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Recycling during the festive season

Enjoying the festive season can often bring extra waste which if not properly disposed of can be bad for the environment. There are plenty of ways you can recycle and help us work together to tackle climate change and work towards a carbon free borough. Cllr Caroline Reeves, Leader of the Council, said: “We all

2020-06-12T11:46:23+00:00December 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Continued commitment to tackling air quality and the climate change emergency

On 23 July the Council declared a climate emergency and we confirmed our commitment to collaborate with partners to achieve a net zero carbon emissions target goal by 2030 and launched a Climate Change and Innovation Board (CCIB). Cllr Caroline Reeves, Leader of the Council, said: “We declared a Climate Change emergency in July, joining

2020-06-12T11:48:02+00:00December 19th, 2019|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Air Quality Action Plan to reduce queuing with right turn ban in Compton

From Monday the 16th December 2019, drivers of vehicles travelling north on The Street, Compton (B3000) will be prohibited from turning right into Downs Lane. Access to Downs Lane will be via the roundabout and a left-hand turn. This measure is part of an Air Quality Action Plan aimed at reducing queuing in the Air

2020-06-12T11:49:03+00:00December 18th, 2019|Guildford Council|0 Comments

LOCAL salon announces independence after 20 years in Guildford.

The Hair and Beauty Bar, formerly Essensuals, has become independent after years of providing top notch service on Guildford's North Street. The salon boasts a talented 15-strong team of technicians, stylists and beauty therapists  trained to the highest level and is headed up by salon owner, Gemma Raif. Gemma comments; ‘We’re bucking the high street

2020-06-12T11:50:07+00:00December 16th, 2019|Experience Guildford, Retail & Shops|0 Comments

General Election result for the Guildford Constituency

The result of the election of a Member of Parliament for the Guildford Constituency has been declared. Angela Joy Richardson (The Conservative Party Candidate) has been elected as the Member of Parliament for Guildford. Votes recorded: Franklin, Zöe Louise (Liberal Democrat) = 22,980 Milton, Anne Frances (Independent) = 4,356 Morris John Hugh (The Peace Party

2020-06-12T11:52:02+00:00December 13th, 2019|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Jingle bells, here’s our cells, open every day; if you drive with drink or drugs, you’ll soon be on your way.

This is the message being issued as Surrey Police and Sussex Police prepare to launch their 2019 Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-drivers. Increased patrols and stop checks will be carried out throughout this month, when there tends to be more social occasions which could result in motorists driving under the influence. But while we

2020-06-12T11:53:35+00:00December 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guildford Community Lottery Celebrates First Anniversary

Guildford Community Lottery celebrates its first birthday with the promise of helping even more good causes in 2020 – and by giving one lucky supporter the chance to win an Apple iPad Pro this weekend! Since the first draw in December 2018, the Lottery – which boasts a top prize of £25,000 – has raised

2020-06-12T11:54:24+00:00December 11th, 2019|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Safe Space First Aid Bus and SOS Bus

Festive revellers in Guildford town centre will have access to a safe space first-aid point on key nights during December. The first-aid point, located in two prime locations, will provide free treatment for non- emergency minor injuries and will be manned by trained health care workers and volunteers from St John Ambulance and South East

2020-06-12T11:56:54+00:00December 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guildford JazzFest ’20!

Guildford Jazz today announced the line-up and opening of booking for Guildford JazzFest '20 . The three day festival will run from March 20-22 at Guildford’s Electric Theatre and feature a wide spectrum of jazz, funk and latin grooves. Headlining the festival will be ECM recording artist and internationally recognised saxophonist and composer Iain Ballamy.

2020-06-12T11:55:26+00:00December 10th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Safe Space offers first-aid point for Christmas revellers in Guildford

Festive revellers in Guildford town centre will have access to a safe space first-aid point on key nights during December. The first-aid point, located in two prime locations, will provide free treatment for non-emergency minor injuries and will be manned by trained health care workers and volunteers from St John Ambulance and South East Coast

2020-06-12T12:01:12+00:00December 9th, 2019|Guildford Council|0 Comments