Category: Waverley Borough Council

Resident letter: Do we really want to be paying for a MSCP for the next 50 years when there may be alternative means of transport available to commuters?

Dear Editor, I was surprised to read in this week’s edition of the Haslemere Herald, 10th October, that some of our Haslemere Town Councillors should want to ignore a democratic process to meet their political leader’s demands.  It is no…

Tesco are applying to remove car parking spaces and put in a car wash

Location Tesco Stores Ltd, Lion Green, Haslemere GU27 1LD Planning Application Record: WA/2014/1361  Proposal Change of Use of nine parking spaces to hand car wash and valeting operation; erection of an office and canopy.  Applicant Company Waves Consultancy Limited  Applicant…

Councils should show where parking fees spent, says RAC

From the BBC website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-28518696 Councils should show where they are spending revenues from parking charges, according to the RAC motoring group. Four people in five surveyed by the motoring group said parking charges had increased in towns and cities.…

Have your say in the future of Haslemere

Haslemere is in the process of drawing up a neighbourhood plan for the town. This is a chance to have a say in many issues including parking. Haslemere Vision would love you to complete their survey, please click on a…

Community Planning Workshop – Fairground Car Park

From Haslemere Vision’s website: Community Planning Workshop – Fairground Car Park Come to a community planning workshop on Saturday 21st June – 2- 5.30pm at The Wey Centre, The Fairground, Wey Hill, Haslemere, GU27 1DQ The Community’s Vision for future…

@HaslemereChmbr rejects Wey Hill plan

From the website of the Haslemere Chamber of Trade and Commerce, a statement issued last week regarding Waverley Borough Council’s plans to refurbish the Wey Hill fairground Haslemere & District Chamber of Trade & Commerce has voiced strong opposition to…

Haslemere Town Council letter opposing the Wey Hill full refurbishment

This is the text of the letter sent by Haslemere Town Council to the Planning Inspectorate regarding Waverley Borough Council’s application to spend £342,000 on the Wey Hill Fairground refurbishment on common land. The Planning Inspectorate Room 3/25B, Hawk Wing…

Legal fees spent by @WaverleyBC on public inquiries

Waverley Borough Council has set aside £30,000 for legal fees for the Wey Hill Fairground public inquiry. Via an FOI request, this is a breakdown of what WBC has spent on recent public inquiries. (Note Undershaw is not included as…

E-mail to Councillor Jim Edwards of @WaverleyBC regarding Wey Hill Fairground

E-mail to Cllr Edwards, sent this evening Dear Cllr Edwards On the Waverley Borough Council website, in your biography, it states: “I am a Haslemere Town Councillor for the Shottermill Ward and a Waverley Borough Councillor for Critchmere and Shottermill.…

Open Spaces Society delighted at change of venue for Haslemere common car-park inquiry

Subject : News release: Open Spaces Society delighted at change of venue for Haslemere common car-park inquiry OPEN SPACES SOCIETY NEWS RELEASE OPEN SPACES SOCIETY DELIGHTED AT CHANGE OF VENUE FOR HASLEMERE COMMON CAR-PARK INQUIRY The Open Spaces Society(1) is…