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20’s Plenty

A number of streets in Weybridge have speeds lower than 30mph – they are mainly private streets but Portmore Park is a 20mph zone too.  I think that all urban streets should have a 20mph limit – excluding classified roads. Surrey’s Conservative-run administration has rejected a call by the Liberal Democrats for Surrey’s speed limits […]

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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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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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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.