New roof for Innes Pavilion
At its Extraordinary Full Council Meeting held on 1 October, the council discussed the urgent
need to have the Innes Pavilion roof at Court Lodge replaced in view of its poor and unsafe state.
New CCTV Cameras
The Town Council is delighted to announce that a new wireless CCTV system will be installed at
Court Lodge Playground following a successful bid for £3,500 from the Community Safety Fund.
Horley in Bloom Awards Ceremony
The Town Council held its Awards Ceremony for the Horley in Bloom and other associated
competitions at Regent Hall on Friday 27 September.
Repeated Success in South & South East in Bloom
We are delighted to announce that Horley Town Council has again won two prestigious awards
at this year’s South & South East in Bloom Awards Ceremony
Special Book of Dedication to WW1 heroes
Biographies on all 122 heroes listed on Horley's War Memorial are currently being compiled
for a special book marking 100 years since the outbreak of the Great War.
Photographic Competition Results
The Horley Town Council are pleased to announce the results of the photographic
Allotments Competition 2013
The allotments competition goes from strength to strength. The judges had a difficult choice in
both of the categories and congratulate plot holders on the high standard of their plots.
The Horley Carnival was held on 13 July 2013 and run by a collaboration of local organisations.
Horley Town Council, Horley Round Table, Horley Lions, Horley & District Chamber of Commerce,
the Rotary & 41Clubs and Horley Girl Guides were all involved with the event while floats
were created by schools, pubs and other local organisations.
Horley in Bloom 2013 (Results)
Mike George, Horley in Bloom Chairman, said: “We were delighted to see more newcomers entering
the competition this year and our judges were once again extremely impressed with the high
quality of the entries.”
Himalayan Balsam Update
In order to eliminate Himalayan Balsam (HB), we have now treated with herbicide over 5,000
square metres of the eastern bank of the River Mole, from the river bridge on the A23
opposite the Texaco Service Station, to the northern most point of the Court Lodge recreation
area, administered by Horley Town council.
Election of Chairman & Town Mayor
At its Annual Council Meeting held on Tuesday 14 May 2013, Horley Town Council elected
Cllr Richard Olliver as the Chairman and Town Mayor for 2013/2014.
Nominations for Town Awards
Members of the public are invited to submit nominations for the prestigious Town Award.
The award is traditionally presented to worthy individuals for their outstanding service
to the town of Horley.
Annual Town Meeting - 26 April 2013
At the Town Meeting held on Friday, 26 April 2013, the Guest Speaker was Kevin Hurley, Police &
Crime Commissioner for Surrey.