Local News

Local Candidates Announced

The candidates representing the Conservative Party have now been published by the Returning Officers, for Thursday 2 May:

Bletchingley & Nutfield - Gill Black

Burstow, Horne & Outwood - Lydia Ridge

Chaldon - Bob Milton

Becky Rush wins for Warlingham Division!


Becky won! 

The results for the Surrey County Council election for the Warlingham Division were as follows:-


Becky Rush - Conservative 1199

Charles Lister - Lib Dems 990

Martin Haley - Ukip 176

Michael Snowdon - Labour 126

Sam Resigns as Minister

Our MP, Sam Gyimah, has resigned from his post as Minister of State in the Department for Education.  Below is the text of a letter issued to Members:-

Dear Members,

Ines Salman Wins Harestone By-election!

The results of the by-election in the Harestone Ward of Caterham Valley Parish Council held on Thursday 26th July 2018 are as follows:-

Ines Salman -    327 (Conservative)

Annette Evans - 271 (Lib Dems)

Mark Wood -        55  (Labour)

Ines Salman - Election Insight Leaflet July 2018

Ines Salman is standing in the by-election for Caterham Parish Council as the Conservative Candidate for the Ward of Harestone.

The Election will be held on 26th July 2018 and her Election leaflet 'Insight' can be downloaded below.

Surrey's Future!!

Leader of Surrey County Council David Hodge - Surrey County Councillor for Warlingham - asks residents to say what matters to them and help shape Surrey’s future by completing the online survey found here.

Sam's Snapshot - June 2018

The Houses of Parliament have now returned after recess and I wanted to update you all on what I have been up to in East Surrey, Parliament and as Universities and Science Minister.

Open Letter re Local Plan

Open letter from Tandridge Cllr Keith Jecks,

Chair of the Planning Policy Committee

Published: 29 May 2018

Sam's Snapshot March 2018

After a busy first half term both up in Parliament and in East Surrey, here are a few highlights from what I have been doing over the last few weeks.

New Role for Sam Gyimah MP!

Today as part of the cabinet reshuffle, I have taken up a new role as the Minister of State for Universities and Science.

In this new role, I’ll be overseeing: