The Garstons Triangle – MVDC Grants Asset of Community Value

In 2020 following a campaign by local people working in conjunction with the Bookham Community Association (BCA) and the Bookhams Residents’ Association (BRA) a joint appeal was made to Bookham residents requesting support to help safeguard the Garstons by having the parcel of land known as the Garstons Triangle as an Asset of Community Value. (Click […]

Future Mole Valley – March 2021 Newsletter

Please note that Future Mole Valley newsletter below states that the date of the Local Elections as Thursday 7 May 2021. The correct date of the Local Elections is Thursday 6 May 2021.

Planning Applications in Bookham

Each week MVDC publish planning applications that have been submitted across the district. This is an extract of the applications made in Bookham. You may comment on planning applications on the Mole Valley District Council web site using the reference number to search by. The BRA seeks to preserve the character of the Bookhams by reviewing […]

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 […]

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 […]

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  

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 […]