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:

Syrian Feast pop-up restaurant in Redhill for one evening only

Published on Thursday, 23rd September 2021 in Your Council news

This autumn, the Harlequin Theatre & Cinema will once again host a Syrian Feast pop-up restaurant in Redhill.

A triumphant return for the Reigate & Banstead Volunteer Awards

Published on Wednesday, 22nd September 2021 in Mayor's volunteer awards news

The annual Reigate & Banstead Volunteer Awards made a triumphant return on Tuesday evening (21 September) with a special ceremony at the Harlequin theatre in Redhill.

Building a more sustainable future - Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) adopted

Published on Friday, 17th September 2021 in Newsroom news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Executive agreed to formally adopt the Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD).

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.