E-Briefing – June 2021

Welcome to our June Newsletter

We have had a very successful month of May. David Young was elected to the Elmbridge Borough Council and the appeal by the Jockey Club on the Sandown Park development was defeated. A big thank you to all of our supporters and helpers who contributed to the election success and the Sandown success.

Campaign News  

Have your say about Pedestrian and Cycling improvements. Elmbridge BC is working with Surrey CC on a feasibility study for the Elmbridge Local Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Plan. You can submit your ideas onto an interactive map – but you need to do it by June 13th… Click here to find out how.

Council News

May 2021 Election Success The ERA’s candidate, David Young, won the May 6th local election to Elmbridge Borough Council. Here is a summary of the result.

Planning News

Sandown Park Appeal Dismissed. The appeal by the Jockey Club on their planning application was dismissed by the Planning Inspector and this decision was upheld by the government. This success was in no small part due to the effort of ERA’s Linda Stotebury and Cllr Richard Williams. Details about the appeal decision can be found on our website.

Local Interest

Blue Plaque #1. The first blue plaque was erected by the ERA in 2010 for Francis Williamson. Click here to find out more about him.