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£8.7m Levelling Up Fund bid for Caterham

The Council has submitted a bid for £8.7million of funding through the government’s Levelling Up Fund to regenerate Caterham. A major aim of the bid is to alleviate the flooding which has caused such problems over so many years. It’s been put together with tremendous local business and community support to help regenerate the largest town in the district (picture shows Caterham flooding again in October 2021 following heavy rain). The government has developed an index of prio Continued

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Council objects to ULEZ expansion plan

Tandridge District Council has submitted the objection below to the consultation on the proposal by the Mayor of London and Transport for London to expand the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) to the Greater London boundary on 29 August 2023. It would mean that drivers of vehicles that don't meet the ULEZ standards would need to pay a £12.50 dail ... Continued

Council finances turnaround leaves £458k surplus

We are delighted to say that Tandridge District Council is now able to report a £458,000 surplus in its revenue budget despite all the financial problems the Council has had. When the Independents and OLRG Alliance group of Councillors took over the Council administration in May 2021, we inherited a large pension costs error which left an annual ... Continued

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): 75 James Tickner (Labour): 74 Thank you so much to everyone for all the support and ... Continued

01 Aug 2022

Free trees...

If you are a school, Parish Council, charity or formal community group who own or have a formal lease agreement on land and you are interested in receiving free trees to plant, please contact Surrey County Council at Read More


09 Jul 2022

Chalkpit Quarry - second public consultation

The operators of Chalkpit Quarry, Southern Gravel Limited (SGL), are holding another public consultation about their plan to submit an application for 75 homes on the site later this year. The consultation runs for two weeks from 8 July to 22 July wit ... Continued ...


03 Jul 2022

Oxted Parish Council election - 26 July

There is an election for two vacancies on Oxted Parish Council (OPC) being held on 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. O ... 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 ...


08 Jun 2022

Injunction to stop unauthorised Gatwick parking at Oxted site

On Tuesday 7 June, the High Court of Justice issued an interim injunction against Best Holdings (UK) Limited, Kevin Vardet and persons unknown, to stop unauthorised Gatwick airport parking on land at School Plantation, Barrow Green Road, Oxted. On 13 A ... Continued ...


28 May 2022

Jackie is Council Chairman for 2022-2023

Tandridge District Council’s Chairman for 2022-2023 is Councillor Jackie Wren. The previous chairman, Councillor Simon Morrow, presented her with the ceremonial chain of office when she was elected at the Annual Council meeting on 26 May. The Vic ... 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 ...


15 May 2022

Oxted Morrisons - parking info

Thank you to the many people who have been in contact with their concerns about the signs that had been erected on the upper deck car park of the Morrisons store in Oxted which stated that there was only 10 minutes’ parking allowed when the store wa ... 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 ...


29 Apr 2022

Ukraine update

Following the Tandridge District full council meeting on 21 April, the position regarding Ukrainian visitors in Tandridge was updated to the following:  We have 74 registered hosts and 194 guests wishing to come to stay in Tandridge.  15 guests have ... Continued ...