COVID-19 Community Vaccination Programme for Surrey – FAQs

Information from NHS Surrey Heartlands Clinical Commissioning Group.  Please do not to contact the NHS to seek a Covid-19 vaccine appointment, you will be contacted when an appointment is available, and please be patient.  When you are contacted, please attend your booked appointment. Also to  remind people that both doses of the vaccine are needed […]

Action Needed to Protect Our Open Green Space. Statutory Consultation Now Closed

The statutory consultation period has now closed and over 70 Letters of Representation have been submitted to MVDC Planning Department. A big “thank you” to everyone who submitted a Letters of Representation. If you would like to see the submissions you may do so on the MVDC Planning Application page: MVDC Planning Application MO/2020/2070 Letters […]

New Youth and Community Centre: Planning Application Still Open for Your Comments.

26th January 2021 Update. Although the statutory consultation period has now closed, we understand that MVDC will still accept comments from residents. At long last the outline planning application for the new Bookham Youth and Community Centre on the Lower Road Recreation Ground has been issued. Residents may now submit their comments to Mole Valley […]

Wonky Village Sign!

You may have noticed in the last few days that the Bookham village sign at the top of the High St / Lower Shott has been leaning at an odd angle. To ensure there is no likelihood of the sign coming down and causing damage or an accident the sign has been taken down temporarily […]

Howard of Effingham School: Work to Commence in 2021?

We have seen on other social media sites that Berkeley Homes are saying that work could  commence on the Howard of Effingham development early in the New Year. However several planning issues have yet to resolved so the external post below from Berkeley Homes is for information only at this stage. We hope that in […]

Information on accessing food banks and community fridges in the district

Message from Mole Valley District Coucil Helping Families with Food Poverty in Mole Valley Mole Valley District Council (MVDC) will do all it can to prevent children from going hungry this winter.  The main MVDC website and main phone line (01306 885001) both provide information for anyone with financial difficulties who may be struggling to […]

Enjoying 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, Lower Shott and Church Road retailers have added their own displays and it has been good to see so many […]

Future Mole Valley 2020 Newsletter + Timetable

We have received this update on the Future Mole Valley Local Plan and timetable. You can click on the links within the Newsletter.  It is interesting to note that MVDC is applying more consideration to the Green Belt issue which was raised by residents and the BRA’s responses earlier this year. Les Huett BRA Communications  

Blue Hearts Update

Blue Hearts sign outside of The Grange

Further to our previous article on the Blue Heart signs in place on some of the A246 verges which have been left unmown this summer to allow wildflowers to bloom and encourage a diversity of pollinators. The verges on the A246 lived up to our expectations with a variety of wildflowers continuing to flower as […]