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.

New Mayor and Executive Line-up announced for Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

Published on Friday, 28th May 2021 in Your Council news

Last night saw the return of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Annual Council to the Town Hall in Reigate since before the Covid-19 pandemic.

Three local children win Mayor’s Art Competition thanks to their lockdown life creations

Published on Friday, 28th May 2021 in Council and Committees news

Six-year-old Jouri Oubari from Horley has been declared as the overall winner of the Mayor’s Art Competition.

Reigate & Banstead high street trail promises half term family fun!

Published on Monday, 24th May 2021 in Business news

This May half term, join in the fun as families track down the ‘Secret Carnival’ and its canny characters via their smartphones thanks to Reigate & Banstead Borough Council and High Street Safari.

A chance to give your views on the draft Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)

Published on Monday, 24th May 2021 in Newsroom news

Improving our environment and reducing our impact on the planet is a critical global goal. It is also an important ambition in the Council’s corporate plan and Environmental Sustainability Strategy.

A guide to polling day - make sure you’re ready to have your say on 6 May

Published on Tuesday, 27th April 2021 in Voting and elections news

With Reigate & Banstead voters due to go to the polls on 6 May, we are urging voters to get ready to vote and answer some common questions about poling day.

Vegan-based food business announced as the winner of this year's Entrepreneur Academy

Published on Thursday, 22nd April 2021 in Business news

Redhill-based My Vegan Dulce de Leche by Vegan Crazy was one of 16 new businesses to compete to win an investment grant provided by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Police and Crime Commissioner election – what you need to know

Published on Thursday, 22nd April 2021 in Voting and elections news

On 6 May, eligible adults in Surrey can vote for who they want to be the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

Surrey councils secure extra £3m to help local householders boost energy efficiency

Published on Tuesday, 20th April 2021 in Environmental health news

Up to £15,000 is available per eligible household to make homes warmer and cheaper to run.

The show will go on: the Harlequin reveals its reopening date…and receives a Culture Recovery Fund award

Published on Tuesday, 13th April 2021 in Harlequin Theatre & Cinema news

The Harlequin Theatre and Cinema in Redhill is sharing two pieces of good news with its customers and the local community.

Mayor pays tribute to HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Published on Friday, 9th April 2021 in Your Council news

Following the announcement of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh today, the Mayor of the Borough of Reigate & Banstead, Cllr Rosemary Absalom paid tribute.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council pleased as GMB suspends strike action

Published on Wednesday, 24th March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is pleased that the trade union GMB has reconsidered its position and agreed to collective talks mediated by ACAS.

Reigate & Banstead children invited to take part in The Mayor’s Art Competition

Published on Wednesday, 24th March 2021 in The Mayor news

Looking for an activity to keep the kids occupied this Easter? The Mayor of the Borough of Reigate & Banstead is on the lookout for talented young artists to enter an exciting art competition.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council reassures residents in wake of GMB announcement of strike dates

Published on Tuesday, 23rd March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is saddened that GMB has announced intended dates of strike action in response to an ongoing pay dispute.

Voters urged to register in time to have their say in May

Published on Monday, 22nd March 2021 in Your Council news

On Thursday 6 May residents will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them on Surrey County Council, as Surrey’s Police Crime and Commissioner and on Reigate & Banstead Borough Council.

Eleven local projects to benefit from Council’s grant fund

Published on Friday, 19th March 2021 in Voluntary and community sector support news

In 2021/22, 11 local projects will share almost £60,000 from Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Medium Grant Fund.

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council respond to GMB decision not to engage in collective ACAS talks

Published on Thursday, 18th March 2021 in Your Council news

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is disappointed that the GMB union is refusing to attend collective bargaining mediated talks through ACAS, lined up for 19 March.

What’s next for £1.5m Merstham Recreation Ground revamp?

Published on Monday, 15th March 2021 in Regeneration in your area news

Following a consultation last autumn to get community feedback on ideas for a £1.5 million refurbishment of Merstham Recreation Ground, we have appointed a design team to develop the plans further.

GP Federation Works with Local Partners to Launch Mobile Vaccination Unit in Surrey

Published on Friday, 5th March 2021 in Merstham news

A new Covid-19 Mobile Vaccination Unit is being hosted in Merstham.

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