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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 November with two in person consultations being held at Oxted School on Thursday 18 November (6 - 8pm) and Saturday 20 November (11-3pm). SGL say they want to build up to 100 homes, of which 34% would be affordable, as well as a Care Home. If they Continued

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CCTV consultation begins

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

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 employment position. This is achieved through one to one meetings (physical or on-line) with one of our comprehe ... Continued

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 would have provided the money to pay for measures to prevent the flooding. ... 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 March next year

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 ...


02 Oct 2021

Covid 19 booster and flu vaccinations

For info, from the Health Centre: Oxted Health Centre has agreed to continue with offering the Covid 19 booster vaccines locally within the community. Covid 19 Booster clinics will operate from within the Health Centre building over and above our n ... Continued ...


16 Sep 2021

Error leaves £920,500 gap in Council finances

A review by accountancy specialists Grant Thornton of Tandridge District Council’s 2020/21 budget setting process has found an error over pension costs which has left an annual £920,500 gap in the Council's finances. The review found t ... Continued ...


12 Sep 2021

Gatwick expansion consultation

Gatwick Airport has started a 12 week public consultation on its £500m plan to bring its existing northern runway into routine use as a second runway. The consultation runs from September 9 to December 1. If you would like to respond to the con ... Continued ...


02 Sep 2021

Local Plan latest

The Tandridge Local Plan Inspector has sent a new letter to the Council stating that “..although I will not reach a final decision on the way forward until I have had the opportunity to consider the Council’s response to this letter, ... Continued ...