TWOAT News – August 2017

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust is delighted to report that a record sum of £318 for us was raised when volunteers were selling teas and cakes during the NGS Garden Opening by Keith and Elizabeth Lewis at 41 Shelvers Way on Saturday August 6. The main events for TWOAT later this year are : […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Gardening News – August 2017

High summer in your garden By Sarah Wilson Many thanks to everyone who helped or visited our garden this summer – over the summer we have made £1800 for the NGS and £825 for the Childrens Trust. The NGS supports a number of charities including Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie, Parkinson’s UK and the MS […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – July 2017

TWOAT is delighted to report that John Allinson has been awarded an MBE for his “Services to Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust”.  In fact John was one of the original founders and the first chair of the charity in 1982.  Since then TWOAT has raised over £408,000 and supported several hundred projects in the […] Continue reading →

News from the KRA – Proposed Changes to Waste Management

Many members have complained to the KRA about fly-tipping in their neighbourhood, and we have brought this to the attention of our Councillors. In tandem with this, Cllr Rod Ashford has provided the following update: Surrey County Council are holding a public consultation regarding a Revised Waste Management plan that will affect us in Kingswood. […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Gardening News – July 2017

Midsummer Jottings By Sarah Wilson July and August colour I was anxious that for my open garden on Sunday there wouldn’t be much colour in the garden as I rely on shrubs and perennials for colour and only had a few non-hardy plants such as scented Pelargonium in pots. I needn’t have worried because I […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Post Office

News from the KRA Residents may not be aware that the sub post office is now being run by Mrs Urvashi Patel. Mrs Patel is not connected with the business which operates the shop and has asked us to publish the statement below to clarify the position. Dear Kingswood Residents, I would like to introduce […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – June 2017

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust’s two sponsored walks in May attracted the largest ever participation with 46 walkers plus Digby the Labradoodle  The walkers traversed the Downs from Epsom Race Course to the Sportsman in Mogador via Headley returning via Walton-on-the-Hill. The walk was enlivened with anecdotes from local historian, Jean Clew. The record turnout […] Continue reading →