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Chat with a councillor? Thursday 21st July

Do you have a question or problem that may be helped by talking with one of our borough councillors? Bernice, Liz and Steven are looking at ways to provide surgeries to our residents and to make themselves more accessible to … Continue reading

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AGM 2021 – AGENDA

Woodcote (Epsom) Residents’ Society (http://woodcoteepsomresidentssociety.org) Please join us at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) 3rd March 2021 at 7.15pm for 7.30 p.m. at Zoom Meeting Email info@woodcoteepsomresidentssociety.org to be mailed the Zoom meeting details AGENDA Apologies for absence Approval of … Continue reading

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Gas network works – Woodcote Road – 15th Feb to 22nd Feb

We’ve been told by SGN that work to upgrade to their gas network in Woodcote Road is safety-critical and needs to go ahead now. They have agreed with Surrey County Council to carry out this necessary work during the national lockdown to minimise disruption to the local community. … Continue reading

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Langley Bottom Farm, Langley Vale – Planning application to demolish buildings on-site and erect 20 residential dwellings, associated access and parking (20/00475/FUL)

Woodcote (Epsom) Residents’ Society (W(E)RS) welcomes the Planning Officer recommendation to refuse the above planning application at the forthcoming Planning Committee meeting on 18 February. Link to the Public Pack Agenda for Planning Committee, 18/02/2021 https://democracy.epsom-ewell.gov.uk/documents/g1075/Public%20reports%20pack%2018th-Feb-2021%2019.30%20Planning%20Committee.pdf?T=10 Following many resident concerns … Continue reading

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Woodcote (Epsom) Residents’ Society response to Guild Living revised proposals for Epsom Hospital Site

Guild Living has recently consulted residents on its revised plans for a Residential Care Community at Epsom Hospital following rejection of the earlier application 19/01722/FUL. A webinar promoted by Guild Living took place on 13 Jan 2021 and the overwhelmingly … Continue reading

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COVID- 19 community vacination programme for Surrey

22 December 2020 Dear Stakeholder, Covid-19 community vaccination programme for Surrey Surrey Heartlands CCG have been receiving lots of enquiries from the public regarding the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Surrey. The Frequently Asked Questions are being updated regularly and can … Continue reading

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SCC plans for a Single Unitary Council for Surrey – Update

Many residents will already know of Surrey County Councils (SCC) plans to abolish all of Surrey’s borough and district councils and create a Single Unitary Council providing all services for Surrey’s 1.2 million residents. The plan was hatched in secret, … Continue reading

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Queues to access Recycling Centre not SCC’s fault?

In an extraordinary claim, two Epsom based Conservative Surrey County Councillors stated in a political leaflet distributed to residents in November that the long queues to access SCC’s Community Recycling Centre were not the fault of SCC at all but … Continue reading

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Councillor McCormick wins award for Services to local community

At the recent Local Government Association (LGA) Group conference and AGM 2020 Councillor Steven McCormick was awarded a citation for Services to local community. This was in recognition of his efforts in combating littering on the Epsom Downs during the … Continue reading

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Mums for Lungs – Can you help?

Can you help us with two actions to clean up our air?  Email your MP. Ask them to support legally binding commitments to meet WHO air pollution standards by 2030 in the Environment Bill. The British Lung Foundation’s campaign for cleaner air makes this easy to … Continue reading

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