Local News Week of 24th March 2022

In this week’s Epsom and Ewell Talking Newspaper local news section, for the two weeks ending 24th March, we begin with a reminder to be very alert to being tricked, with news of a parking scam.

We hear about Epsom’s response to the collection point in the Ashley Centre for local donations for the Ukraine being run by the new charity Surrey Stands with Ukraine.

We have details of inclusive swimming lessons for children with disabilities that have been launched in Sutton, managed by Everyone Active, in partnership with Surrey County Council, at Westcroft Leisure Centre with Level Water providing the specialised training.

In other news The Horton Arts Centre has been shortlisted for this year’s Surrey Heritage Awards; and Surrey Heartlands has launched a new Heart Beetz campaign to help people choose the right NHS service.

We have the latest news on the Boundary Commission’s final recommendations for changes in the Epsom and Ewell constituency which proposes changes to all local boundaries in most wards and under the proposals the consitituency will have fewer councillors.

We have details of Epsom and Ewell Borough Council’s announced ‘Local Plan – Call For Sites‘ which asks for suggestions for sites which could be developed for housing and economic purposes.

We hear more about plans to commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Jubilee related information will be posted on the Go Epsom website.

Listen to this week’s audio local news for more about these and other stories including details of the Epsom Choral Society’s Centenary Concerts. Please do remember to share with anyone you know who is blind, visually impaired or has trouble reading a newspaper.

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Contact Information for this week’s news stories

For more information and to buy tickets visit Epsom Choral Society Centenary Concerts

For more information or to make suggestions visit Local Plan Call For Sites.

Epsom and Ewell Showcase

For more information about to buy tickets fot the 19th April: Epsom Playhouse Epsom and Ewell Showcase

For more information email neil@epsomtwinning.com or visit Epsom and Ewell Twinning Association Events

Sources

The local news is just one of three sections of the Epsom and Ewell as described on the About Us page.

Many of these news articles, come from various sources, including the local Surrey and Epsom Comet, Get Surrey News and Epsom and Ewell Times.

Local community information is available from the websites: Epsom and Ewell Borough Council, Epsom Rotary and Epsom Medical Fund.

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