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Countryside

Broadwater Path

A few people have been asking where the new Broadwater path is located.  There is no official right of way as yet – that is why there is not a finger post erected but it is coming soon, all being well.  The path begins off Grenside Road – see map below. The path is muddy […]

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Countryside Health

Broadwater Lake

There has been good progress and it is now possible to walk most of the route.   There is some clearance work needed on the western end which the borough is carrying out with its own team.  This should be completed by the Spring.  Phase two involves the county dedicating the path whereby it is officially […]

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Countryside Environment Leisure

Broadwater Lake

There has been good progress and it is now possible to walk most of the route.   There is some clearance work needed on the western end which the borough is carrying out with its own team.  This should be completed by the Spring.  Phase two involves the county dedicating the path whereby it is officially […]

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Countryside Safety Transport

Signs – too many or too few?

Surrey is reviewing its policy of road signs (including road markings).  If you see a sign that does not need to be there or think that a sign ought to be in place then please contact me – a picture would help.  By all means tell Surrey too. Those of you who mentioned the sign […]

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Countryside

Broadwater

The Walton Bridge construction includes landscaping work near the Broadwater.  Now is a good time to progress the footpath on the north side.  More

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Countryside Environment Leisure

Broadwater Lake

Following pressure from the Broadwater Lake Society with Focus team the borough’s strategic director, Ray Lee, has begun to bring the interested parties – landowners, tenants, Surrey and other bodies, together to discuss the causes of the delay in implementing the path on the north side and how they might be overcome.  The Walton Bridge […]

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Countryside Safety

Biomass Incinerator

The borough has objected to the proposal for biomass incinerator and power station in Weybridge’s green belt.

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Countryside Environment Health Leisure Planning Safety

Incinerator

The borough’s West Area Planning Sub-committee tonight decided to approve the officer’s recommendation to object to this proposal for the reasons given below.  Surrey has now had objections from Elmbridge, Guildford and Woking Boroughs on this matter.  Surrey will be considering its decision on 12 December at the earliest. Reasons for refusal: 1. The proposed […]

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Countryside Environment Health Planning Safety

Incinerator

There has been a lot of concern over the proposed incinerator.  Because the nature of the development the planning permission is given (or not) by Surrey and not Elmbridge.

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Countryside Environment Leisure

Broadwater Lake

This is a listed feature in the east of the ward stretching from Greenlands Road to Cowey Sale.  It was developed as the fishing lake for Oatlands Palace, constructed in 1537 by Henry VIII. The palace was demolished around 1650.