Author Archives: HRA Admin

HRA Response to the Turners Lane rights of way Inquiry

By | October 1, 2018

The HRA’s response to the above inquiry can be downloaded here. The response includes a general overview and refers to testimonies from individuals which are also likely to be submitted – these will be IMPORTANT in determining the inquiry. So, if you have used Turners Lane, particularly from 2001 to 2006 – your submission is […]

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The 2018 HRA Sunflower Competition Winner

By | September 30, 2018

Although sunflowers have been less numerous this year, we have a very worthy winner with a 3 meters 24 cms sunflower grown in a front garden on the Burwood Road.  Mr Ned Ruffle (92) is a veteran sunflower grower and his efforts were rewarded with a £25 voucher from Squires. The HRA would like to thank […]

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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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Development at Whiteley Village

By | August 22, 2018

At the HRA committee meeting on 8 August it was noted that a previously refused application to build a significant number of dwellings on Chestnut Meadow in Whiteley Village and additional care facilities in the region of Whiteley Walk was now the subject of an appeal hearing under the jurisdiction of an inspector representing the […]

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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 concern about developments at Turners Lane triggered by Burhill Estates recent moves to claim legal ownership of the lane. There was speculation that this might lead to an intensification of use and eventual two way traffic to the golf club […]

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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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