Published on Friday, 18th August 2023
Reigate & Banstead residents are being urged to check their electoral registration details or risk losing their chance to vote on decisions that affect them.
Published on Wednesday, 28th June 2023
The Specsavers Surrey Youth Games 2023 came to a close on Saturday 17 June with calls for youngsters to develop a positive attitude towards sport and regular exercise.
Published on Wednesday, 28th June 2023
Redhill library is set to benefit from a multi-million pound investment programme into Surrey’s libraries.
Published on Friday, 26th May 2023
Cllr Richard Biggs has been elected Leader of Reigate and Banstead Borough Council at the Annual Council meeting held at the Town Hall on Thursday 25 May 2023.
Published on Monday, 22nd May 2023
The first concepts for an exciting mural-style public art project in Horley subway have gone on show to find out what the public think of the designs.
Published on Friday, 19th May 2023
Visitors to Redhill town centre and its new entertainment venue The Rise, will be able to enjoy convenient late-night parking in The Belfry Shopping Centre from June this year.
Published on Friday, 24th March 2023
Fifty-one projects to improve community buildings, transport, education, health, sports facilities and open spaces, flood risk and the environment will benefit from developer contributions funding.
Published on Thursday, 23rd March 2023
A new playing pitches and sports facilities study has been published by the Council, which looks at the quality of existing facilities across the borough, owned by a range of organisations.
Housing fraud prosecution – woman sentenced to 12-month community order and ordered to pay Council costs
Published on Friday, 17th February 2023
Following a lengthy investigation by the Council’s Fraud and Financial investigations Team, a 46-year-old nurse pleaded guilty to housing fraud and was sentenced at Guildford Court.
Published on Friday, 10th February 2023
Detailed designs for improvements to Horley High Street and subway have gone on display at Horley Library, along with new designs for enhancements to Central Car Park, on show for the first time.
Published on Tuesday, 17th January 2023
Many different projects benefitted from funding contributions last year, from a new Ambulance centre to new footpaths, defibrillators, refurbished community buildings and a tractor!
Published on Monday, 31st October 2022
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Honorary Alderman and former borough councillor, Michael Selby on Wednesday 26 October 2022.
Published on Tuesday, 11th October 2022
Residents are being urged not to lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making sure their electoral registration details are correct.
Published on Thursday, 8th September 2022
Following the announcement of the sad passing of Her Majesty The Queen, the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead, Cllr Frank Kelly, has paid tribute.
Published on Tuesday, 16th August 2022
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council residents are being urged to check their electoral registration details or risk losing their chance to vote on decisions that affect them.
Published on Monday, 15th August 2022
The Council is asking local people for their views to help develop a new ‘design code’ that will shape new development and create a ‘green corridor’ between Redhill and Horley.
Published on Tuesday, 2nd August 2022
Initial designs for improvements to Horley High Street and subway have gone on display at Horley Library.
Published on Wednesday, 30th March 2022
With the deadline to register to vote fast approaching, people who are not registered at their current address are being urged to make sure they are registered in time.
Published on Tuesday, 15th March 2022
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is one of 25 areas that will benefit from a share of £3 million funding as part of a Government pilot to support the development of local design codes.
Published on Monday, 24th January 2022
From community buildings and highway projects to playground equipment and improved footpaths, a wide range of local projects benefitted from developer contributions funding last year (2020-21).
Published on Friday, 8th October 2021
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.
Building a more sustainable future - Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) adopted
Published on Friday, 17th September 2021
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council’s Executive agreed to formally adopt the Climate Change and Sustainable Construction Supplementary Planning Document (SPD).
Published on Thursday, 26th August 2021
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.
Published on Tuesday, 20th July 2021
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.
Published on Tuesday, 22nd June 2021
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
Area one is focused around Banstead, Walton-on-the-Hill and Tattenham Corner, while area two is Reigate town centre.
Published on Monday, 24th May 2021
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
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.
Published on Tuesday, 27th April 2021
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.
Published on Thursday, 22nd April 2021
On 6 May, eligible adults in Surrey can vote for who they want to be the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.
Published on Monday, 15th March 2021
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.
Harlequin Theatre in Redhill to be added to rapid community testing initiative rolling out in Surrey
Published on Wednesday, 24th February 2021
Updated 1st July 2021 - Testing is no longer available at the Harlequin Theatre & Cinema. For up to date information please visit the Surrey County Council website.
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council announces new initiative to boost youth employment in East Surrey
Published on Monday, 22nd February 2021
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.
Published on Friday, 12th February 2021
What could your local community centre offer to meet your needs and others in your community?
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council collaborates with borough’s major employers to launch website supporting local jobs and careers
Published on Monday, 1st February 2021
Today sees the launch of a new employment website developed by Reigate & Banstead Borough Council in collaboration with the borough’s major employers.
Published on Thursday, 28th January 2021
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.
Published on Wednesday, 6th January 2021
Statement regarding the regional restrictions from Councillor Mark Brunt, Leader of Reigate & Banstead Borough Council
Published on Friday, 27th November 2020
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
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.
Published on Wednesday, 28th October 2020
Residents are being encouraged to honour Remembrance Sunday from the safety of their homes this year.
Published on Tuesday, 27th October 2020
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.
Published on Friday, 16th October 2020
The Council is proposing to build a crematorium and memorial garden in the borough to provide a more local service for bereaved families.
Published on Thursday, 24th September 2020
NHS COVID-19 app launches to help control coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission.
Published on Tuesday, 8th September 2020
If you live in Merstham or use Merstham Recreation Ground, the Council would like to hear your ideas for improving it.
Published on Thursday, 3rd September 2020
As lockdown restrictions eased, the Council’s emergency community response has changed in line with residents’ needs and Government advice to pause shielding for those at greatest risk of coronavirus.
Surrey’s District & Borough Council Leaders launch work to transform Local Government across the county
Published on Wednesday, 19th August 2020
The Leaders of Surrey’s 11 district and borough councils launch their ‘Putting Residents First’ campaign to transform local government in the county.
Published on Friday, 12th June 2020
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is taking steps to support the safe flow of shoppers on its high streets.
Published on Friday, 1st May 2020
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.
Published on Friday, 24th April 2020
Our Council meetings are now being run virtually so that the democratic process can continue despite coronavirus social distancing measures.
Published on Wednesday, 15th April 2020
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.
Published on Monday, 30th March 2020
The Council has put the closed Harlequin Theatre at the heart of its coronavirus response to support residents in need.
Published on Thursday, 19th March 2020
A message from Council Leader, Cllr Mark Brunt, on the Council’s response to Coronavirus - 19 March 2020.
Published on Tuesday, 21st January 2020
The Reigate & Banstead Business Awards are back – and bigger and better than ever!
Published on Friday, 6th December 2019
Work on the Council’s flagship cinema development at Marketfield Way in Redhill is set to get underway before Christmas.
Published on Monday, 11th November 2019
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.
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.
Published on Monday, 18th March 2019
On Thursday 2 May Reigate & Banstead residents will go to the polls to have their say on who represents them at a local level. This year every Borough Council seat is up for election.
Published on Monday, 11th March 2019
A six-week public consultation on proposed changes to the Council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) is underway.
Published on Monday, 11th March 2019
Guardsman Hill Drive was officially unveiled by the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead on Friday 8 March (2019) in tribute to Redhill soldier James Hill.
Published on Tuesday, 5th February 2019
The demolition of outdated shops and flats in Cromwell Road, Redhill (Surrey) is underway to make way for 32 new homes and modern retail premises.
Published on Thursday, 24th January 2019
A £750,000 refurbishment of Horley High Street’s pedestrian precinct begins on Monday (28 January) 2019.
Published on Thursday, 1st November 2018
Communities across the borough are invited to join us in remembrance on Sunday 11 November, as we mark 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the First World War.
Published on Wednesday, 4th July 2018
The start of the examination hearings into the council’s Development Management Plan (DMP) has been set by the Planning Inspectorate for Tuesday, 30 October 2018.
Published on Tuesday, 9th August 2016
W Stirland Ltd. has been appointed as the new contractor to complete the construction of the new community hub and shops being built on the Triangle site as part of the Merstham regeneration project.