1st September 2022

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Welcome to our resumed weekly and fortnightly service after a brief August break. 28 new reports since 4th August.  Back issues are always accessible via the top of the page editions menu.

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The Team at Epsom and Ewell Times

Thursday 1st September 2022

What an erudite lot we are.

COUNCIL CULTURE

What an erudite lot we are.

Surrey libraries are the second most visited in the country according to the latest UK Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) data, with the figures showing the libraries … READ MORE

Epsom and Ewell Top the Table

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Epsom and Ewell Top the Table

Oakwood 0-5 Epsom & Ewell, Southern Combination League – Division One, Monday 29th August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk. Reporter: Richard Lambert. Any disappointment felt in the FA Vase defeat at … READ MORE

Lobsters at home with Salts

FOOTBALL NEWS SPORTS

Lobsters at home with Salts

Salts battle hard but Lobsters progress in the Vase. Redhill 2-1 Epsom & Ewell. Isuzu F.A. Vase – First Qualifying Round. Saturday 27th August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk Reporter: Richard … READ MORE

Council pledge to support victims

NEWS

Council pledge to support victims

Epsom & Ewell Borough Council signs the Anti-Social Behaviour Pledge. Councillor Clive Woodbridge, Mayor of Epsom & Ewell Borough Council has signed an Anti-Social Behaviour Pledge which commits the council to … READ MORE

Adviser to Pope blesses Epsom Heritage Project

BOROUGH HISTORY COMMUNITY NEWS VOLUNTEERS

Adviser to Pope blesses Epsom Heritage Project

Baroness Sheila Hollins has joined Freemen of the Borough, the local MP and others in their Patronage of The Friends of Horton Cemetery. Baroness Hollins is a leading figure nationally … READ MORE

“You’ve NOT got mail”

NEWS

“You’ve NOT got mail”

Epsom Posties go on strike. Photo above: Local workers and Labour Party activists outside Epsom’s East Street Royal Mail sorting office today. The biggest strike of summer so far will … READ MORE

UCA Epsom MA Graduation Show 2022

ARTS

UCA Epsom MA Graduation Show 2022

The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) Epsom welcomes the return of its in person postgraduate shows with work created by our master’s students 2022. For one week only, UCA … READ MORE

Foodbank feeding thoughts…

COMMUNITY FOODBANK HEALTH VOLUNTEERS

Foodbank feeding thoughts…

Gillian Nichols of Epsom and Ewell Foodbank writes: What price do you put on mental health? Among the people that visit foodbanks, many have severe mental health issues due to … READ MORE

Good start to season with Salts

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Good start to season with Salts

Mavericks receive a repeat dose of the Salts. Worthing United 0-3 Epsom & Ewell – Southern Combination League – Division One – Saturday 20th August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk Reporter: … READ MORE

Thrashing good win for the Salts

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Thrashing good win for the Salts

Epsom & Ewell 5-2 Forest Row Southern Combination League – Division One. Wednesday 17th August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk. Reporter: Richard Lambert. On Wednesday night at Fetcham Grove we thoroughly … READ MORE

Posts navigati

CRIME NEWS

No immunity for CoVid vaccination thief

A Tadworth man who stole empty CoVid vaccination vials and sold them on Ebay gets a suspended prison sentence. What do you do when you get given one of those … READ MORE

Two Surrey Stabbings in One Day

NEWS

Two Surrey Stabbings in One Day

Surrey Police have issued witness and information appeals for two serious stabbings by knives both taking place on 16th August 2022. The first in Horley at about 10.20pm and the … READ MORE

Nope Buses in Epsom soon

NEWS TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

Nope Buses in Epsom soon

Bus drivers strike affecting the people of Epsom and Ewell. There are planned bus driver strikes during the 19th till the 20th of August. Passengers from west and south west … READ MORE

Reaching recyclables others cannot reach …..

COMMUNITY TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT VOLUNTEERS

Reaching recyclables others cannot reach …..

Ro Stretton from Epsom has signed up to the Baylis & Harding Free Recycling Programme offered by recycling experts TerraCycle. By sending waste to TerraCycle, Ro also raises money for … READ MORE

Surrey’s Police Chief cracks down on cover-up

CRIME

Surrey’s Police Chief cracks down on cover-up

A Surrey Police officer who “deliberately concealed” her friend’s criminal damage to a car has been barred from policing. The officer told her friend she had put her in “an … READ MORE

Two excellent strikes earn the points for Salts

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Two excellent strikes earn the points for Salts

Seaford Town 1-2 Epsom & Ewell FC Southern Combination League – Division One Saturday 13th August 2022 Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk Reporter: Richard Lambert. With one swish of the left foot … READ MORE

Queen fit hats raise £9K for brain charity

BUSINESS COMMUNITY

Queen fit hats raise £9K for brain charity

An online auction of a collection of 15 hats created for the Platinum Jubilee by some of the UK’s leading milliners has raised close to £9,000 for Brain Tumour Research. … READ MORE

UCA tips for clearing

ARTS BUSINESS NEWS

UCA tips for clearing

Epsom’s University for the Creative Arts (UCA) offers advice to degree seeking ‘A’ Level students. “With over two million jobs in the Creative Industries across the UK, choosing a degree … READ MORE

Wasting water?

COUNCIL TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

Wasting water?

As drought is declared in Surrey during the driest UK summer in 50 years, councils and services across the county have been taking measures to save water. The temperatures are … READ MORE

Council Pride in Not Uncommon Green Flag

COMMUNITY COUNCIL NATURE

Council Pride in Not Uncommon Green Flag

Epsom and Ewell Borough Council is pleased to have received a Green Flag Award for Epsom Common Local Nature Reserve, one of 2208 UK winners. The award is the international … READ MORE

Minding the minders

NEWS

Minding the minders

A Tadworth childminder who did not tell Ofsted about changes to the adults living in her house has been given an inadequate rating. Inspectors said the childminder had breached requirements … READ MORE

Flagging Up Epsom Common

COMMUNITY COUNCIL NATURE NEWS VOLUNTEERS

Flagging Up Epsom Common

28th July David King and Cynthea Blunden of the Epsom Common Association (ECA) represented Epsom & Ewell at the Green Flag Award ceremony in Lambeth Community Hall. This marked the … READ MORE

Mayor’s electrifying car decision

NEWS

Mayor’s electrifying car decision

The new civic car leased by the Borough of Epsom and Ewell will be a plug-in hybrid vehicle, according to a recent decision by the Council’s Strategy and Resources Committee. … READ MORE

Yet more on ULEZ….

NEWS

Yet more on ULEZ….

By Emily Coady Stemp Local Democracy Reporter: London’s proposed Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) expansion would mean drivers trying to get to some popular landmarks in the capital’s border with … READ MORE

Shoreham 3-0 Epsom & Ewell

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Shoreham 3-0 Epsom & Ewell

Southern Combination League – Division One. Saturday 6th August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk Reporter: Richard Lambert. On Saturday we suffered our third straight 3-0 defeat when visiting Middle Road, home … READ MORE

Verging on reason?

COUNCIL NATURE TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT

Verging on reason?

Surrey County Council is to take back control of verges and on-street parking enforcement from Epsom and Ewell Borough Council and all other County districts. In a bid to streamline … READ MORE

Epsom Hospital bucks Brexit staff bottleneck

COMMUNITY HEALTH

Epsom Hospital bucks Brexit staff bottleneck

Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust bucks the national trend in maintaining its level of recruitment of UK qualified medical staff between 2015 and 2021. Nationally the picture is different. … READ MORE

Salts falter at final friendly

FOOTBALL SPORTS

Salts falter at final friendly

Leatherhead 3-0 Epsom & Ewell Pre-season Friendly – Stella Lamont Trophy Wednesday 3rd August 2022. Report Source: www.eefconline.co.uk Reporter: Richard Lambert Tanners ease to victory. In five days we have … READ MORE

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