and 8 April.

Time is running out to register to vote

Published on Monday, 21st March 2016 in Voting and elections news

Time is running out to make sure you are registered to vote for Surrey’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) and for your local councillors on Thursday 5 May.

Latest Borough News - out now

Published on Friday, 18th March 2016 in Your Council news

The spring edition of Borough News, our magazine for residents, is out now. Read our latest news, features and find out about events and activities going on near you.

Boating to resume at Earlswood Lakes at Easter

Published on Friday, 11th March 2016 in Parks and countryside news

After an absence of many years, boating at Earlswood Lakes is set to resume at Easter weekend.

New online council tax, business rates and benefit checker launched  

Published on Thursday, 10th March 2016 in Benefits news

This is a new online service giving you instant access to a range of useful information about your council tax or business rates account and housing benefit and council tax reduction claims online.

Designs for new Redhill cinema scheme to go on show

Published on Tuesday, 1st March 2016 in Redhill news

Designs for a new multiplex cinema, restaurants and shops in Redhill town centre go on display next week (9-12 March ). Come along to see and comment on the plans.

Banstead woman handed three month prison sentence for £23,000 benefit fraud

Published on Monday, 29th February 2016 in Benefit, reduction and discount fraud news

A Banstead woman has been handed a three month prison sentence, suspended for 12 months, after she was convicted of committing benefit fraud totalling over £23,000.

Need a push up the property ladder?

Published on Tuesday, 16th February 2016 in Housing news

Then come along to the Help to Buy first time buyers show on Saturday 12 March 2016, 10.30am - 3.30pm at The Pavilion Suite, Lingfield Park.

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.

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.

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.