Councillors & Elections

May 2: Vote OLRG to keep your residents-run council

This year, due to a Government boundary review which has changed some voting ward areas, all councillors on Tandridge District Council have to stand for election. It means there are eight OLRG candidates in three wards to vote for on 2 May. Several roads previously in Oxted South have now been moved to Oxted North ward. Tandridge Village and some other roads have been moved from the Oxted North & Tandridge ward (now renamed Oxted North) and moved to Lingfield & Crowhurst ward, where three li Continued

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Elected!

We are delighted to say that all OLRG’s candidates in the Tandridge District Council elections have been elected with large majorities. Thank you so much to everyone who voted for us and for all the encouragement and support we received when out canvassing. The linked Independents retained 2 seats, gained 1 seat and lost 1 seat. It means we ha ... Continued

May 4 elections: vote OLRG to keep your residents-run council

There are three Oxted & Limpsfield Residents Group (OLRG) candidates standing in the Tandridge District Council elections being held on May 4th. Claire Blackwell and Chris Langton are standing for re-election. Peter Damesick is standing for election to the District Council for the first time. If you are voting in person, don’t forget to bring y ... Continued

May 4 elections: vote OLRG to keep your residents-run council

There are three Oxted & Limpsfield Residents Group (OLRG) candidates standing in the Tandridge District Council elections being held on May 4th. Claire Blackwell and Chris Langton are standing for re-election. Peter Damesick is standing for election to the District Council for the first time. If you are voting in person, don’t forget to bring y ... Continued

27 Jul 2022

Elected .. Oxted Parish Council

We are delighted to say that OLRG's Neil Rivers and Jean Inker were elected to Oxted Parish Council yesterday. The result was: Neil Rivers (OLRG): 703 Jean Inker (OLRG): 699 Sara Jupp (Labour): ... Continued ...


03 Jul 2022

Oxted Parish Council election - 26 July

There is an election for two vacancies on Oxted Parish Council being held on Tuesday, 26 July. Both the vacancies are for the Oxted North area. The posts were previously held by Oxted & Limpsfield Residents Group (OLRG) Councillors elected in 2019 ... Continued ...


28 May 2022

New make up of Tandridge District Council

Following the District Council elections on Thursday 5 May, no party has overall control of the Council. There is a minority administration led by the Independents and OLRG Alliance. The political balance of the Council is 18 Independents and OLRG Alli ... Continued ...


07 May 2022

Elected!

We are delighted to say that OLRG’s three candidates have been elected to Tandridge District Council with large majorities. Thank you so much to everyone for all the support and encouragement we have received. The linked Independents also did r ... Continued ...


04 Mar 2022

OLRG Candidates - Tandridge District Council May 5 elections

There are three OLRG candidates standing in the Tandridge District Council elections being held on May 5th. Catherine Sayer is standing for re-election for the Oxted North and Tandridge Ward. Catherine was first elected in 2018 for the Oxted & Limp ... Continued ...


30 Aug 2021

The rise of Independent Councillors

This morning, BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme featured the rise of Independent and Residents’ Group Councillors in local government. Figures show a steady rise, up from just over 1500 in 2017 in Councils in England and Wales to more than 2,2 ... Continued ...


29 May 2021

New Independent administration at Tandridge Council

We are pleased to say that OLRG’s eight Tandridge District Councillors have joined together with eight fellow Independents across the District to form the new administration at Tandridge District Council. Our group - the Independents and OLRG Alli ... Continued ...


08 May 2021

Elected!

We are delighted to report that OLRG’s two candidates have been elected to Tandridge District Council. Jackie Wren has been re-elected for the Oxted North and Tandridge Ward with 1779 votes and a very high turnout of 50.8% Deb Shiner has be ... Continued ...


04 May 2021

Vote OLRG on Thursday

Jackie Wren and Deb Shiner and the Oxted & Limpsfield Residents Group (OLRG) have had great support while out canvassing and we very much hope that will be translated into votes this Thursday. After five years as a Tandridge District Councillor, ... Continued ...


18 Apr 2021

Jackie Wren to stand for re-election in Oxted North and Tandridge

We are delighted to say that Jackie Wren is standing for re-election for the Oxted North and Tandridge Ward in the Tandridge District Council elections being held on 6 May. Jackie has lived in Oxted for more than twenty years with her family and runs a ... Continued ...