Major disruption and diversions at the Kings Head traffic lights on the Balcombe Road, Horley from Monday 19th November for approximately five weeks.
Southern Gas Networks are carrying out essential maintenance on the gas network in Balcombe Road, Horley, to ensure a continued safe and reliable gas supply to the local area.
Work will start on Monday 19 November. They will be working in Balcombe Road at its junction with Station Road and Smallfield Road for approximately five weeks.
They will temporarily close both Station Road and Smallfield Road at the Balcombe Road junction. Traffic will not be able to enter or exit Station Road or Smallfield Road onto Balcombe Road for the duration of our project. Signed diversions will be in place for motorists.
Motorists travelling along Smallfield Road into Horley will be diverted via Smallfield (Redehall Lane) and the B2037 Antlands Lane to rejoin Balcombe Road. Access to Station Road will be maintained via Victoria Road. (See map below).
Horne Park Golf Club are taking Christmas bookings.
This beautifully maintained local 9 and 18 hole golf course is a great place for Christmas lunchtime bookings. local, friendly and free parking. Visit their website.
Horley Library - is on the move!
Horley Library is starting its move to Russell Square/Victoria Road.
Phase 1: 10th Oct to mid Jan - internal construction.
Phase 2: mid Jan to early of Feb - internal decorating / fit out.
Phase 3: Early Feb to mid Feb - installation of IT systems / books arriving.
This is an exciting move. Horley Library is one of the most used libraries in Surrey. Currently, we know very little about how the library will be set up. Libraries have changed and become great social spaces so we hope the new library will be innovative and become a centre-piece for the town. When we find out more we will post it here.
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If you live in the Meath Green Lane area . . .Road Closures.
SES Water are making major changes to the water mains in and around Meath Green Lane. To find out more and see their schedule of closures 941-979-0045.
Christmas closures at Victoria Station plus the effect on the Gatwick Express.
At Christmas time platforms 9-19 at Victoria station will be closed from Sunday 23 December 2018 to Tuesday 01 January 2019. Most Southern trains will be rerouted to London Bridge. There will be no Gatwick Express trains but Southern and Thameslink services for Gatwick will run to and from other central London stations, including Blackfriars and London Bridge.
Christmas Fair at Horley Infants School - Saturday 1st December.
Horley Friends of St Catherine's Hospice
Switch on of the Christmas Lights at 1 Goldcrest Road, Horley RH6 8HG. 5.30 pm with the lights switched on at 7pm.
These lights are always amazing and raise a lot of money for St Catherine's Hospice. Come along and join the fun.
Horley Resident's Forum allow our local community to raise matters of concern with our Town Council, Borough and County Councillors as well as the Joint Enforcement Team. The next meeting will be at the Albert Rooms, 92 Albert Road, Horley, 7pm.
- Monday 28th January 2019
We also list information on who to contact or complain to on our Report Local Problems page.
You can also find out more about who does what in our area, (515) 539-4281.
We list four local minor injuries units on our health page.
Visit our Local Transport page to get info on local buses, trains and taxis.
It's FREE to post your job vacancies on Horley Online. Just click here and send us the details.
Volunteers needed to help the British Heart Foundation on 1st December:
I'm the Fundraising Manager for Surrey at the British Heart Foundation and I have a Christmas bucket collection coming up on 1st December at Priory Farm Nursery Garden Centre and I'm still looking for a few more volunteers who would be so generous to give a couple of hours of their time? Various slots throughout the day and the chance to raise money for life saving research!
Please contact Millie Coulter on 07384253765 for more info.
Surrey County Council need to save Â£85m over the course of the next year - fears that some of Horley's important services will be cut.
This announcement has come Horley Children's Centre:
Some of you may know, Surrey County Council need to save Â£85m over the course of the next year - which means they have to make changes to some services - including Children's Centres. Cutting centres from 58 across Surrey to just 21 main centres in selected areas. Today sees the launch of public consultations on a range of services and they want to hear your views by Friday 4 January 2019 to help shape those services for the future.
Please take some time to read through this and share your thoughts & opinions - every single voice counts.
Gatwick Runway Consultation.
An exhibition will be held in Horley as part of the local Gatwick consultation:
Date: Saturday 24 November
Location: Horley Leisure Centre, Anderson Way, Horley RH6 8SP
Line closures between Three Bridges and Brighton
The rail line to Brighton between Three Bridges and Brighton is undergoing major repair works to the tunnels, rail lines and stations over the next few months.
A calendar and more info can be found on the 7708377420.
Horley Library - has two author events in November - these are part of the Surrey Libraries - Body in the Library - Crime Festival.
It would be really great if you could put details of the two Horley author events on Horley online - as we would like lots of people to attend.
Thursday 22nd November
'Elly Griffiths on Tour'
Tickets Â£10 - Buy via the website or in the library
Thursday 29th November
William Shaw 'Why we're crazy about crime'
Tickets Â£5 - Buy via the website or in the library
HATs are holding the annual Christmas Fair in Horley on Saturday 8th December. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Horley's Archway Theatre
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Gatwick Meet the Buyers
Some of the big businesses around Gatwick are looking for local or small suppliers and may be able to offer you new contracts or opportunities. The next Meet the Buyers event is November 21st at Gatwick Auroroa Hotel. Visit the Gatwick Meet the Buyers website for more info.
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Did you know that Surrey and Sussex NHS offer a range of apprenticeships as well as local jobs at East Surrey Hospital? 678-436-9405.
Visit the Horley Local History Society 6196233131. It has some fascinating info and photographs from Horley's past.
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