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Fire Service plea to prevent Christmas cooking chaos

Surrey Fire and Rescue Service’s (SFRS) is reminding residents of how to prevent festive fires in the kitchen this Christmas. This comes as the Service reports that during the festive period they see a 33% increase in house fires, with kitchen and chimney fires accounting for majority of them. These fires are particularly common amongst … Continue reading

Trainee Firefighters ‘Cycling home for Christmas’ in aid of charity

Surrey Fire and Rescue Services (SFRS) new firefighter recruits will be cycling the distance between the service’s Headquarters and their homes on Wednesday 16 December, in aid of The Fire Fighters Charity. The Santa-suit clad group of 10 will be cycling home for Christmas to an equivalent of 543 miles on indoor bikes. Their fantastic … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – December 4

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to be open … Continue reading

Surrey libraries to re-open next Monday

Libraries across Surrey will re-open to browsing from Monday, December 7. Working in line with current national safety guidance, several Surrey Libraries are set to welcome back visitors after the end of lockdown. Readers will be able to browse for books by following directional arrows that will guide them safely through the space.   From … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – December 3

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to be open … Continue reading

Surrey County Council accepts findings of Local Government Ombudsman report

Surrey County Council has accepted the findings of the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman report that shows the council were at fault regarding a recent SEND transport complaint. The Ombudsman found that a teenager who attends a special school missed the start of the school year because the council did not tell his mother … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – December 2

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to be open … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – December 1

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to be open … Continue reading

Donate £3 to plant a tree this Christmas

This festive period, Surrey County Council is asking you to donate £3 to plant a new tree in Surrey. Every year, thousands of us decorate real Christmas trees as an essential and much-loved tradition during the festive season. To support the environment, Surrey is asking you to donate £3, when you buy your Christmas tree, … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – November 30

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to be open … Continue reading

Support available for Surrey families struggling this winter

Surrey County Council will ensure help is available for families struggling this winter, through the Government’s £170m COVID Winter Support Grant. Surrey is set to receive just over £2m funding as part of the grant announced earlier in November. It is designed to directly help families and individuals who have been hardest-hit by the pandemic, … Continue reading

Preventing and protecting our communities from flooding

Surrey County Council is working hard to protect communities from flooding – and there’s plenty that residents can do themselves to prevent flooding or minimise its impact. Check the risk and be prepared Residents are advised to check their flood risk by visiting flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk or calling the Floodline on 0345 988 1188. There is also … Continue reading

COVID-19 daily data dashboard – November 26

Surrey County Council has issued its latest data dashboard highlighting the latest figures for cases of COVID-19 in the county. The figures show both the number of new cases and the rate of infection in each borough and district in Surrey. The data dashboard will be updated and issued daily, and demonstrates our commitment to … Continue reading

An update on the local Covid alert level in Surrey

Thursday 26th November  From Wednesday, 2nd December, the whole of Surrey will be placed into tier 2, the High Local Covid Alert Level.   The High alert level is for areas with a higher level of infections and means some additional restrictions will be necessary to slow the spread of the virus.   This means that if you live in Surrey you must not mix with … Continue reading

Surrey County Council Supports National Test and Trace Programme

Locally Supported Contact Tracing Starts in Surrey From today, Surrey County Council will be supporting the national Test and Trace programme by contacting people in the county who have tested positive for COVID-19, if the national programme has been unable to reach them. Contact tracing is one of the most effective ways of slowing the … Continue reading

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