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WERS supporting residents with Green Gables

Woodcote (Epsom) Resident’s Society (WERS) supporting your concerns A controversial planning application for the redevelopment of Green Gables in Ashley Road for a large linked block comprising 22 student flats was refused by the Council’s Planning  Committee on 3rd November … Continue reading

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November – Councillor update – Liz Frost

There is a lot happening locally, and here are a few updates. Planning The Local plan Local Authorities are required to have an up-to-date Local Plan, which sits beside the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) to inform decisions about whether … Continue reading

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Tree giveaway on Saturday 19th November

This Saturday there is a Tree Giveaway at Epsom Library between 10 am and 12 pm. While you’re there why not have a look around the Tree Exhibition that is in Epsom Library until February 2023.

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Traffic light refurbishment works on Avenue Road near Leighton Way, Epsom.

Traffic light refurbishment works on Avenue Road near Leighton Way, Epsom. Continue reading

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Councillor surgery – talk with your councillors

We are offering the first of many dates to talk with your borough and county councillors on questions or issues you may have. The meeting will be covered by a Zoom session with Liz Frost, Bernice Froud and Steven McCormick … Continue reading

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Rosebery Park – unauthorised encampment 

The occupiers in Rosebery Park arrived and the Council immediately started the process of statutory welfare checks and then issued a direction to leave.  Unfortunately, this was not adhered to, and so the Council had to apply to the magistrate’s … Continue reading

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Amendments made following WERS submission

The society continues to keep a watching eye on applications and progress concerns with planning items in the Woodcote and Langley Vale ward. A concern made in February has seen amendments to plans to omit the roof lights on the … Continue reading

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Application Langley Vale Mast – refused

A brief update on the planning application for a telecoms mast in Langley Vale that the society and all ward borough councillors have been working with residents on. A decision notice was posted yesterday afternoon detailing that the EEBC Local … Continue reading

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August 2022 Liz Frost, Borough Council update

Hi I hope you are managing to stay cool during this exceptional weather, and that those of you planning summer breaks enjoy them. I am sending you a few updates on local matters. August is usually a quiet month for … Continue reading

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Summer Newsletter and subs

Hot off the press. The WERS Summer 2022 newsletter should be delivered or will be delivered shortly. A note to add is that the £3 annual subscription is due by payment either online or by putting cash in any old … Continue reading

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