New Mayor and Deputy Mayor elected at annual council meeting

Published on Friday, 27th May 2022 in The Mayor news

A new Mayor and Deputy Mayor for the borough of Reigate & Banstead were elected at last night’s (26 May) annual council meeting at Reigate Town Hall.

A guide to polling day - make sure you’re ready to have your say on 5 May

Published on Monday, 25th April 2022 in Voting and elections news

With only a few days left until Reigate & Banstead voters go to the polls on 5 May, we are urging voters to make sure they are ready to vote in the local elections.

Plans for £1.5m Merstham Recreation Ground refurbishment submitted

Published on Tuesday, 5th April 2022 in Regeneration in your area news

A £1.5 million refurbishment of Merstham Recreation Ground is a step closer with the submission of a planning application by the Council for improvements to the park.

Inner Art and Nature Reclaimed announced as winners of 2021 Entrepreneur Academy

Published on Monday, 4th April 2022 in Business in the borough news

Inner Art and Nature Reclaimed have been selected from eight new businesses to win an investment grant provided by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council as part of its Entrepreneur Academy.

Voters urged to register to have their say in May

Published on Wednesday, 30th March 2022 in Your Council news

With the deadline to register to vote fast approaching, people who are not registered at their current address are being urged to make sure they are registered in time.

Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council, welcomes Ukrainians arriving in the Borough

Published on Friday, 25th March 2022 in Community safety news

Ukrainians arriving in the Borough.

A successful return for the Reigate & Banstead Business Awards

Published on Thursday, 24th March 2022 in Business in the borough news

The winners of the 2022 Reigate & Banstead Business Awards were announced on Tuesday night (22 March) in a prestigious ceremony at Reigate Manor.

​​​​​​​£120,000 secured to help shape the design of new development between Redhill and Horley

Published on Tuesday, 15th March 2022 in Planning policy news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is one of 25 areas that will benefit from a share of £3 million funding as part of a Government pilot to support the development of local design codes.

Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council, Cllr Mark Brunt, shares support for Ukraine

Published on Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 in Your Council news

“Our hearts and minds are with the brave people of Ukraine in this terrible situation as they fight to preserve their independence and right to determine their future.

Parliamentary constituency boundary changes - second consultation now open

Published on Tuesday, 1st March 2022 in Voting and elections news

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) has launched its second public consultation on its initially proposed map of constituencies, which is open until Monday 4 April 2022.

A record number of sporting superstars celebrated in Reigate & Banstead!

Published on Tuesday, 22nd February 2022 in Leisure news

Last night (21 February), local sporting heroes were celebrated at the annual Reigate & Banstead Sports Awards at the Harlequin Theatre & Cinema, Redhill.

Views sought on improvements to Horley High Street and subway to better meet local needs

Published on Monday, 21st February 2022 in Regeneration in your area news

Residents and business in Horley are being asked for their views on ideas for public space improvements to the High Street and subway.

Cinema and leisure operator confirmed for Council’s landmark development in Redhill

New cinema

Published on Thursday, 17th February 2022 in Planning news

The Light will open a new cinema, bowling and entertainment venue for Easter 2023 as the main tenant within the Council’s new landmark development in Redhill town centre, now called The Rise.

Managing current and future financial challenges - Council sets balanced budget for 2022/23

Published on Friday, 11th February 2022 in Finance news

At its Full Council meeting last night (10 February 2022) Reigate & Banstead Borough Council approved next financial year’s budget.

Communities benefit from improvement projects and latest £2m developer contributions

Published on Monday, 24th January 2022 in Newsroom news

From community buildings and highway projects to playground equipment and improved footpaths, a wide range of local projects benefitted from developer contributions funding last year (2020-21).

Reigate & Banstead Sports Awards 2022 – Amazing volunteers? Proud of your team? A club or person that changed lives?

Published on Wednesday, 5th January 2022 in Leisure news

From the Olympics, Paralympics and Euro Football Championship to Wimbledon, last year we enjoyed many great sporting achievements.

Now open! Get your skates on and try out the new Pump Track in South Park.

Published on Wednesday, 22nd December 2021 in Parks and countryside news

Designed to build momentum and speed, a Pump Track is an exhilarating course of twists, turns, and bumps to challenge bike riders and skateboarders alike.

Borough’s volunteer litter pickers in running for #LitterHeroes prize at national Keep Britain Tidy awards

Published on Tuesday, 14th December 2021 in Street cleaning news

A volunteer litter-picking group in the borough of Reigate & Banstead has been shortlisted for the #LitterHeroes prize at the Keep Britain Tidy national awards taking place in February 2022.

Council Leader urges residents to follow new Covid-19 rules amid high infection rates

Published on Friday, 10th December 2021 in Coronavirus news

The Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is urging residents to follow updated Government guidance when in public spaces, with Covid cases in the borough currently among the highest in the UK.

Study shows commuting is yet to return to pre-Covid levels amid popularity surge for hybrid working

Published on Monday, 6th December 2021 in Business news

There have been significant changes and sustained trends in the way people work, and continue to work, in the South East since the start of the pandemic, according to a council-commissioned study.

No change to household bin collections over the Christmas holidays

Published on Monday, 29th November 2021 in Recycling and refuse news

The Council has confirmed that household collections will continue as usual over the festive bank holidays on Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th December and Monday 3rd January.

Public consultation to help shape next year’s Council budget

Published on Monday, 22nd November 2021 in Finance news

An eight-week consultation starts today (22 November) on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s draft 2022/23 budget proposals.

Draft Service & Financial Planning report published ahead of November Executive Meeting

Published on Thursday, 11th November 2021 in Council policy news

Reigate & Banstead has published its draft revenue budget proposals for 2022/23 and updated medium-term budget forecasts in preparation for discussion at its Executive Meeting on Thursday 18 November.

Appeal for homes for Afghan refugees

Published on Thursday, 28th October 2021 in Housing news

We are appealing to private landlords with vacant, or soon-to-be vacant, two, three or four-bedroom homes for rent in the borough, to help us find much-needed homes for Afghan refugee families.

Glorious green spaces win again in prestigious national and regional awards

Published on Monday, 25th October 2021 in Parks and countryside news

More success, and best year yet, as our parks and green spaces improved on previous results in the South & South East in Bloom competition and again achieve Green Flag status.

Annual canvass 2021 – Time is running out

Published on Monday, 25th October 2021 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

Reigate & Banstead residents urged to check their voter registration details

A magical Pantomime season awaits all the family at Redhill’s Harlequin theatre!

Published on Tuesday, 12th October 2021 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Don’t miss out on a chance to experience some family pantomime magic at Redhill’s Harlequin theatre this winter, with Aladdin!

Council’s Flagship Redhill development reaches its highest point

Published on Friday, 8th October 2021 in Newsroom news

Today an important milestone was celebrated at the Council’s new flagship development on Marketfield Way, Redhill, which will include a multi-screen cinema, shops, restaurants and homes.

The Reigate & Banstead Business Awards 2022 are open for entries

Published on Monday, 4th October 2021 in Business news

After a year on hiatus, The Reigate & Banstead Business Awards are back!

Comment from Cllr Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council on the current fuel situation

Published on Wednesday, 29th September 2021 in Your Council news

In response to the current fuel situation, Cllr. Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council said: