Nominate a Surrey Young Superstar

Do you know a young person who has been fundraising, volunteering or contributed to their community in some way over the past year? Or maybe you know a young person who has overcome adversity or is a young carer, regularly looking after a loved one. If you do, why not nominate them for the Surrey Young Superstars Awards before 23 April?

Planning application for the re-development of Ellice Road car park, Oxted recommended for approval

The planning application for the re-development of the Ellice Road car park in Oxted was recommended for approval by the Planning Committee on Thursday 5 April. 

The application will now be taken to the full Council meeting on 19 April for the Council as a whole to decide whether to grant planning permission. If it is approved work is expected to begin in June and be completed by the end of the year.

National Minimum wage campaign

The government’s National Minimum wage campaign was launched earlier this year to ensure the UK’s lowest paid workers receive the correct rates of pay when the National Minimum wage and National Living Wage increased on 1 April 2018.