Author Archives: HRA Admin

HRA meeting from 7.00 to 8.00pm on Thursday 20th September 2018

By | September 17, 2018

The next HRA committee meeting will be held from 7.00 – 8.00 on Thursday 20th September 2018 at the Watermans Arms function room, all are welcome – whether you are an HRA member or not. The main items on the agenda will be an update and discussion on Turners Lane, and also on the Village […]

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Creation of a Community Council (HCC) for Hersham

By | September 12, 2018

The group promoting the creation of a Community Council (HCC) for Hersham are holding weekly informal drop in sessions on Thursdays at the Watermans Arms function room from 8.00. The sessions will continue during the consultation which Elmbridge are running (which ends on 23th October). All are very welcome to come along to listen, ask […]

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Your Voice Matters – Elmbridge event in Hersham

By | September 12, 2018

This is an informal drop-in session where Councillors, partners and relevant Elmbridge Officers will be available to speak to local residents, followed by a presentation and Q&A session with the Leader of Elmbridge Borough Council, Councillor Tim Oliver at 7.30pm. Use the link below to book onto your local Your Voice Matters event in Hersham […]

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Sunflower competition 2018

By | September 10, 2018

Sunflowers seem to be maturing later this year. However the judging so far has revealed a clear front runner for the height category – at 3 meters and 24 cms. If you can beat this please send details and a picture to The winner will be announced shortly.

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Turners Lane

By | August 20, 2018

At a well attended HRA meeting at the Bricklayers Arms on 8 August there was general concern expressed about developments at Turners Lane triggered by Burhill Estates recent moves to claim legal ownership of the lane. There was speculation and concern that this might lead to an intensification of use and eventual two way traffic […]

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Hersham Village Hall Update from Elmbridge

By | July 19, 2018

At the full council meeting of Elmbridge Borough held on 18 July, an announcement was made that the Council will be seeking views on a comprehensive redevelopment on the site of Hersham Centre and Hall. An extract from the post on Elmbridge B Council’s website states: “ In consultation with the residents and key stakeholders […]

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Hersham Community Council, Some Significant Developments

By | July 18, 2018

Following the submission of a petition from the Hersham Community Council Steering Group, Elmbridge Council, has set the wheels in motion to carry out a formal review on the proposal to create a Community Council by getting the opinions of local people and organisations. For more detailed information about the Community Council including what it […]

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Delays in updating the blog

By | July 13, 2018

Apologies that the HRA Hersham blog hasn’t been kept up-to-date over the last few months (since the AGM) with the usual efficiency, this is due to temporary pressures of work and life on members of the committee. However, normal service is being resumed – and some new additional items have been added – but backdated […]

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Andrew Sturgis

By | June 11, 2018

It was with great sadness that the HRA committee and members heard that Andrew passed away on 10th June 2018, aged 100, at St Mary’s Church, Oatlands where he was attending a social barbeque event. Andrew was a founder member and later President of Hersham Residents Association (the HRA). He was a lynchpin, an inspiration […]

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Welcome to Hersham!

By | May 26, 2018

If you have recently moved to Hersham – this leaflet is for you! HRA resident welcome leaflet …. longer term residents might also be interested – why not take a look and pass this leaflet to a new neighbour in your street? Weblinks to local facilities / Services clubs etc are included – if you […]

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