Local News

Taxi rank consultation rolls out

Whether you drive a taxi or use the service – Elmbridge Borough Council wants to hear your views about proposed new taxi ranks within the borough.

Conservatives' 2020 vision for Elmbridge Council

Councillor Tim Oliver has set out ambitious plans to provide Elmbridge Council with a stable income in years to come and reduce dependence on the ever-decreasing Government maintenance grant.

Go wild in the countryside this summer

Stuck for things to do to entertain your children during the summer? Elmbridge Borough Council’s Countryside team has arranged a number of fun days.

Candidates Announced for Elmbridge Elections

The candidates for the Elmbridge Borough Council elections that are taking place on 22 May were announced on Friday. A total of 99 candidates are standing for the 20 seats up for election. In Walton South, incumbent Conservative Councillor Christine Elmer was re-elected unopposed as no other parties registered to stand against her. 

Weylands Application Refused

The application for a new industrial estate on Green Belt land near Hersham Station was today refused by Surrey County Council's Planning Committee. This followed a year-long campaign with residents and local councillors particuarly concerned about additional HGVs on our local roads.