Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council, Cllr Mark Brunt, confirms he will retire from the Council in May 2023

Published on Wednesday, 8th February 2023 in Councillors and committees news

Cllr Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council since May 2018, has confirmed he will retire from the Council in May 2023.

More thrills and skills for Preston Park skatepark

Published on Thursday, 2nd February 2023 in Parks and countryside news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is investing in a bigger and better purpose-built skatepark in Preston Park, Tadworth, funded by our Preston regeneration programme.

The Rise in Redhill is getting ready for opening

Published on Wednesday, 1st February 2023 in Planning news

Surrey’s new entertainment venue is one step closer to opening, as Reigate & Banstead Borough Council secures more names for its flagship development in Redhill town centre and tenant fit outs begin

Investment in Lady Neville and Priory Park play areas promotes inclusive play and sustainability

Published on Monday, 30th January 2023 in Parks and countryside news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is undertaking improvement works in two of its popular playgrounds as part of its ongoing investment in the borough’s play facilities.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council to match fund donations into local charitable fund

Published on Thursday, 26th January 2023 in Voluntary and community sector support news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is making a time limited offer to match fund every £1 of private donations into the Community Fund for Reigate & Banstead.

Find out more about new Local Plan timetable – public meeting on 1 February

Published on Friday, 20th January 2023 in Planning policy news

Come along to the Old Council Chamber, at 7pm on 1 February, for a presentation and Q&A session about the Council’s timetable to prepare, consult on and adopt a new Local Plan for 2027 onwards.

Latest developer contributions of £2.99m fund strategic and community improvement projects

Published on Tuesday, 17th January 2023 in Planning policy news

Many different projects benefitted from funding contributions last year, from a new Ambulance centre to new footpaths, defibrillators, refurbished community buildings and a tractor!

You need photo ID to vote at elections in May

Published on Monday, 16th January 2023 in Voting and elections news

For the first time, you will need to show photographic ID to vote at a polling station in this year’s local elections.

Council successfully prosecutes takeaway to protect public health – £20k fine and a full award of costs

Published on Wednesday, 7th December 2022 in Environmental health news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council was awarded full costs of over £6,300 at Guildford Magistrates Court, and the business owning the Lee Garden Takeaway in Horley received substantial fines.

Register your aspiring young performers for Star for a Night’s variety show of talent!

Published on Monday, 5th December 2022 in Youth activities news

Does your child - or a young person you know - want to develop their skills and experience in the performing arts?

Changes to Christmas bin collections and to community centre and town hall opening hours

Published on Tuesday, 29th November 2022 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has confirmed that household bins will not be collected on Boxing Day, Monday 26 December. 

Residents move into Council’s new £7m social housing scheme in Redhill

Published on Monday, 28th November 2022 in Housing news

Residents have begun moving into their new homes at Wheatley Court on Cromwell Road, Redhill - Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s new £7m landmark social housing development.

Reigate & Banstead Sports Awards 2023 – nominate your amazing sporting heroes now!

Published on Friday, 25th November 2022 in Leisure centres and sports clubs news

It’s time for residents to nominate and celebrate inspirational individuals, teams, volunteers, clubs and coaches from across the borough.

Public consultation to help shape 2023-24 budget

Published on Monday, 21st November 2022 in Your Council news

An eight-week consultation starts today (21 November) on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s draft 2023-24 budget proposals.

Draft budget for 2023-24 published – tackling financial challenges, delivering services and identifying future opportunities

Published on Friday, 11th November 2022 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead has now published the Council’s draft budget proposals for 2023-24, for discussion at the Executive Meeting on Thursday 17 November.

Help shape the plan to look after Earlswood and Redhill Commons

Published on Thursday, 10th November 2022 in Parks and countryside news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is seeking the views of visitors to two of its most popular beauty spots.

Last chance to help reshape constituencies: final consultation on revised proposals open now

Published on Tuesday, 8th November 2022 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

Constituency boundaries are changing, and it’s your final chance to help shape the new map.

Sad passing of Honorary Alderman and former councillor Michael Selby

Published on Monday, 31st October 2022 in Your Council news

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Honorary Alderman and former borough councillor, Michael Selby on Wednesday 26 October 2022.

£11.9m to help Surrey residents cut their energy bills

Published on Thursday, 27th October 2022 in Environmental sustainability and climate change news

Grants of up to £25, 000 are now available for eligible Surrey residents to help make their homes warmer and more energy efficient.

Parks and green spaces win another bumper crop of ‘in bloom’ awards

Published on Thursday, 20th October 2022 in Parks and countryside news

We’re celebrating more great results in this year’s South & South East in Bloom competition.

Mayor honours local volunteers for their dedication to the borough

Volunteer awards 2022

Published on Wednesday, 19th October 2022 in Voluntary and community sector support news

Community heroes were rewarded for their volunteering efforts at Reigate & Banstead Volunteer Awards on Tuesday evening (18 October) with a special ceremony at the Harlequin Theatre in Redhill.

The clock is ticking to Redhill’s most magical pantomime yet!

Published on Friday, 14th October 2022 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Join us at The Harlequin Theatre, Redhill, this Christmas season for a dose of traditional pantomime mayhem, laughter and escapism for the whole family.

Time is running out – residents urged to check their voter registration details

Published on Tuesday, 11th October 2022 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

Residents are being urged not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are correct.

Mayor to make local Proclamation of new Sovereign

Published on Friday, 9th September 2022 in the Mayor news

Following the sad passing of Her Majesty The Queen, the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead, Cllr Frank Kelly, will read the local proclamation for the new King, Charles III on Sunday 11 September at 4pm.

Mayor pays tribute to Her Majesty The Queen

Published on Thursday, 8th September 2022 in Newsroom news

Following the announcement of the sad passing of Her Majesty The Queen, the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead, Cllr Frank Kelly, has paid tribute.

Open Days announced for people to discover their local community centre

Published on Friday, 19th August 2022 in Community centres news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is encouraging people to discover what’s going on inside their local community centre.

Syrian Feast pop-up restaurant returns to Redhill for one evening only

Published on Wednesday, 17th August 2022 in Your Council news

This autumn, the Harlequin Theatre will once again host the hugely successful Syrian Feast pop-up restaurant in Redhill.

Don’t lose your vote – residents urged to check voter registration details

Published on Tuesday, 16th August 2022 in Voting and elections news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council residents are being urged to check their electoral registration details or risk losing their chance to vote on decisions that affect them.

Have your say to help shape the design of new development between Redhill and Horley

Published on Monday, 15th August 2022 in Planning policy news

The Council is asking local people for their views to help develop a new ‘design code’ that will shape new development and create a ‘green corridor’ between Redhill and Horley.

Council thanks residents for their support during COVID-19 pandemic

Published on Monday, 8th August 2022 in Your Council news

Updated 27 September 2022 to include letter from Cllr Brunt to Crispin Blunt MP.