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  • Can you help Chertsey Meads?

    Chertsey Meads is a large meadow with a modern playground and two picnic areas overlooking the River Thames. This open space is perfect for weekend family visits, days out and dog walking.

    Published: 29 September 2021

    Chertsey Meads play area
  • Magna Square welcomes Royal Holloway students

    The first of the four new buildings which will make up the £90m Magna Square development in Egham, Surrey, has now been completed, in a major milestone for the high-profile town centre site.

    Published: 23 September 2021

    A picture of Alex Williams, Corporate Head of Assets and Regeneration at Runnymede Borough Council and Cllr Nick Prescot, leader of Runnymede Council sat on two purple sofas.
  • Local Youth Hub set to launch

    We are pleased to announce the launch of a new Youth Hub which will provide expert support for young people aged 18-24.

    Published: 13 September 2021

    A photo of Councillor Chris Sadler Elmbridge Borough Council, Christine Ricketts, Principal of Brooklands College and Councillor Nick Prescot, Leader of Runnymede Borough Council
  • Fined: car wash owner who flouted Covid rules

    A car wash owner from Egham has been fined £3,000 by magistrates for repeatedly flouting Coronavirus rules, which required his business to close during the pandemic lockdowns.

    Published: 31 August 2021

  • Helping Afghan refugees

    Public sector bodies across Surrey are currently helping with the arrival of Afghan migrants into the UK.

    Published: 27 August 2021

    Afghan mum and child
  • Council receive Armed Forces Silver Award

    Runnymede Borough Council recently received the Armed Forces Covenant Silver Award from the UK Ministry of Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

    Published: 26 August 2021

  • Summer fun for local children

    This August, the Foxhills Community Camp returns, enabling 80 children to enjoy a free holiday club.

    Published: 4 August 2021