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Hersham Sunflower Competition 2017 – Winners Announced

By | September 15, 2017

The winners of this years competition are as follows: The cash prize for the Tallest Sunflower at a very impressive 3 meters and 58 cms – went to a grower at 247 Hersham Road. The best front garden display was at 105 Burwood Road and the grower received a very well deserved £25 Squires voucher. The […]

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Hersham Village Hall

By | July 31, 2017

An HRA communication to Elmbridge Borough Council concerning the village hall closure can be downloaded here.  The HRA understands from the response that the Council had no option but to close the Hall in light of safety concerns – and that all options going forward will be reviewed in September.  It has also been clarified […]

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Hersham Community Council Campaign and petition

By | July 9, 2017

  The group pushing for a community council for Hersham has started delivery of leaflets and information about the campaign and petition.  For those who have not yet seen the details; Click on the following link to find out more

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HRA responses to Consultations – including Drake Park Appeal Comments

By | June 27, 2017

The recent HRA response to the Drake Park planning appeal can be accessed here in the HRA responses to consultations tab along with all other HRA responses. (this tab and various other useful tabs can also found on the RHS of this webpage).

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Hersham Village Hall and Centre for the Community (Day Centre) Closure / New plans? / Maintenance issues etc

By | June 27, 2017

  The following item has been posted recently on Elmbridge B Council’s website see: – Hersham Village Hall and Hersham Centre for the Community The article refers to both buildings having complex mechanical and electrical installations which are at the end of their useful life and as such have an impact on the fire integrity […]

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Feature on Hersham and Walton Foodbank

By | June 7, 2017

At the 2017 HRA AGM Nina Malyon gave an excellent talk about her work as Manager of Hersham and Walton Food Bank which has its main store in Falkners Road Hersham. It was suggested that this deserved a separate post on the HRA Blog to help highlight the excellent work which its dedicated volunteers carry […]

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Update from the HRA AGM on 18 April 2017

By | May 27, 2017

The HRA’s AGM and public meeting went very well and as normal provided a good opportunity to catch up on HRA activity and discuss matters of interest or concern for Hersham and its residents.  After the meeting there was an excellent speaker on the Hersham and Walton foodbank. Minutes from the meeting are available here: […]

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See our most recent Spring 2017 newsletter

By | April 21, 2017

The HRA April 2017 newsletter includes details of the AGM on 18 May at the WI Hall Burhill Road – to which members and non members are very welcome; (current members were sent a copy of the newsletter by post). The newsletter includes details of the Hersham Sunflower Competition – it’s not too late to plant […]

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HRA response to the Elmbridge Local Plan Consultation

By | February 24, 2017

HRA response to the EBC local plan consultation – Feb 24th 2017 The Hersham Residents Association’s response to the Elmbridge Borough Council local plan consultation can be downloaded here. Many thanks to those who contributed by emailing views and suggestions and committee members who helped shape the response. No doubt there will be further discussions […]

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Email Elmbridge Planning with your opinions about building on the green land bordering Queens Rd.

By | February 22, 2017

 .  Email: planningpolicy@elmbridge.gov.uk Urgent: Please comment by This Friday 24th. Feb You don’t have to log in to the Elmbridge site to have your opinion recorded.. Just drop them an email. The government has ordered Elmbridge Council to prepare plans to permit 9,000 new homes to be built in the borough. Elmbridge has tabled its […]

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