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Leisure Weybridge

Weybridge Hall

The Elmbridge Liberal Democrat coalition put forward a proposal for the conversion of the Weybridge Hall into a cinema with flats above.  This was agreed by the council on 19 April this year. This would be a great addition to the evening economy with people typically adding a meal or drinks to the occasion.  Ample […]

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Elmbridge government Leisure Weybridge

Far From the Madding Crowd

Swans canoodling on the Broad Water. If you want to explore a newly opened part of Weybridge, simply walk around the new Broad Water path circuit.  The walk is about three miles long and can be accessed in several places.  From the Thames Path at Cowey Sale car park, Shepperton and Thames Path opposite D’Oyly […]

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Elmbridge government Environment Health Leisure

Mole Valley Conservation

Over the years the Lower Mole Partnership (LMP) has built up a large and enthusiastic volunteer group which has carried out a wide range of tasks to implement improvements to the local countryside, four days a week, including weekends, throughout the year. LMP has also developed a broad spread of skills for tackling specialist countryside […]

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Elmbridge government Leisure

Anyone for Tennis?

There are 29 public tennis courts maintained by the borough at twelve sites  These are currently available free of charge.  There was charging until 2001 but the cost of collection began to outweigh the court fees.  Whilst the courts are generally in reasonable condition and used to some extent, the new Liberal Democrat/Residents administration believes […]

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Cobham Culture Hersham

Napoleon meets his Waterloo

Painshill welcomes back the Napoleonic Association for a special re-enactment to mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. On both there will be incredible sights and dramatic performances as the soldiers, officers and camp followers re-enact various scenes, including the raising of the flag, a drill parade and a skirmish. There will be […]

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Cobham Culture Leisure

“Little Foodies” fully catered for at the 2015 Elmbridge Food Festival

Local children’s entertainers will join the bigger and better ‘Little Foodies’ area to ensure the whole family has a great time at this year’s Elmbridge Food Festival.  Face-painting, balloon modelling, art and crafts, drama and ball skills will all be part of the free entertainment on offer on Saturday, 26 and Sunday, 27 September. There […]

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Leisure

Elmbridge Youth Service – Have your say

Surrey will be making changes to the Community Youth Work Service (CYWS) shortly.  CYWS helps young people to be more employable by building their resilience, developing their skills and improving their wellbeing through youth work. Youth work is voluntary and helps young people to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence so that they can reach […]

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Business Environment Leisure Town Centre

Côte Brasserie comes to Weybridge

The restaurant chain has applied for planning permission to combine two shops: Sevenoaks Sound and Vision and the Nail Company beauty salon into one to provide a larger retail unit.  One of the problems for Weybridge has been the lack of larger retail units, so that combining neighbouring units might be a way forward – […]

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Leisure Planning

Sports Centre Approved

Last night Elmbridge Planning Committee unanimously gave approval to the application for a new football stadium with spectator seating and facilities that meet all necessary modern requirements and governing body standards. The stadium will be available for use by Walton Casuals, Walton Casuals Juniors Football Club and Walton & Hersham Football Clubs. The facilities will […]

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Leisure

Xcel Free Family Open Day

Sixteen local teams will compete for the Elmbridge Cup,  in support of Sparks, the Elmbridge Mayor’s charity. The Barclays Premier League trophy will be on display at Xcel Leisure Centre on 18 July from 9am to 4pm. Free fun activities will be available all day including trampolining, badminton, soft play, swimming and a big ‘Aerobathon’. […]

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