Work by UK Power Networks in Oxted

During January and February 2019, UK Power Networks will be carrying out some work on Station Road East and Gresham Road in Oxted.

The work, which will take place in sections, is necessary to improve the area’s power supply for the long term.

Work to demolish the Oxted gasholder will begin in January 2019

Work to prepare for the demolition of the gasholder in Oxted will begin on Wednesday 2 January 2019. The work will be carried out by demolition experts John F Hunt on behalf of St William Homes LLP, which is the owner of the gasholder site.

After an initial set up period, a crane will arrive on the site at the end of January to help workers access the top of the frame. The frame of the gasholder will be dismantled piece by piece with the debris contained and collected from within the gasholder.

Council’s financial position clearer following government and Surrey County Council announcements

Recent funding announcements from the government and Surrey County Council have given the Council more clarity over its financial position going forward. The Council’s robust financial planning has enabled it to continue to fund vital services despite receiving no Revenue Support Grant and it is confident this approach will continue to best protect services in the challenging times ahead.

Recycle right over the festive period

The countdown to Christmas has begun. Find out more about recycling Christmas paper and cards, real Christmas trees and unwanted or broken Christmas lights, plus information on changes to rubbish and recycling collection days.

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