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Health

Helping the community during COVID-19 and useful links

As people self isolate there’s a growing need for help in our communities with the delivery of food, medicines, and even taking pets for a walk. Helping locally in our communities is an important element of being a Liberal Democrat. We’d encourage any members to either sign-post others to, or take part themselves with some […]

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Environment

Decorate your bin to thank our waste collectors

The refuse service has been continuing to provide a service to residents in Elmbridge. Amey do have a small increase in absence, but services are still being delivered. Please be assured that everyone involved is working very hard in the background to maintain this difficult situation.  Residents have been most supportive and that will help […]

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Elmbridge government

Local Service Update

Please see below an update on services, communication and support for the Elmbridge community. Supporting the vulnerable Our customer service centre is seeing an increase in the volume of calls, emails and online forms regarding Universal Credit, council tax support and housing benefit in line with the national rise in applications ; we are supporting people as […]

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Elmbridge government

Local Service Update

Please see below an update on services, communication and support for the Elmbridge community. Supporting the vulnerable This is an unsettling and worrying time for those in our community who are receiving/applying for universal credit, housing benefits and council tax support.  Our customer service centre is seeing an increase in the volume of calls, emails and online […]

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Can your local shop help?

We’re looking for shops able to help deliver and offer services for our most vulnerable and those self isolating We’re putting together a list of local shops that are able to make deliveries, can make use of volunteers to provide deliveries, and take orders/payment over the phone. We’ll be looking to publish the details of […]

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Business Elmbridge government

Think like an Astronaut

The next Elmbridge Business Network business masterclass is “Think like an astronaut”. Teamwork and communication skills are vital to the success of any business. There are a few places where the consequences of bad teamwork and communication are as dire as they are in outer space. The EBN is holding an interactive workshop where businesses […]

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Culture Elmbridge government Health Leisure

Elmbridge Lottery Begins!

Over fifty local good causes have now signed up to the Elmbridge Community Lottery.  Tickets went on sale on 28 February, with the first draw taking place on 28 March.  There is a chance to win £25,000 as well as support local good causes. How does it work? Tickets will cost £1 with 60p going […]

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Elmbridge government Surrey government

Community Protection Group

Various agencies have come together to co-ordinate their roles with each other to further common aims: Army, Emergency Management, Fire Service, Health and Safety and Trading Standards If you would like to know more about plans to protect our future click here and if you want an update on current business click here

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British government Elmbridge government Environment Housing Planning

QC’S Advice on Local Plan “Wait for Officers’ Evidence’

Leader’s statement warns Councillors – officers must be allowed to present the evidence on our Local Plan At a Full Council meeting on 26 February 2020, the Leader of the Lib Dem/Residents’, Cllr Stuart Selleck, gave a clear message to councillors of all parties: “Planning officers are focusing on completing the evidence base for the […]

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Environment Transport

20mph Speed Limits

Join in our survey on 20mph speed limits. You saw it in Australia – the climate emergency is now.  Australia is but the beginning.  Elmbridge is not immune.  We need to act now but in a considered and measured fashion. In Elmbridge one of the biggest causes of the climate emergency is car traffic.  The […]