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Surrey Hills AONB Boundary Review - please send evidence

The boundary of the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is being reviewed. It means that areas currently outside of the Surrey Hills AONB could be added and given a high level of protection. The Oxted, Hurst Green and Limpsfield areas are all being included for consideration - see pink evaluation area on the map (the existing AONB is dark green). The boundary review is being led by Natural England and they are currently gathering evidence to add areas to the AONB. They are lo Continued

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Hardship support fund

Tandridge District Council has a “Tandridge Household Support Fund” and is inviting residents on low incomes to apply for a grant to help ease financial pressures this winter. It’s a grant to help meet the cost of essential items such as: • Food. • Energy and water bills. • Repair or purchase of essential househo ... Continued

Southern Rail services latest

There have been some queries recently about the reduced Southern Rail train services to Oxted and Tandridge District as a whole and so, in her role as Council leader, Cllr Catherine Sayer wrote to Govia Thameslink (who own Southern) to ask what the position is for the future. This is their reply: Unfortunately we are currently facing a higher level o ... Continued

CCTV consultation - have your say

Oxted Parish Council and Limpsfield Parish Council are holding a consultation about the installation of CCTV cameras in Oxted and Hurst Green. They have set up a short survey click here to gather residents’ views. The plan is to install CCTV first in Station Road East and West, with the shops in Hurst Green and Master Park following on as two s ... Continued

03 Dec 2021

How to support Master Park's new pavilion...

If you would like to support the new pavilion in Oxted’s Master Park, read on... We know there are many great causes out there! However, our project is for a new pavilion that will serve the community as a WHOLE and change us from a ... Continued ...


19 Nov 2021

Oxted & District Job Club

From The Oxted & District Job Club: The Job Club was recently formed in response to the potential unemployment caused by the consequences of the Covid pandemic. The Job Club aims to provide free support to any adult who is looking for a new empl ... Continued ...


10 Nov 2021

Chalkpit Quarry - public consultation on new plan for housing

The operators of Chalkpit Quarry, Southern Gravel Limited (SGL), are preparing to submit a new application for housing on the site. They are holding a public consultation about their plans. The consultation runs for two weeks from 16 November to 30 Nov ... Continued ...


05 Nov 2021

New bid for Levelling Up money to stop Caterham flooding

Heavy rain over the weekend of 30 and 31 October meant that Caterham flooded once again. It came just two days after Tandridge District Council was told it had not been successful with its £5m bid to the Government’s Levelling Up fund which wo ... Continued ...


31 Oct 2021

AGM

Just to say thank you so much to everyone who attended our AGM on Tuesday, 19 October and for your continuing support. The minutes of the meeting can be read here: ... Continued ...


21 Oct 2021

Lloyds Bank Oxted to close in March

Received from Lloyds Bank re closure.. Classification: Public Dear Councillor, I am writing to you about a branch closure in your ward, which we will be writing to customers about shortly. Our Lloyds Oxted branch will be closing on 7 March 20 ... Continued ...


16 Oct 2021

Bid to improve safety on Wolfs Hill

WOLFS HILL - from Cllr Chris Langton: In the last three weeks, I've met with SCC Highways and then on-site with Cameron McIntosh, our SCC Councillor. The full proposal of purchasing land and widening the road with a separate pavement is proving ... Continued ...


13 Oct 2021

Visit of Surrey Police & Crime Commissioner to Hurst Green

In response to local concerns about crime and anti-social behaviour, the Police & Crime Commissioner for Surrey, Lisa Townsend, and her deputy Ellie Vesey-Thompson, will be coming to Hurst Green to meet residents on Thursday 4th November at 7pm. The ... Continued ...


07 Oct 2021

E-coli: all clear for Oxted water supply

SATURDAY 9 October 11.34am Latest from SES Water - water warning lifted. Network latest All Clear: Boil notice lifted for Oxted postcodes Statement from SES Water Wholesale Director, Tom Kelly, on the precautionary boil wa ... Continued ...


03 Oct 2021

Oxted crematorium allowed at appeal

A Planning Inspector has allowed an appeal against Tandridge District Council’s refusal of planning permission for a crematorium on Green Belt at the junction of Barrow Green Road and the A25. The Council refused the application by developers ... Continued ...