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Surrey County Council's plan for a single monster Council stalls at least for now

Latest 19 September 2020: We are pleased to say that it looks as though Surrey County Council's plan for one huge unitary Council for the whole of Surrey has gone away - at least for the time being. For details click here **************************************************************************************************************************************************** In July 2020, Surrey County Council put forward a plan to create a single monster unitary authority for the whole of Su Continued

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3 hour free parking in Ellice Road car park in Oxted.

We are pleased to say that Tandridge District Council has brought in 3 hour free parking (instead of the usual 2 hours free) until 30 September to try to give a boost to local businesses and encourage people to shop locally. The charges are: Up to 3 hours: FREE 3-4 hours remains at £4.50 Over 4 hours remains at £6.50 Weekends and Bank Holid ... Continued

Chichele footpaths public inquiry latest

The Planning Inspectorate has now said that the public inquiry into three new rights of way across Chichele field will take place virtually. A date has still to be fixed but it is expected to be sometime between September and December this year. The inquiry had been scheduled for 1 and 2 April but was cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak. In June ... Continued

Concern over plan for single unitary Surrey Council

Following the announcement by Surrey County Council of their wish to create a single unitary authority for the whole of Surrey, Tandridge District Councillors have voiced their concern that this is not the right way forward for Tandridge and East Surrey residents. A single unitary authority would mean the end of the 11 District and Borough Councils. T ... Continued

09 Aug 2020

Boost for Master Park pavilion project

Oxted Parish Council has made a commitment to contribute £90,000 towards the Master Park fundraising campaign for a new pavilion. The Council is providing the funds from its share of Community Infrastructure Levy receipts from residential and com ... Continued ...


15 Jun 2020

Oxted businesses re-open 15 June

Good luck to all the Oxted businesses re-opening today. Hoping you have a busy first day and easier times lie ahead. Oxted business owners got together with OLRG's Tandridge District Councillors Jackie Wren and Catherine Sayer and Oxted Parish Coun ... Continued ...


05 Jun 2020

12 June - business Discretionary Grants Fund deadline.

12 June - deadline for applications to Tandridge District Council for the business Discretionary Grants Fund. The fund is for businesses not eligible for financial support from the Small Business Grants Fund or the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant ... Continued ...


04 Jun 2020

Watch out for COVID-19 test and trace scams

If you have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for coronavirus, the NHS test and trace service should contact you by text, e-mail or phone. Contact tracers will ask for your full name and date of birth to confirm your identity, ... Continued ...


21 May 2020

New chair elected for Oxted Parish Council

At the Oxted Parish Council meeting on 12th May, Cllr Reg Hull was elected as Chair of the Parish Council for the next year and Cllr Deb Shiner was elected as Vice Chair. The Parish Council have fully embraced the virtual world and are continuing to ha ... Continued ...


07 May 2020

Tandridge Local Plan Latest

New questions from the Planning Inspector ... Continued ...


30 Apr 2020

Support Oxted's Master Park

Become a "Friend of the Park" and donate... ... Continued ...


30 Apr 2020

Oxted Crematorium planning application submitted

Closing date for comments 11 May 2020 ... Continued ...


08 Apr 2020

Car parking charges suspended

From tomorrow, 9 April, car parking charges will be suspended by Tandridge District Council ... Continued ...


07 Apr 2020

Chalkpit Quarry appeal allowed, Surrey County Council lose the case

200 daily limit on HGV movements approved by Planning Inspector ... Continued ...