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Representation Weybridge

Weybridge South By Election Results

The results were Conservatives          274 Liberal Democrats   150 UKIP                         140 Total votes 567 out of an electorate of 3,287 making a turnout of 17%. As the Conservative candidate, Richard Knight was elected.  His term will end in May […]

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Planning Town Centre Weybridge

Morrisons – Planning Committee

The Morrisons planning application has created a big debate in the town.  I have been flooded with emails on the proposal.  Although many welcome a new store, the vast majority are concerned about the details of this proposal. Indeed since the officers’ report has been published many are further concerned about the apparent lack of […]

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Representation Weybridge

Surrey Elections

Thank you to all of you who have sent me good wishes following the recent Surrey elections.  I greatly appreciate it. Although we did not win I was gratified to see the details results at the count itself.  If you have not been to a count before, the first thing that the counters do is to empty the box from each […]

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Representation Weybridge

Last chance to vote in Surrey for four years

On Thursday we have a opportunity in Weybridge to elect a new Surrey administration. Not many people vote in local elections so your vote has more value.  Under the “first past the post system” of elections that we have in England voting for who you want to win is often self-defeating.  (Scotland, Northern Ireland and soon Wales use the single transferable […]

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Parking Planning Town Centre Transport Weybridge

Improving our town centre

I believe that we can make our town centre a pleasant place to be in despite the amount of traffic that flows through the town.  We can shorten travel time for motorists, increase trade for our shops, and make the roads safer for our children and the elderly.  Enable more people to cycle, which will […]

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Safety Weybridge

Weybridge Police Panel Meeting

The next Weybridge Panel Meeting is on Thursday, 13 December at 19:30 at St James’s Church Hall. The latest local report is here

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Parking Transport Weybridge

Residents’ Parking

Weybridge North councillors and the Surrey parking officer met to discuss the results of the latest parking proposals in the ward.  The current scheme affects: Beales Lane, Elmgrove Road, Jessamy Road, Portmore Park Road, Portmore Way, Thames Street and Wey Road.  The most contentious item is Elmgrove Road.  Whilst the majority of people who responded from Elmgrove Road were in favour of the […]