Kingswood Gardening News – January 2017

Four New Year’s resolutions for you and your garden. By Sarah Wilson Resolution one – Look after the birds We should all be welcoming garden birds into our gardens, not only do we want then to eat our slugs and snails but we should value their cheerful song in winter and spring. Suburban gardens are […] Continue reading →

Surrey Police : Protect Your Valuables after Christmas

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. Protect Your Valuables after Christmas Burglary has significantly reduced locally, helped by Surrey residents protecting themselves by securing their properties, ensuring doors are locked, and lights are left on. However, even with this decrease, we still […] Continue reading →

The Little Book of Big Scams

The KRA has received a number of alerts from Surrey Police and we pass these on to you now. 1) Phone Scam Alert A member of the public received a phone call a few days ago from 01572675765, The caller did not give her much detail but told her that they had a cheque for […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Gardening News – December 2016

Kingswood Gardening News – December 2016 By Sarah Wilson Winter in the garden. It really is winter now – all the leaves have fallen and we have had several frosts. I think that this winter might be a hard one, unlike last year when there were very few really frosty nights. All your non- hardy […] Continue reading →

Renewal of Water Mains – Temporary road closures

The KRA has received notification of the following water mains renewal by Sutton and East Surrey Water and would like to pass on this information to residents. Renewal of Water Main Information: B2032 Outwood Lane and Castle Road, near Chipstead – December 2016 to May 2017 Sutton and East Surrey Water is to invest £320,000 in […] Continue reading →

Forewarned is Forearmed

The KRA has received news of a small spate of burglaries in the northern Reigate and Banstead area which could link to those in Epsom and Ewell. In the meantime Surrey Police continue to patrol in marked and unmarked cars. We do not want residents to be worried about burglaries but would like to make […] Continue reading →

Surrey Police : Cash Machines

We have had a spate of incidents where by cash machines that have the new security features are having coins jammed into their card reader, forcing members of the public to go to the next nearest cash point with less security features added. We are working with the local banks to try and identify the […] Continue reading →