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Postcard Protest Campaign – Hersham Green Shopping Centre

By | March 12, 2023

The SAVE HERSHAM GREEN SHOPPING CENTRE CAMPAIGN has started – YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE – by filling in a protest postcard. ACT NOW! – Please Help  Send a postcard saying you object to the huge proposed redevelopment of Hersham Shopping Centre (200 dwellings, 400+ more people, no parking provision, too many stories high, […]

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HRA meeting 1st February (all welcome)

By | January 30, 2023

Meeting Watermans Arms Function Room 7:30 Wednesday 1 st February (arrive in advance for a drink) Agenda Welcome and introductions Any key matters arising from our 2 nd November meeting (and other previous meetings) which need comment / resolution Key matter for discussion – Hersham Green Shopping Centre  Resume of current situation / and […]

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HRA letter to EBC about Hersham Green Shopping Centre and the Local Plan

By | January 19, 2023

The HRA has written to Elmbridge suggesting that the densities for accommodation at Hersham Green in the draft Local Plan are unreasonable and were not subject to proper consultation, and therefore should be urgently reviewed. The letter which can be accessed here sets out reasons why we strongly feel that this must be addressed.

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HRA raise money for Hersham |Foodbank

By | January 15, 2023

Last week the HRA officially presented a cheque for £1,400.70p to the Hersham and Walton Foodbank. The money was raised from a Christmas raffle for a food hamper donated by Waitrose. The HRA sold raffle tickets to Christmas shoppers in Hersham Green Shopping Centre. See link below for a picture of the presentation of the […]

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‘Holding’ response from the developers

By | December 15, 2022

The HRA has received a reply from the developers acknowledging our submission and concerns – and saying that they will be pleased to engage with the community and our association in the new year. The HRA will keep our members updated as and when there is any further news.

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Hersham Green Shopping Centre Proposals; see the HRA response to the developers

By | November 14, 2022

Our response to the developers can be accessed here for information you have not already expressed your views / put forward any queries you may have – the suggested emails to use to contact the developer are as follows: and, you might also want to copy to Mark Phillipson who is the co-founder […]

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Flipchart feedback from 4 /10/22 public meeting about the Hersham Green Proposals

By | October 9, 2022

The flip charts from the above meeting which summarise the main points raised by the 70 + people who attended can be accessed here: The flipcharts include a summary of the current situation, and concerns raised in the following areas: – infrastructure parking access retail issues blight during development design/size issues overdevelopment not being […]

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Hersham Green – how to make your views known

By | October 9, 2022

Thank you to all those who attended the public meeting on 4/10/22 at the Waterman’s Arms about the proposed demolition and development of Hersham Green Shopping Centre. It was suggested that any residents with strong feelings about this issue should make their views known to the developers now – rather than waiting for a formal […]

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Hersham Green Shopping Centre – public consultation

By | September 25, 2022

You will have probably seen the leaflet from ‘Quadrant Repurpose’ about their initial proposals for Hersham Green Shopping Centre and the public consultation, however for reference there several drop in events they are running in the (former) Martins newsagents premises in the H Green centre on:-  Thursday 29th from 3:00pm – 7:00 pm  and on […]

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HRA response to local plan consultation

By | September 19, 2022

The HRA responded to Elmbridge local plan consultation in July 2022 – a copy of our response can be downloaded here: The response was critical of various sites identified by the plan for residential use in Hersham, particularly where the sites currently perform a useful community function. See the response for details. The HRA […]

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