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Weybridge Winter Head of River Race

Jan 19 th Organised by Weybridge Rowing Club, this is a timed race from the top of Desborough Island to Walton for up to 200 crews in two divisions: 1030 and 1300. Watch from the towpath and enjoy refreshments at the club’s gazebo at Cowey Sale. P                    […]

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CIL Bids in Weybridge

When most new developments in Weybridge are built the developer has to pay a tax referred to as CIL (Community Infrastructure Levy) to help fund any increased needs locally, as  a consequence of the building. This infrastructure can be equipment for schools, health centres, community centres or safer or better designed streets.  CIL funds may only […]

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Elmbridge government Health Leisure

Tennis Courts Refurbishment

  Concern has been raised regarding the newly introduced system for booking and charging for use of the borough’s tennis courts. See here for the full report. However, we had reached a point where the borough needed to make a decision about how to secure the long-term future of park tennis courts and how to encourage […]

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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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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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Culture Health Leisure

Shout! For Some Summer Fun for Your Children

With the holidays only two weeks away, now is the time to book some summer fun for your young ones while they are off from school. Shout! Holiday Activities have a limited number of places left on the week-long Ready! Set! Shout! sports course for 5 to 13 year olds from Monday, 28 July to […]

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Countryside Health Leisure

Weyfarers awarded Grant from CIL

Subject to consultation, the Weybridge Local Spending Board for CIL has allocated £3,750 in matched funding to Weyfarers Rowing Club based at the confluence of the Wey and the Thames, hard by Thames Lock. The award, subject to consultation, would be the first grant offer in Weybridge under CIL arrangements. If you would like to join […]

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Environment Leisure Safety

Vandals Flooding

Weybridge Vandal’s grounds were severely flooded and the borough hardship fund came to the rescue. The borough continues support for flood victims.  Local businesses, community organisations and residents across Elmbridge have been receiving support from the borough to help with the damage caused by the flooding earlier this year. The borough is continuing to offer […]

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Education Health Leisure

Surrey Youth Games 2014

Team Elmbridge is recruiting young people aged 7 to 16 to represent the borough in Surrey’s biggest youth sports festival. Many sports and free coaching will be available. For more information click here. To register click here.  

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Leisure

Easter Shout! Holiday Activities

Booking lines are open for the Easter Shout! Holiday Activities. The programme includes play schemes, sports courses, arts and crafts, cookery, drama, dance, quad biking, paintball and a family picnic. For more information click here.

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