14 December - Chichele footpaths public inquiry

The Planning Inspectorate has now fixed the date for the public inquiry into three new rights of way across Chichele field. Due to COVID-19, the inquiry will take place virtually rather than a face to face event. It will be held using Microsoft Teams on Monday 14 December starting at 10am. If you would like any more information, you are welcome to email us at In June 2018, Surrey County Council recommended the new rights of way but the decision was then appe Continued

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Oxted pool to reopen for 3 days but must close again on Thursday

Freedom Leisure say they will be reopening the pool at Tandridge Leisure Centre tomorrow as planned but sadly will have to close again on Thursday. Following last night’s Government announcement of a new COVID lockdown, pools must close from Thursday - this is subject to it being passed into legislation on Wednesday. These are the details for t ... Continued

Oxted crematorium planning application refused

The planning application for a crematorium in Oxted has been refused. The proposal from developers, Horizon Cremation, was to build a crematorium on a Green Belt field at the junction of Barrow Green Road and the A25. The reasons for refusal are in this decision notice and officer report: ... Continued

Council awards half a million for Master Park Pavilion project

We are delighted to say that last night Tandridge District Councillors unanimously voted to award £500,000 of Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) funding to Oxted's Master Park Pavilion project. The Council is providing the funds from the CIL receipts it receives from residential and commercial developments in the area. Councillors at the St ... Continued

02 Nov 2020

Poppy Appeal

Oxted Parish Council have been busy putting up poppies around Church Lane, Station Road West, Station Road East, Hurst Green Road, Hurstlands and many other local places. From the Oxted Royal British Legion: Like so many things this year, ... Continued ...

28 Oct 2020

Oxted pool to reopen for general swimming

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27 Sep 2020

Parking review - comment by 15 October

Surrey County Council is currently carrying out its Tandridge parking review for 2020. Closing date for comments is Thursday 15 October. Roads in the Oxted Division affected by the review are: Hurst Green: Greenhurst Lane, Holland Road, Pollards Oa ... Continued ...

03 Sep 2020

Surrey County Council's plan for a single monster Council stalls

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 Read More

27 Aug 2020

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 in ... Continued ...

13 Aug 2020

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: ... 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 ...

18 Jul 2020

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 Eas ... 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 ...