Monthly Archives: October 2011

Redhill Youth Club officially open

I had a great time at the launch of Redhill Youth Club today. The club has been running since September on Friday evenings at the Youth Association building off Marketfield Way (behind Liquid and Envy).  They are already attracting 35+ young people each week and have a growing team of volunteers supporting the one paid […]

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Wedding bells

      Congratulations to Jonathan Essex and his new wife Fiona, who got married on Saturday 22 October at the Baptist Church in Redhill. The wedding was followed by a reception at Newdigate and the happy couple are now enjoying a honeymoon in Switzerland, visiting members of Fiona’s family.    

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Last day of consultation on new planning rules – here’s our response

The Government’s consultation on its proposed changes to the planning system closes today. Surrey Green Party submitted a response, which you can download from the link below. We are concerned that many aspects of the Draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) will have a negative impact on Surrey residents, and on the wider environment. We are […]

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Green Councillors call for solar panels on Town Hall

Redhill’s Green Councillors introduced a motion at last week’s Council Meeting calling on the Council to install solar panels on the Town Hall and other public buildings. The motion also called on the Council to set up an Energy Services Company, to facilitate community and commercial investment in solar panels – and enable these benefits […]

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Greens call for major improvements and one-year delay in introducing new national planning rules

Green Party members in Surrey have responded to the Government’s draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) – calling for major changes and a delay in implementing the framework’s proposals. Cllr Sarah Finch said “The proposed new planning framework would take away protection for our precious countryside and urban green spaces. This would make it easier […]

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Block the bridge and help save the NHS

Update – see photos and report from the protest on the Redhill Coalition Against Cuts website I will be attending the UKuncut rally outside the Houses of Parliament on Sunday with other members of the Redhill Coalition Against Cuts. The aim is to show the strength of opposition to the government’s plans to dismantle the […]

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