With the clocks going back and temperatures dipping, winter is on its way. So now’s the time to start preparing for winter and making sure you keep warm, keep well and are prepared and safe. Simply follow our three-step plan.
Looking to keep fit but put off by the autumn weather and dark evenings? Look no further than your local leisure centre – and if you live in the north of the borough you’re in for a treat at the all-new Tadworth Leisure and Community Centre.
From 9 November we won’t be accepting plastic carrier bags in your mixed recycling. This comes hot on the heels of government changes requiring larger shops to charge 5p for all single-use carrier bags - a move designed to reduce the use of plastic bags and the litter they cause.
Have you ever wondered what the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead gets up to? Well now’s your chance to find out! If you know someone in year 5 or 6 at school in the borough who would like to design a Christmas card for the Mayor of Reigate & Banstead to send to her friends in the community, colleagues and VIPs – then they could win the opportunity to be Mini Mayor for a day!
You may consider having an MOT for your car or even for yourself – but have you considered undertaking a winter MOT for your home? This is a good time of year to make sure your home is ready for winter.