Hedge Planting in Norbury Park

Leatherhead company, CGI, as part of its “No Planet B” initiative to plant 8,00 native trees and shrubs around its UK offices has donated locally sourced hedging shrubs to Surrey Wildlife Trust. In this area the shrubs and trees are being used to fill the gaps in the hedge that runs along Phoenice Fields in […]

Launch of I Live In Bookham web site

iliveinbookham.com is a new online hub for things to do, places to go, news and featured articles, regular and special events, local amenity & business listings.

Making Bookham a Plastic Free Community

Meeting Report From Transition Bookham. We’re very excited to have signed up to the Plastic Free Communities initiative run by Surfers Against Sewage, aimed at reducing single-use plastic. Our project launch meeting took place on 20th November, when we were delighted to be joined by a wide range of people including representatives from business and […]

Question Time Report

On 6th November the BRA held its annual “Bookham Question Time” event which gives all residents the opportunity to ask their elected Councillors questions on local issues. There was a full house at the Old Barn Hall with nearly a 100 residents attending. Managing the questions was Rev Alan Jenkins. Questions ranged from traffic management […]

Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust – New Hospital

Press Release from Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust The Government confirmed that hundreds of millions of pounds of funding is to be made available for Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust to develop a new major acute hospital. This multi-million pound investment will transform patient care for the 500,000 people […]

Bookham Trees

There are now over 130 trees planted by BRA Tree Wardens. Details of the location and variety are listed below.

BRA Pre-Owned Bookstall Closure

Would residents please note that the BRA has decided to discontinue with its fund raising pre-owned bookstall. There has been less interest in pre-owned books during the last past few years and we have been unable to find any volunteers or suitable storage since the previous volunteer had to resign due to poor health. Therefore […]