Local information if you’re new to the area.

Medical, Police, Fire
This page has been put together for Reigate (in England, UK).

Medical

  • In an emergency: telephone 999 (in the UK) or 112 (in the UK or any other EU country)
  • Non-emergency NHS 111 helpline: telephone 111
  • NHS England information about 111
  • NHS website – includes “services near you” section (e.g. hospitals, dentists, GPs, pharmacies)

Police

  • In an emergency: telephone 999 (in the UK) or 112 (in the UK or any other EU country)
  • Police non-emergency number (connects to local police): telephone 101 (info about 101 is here)
  • Surrey Police contact page – includes police station finder

Fire

Help and advice

Help and advice

Helpline Partnership directory of helplines – helplines covering a wide range of issues e.g. emotional distress, money and debt, mental health, bereavement, consumer issues

Reigate & Banstead District Citizens Advice Bureaux –  “we can offer advice and practical help on a wide range of matters, including benefits, debt, employment, family issues and divorce, care provision, immigration, student matters”.  There is also the national Citizens Advice Adviceguide.

The Samaritans –  “Samaritans is there, round the clock, for anyone who is struggling to cope.”

Local government

We have two layers of local government here in Reigate: Reigate & Banstead Borough Council and Surrey County Council

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council

The Borough Council is responsible for: Council Tax collection (for itself and for Surrey County Council); Environmental Health (including pest control)
Housing; Leisure and Culture; Planning and Building Control; Streetcare (street cleaning); Refuse Collection and Recycling; Benefits

Surrey County Council

The County Council is responsible for: Schools and childcare; Highways (road maintenance, road works, road safety); Adult social Care; Children’s social care; Registrations (including births and marriages); Adult learning; Libraries;
Trading Standards

Elected representatives

Libraries, museums, parks, leisure centres

Libraries

Museum

Parks and leisure

Entertainment

Film

Stage

Live Music

Pubs in Reigate regularly offer live music.

Trains and buses

Trains

Reigate Station is served by:

  • Southern – east to London Victoria via Redhill
  • First Great Western –  west to Reading via Dorking Deepdene and Guildford; east to Gatwick Airport via Redhill

Redhill is around five minutes’ travel on the train, where there are further direct Southern or Thameslink services to London Bridge, London Victoria, Peterborough, Gatwick Airport, Horsham and Kent.

Buses