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Kingswood Residents Association

Selecta DNA Property Marking

News from the KRA Residents who attended the AGM last year may recall that Surrey Police recommended Selecta DNA property marking so that personal possessions can easily be identified if stolen. We have been advised that the police will be running two drop in sessions this month to promote the system. Both sessions will be […] Continue reading →

Gas Works in Outwood Lane – UPDATE

Further information will be available shortly regarding possible amendments to the planned work detailed below. —————- The Gas Supply Company is replacing the old metal gas mains with plastic pipework on Outwood Lane between ‘The Glade’ and Chipstead. The road will be single lane only, working as Single Lane Alternate Traffic (SALT) working from now until the […] Continue reading →

Gas Works in Outwood Lane

The Gas Supply Company is replacing the old metal gas mains with plastic pipework on Outwood Lane between ‘The Glade’ and Chipstead. The road will be single lane only, working as Single Lane Alternate Traffic (SALT) working from now until the end of April 2019. To avoid considerable delay, please DO NOT use Outwood Lane […] Continue reading →

News from Surrey County Council – Have Your Say Consultation on Elderly Care and Learning Disabilities

The Kingswood Residents’ Association would like to bring the following letter from Mr Ken Gulati – Surrey County Council, to residents attention. Consultations https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/council-and-democracy/have-your-say/consultations Dear all As many of you will know Surrey County Council is facing huge financial pressures. The number of residents needing our support – whether it is for learning disabilities or […] Continue reading →

Fairer Funding for Surrey’s Roads

News from the KRA The Kingswood Residents’ Association would like to bring the following petition to residents attention. Please note the petition deadline is 2nd November 2018. We call upon the Government to reform the Fairer Funding Formula to ensure there is enough money for road repair and up-keep. The current method for calculating the […] Continue reading →

Planning Appeal – Fairlawn, The Glade 2018

News from the KRA Dear resident, The KRA wants to make you aware of a potential threat to the character of our village which could have far-reaching effects for us all. For the past nine years, developers have been trying to demolish one of the most characterful houses in the area – Fairlawn, in The […] Continue reading →

Boundary Commission result

News from the KRA Final recommendations of the Boundary Review were published yesterday, 2 October 2018. Further to our canvassing and with your support in July and August, we formally lodged a comprehensive residents’ response with the Boundary Commission in August 2018. We are very pleased to advise that the Boundary Commission has accepted our […] Continue reading →

Do Not Split Kingswood – Boundary Commission Proposals

Boundary Commission Proposals for Kingswood As you may be aware, the Boundary Commission (BC) is revising the ward boundaries throughout the country making adjustments to achieve a more even number of voters in each ward. This exercise is undertaken from time to time to adjust for population changes. In the course of making any changes, […] Continue reading →

Boundary Commission proposals for Kingswood

As you may already be aware, the Boundary Commission (which operates entirely independently of our Councillors) has been reviewing the local wards in the area as apparently there is more of an imbalance in resident numbers between wards than is desirable. The objective is to examine whether by adjusting ward boundaries, the number of residents […] Continue reading →