The curtain’s up at the Harlequin for a great autumn season!

Published on Monday, 13th September 2021 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

The Harlequin Theatre & Cinema has a brilliant season lined up to keep you entertained as the nights draw in.

Reigate & Banstead pledge support for the Afghan crisis

Published on Thursday, 26th August 2021 in Your Council news

As the situation develops in Afghanistan and many people are having to flee the country and seek refuge, Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has committed to offering its support.

Reigate & Banstead residents urged to check their voter registration details

Published on Wednesday, 11th August 2021 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

Local residents are being urged not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are up to date.

£8.8m funding boost for improvements to facilities and local services

Published on Thursday, 29th July 2021 in Planning news

Investment in health services, school expansion, new footpaths, cycleways and open space enhancements are among the projects funded from over £8.8 million of developer contributions.

Got a brilliant business idea? Make it happen at our Entrepreneur Academy

Published on Friday, 23rd July 2021 in Business news

Have you been sleeping on a business idea, but have not had the funding, support, or know-how to make it a reality?

New community centre offer to better meet local needs

The three community centres at Banstead, Horley and Woodhatch

Published on Friday, 23rd July 2021 in Community centres news

Tackling isolation, intergenerational activities, and activities for children and parents as well as for older people are among the services planned for the Council's new look community centres.

Fly tipping leads to closure of recycling site adjacent to conservation area

Published on Thursday, 22nd July 2021 in Recycling centres news

Due to continuing high levels of fly tipping at Holly Lane, near Banstead Woods, Reigate & Banstead Borough Council will be closing the recycling site permanently from 29 July 2021.

New Syrian recipe book captures best-loved recipes of families resettled in East Surrey

Published on Tuesday, 20th July 2021 in Newsroom news

A new Syrian recipe book, created during lockdown, has been published to capture some of the best-loved dishes of South-East Surrey’s Syrian community.

Huge thank you to everyone who participated in surge testing in the borough

Published on Wednesday, 30th June 2021 in Coronavirus news

Surge testing in the borough of Reigate & Banstead to identify and contain rising cases of Covid-19 is now complete in the general population.

Parliamentary constituencies are set to change – give your views

Published on Tuesday, 22nd June 2021 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) is redrawing the map of Parliamentary constituencies in England and needs your help to make sure they take into consideration local knowledge and views.

Surge testing to be deployed to control spread of Covid-19 variant in two areas within Reigate & Banstead from Friday 18 June

Published on Thursday, 17th June 2021 in Coronavirus news

Area one is focused around Banstead, Walton-on-the-Hill and Tattenham Corner, while area two is Reigate town centre.

Nominate local volunteers for a prestigious Reigate & Banstead Volunteer Award

Published on Tuesday, 1st June 2021 in The Mayor news

An incredible 700 people in the borough of Reigate & Banstead volunteered at some point in the past year to help the local communities respond to the Covid-19 pandemic.

New Mayor and Executive Line-up announced for Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Published on Friday, 28th May 2021 in Your Council news

Last night saw the return of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Annual Council to the Town Hall in Reigate since before the Covid-19 pandemic.

Three local children win Mayor’s Art Competition thanks to their lockdown life creations

Published on Friday, 28th May 2021 in Council and Committees news

Six-year-old Jouri Oubari from Horley has been declared as the overall winner of the Mayor’s Art Competition.

Reigate & Banstead high street trail promises half term family fun!

Published on Monday, 24th May 2021 in Business news

This May half term, join in the fun as families track down the ‘Secret Carnival’ and its canny characters via their smartphones thanks to Reigate & Banstead Borough Council and High Street Safari.

A chance to give your views on the draft Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

Published on Monday, 24th May 2021 in Newsroom news

Improving our environment and reducing our impact on the planet is a critical global goal. It is also an important ambition in the Council’s corporate plan and Environmental Sustainability Strategy.

A guide to polling day - make sure you’re ready to have your say on 6 May

Published on Tuesday, 27th April 2021 in Voting and elections news

With Reigate & Banstead voters due to go to the polls on 6 May, we are urging voters to get ready to vote and answer some common questions about poling day.

Vegan-based food business announced as the winner of this year's Entrepreneur Academy

Published on Thursday, 22nd April 2021 in Business news

Redhill-based My Vegan Dulce de Leche by Vegan Crazy was one of 16 new businesses to compete to win an investment grant provided by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Police and Crime Commissioner election – what you need to know

Published on Thursday, 22nd April 2021 in Voting and elections news

On 6 May, eligible adults in Surrey can vote for who they want to be the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

Surrey councils secure extra £3m to help local householders boost energy efficiency

Published on Tuesday, 20th April 2021 in Environmental health news

Up to £15,000 is available per eligible household to make homes warmer and cheaper to run.

The show will go on: the Harlequin reveals its reopening date…and receives a Culture Recovery Fund award

Published on Tuesday, 13th April 2021 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

The Harlequin Theatre and Cinema in Redhill is sharing two pieces of good news with its customers and the local community.

Mayor pays tribute to HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Published on Friday, 9th April 2021 in Your Council news

Following the announcement of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh today, the Mayor of the Borough of Reigate & Banstead, Cllr Rosemary Absalom paid tribute.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council pleased as GMB suspends strike action

Published on Wednesday, 24th March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is pleased that the trade union GMB has reconsidered its position and agreed to collective talks mediated by ACAS.

Reigate & Banstead children invited to take part in The Mayor’s Art Competition

Published on Wednesday, 24th March 2021 in The Mayor news

Looking for an activity to keep the kids occupied this Easter? The Mayor of the Borough of Reigate & Banstead is on the lookout for talented young artists to enter an exciting art competition.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council reassures residents in wake of GMB announcement of strike dates

Published on Tuesday, 23rd March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is saddened that GMB has announced intended dates of strike action in response to an ongoing pay dispute.

Voters urged to register in time to have their say in May

Published on Monday, 22nd March 2021 in Your Council news

On Thursday 6 May residents will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them on Surrey County Council, as Surrey’s Police Crime and Commissioner and on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Eleven local projects to benefit from Council’s grant fund

Published on Friday, 19th March 2021 in Voluntary and community sector support news

In 2021/22, 11 local projects will share almost £60,000 from Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Medium Grant Fund.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council respond to GMB decision not to engage in collective ACAS talks

Published on Thursday, 18th March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is disappointed that the GMB union is refusing to attend collective bargaining mediated talks through ACAS, lined up for 19 March.

What’s next for £1.5m Merstham Recreation Ground revamp?

Published on Monday, 15th March 2021 in Regeneration in your area news

Following a consultation last autumn to get community feedback on ideas for a £1.5 million refurbishment of Merstham Recreation Ground, we have appointed a design team to develop the plans further.

GP Federation Works with Local Partners to Launch Mobile Vaccination Unit in Surrey

Published on Friday, 5th March 2021 in Merstham news

A new Covid-19 Mobile Vaccination Unit is being hosted in Merstham.