Like the High Street & Church Road Christmas Lights?

Thanks again to Christian Dowse and his team at DCI on Bookham Industrial Estate for his quick work in getting all of the Christmas lights up again especially in this difficult year. Our High Street and Church Road retailers have added their own displays and it has been good to see so many appreciative comments […]

Future Mole Valley Draft Local Plan Update

Update from Peter Seaward – BRA Chairman The BRA has been heavily involved in lobbying the Council to get a fair deal for Bookham from the Future Mole Valley Draft Local Plan. The BRA recognises, and wants the Council to respect, the effort and views expressed by all in the village as part of their […]

Future Mole Valley Draft Local Plan: BRA Response Submitted

We have finished our response to the Draft Local Mole Valley Local Plan and delivered it to the Council on Monday, 23rd March. I need to thank many people who spent far too many hours of their personal time responding to this weighty document. Also thanks to Richard Davey and Dan Coffin of IliveinBookham Facebook […]

75th Anniversary of D-Day – Young Street Memorial

Residents may or may not be aware that a large contingent of Canadian troops were stationed in Bookham prior to embarking to France as part of the D-Day landings 75 years ago today, 6th June 1944. A memorial to the Canadians who died in action is situated on Young Street. The BRA along with other […]

Mole Valley District Council’s Local Plan (2018 -2033): Implications for Bookham

(10th Sept update – MVDC postponement) Mole Valley District Council are reaching the end of their work on the next Local Plan. Called “Future Mole Valley” a policy (once completed) sets out plans for development across Mole Valley for the period 2018-2033, includes targets for delivering new homes, identify locations for development and sets out […]