Elmbridge draft local plan

Dear Residents, You will be aware that for the last few years Elmbridge Borough Council has been preparing its Local Plan. For a while, it looked as if our treasured Green Belt would be at risk from housing development. This produced a strong reaction from Elmbridge residents, and the latest Draft Local Plan seeks to…

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June 2022 Updates

A few updates that may be of interest, in no particular order. Former MINI showroom Permission has been given to Challenge Fencing to develop and operate from this site. An issue may be potential extra traffic including deliveries by lorries. Chatterbus Outside the MINI site is a bus stop where you can catch the half-hourly C1 or…

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Shaping Elmbridge – A New Local Plan

The new local plan document – Shaping Elmbridge – a new local plan – is now available on to download on the Elmbridge website. You can download the complete document by clicking here. What is the local plan? “The Elmbridge Local Plan sets out how the communities and places of Elmbridge will develop over the…

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Chatterbus new passenger survey

Chatterbus is your local bus service, currently serving the route between Oxshott and Weybridge via Cobham. Full information about the timetable and fares can be found on the Chatterbus website at www.chatterbus.org.uk. Chatterbus is a unique not-for-profit service managed by local people for the local community. The full daily timetable is designed by the Chatterbus…

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Plea to candidates to reduce housebuilding targets

An alliance of residents associations and civic groups across Elmbridge have published a Statement of Position regarding the preparation of the Elmbridge Local Plan. This has been made to the political organisations in Elmbridge and is supported by: Blu-Wav Group Oxshott Cobham Conservation and Heritage Trust Cobham and Downside Residents Association FEDORA – the Voice…

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Stoke d’Abernon News Spring 2021

If you would prefer to read a PDF copy of this newsletter please click here. Stoke d’Abernon News is edited and produced by John Dare. Building bridges between Stoke d’Abernon & Oxshott Not that we have actually disagreed with Oxshott and it is only one bridge! Surrey County Council have a £100 million fund called…

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Everyone will benefit from Census 2021

Households across Elmbridge will be asked to take part in Census 2021 this spring. The census, run by the Office for National Statistics, is a once-in-a-decade survey that gives us the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales. It has been carried out every ten years since 1801, with…

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Blundel Lane Bridge

Surrey County Council is setting aside £100m to be spent on capital projects across the county over the next years. The fund is called Your Surrey Fund and community groups are being asked to apply for funds for worthwhile local projects. We believe that an enhanced Blundel Lane bridge over the railway is important, so…

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Surrey Heartlands Covid-19 Mass Vaccinations

Please find below an update on the programme for Covid-19 vaccination of the population within our health care area. Surrey Heartlands Mass Vaccination Core Narrative Key Takeaways Please be patient. If you haven’t been contacted yet, don’t worry. The NHS will contact you when it’s your turn. Networks of local GP practices are working together…

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Stoke d’Abernon News Autumn & Winter 2020

If you would prefer to read a PDF copy of this newsletter please click here. Stoke d’Abernon News is edited and produced by John Dare. A letter from the chairman I know that many of you enjoy receiving our half-yearly newsleer, so here is your autumn edition which hopefully will keep you informed of what…

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