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Runnymede Hub ¦ Council Podcasts

If you visit, live or work in Runnymede then you will most likely want to know what is happening in the borough. 

For more information or to contact your local council about any issues raised in these podcasts, please visit the Runnymede Borough Council.

Listen below to the latest and on-going debates in the area.

 

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What to expect from the new look Addlestone

What to expect from the new look Addlestone

We speak to John Rice from Runnymede Borough Council who tells us what to expect from the new Addlestone developments and when we can expect to see them.

What's it like to be a mayor?

What's it like to be a mayor?

Councillor Alan Alderson, Mayor of Runnymede, speaks to us about his year in the role and passes on his one piece of advice for future mayors.

Fancy a fitness challenge for 2017? Here's your answer

Fancy a fitness challenge for 2017? Here's your answer

We hear from Suzi Bowen, Event Director for Homewood Parkrun about the popular weekly run based in Ottershaw.

Only eat at the most hygienic restaurants with this new app

Only eat at the most hygienic restaurants with this new app

We speak to Runnymede Borough Council Environmental Health Officers Barbara and Helen who tell us what to look out for when trying to find out how hygienic a premises is.

Out for a Christmas meal? Check the food hygiene rating

Out for a Christmas meal? Check the food hygiene rating

We hear from Runnymede environmental health officers, Helen and Barbara about the importance of good food hygiene and why you should always check a restaurant's rating.

This community alarm package aims to 'free up hospital beds'

This community alarm package aims to 'free up hospital beds'

Les Bygrave from the Safer Runnymede team explains how Homesafe can 'bridge the gap between victims still feeling vulnerable, and having access to a support service'.

What can you do to prepare for flooding?

What can you do to prepare for flooding?

We speak to Nick Moon, managing director of Applied Resilience who works with the council in preparation of emergencies that may occur, he tells us what you can do to prepare for flooding, as well as what the council is expected to do.

GPS, dementia and police spending - find out how they're linked

GPS, dementia and police spending - find out how they're linked

The council offers a GPS Location Service which is revolutionising the way vulnerable people are helped. Les Bygrave, manager of Safer Runnymede, explains how:

How to avoid contaminating recycling bins

How to avoid contaminating recycling bins

Ian Maguire, head of planning and environmental services, explains what the most common items that contaminate recycling bins are, and the correct way to dispose of them, so that things that can be recycled don’t end up in landfill.

Housing has 'generated most interest' in local plan consultation

Housing has 'generated most interest' in local plan consultation

Richard Ford, planning policy and strategy manager, says that the topic of housing has generated the most interest throughout the first consultation period of the local plan, and that he has been impressed by the willingness of people to get involved.

This team helps police catch criminals by using CCTV, here’s how

This team helps police catch criminals by using CCTV, here’s how

Les Bygrave is manager of the Safer Runnymede team, who work closely with Surrey Police. He says the equipment they use is state of the art, but it has to be run by people who care.

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A day in the life of... Runnymede's Head of Emergency Planning

A day in the life of... Runnymede's Head of Emergency Planning

Nick Moon talks about his role working with the Council, police, environment agency and army, identifying large scale risks to the community and putting plans in place to mitigate them.

A day in the life of... Runnymede's Policy and Strategy Manager

A day in the life of... Runnymede's Policy and Strategy Manager

Richard Ford, Policy and Strategy Manager at Runnymede Borough Council, talks about his role, and his focus on the Local Plan.