Press releases

  • Delays to Memorial Hall opening

    Wednesday, 14 March 2018

    The opening of the Memorial Hall is to be delayed following recent weather conditions impacting on the project timetable.

  • Celebrating Tourism In Waverley

    Wednesday, 14 March 2018

    This year, Waverley Borough Council is encouraging residents and visitors to get involved in some of the great events happening across the borough as part of English Tourism Week.

  • Litter blitz at Chiddingfold

    Tuesday, 13 March 2018

    Chiddingfold villagers are celebrating their twentieth Litter Blitz on Saturday 24 March. The voluntary event has helped make the village spic and span every year since 1998.

  • Get Active 50+ Encourages People To Get Moving

    Thursday, 8 March 2018

    In 2017 more than 151 people aged 50+ started a new sport or activity in Waverley.

  • Step up to Waverley’s Sport Relief fun run on 18 March 2018

    Tuesday, 27 February 2018

    Sport Relief is back and we are excited to invite Waverley’s residents to a family fun run at Broadwater Park, Farncombe, from 10am on 18 March.

  • Vacancy On Frensham Parish Council

    Monday, 26 February 2018

    Requests have been received by Waverley Borough Council, from electors in the Rushmoor ward of Frensham Parish Council, to hold a by-election to fill a vacancy for a parish councillor.

  • Waverley Budget Approved By Full Council

    Wednesday, 21 February 2018

    Supporting Waverley’s voluntary sector and investing in the council’s parks, playgrounds, car parks and leisure facilities are just some of the highlights of Waverley Borough Council’s 2018/19 budget.

  • Waverley’s Local Plan is adopted

    Wednesday, 21 February 2018

    Waverley’s Local Plan, the framework for future growth and development in the borough to 2032, has been formally adopted at Waverley’s Full Council meeting on 20 February.

  • Chance for Godalming and Farncombe businesses to find out what their customers think, for free

    Tuesday, 20 February 2018

    Shops and professional service providers in Farncombe and Godalming are being offered a free business fitness test that could boost their profits.

  • Brightwells Regeneration Scheme Gets Underway

    Monday, 19 February 2018

    Work that will transform the shopping and living experience in Farnham is starting following the completion of an unconditional agreement between Waverley Borough Council and Crest Nicholson.

  • Changes To Waverley's Executive

    Tuesday, 13 February 2018

    Councillor Tom Martin has stepped down as Deputy Leader of Waverley Borough Council.

  • Councils work together to tackle litter and dog fouling

    Wednesday, 7 February 2018

    Waverley Borough Council is joining forces with East Hampshire District Council to crack down on people who leave mess across the borough.

  • Waverley Executive recommends budget for approval

    Wednesday, 7 February 2018

    Waverley Borough Council’s Executive committee has agreed to recommend the council’s budget proposals, which include protecting voluntary sector funding, to the Full Council for approval.

  • Waverley Local Plan found to be sound

    Tuesday, 6 February 2018

    Subject to the inclusion of a set of modifications, a Government appointed Planning Inspector has found Waverley’s Local Plan Part 1 to be sound.

  • More support for elderly and disabled people

    Thursday, 25 January 2018

    A recent change in policy will mean that more elderly and disabled residents will receive the support they need to live comfortably in their own homes or relocate to more suitable accommodation.

  • New Year, New Job?

    Thursday, 25 January 2018

    Do you want to spruce up your CV or polish your interview skills?

  • Be a Young Ambassador for Team Waverley

    Tuesday, 23 January 2018

    Apply to represent Team Waverley as a Young Ambassador for Specsavers Surrey Youth Games.

  • Thank you for recycling your Christmas trees

    Tuesday, 23 January 2018

    Waverley Borough Council and Glendale are delighted that residents have recycled more real Christmas trees than ever at drop-off points around the borough.

  • Turn up and tone up

    Wednesday, 10 January 2018

    Need help keeping your New Year's resolution? Waverley Borough Council has teamed up with Our Parks to give you a free and easy way to get fit.

  • Waverley appoints new Chief Executive

    Wednesday, 20 December 2017

    Tom Horwood has been permanently appointed as the new, full-time Chief Executive of Waverley Borough Council.