Jun 042017
Objections to the Local plan

Remember it is still a Local Plan in consultation and this is another opportunity to comment. Responses need to be with RBC by Friday 23rd June 2017 by e-mail to: planningpolicy@runnymede.gov.uk or posted to: Planning Policy & Strategy Team, Runnymede Borough Council, Civic Centre, Station Road, Addlestone, KT15 2AH PLEASE NOTE: If you objected last […]

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May 262017
Mayor of Runnymede

Cllr Iftikhar Chaudhri, who has been a Councillor in the Foxhills Ward since 2012, has just been appointed Mayor of Runnymede for 2017-2018. Information on him and the charities he is supporting can be found here

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May 262017
Remembering Barbara Castle

Sadly we have just heard of the death of Barbara Castle, one of our members who did much for the Ottershaw Community over many years. Her funeral will be at Woking Crematorium at 3.30 pm on Friday 9th June 2017. In her memory we have posted a copy of an article about her life which appeared […]

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May 142017
New Consultation on Runnymede Borough Council (RBC) Draft Local Plan

In July 2016 Runnymede Borough Council (RBC) issued their Draft Local Plan 2035 for consultation, which included taking land out of the Green Belt (GB), including land at Ottershaw East and Bittams Lane. The Ottershaw Society ran a campaign objecting to the loss of GB land and in particular to the proposal to develop GB […]

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May 122017
RBC Local Plan 2035 update

RUNNYMEDE LOCAL PLAN 2035 – THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (LOCAL PLANNING) (ENGLAND) REGULATIONS 2012 REGULATION 18 – ADDITIONAL SITES AND OPTIONS (ASO) CONSULTATION The Council is responsible for looking forward and setting the level of housing and employment provision that is needed in Runnymede up to the year 2035, as well as for devising […]

May 122017
Evening Talk schedule for 2017 / 2018

Talks for the 2017-2018 season Brook Memorial Hall, Brox Road, Ottershaw All talks begin at 8:00pm Everybody is welcome to these events, whether they be members or non-members. There is a fee of £1 for members and £2 for non-members paid at the door, to cover the speakers’ expenses and cost of refreshments.  Tuesday 26th […]

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Apr 262017

Please be advised that the M3 will be closed on both carriageways between junctions 2 and 3 for one weekend while work to lift beams into place for the re-constructed Woodlands Lane Bridge is carried out For more details see – Woodlands Lane Bridge closure leaflet

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Apr 242017
Refugee Tales

Please find below, details of an event sent through to us which is taking place on 1st July 2017. On 1st July over 60 walkers will leave Runnymede and, over the next 5 days, walk along the Thames Path to Westminster. Well-known writers have been working with those who have experienced the UK asylum system […]

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