Reigate & Banstead Borough Council statement in response to proposed strike action by GMB members

Published on Tuesday, 2nd March 2021 in Your Council news

The Council was yesterday (1 March) informed by GMB Union, which represents some members of the Council’s Neighbourhood Services staff, that its members have voted for strike action by 27 votes to 17.

Inspirational winners and outstanding achievements celebrated in Sports Awards 2021 – from a record 70 entries

Published on Thursday, 25th February 2021 in Leisure news

Overcoming many challenges during the pandemic, local people, teams, clubs and coaches still managed to excel and motivate others to enjoy different sporting activities.

Harlequin Theatre in Redhill to be added to rapid community testing initiative rolling out in Surrey

Published on Wednesday, 24th February 2021 in Newsroom news

From 01 March, people unable to work from home during national restrictions will be able to get tested in Redhill.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council announces new initiative to boost youth employment in East Surrey

Published on Monday, 22nd February 2021 in Newsroom news

The new initiative will launch on 1 March to help target the significant increase in unemployment among 18-24 years across East Surrey since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

Tell us what you would like from your local community centre 

Published on Friday, 12th February 2021 in Your Council news

What could your local community centre offer to meet your needs and others in your community?

YMCA East Surrey led partnership wins Lottery Award to fund Youth Work

Published on Thursday, 11th February 2021 in Voluntary and community sector support news

A National Lottery Community Fund grant set to benefit more than 1,000 local young people.

Covid-19 vaccine scams are targeting residents

Published on Monday, 1st February 2021 in Coronavirus news

Fraudsters are using the Covid-19 vaccine as a way of scamming people out of their money.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council collaborates with borough’s major employers to launch website supporting local jobs and careers

Published on Monday, 1st February 2021 in Newsroom news

Today sees the launch of a new employment website developed by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council in collaboration with the borough’s major employers.

Crematorium planning application submitted to provide a local service

Published on Thursday, 28th January 2021 in Planning news

A planning application for a new crematorium and memorial garden in Woodhatch has been submitted by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council to provide a more local service for bereaved families.

Landlord fined £16,000 for breaching HMO regulations

Published on Tuesday, 19th January 2021 in Enforcing housing standards news

A Horley property company has been fined over £16,000 for failing to comply with Houses of Multiple Occupancy (HMO) legislation aimed at protecting tenants.

Surrey partners working together to deal with dramatic rise in COVID-19

Published on Wednesday, 6th January 2021 in Coronavirus news

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New national lockdown: Statement from the Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Published on Wednesday, 6th January 2021 in Coronavirus news

A statement from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Inspired by a local athlete? Motivated by a coach? Impressed by a volunteer? Proud of your club?

Published on Tuesday, 5th January 2021 in Health and wellbeing news

2020 was a tough year for sport, let’s kick off 2021 with a bang! Nominations are now open for the annual Reigate & Banstead Borough Council Sports Awards 2021

Reigate & Banstead now in Tier 4

Published on Sunday, 20th December 2020 in Coronavirus news

A statement from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Reigate & Banstead to move into Tier 3: Very High Alert

Published on Thursday, 17th December 2020 in Coronavirus news

A statement from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council launches new schemes to support food and fuel poverty

Published on Thursday, 17th December 2020 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council launches two new local Food Clubs – in Horley and Woodhatch – as part of its long-term commitment to supporting vulnerable communities and tackling food poverty.

Changes to Christmas bin collections

Published on Tuesday, 15th December 2020 in Recycling and refuse news

All households should have received their Christmas bin collection calendars. Collection days are changing from 19 December.

Tackling homelessness during the pandemic

Published on Monday, 14th December 2020 in Homelessness news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council continues its proactive approach to tackling homelessness this winter despite the challenges of Covid-19.

Harlequin Dame swaps panto for present packing, in support of the local community

Published on Monday, 7th December 2020 in Voluntary and community sector support news

The Harlequin in Redhill’s resident panto Dame, Simon Bashford, has been spotted at the theatre – but not in his usual outrageous garb, and with fewer antics!

Statement regarding the regional restrictions from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Published on Friday, 27th November 2020 in Your Council news

The Government has confirmed that following the end of the national lockdown on 2 December, Reigate & Banstead and the rest of Surrey will move into Tier 2 of the new system of regional measures.

Reigate & Banstead raises more concerns over loss of affordable housing, essential infrastructure and local democracy in Government’s latest planning reform proposals

Published on Wednesday, 25th November 2020 in Newsroom news

Reigate & Banstead has highlighted a raft of concerns with the latest planning reform proposals in its robust formal response to the Government’s recent Planning for the future public consultation.

Support for local businesses

Published on Thursday, 19th November 2020 in Business news

Reigate & Banstead businesses that have been forced to close due to government restrictions may be eligible for one of two new business grants.

Statement regarding new national restrictions from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Published on Wednesday, 4th November 2020 in Coronavirus news

From Thursday 5 November, Reigate & Banstead, along with the rest of England, will enter a month-long national lockdown.

Reigate & Banstead’s virtual Remembrance Sunday service

Published on Wednesday, 28th October 2020 in The Mayor news

Residents are being encouraged to honour Remembrance Sunday from the safety of their homes this year.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council supports local families in need

Published on Tuesday, 27th October 2020 in Newsroom news

From today, Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is offering free meals to all children and young adults up to 19 years old this half term at The Harlequin Theatre in Redhill.

Providing a local crematorium for bereaved families

Published on Friday, 16th October 2020 in Your Council news

The Council is proposing to build a crematorium and memorial garden in the borough to provide a more local service for bereaved families.

Reigate & Banstead raises concerns about impact on affordable housing in Government’s proposed Planning reform

Published on Thursday, 15th October 2020 in Planning news

Reigate & Banstead has highlighted several concerns with the Government’s proposed Changes to the current planning system via a robust formal response, as part of the recent public consultation.

Leaders of Surrey’s District and Borough Councils Welcome Government Clarity on Local Government Reorganisation

Published on Wednesday, 14th October 2020 in Your Council news

Surrey Leaders welcome the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s (MHCLG’s) recent announcement and clarity on local government reorganisation.

Green Flag success - international mark of quality for two Reigate & Banstead parks

Published on Wednesday, 14th October 2020 in Parks and countryside news

Memorial Park, Redhill and Priory Park, Reigate have been recognised again this year as some of the very best green spaces, by achieving coveted Green Flag status in this global award scheme.

Get winter ready by claiming up to £15,000 to make your home warmer and more energy efficient

Published on Monday, 12th October 2020 in Environmental health news

Householders across Reigate & Banstead are being urged to act quickly to claim a share of up to £15,000 each, which is available to winter-proof homes and slash fuel bills.