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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Apr 242017

Surrey County Council, as the County Planning Authority (CPA), has a statutory duty to control three categories of development within Surrey: Those relating to mineral workings (extraction processing etc) like sand, gravel or clay Those relating to waste recycling, recovery, processing or disposal Those relating to County own development including schools, fire stations and roads […]

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Apr 242017
RBC Green Belt Review

Runnymede Borough Council (RBC) continues to prepare the 2nd Stage of their Local Plan. The 1st Draft of the Local Plan was published for Public Consultation last August 2016. It had commissioned Arup to look at the Green Belt (GB) to propose which sites least fulfilled the function of the GB and could be considered […]

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Apr 072017

Please see below and the attached pdf file showing the location of the temporary speed limits on the A320 SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL PROPOSE TO MAKE “THE SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL (A320) GUILDFORD ROAD OTTERSHAW (TEMPORARY 50 MPH SPEED LIMIT SUSPENSION) ORDER 2017” under Sections 14(1) and (7) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. The effect […]

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