Hang up #GreatBritishBunting for VE Day

Published on Friday, 1st May 2020 in Newsroom news

Next Friday marks 75 years since the end of the Second World War. In honour of those who fought for us, we're encouraging residents to decorate their homes with bunting.

Democracy goes virtual as first online Planning Committee is held

Published on Friday, 24th April 2020 in Planning news

Our Council meetings are now being run virtually so that the democratic process can continue despite coronavirus social distancing measures.

Council pays out over £16m in business grants

Published on Monday, 20th April 2020 in Business news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has already paid out 69% of its business grants to 1,205 out of 1,750 eligible businesses in the borough – over £16 million.

Tribute to former Nork Councillor Brian Stead

Published on Friday, 17th April 2020 in Councillors and committees news

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of former Councillor, Brian Stead on Sunday 5 April, a short time before his 87th birthday.

Harlequin community support centre features on Channel 5 News

Published on Wednesday, 15th April 2020 in Coronavirus news

The transformation of our closed Harlequin Theatre into community support centre to assist vulnerable residents during the coronavirus crisis featured on last night’s Channel 5 News.

Harlequin Theatre becomes community support centre to help vulnerable residents

Published on Monday, 30th March 2020 in Your Council news

The Council has put the closed Harlequin Theatre at the heart of its coronavirus response to support residents in need.

Bin collections during the coronavirus outbreak

Published on Thursday, 26th March 2020 in Coronavirus news

Reigate and Banstead Borough Council is working hard to provide vital public services, such as rubbish collections, during the coronavirus outbreak. 

Coronavirus: update from the Leader

Published on Thursday, 19th March 2020 in Your Council news

A message from Council Leader, Cllr Mark Brunt, on the Council’s response to Coronavirus - 19 March 2020.

£14,000 awarded to Reigate and Banstead projects in Fund’s first six months

Published on Friday, 21st February 2020 in Voluntary and community sector support news

In its first six months of giving the Community Fund for Reigate and Banstead has awarded £14,000 in grants to seven local organisations.

Team R&B needs YOU!

Published on Monday, 17th February 2020 in Leisure news

Join Team Reigate & Banstead for a chance to compete in the Specsavers Surrey Youth Games 2020!

Mayor’s Volunteer Awards 2020 – nominations now open

Published on Monday, 3rd February 2020 in Mayor's volunteer awards news

Do you know someone who selflessly spends their time helping others? Volunteer them for an award today!

Council adopts new five year plan: Reigate & Banstead 2025

Published on Tuesday, 21st January 2020 in Your Council news

An ambitious new plan has been adopted by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council, confirming its priorities for the period 2020-2025.

Reigate & Banstead Awards open for business

Published on Tuesday, 21st January 2020 in Newsroom news

The Reigate & Banstead Business Awards are back – and bigger and better than ever!

Flooding update - Friday 20 December

Published on Friday, 20th December 2019 in Flooding news

The Council is working with the Environment Agency, emergency services and partner organisations to assist those most affected by localised flooding as a result of continued heavy rain.

Flooding update

Published on Thursday, 19th December 2019 in Emergency planning news

Following flooding in Horley as a result of heavy rainfall, Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is working with the Environment Agency, as the lead agency, and its partners to assist those affected.

Sad passing of Honorary Alderman John Meech

Published on Monday, 16th December 2019 in Councillors and committees news

It is with great sadness that we announce that Honorary Alderman John Meech passed away on 14 November.

‘X’ marks the spot! Make sure you know how to cast your vote on 12 December

Published on Monday, 9th December 2019 in Voting and elections news

Are you ready to take part in the general election on Thursday 12 December? 

Redhill’s landmark cinema development gets underway

Published on Friday, 6th December 2019 in Your Council news

Work on the Council’s flagship cinema development at Marketfield Way in Redhill is set to get underway before Christmas.

Time is running out to register to vote in the general election

Published on Monday, 11th November 2019 in Voting, elections and local democracy news

With a general election scheduled for Thursday 12 December, we are urge any residents who are not already registered to vote, to make sure they do so in plenty of time. 

The Harlequin’s Waller Studio makes a triumphant return following revamp

Published on Monday, 28th October 2019 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

The Harlequin’s cinema has been completely revamped and has opened its doors to the public once again, in time for half term.

Reigate & Banstead’s Local Plan adopted

Published on Friday, 27th September 2019 in Planning news

The Council has formally adopted its Development Management Plan (DMP) after a Government Planning Inspector found it sound and legally compliant.

How would you like to see your local area improved?

Published on Monday, 16th September 2019 in Your Council news

Residents, businesses and local community groups are being asked to share their views on how money raised from new developments could be spent to improve their local area.

Redhill cinema to reopen for October half term following revamp

Published on Friday, 13th September 2019 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

Looking for ways to entertain the kids this half term? The Harlequin’s cinema – newly named Waller Studio – is set to reopen on Friday 25 October with a launch week of films, snacks and discounts!

Town Hall celebrates Heritage Open Day’s 25th anniversary

Published on Friday, 13th September 2019 in Your Council news

The Town Hall in Reigate is throwing open its doors to the public on Saturday 21 September for Heritage Open Day.

Final call for views on Council’s new five year plan

Published on Tuesday, 10th September 2019 in Your Council news

Residents, visitors and local businesses are being encouraged to have their say on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s new five year plan - Reigate & Banstead 2025 – before the consultation closes.

Two Reigate & Banstead parks are recognised as some of the UK’s very best green spaces

Published on Wednesday, 28th August 2019 in Parks and countryside news

A record number of parks and green spaces collected a Green Flag Award

Mayor honours local volunteers for their dedication to the borough

Published on Monday, 22nd July 2019 in Mayor's volunteer awards news

Forty-two volunteers, aged between 15 and 79, have been recognised by the Mayor for their valuable commitment to the community at the Mayor’s annual Volunteer Awards on Friday 19 July 2019.

Reigate & Banstead 2025: It’s your Council, have your say

Published on Monday, 22nd July 2019 in Your Council news

An eight week public consultation starts today on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s new draft five year plan: Reigate & Banstead 2025.

Priory Park’s new-look playground reopens after revamp

Published on Friday, 19th July 2019 in Leisure news

Priory Park’s exciting nautical-themed playground has reopened this afternoon (Friday 19 July) in time for the start of the summer holidays.

Public spaces protected from illegal encampments

Published on Monday, 15th July 2019 in Community safety news

The High Court has granted Reigate & Banstead Borough Council a protective injunction to prevent illegal encampments on land it owns.