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Health Leisure Town Centre Weybridge

Weybridge Registry Office, possible closure?

The registry office in Oatlands Drive may be closed and sold, with its functions moved to the upper floor of the library. This is to try to make better use of the library building and bring more footfall to Weybridge town centre. The other option is to leave it as it is. There are now […]

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European government Health Representation Social Care

Sir Vince Cable talks to local Lib Dems

  On 30th November Vince Cable, leader of the Liberal Democrats, spoke to a packed village hall in Claygate. His message was clear, Brexit is a disaster, the government is in turmoil and divided, and three great problems are in the way of a successful ‘divorce’ of Britain from Europe. Sir Vince Cable expressed much […]

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Environment Parking Planning Town Centre Transport Weybridge

Grants for business

Elmbridge borough has grants to aid businesses  via the Elmbridge Civic Improvement Fund.  Weybridge is the biggest claimer for funds in Elmbridge.  The aim is to support the growth of the local economy.  Funding can help you business with: Shop fronts and signage marketing and promotion town centre events streetscape improvements learning, skills and training Contact 01932 […]

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Leisure Surrey government Weybridge

Renew Library books by phone

Just call 0300 200 1001 and follow the instructions you hear!

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Business Environment Surrey government

Changes in Recyling Regulations

Recycling centres are currently free to Surrey residents using a car, for household and for non-household waste. The centre recycle over 30 different types of household waste materials. However from 4 December there will be no free daily allowance for householders of chargeable non-household waste such as rubble, plasterboard and soil. According to the SCC information, the […]

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Environment Health Leisure Safety

Take the Alcohol test

For free personalized advice about alcohol click here.  It takes just two minutes to answer confidential questions about your drinking.  The website also tells you how to get support locally.

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Countryside Environment Health Representation Transport

Heathrow third runway – your say

              In  October 2016 the national government announced that the Heathrow Northwest Runway Scheme was its preferred location for new runway capacity in the south east,  and ran a 16 week consultation. A consultation on the revised draft Airports National Policy Statement is now underway. This is an opportunity to record […]

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Health Planning Safety Town Centre Weybridge

Funding available for local community projects

This is a great opportunity for our local charities and voluntary groups which are now invited to apply for the Elmbridge borough’s annual grants fund.  Awards up to £4,000 to groups supporting people in need in the local community are available. Previous years’ initiatives have included carer respite programmes, family advocacy support, crime prevention schemes, and […]

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Elmbridge government Leisure Safety Transport Weybridge

Making Our Taxis Safer

Taxis need to be licenced by local governments, this ensures some level of safety  for the customer.  At the moment each borough in Surrey sets their own rules for granting taxi licences. It is proposed to bring all Surrey boroughs in line with the aim of increasing the safety of the public. Elmbridge borough is […]

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Health Safety

Time to Speak Out against Domestic Abuse

A free workshop is open to you in Esher at 12-2pm, on Tuesday, 28 November. STOP ABUSE A relationship is considered abusive when one partner tries to dominate, threaten or bully the other, either mentally or physically. Young people and children suffer hugely when they witness such behaviour and this is also considered to be […]

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