Free Bus Passes For Older People

Coronavirus: bus service and concessionary travel disruption Bus services may be altered or reduced due to the Coronavirus situation. Whilst known information will be published on the buses Temporary Change page, it is suggested that you contact the operator or visit their website or social media, before travelling. To assist the elderly and disabled who may be […]

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 […]

Mole Valley Life – Winter 2020 Newsletter

The Mole Valley Life Winter 2020 newsletter has been published and there is a lot of useful information for our senior and/or vulnerable residents and their carers. Click on the image below to visit the Mole Valley Life website and the 2020 Newsletter. 

Lavender Catering and Mid Surrey Community Fridges Launch “Outreach Connect”

Lavender Catering team

When local Bookham company, Lavender Catering, experienced a severe reduction in the number of functions they were catering for during the COVID-19 lock down, owner Melanie Williams turned her attention to providing a much needed free meals service to NHS staff at eight local hospitals. The NHS paid for supplies, and Melanie’s team prepared the […]

Claire’s Great Bookham Mask Tree

Claire Ede - Great Bookham Mask Tree

Bookham resident Claire Ede has been very busy over the last few months creating face coverings for people to use when out and about. So far Claire has made nearly 800 masks. They are made from three layers cotton with a lightweight interfacing or cotton/polycotton filter layer and follow World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines. It […]

Bookham Community Fridge Has Moved!

Report from Valerie Lambert The Community Fridge is on the move! On Friday 17th July we moved the fridges and freezers and everything connected with the distribution of food to The Bookham Youth Centre.  We have been so grateful to the Baptist Church for being so accommodating and supportive over the last few months as […]

Former Bookham Youth Centre to be re-purposed as a COVID-19 Food Distribution Hub

The Surrey Local Resilience Forum will be re-purposing the former Bookham Youth Centre as a food distribution hub, as part of the their response to COVID-19. The Property Services team at Surrey County Council (SCC) identified the former Bookham Youth Centre site for use as a distribution hub, a suggestion that was ratified by the […]

Epsom Hospital

Epsom Hospital – Return to Normal Service. Message from Chris Grayling – MP for Epsom & Ewell I have been asked to provide an update about the return of normal service at Epsom Hospital. This is the current situation. Outpatient departments are now accepting all referrals from GPs and doing 50% of the consultations virtually. […]

Bookham Says “Thank You” to Our Local Traders and Essential Workers

You may have noticed on all the BRA Noticeboards around the village we have added a “Thank You” poster to all our local traders and essential workers who have kept and continue to keep the village going with our everyday needs. If you would like to print out an A4  copy for your window etc […]