Three Reigate & Banstead play areas to get a revamp this autumn

Published on Thursday, 28th September 2023

This October, Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is upgrading three of its children’s play areas at Woodhatch Recreation Ground, Howards Close in Walton-on-the-hill, and Ifold Park in Earlswood.

Investment in three new outdoor fitness areas to help residents stay active for free!

Published on Friday, 16th June 2023

Free to use, new ‘smart’ outdoor fitness areas are coming soon to Woodhatch Recreation Ground, Lady Neville Recreation Ground and Priory Park, Reigate.

More thrills and skills for Preston Park skatepark

Published on Thursday, 2nd February 2023

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

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

Published on Monday, 30th January 2023

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.

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

Published on Thursday, 20th October 2022

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

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

Published on Wednesday, 28th August 2019

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

Priory Park’s new-look playground reopens after revamp

Published on Friday, 19th July 2019

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

Priory Park playground revamp to start in June

Published on Monday, 25th March 2019

The exciting designs for Priory Park’s playground revamp have been unveiled. The popular play space will undergo a refurbishment project to replace its ageing and damaged equipment, starting in June.

‘Little Free Libraries’ installed in community spaces to inspire a love of reading in everyday lives

Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council has installed ‘Little Free Libraries’ into five community green spaces to help make literature available to residents as they go about their everyday lives.

Priory Park playground set for refurb - what do you want to see?

Published on Tuesday, 9th October 2018

Priory Park’s popular playground is set for a revamp next year to replace its ageing equipment.

Memorial Park, Redhill wins its first Green Flag award along with Priory Park, Reigate.  

Published on Monday, 24th July 2017

Memorial Park, Redhill has been awarded its first Green Flag award with Priory Park, Reigate also winning.   

Creating a Splash this summer in Priory Park, Reigate!

Published on Thursday, 6th July 2017

Friday 7 July sees the reopening of the Priory Park play area in Reigate, now featuring brand new splash play equipment!

New funding for Ifold Road play area, Redhill

Published on Wednesday, 10th May 2017

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is today celebrating the news that it has received funding of £48,000 for a multi use games area in Redhill.

Brand New Splash Play Facilities to come to Priory Park, Reigate

Published on Friday, 5th May 2017

Brand new splash play equipment is to be installed into the Priory Park play area this summer to replace the current system which is showing signs of wear and tear.

Popular Chipstead Playground Revamped

Published on Thursday, 1st December 2016

An opening ceremony for the new Chipstead Mead Playground took place on Wednesday 16 November following a revamp by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council. The Deputy Mayor of Reigate & Banstead, Councillor Keith Foreman, ward Councillor John Stephenson and Councillor Dr Lynne Hack, Executive Member for Neighbourhood Services were in attendance, accompanied by children and parents from Chipstead Village Pre-School.

Free Festival of Sport, Sunday 1 May

Published on Friday, 22nd April 2016

Reigate & Banstead's Festival of Sport, held in Reigate’s Priory Park and taking place on Sunday 1 May, promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

‘South and South East in Bloom’ awards for parks and green spaces

Published on Monday, 21st September 2015

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Banstead, Redhill, Reigate and Horley have been praised in this year’s South and South East in Bloom awards.