Picture of house keys

Up to 50 families in bed and breakfast

Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has 40-50 households in bed and breakfast, or other emergency accommodation, every night. 90% are placed outside the borough, some as far away as Slough.


Pebble Hill Road has re-opened

UPDATE:  This is an old story.  Looking for information about the May 2015 closing of the road? Please click here Pebble Hill Road in Betchworth has re-opened to through traffic. The re-opening, on Friday 23 January 2015, was earlier than


Reigate Grammar School plans approved

Reigate Grammar School (RGS) development plans were given the go-ahead at Reigate and Banstead’s Planning Committee on 14 January 2015. The meeting heard that under the plans, put forward jointly with Raven Housing Trust, Raven’s Merrick House, Reigate Road, will be

Southern train at London Bridge - library picture

Southern continues to monitor London Bridge services

Southern have said that they will monitor the effects of timetable changes made last week to evening peak services from and to London Bridge. The changes have been made to try to provide an improved service after last week’s disruption.


Festive period refuse & recycling collections 2014

Reigate and Banstead Borough Council has published its Christmas 2014 and New Year 2015 collection dates. According to its website, collection dates will be revised as follows: The Council also says that there is no garden waste collection during the


London Bridge rail work underway

Work at London Bridge is underway, with no Southern or Thameslink services calling there in the period up to and including Sun 4 Jan 2015.