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‘The Big Jubilee Lunch’ Broomhall Park Sunningdale

To celebrate ‘The Big Jubilee Lunch’ on Sunday 5th June 2022, Sunningdale Parish Council are holding a picnic in the park.

The picnic in the park will be held from 12:30pm – 4pm at Broomhall Park, Broomhall Lane, Sunningdale, SL5 0QS. Please come along and bring your own picnics. The 1950s band ‘Ruby & The Dukes’ will play several sets for everyone to enjoy in addition to magicians mingling with the crowd.

A30 London Road upcoming closure

There is to be a temporary road closure at the level crossing on the A30 London Road, Sunningdale. Emergency services will be provided access at all times.

Date & times:         Each night between 00:30 hours d 05:30 hours from Thursday 26th May until Friday 27th  May 2022

Location:                 between its junctions with the B383 Broomhall Lane and Ridge Mount Road.

Diversion:               For eastbound traffic is from the A30 junction with Grove End (slip road) to the A322, southbound past junction 3 of the M3, to the junction with the A319 Bagshot Road.  The diversion route continues eastwards, via the A319 Vicarage Road, to Chobham following the B383 Windsor Road, then northwards via the B383 Chobham Road, to rejoin the A30 at Sunningdale.  For traffic travelling westwards the diversion will by this route reversed except the link between the A322 and the A30 is an unnamed slip road. For vehicles over 7.5 Tonnes there will be an alternative diversion in place via the M25 & M3.

Reasons:                  To facilitate level crossing improvement works.

Applicant:              Centurion on behalf of Network Rail.

Low-income households invited to apply for energy efficiency upgrades

RBWM have secured a fund of £1.3m to help support low-income families in the borough to improve the energy efficiency of their homes while reducing their carbon footprint, with applications now open.

The funding, which has been secured from the Government’s Sustainable Warmth scheme, will be used to improve the energy performance of homes in the borough, including off-gas grid homes.

Eligible homeowners or private tenants can apply to receive the free energy-saving upgrades designed to lower carbon emissions and manage energy bills. This will help families phase out high carbon, fossil fuel heating and reduce fuel poverty.

To apply, visit the Energy Saving Trust website or call 0808 196 8255.

Applications will be assessed, with the installations coming to an end on Friday 31 March 2023, or when the funding has been exhausted. To learn more, and for eligibility criteria, read our press release.

A30 London Road upcoming closure 

There is to be a temporary road closure at the level crossing on the A30 London Road, Sunningdale. Emergency services will be provided access at all times.

Date & times:         From 22:30 hours on Friday 15th April until 04:00 hours on Tuesday 19th  April 2022

Location:                 between its junctions with the B383 Broomhall Lane and Ridge Mount Road.

Diversion:               For eastbound traffic is from the A30 junction with Grove End (slip road) to the A322, southbound past junction 3 of the M3, to the junction with the A319 Bagshot Road.  The diversion route continues eastwards, via the A319 Vicarage Road, to Chobham following the B383 Windsor Road, then northwards via the B383 Chobham Road, to rejoin the A30 at Sunningdale.  For traffic travelling westwards the diversion will by this route reversed except the link between the A322 and the A30 is an unnamed slip road. For vehicles over 7.5 Tonnes there will be an alternative diversion in place via the M25 & M3.

Reasons:                  To facilitate level crossing improvement works.

Applicant:              Centurion on behalf of Network Rail.

A30 London Road / Broomhall Lane – Traffic Management Scheme 2021-22

There is a proposed works programme for the A30 London Road/Broomhall Lane scheme.

  • Works Date: 18th March (weather dependant)
  • Restricted working hours of 9.30am – 3.30pm
  • 3-way temporary traffic signals to be in use for safety and operational reasons
  • Signals to be manually controlled in order to avoid issues with proximity of level crossing and to manage traffic conditions as effectively as possible

Consultation for Broomhall Recreation Ground – 14 February to 14 March 2022

Proposal to install:

  • Multi Use Games Area
  • Upgrade to teen play area
  • New Adult Fitness zone
  • New improved paths to link the new areas and create an all season route across the Recreation Ground to link with Footpath 13 – alongside the railway line

The Parish Council own and operate Broomhall Lane Recreation Ground for the benefit of the residents and visitors to the parish.

Over the years many improvements have been made to the original Recreation Ground which was initially a sports pavilion and playground.

The last 4 years have seen numbers of visitors and active users of the Recreation Ground increasing – either as families on the playgrounds, social groups on the field playing football etc, Tennis players or recently Outdoor Fitness classes.

The following project has been identified in line with the council Business Plan promoting health and wellbeing to residents and visitors.

The full details on the project and consultation is available here.

To complete the survey please click here.

A30 London Road Upcoming Closure

There is to be a temporary road closure at the level crossing on the A30 London Road, Sunningdale. Emergency services will be provided access at all times.

Date & times:         Between 23:30 hours on Monday 21st February until 05:30 hours on Tuesday 22nd  February 2022

Location:                 between its junctions with the B383 Broomhall Lane and Ridge Mount Road.

Diversion:               For eastbound traffic is from the A30 junction with Grove End (slip road) to the A322, southbound past junction 3 of the M3, to the junction with the A319 Bagshot Road.  The diversion route continues eastwards, via the A319 Vicarage Road, to Chobham following the B383 Windsor Road, then northwards via the B383 Chobham Road, to rejoin the A30 at Sunningdale.  For traffic travelling westwards the diversion will by this route reversed except the link between the A322 and the A30 is an unnamed slip road. For vehicles over 7.5 Tonnes there will be an alternative diversion in place via the M25 & M3.

Reasons:                  To facilitate level crossing works.

Applicant:              Centurion on behalf of Network Rail.

Contact:                   Ms Adele Duncan of Centurion Traffic on behalf of Network Rail. Her telephone number is 01132 775 360.