The Somme An Exhibition – Friday 8th July 10am – 4pm

Walton, Tadworth & Kingswood History Society would like to invite Kingswood residents to a local Somme Exhibition commemorating the 100th Anniversary – to be held on Friday 8th July from 10am – 4pm at The Good Shepherd in Tadworth. The exhibition will tell the story of the local young men, including those from Kingswood, who […] Continue reading →

Kingswood – Your view on transport routes

The Kingswood Residents’ Association has just received the following information from Surrey County Council. Surrey County Council is consulting on proposals for sustainable transport improvements on routes between Epsom & Banstead including improved facilities for cyclists, pedestrians and bus users. The consultation is open from Monday 27 June until Sunday 14 August 2016. During this […] Continue reading →

Kingswood – Road Repairs in Warren Drive

Repairs to Warren Drive The proposed timetable is as follows: Mon 4th July – Planeing of patches, kays at ends of main resurfacing area & scoring of main area to provide key for new surface. Access should be no problem although there will be men working on the road in various areas. Tue 5th July […] Continue reading →

Surrey Matters Magazine – New Food Waste Rules

The new edition of Surrey Matters from Surrey County Council is now available and if you haven’t received a copy through your letterbox you can read it on line here:   We would like to bring to the attention of residents a change regarding the use of bags in the food waste caddy, which […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Gardening News – June 2016

Do you love your acid loving plants? By Sarah Wilson The longest day has passed and the Rhododendrons in Kingswood Warren are past their best – but they were a glorious sight to behold in early June. Visitors to Kingswood love the sheer exuberance of the prolific Rhododendron ponticum that line our roads. Most gardeners […] Continue reading →

Kingswood Local Rail Services

Residents who travel by rail will be aware that the reliability of the train service has been deteriorating steadily and over recent months has been totally unacceptable. Crispin Blunt MP has already taken up this issue as can be seen from his press statement here, but I suspect that he needs more ammunition to bring about […] Continue reading →

Warning – Credit card scam in Kingswood

A resident has recently reported that new credit cards which had been mailed to them were intercepted in the post and used fraudulently. The likelihood is that the credit cards were actually stolen from their mailbox. There were several incidents like this in Kingswood last year and indeed police made an arrest some months ago, […] Continue reading →

Oak Processionary Moth Caterpillars

A resident of Kingswood has recently had a visit  from the Forestry Commission to apply traps in his oak tree which had a potentially lethal moth living in it. This moth eventually kills the oak tree and is also dangerous to humans as the hairs on their bodies can give you a really bad rash. Please be […] Continue reading →