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Apr
18
2016

Cowey Sale Cafe and Toilets……..

………the next chapter It seems that this is a never ending story. Now, almost three years after Walton Bridge was opened, we understand that there are still problems to overcome before the cafe is to open. The toilet facilities have only been open a few weeks, but already the Gentlemen’s Toilets facilities have been closed for some days due to flooding caused by a blockage in the main sewer pipes. Currently plumbers are expected to […]

Mar
30
2016

Beware of traffic when going to use the toilet………

at the new Cowey Sale facilities. Use the link below to view video. Walton Bridge Cafe_30032016

Jul
26
2015

Walton Bridge ………….please SCC and EBC get your act together!!

The analogy could be November 5th on a rainy night…..?? The New Walton Bridge was opened in July 2013 with ‘National and Local Press’ trumpets blowing, they had every right to do so as it looks splendid and certainly is a great piece of engineering which will benefit traffic crossing the river for many years to come…..  (this was lighting of the bonfire!!) …then we get damp squibs!! 1. Two years later!!! the cafe and […]

Jul
14
2015

Walton Bridge Cycle Path won’t be completed soon!!!………

The latest update from Surrey County Council states that the Cycle Path will not be completed until further funding has been obtained. Quote from SCC website: “A preliminary re-design of the area along the Terrace Road parade of shops between The Grove and Cottimore Lane has been drawn up. However, this will not progress any further until funding has been secured and detailed consultation has been undertaken.” Most of us at some time or another […]

Jun
9
2015

Nowhere to go……..

…..if you need to! The sign below lets you know what should be there but don’t wait until you get there….because they are not open. Temporary toilets removed in March 2015. Please sign the petition to increase pressure on Surrey County Council to get these facilities opened!! Use this link to the petition: www.change.org/p/elmbridge-borough-council-provide-toilets-and-resolve-issues-with-newly-built-cafe-toilet-building-at-cowey-sale-walton-lane-walton-on-thames-surrey-kt12-1qw?recruiter=176740449&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=share_facebook_responsive&utm_term=des-md-no_src-custom_msg    

Apr
30
2015

Cowey Sale Toilets….open again for a holiday……..

“Update on Cowey Sale Toilets and Cafe” Following the intervention of Cllr Chris Sadler earlier this week, the Estates Department at Elmbridge have agreed to open the toilets at Cowey Sale this coming Bank Holiday weekend contrary to the impression given by their notices at the site. The toilets will also be open for the Towpath Ramblers event on May 15th and the Spring Bank Holiday weekend at the end of May. It is hoped […]

Apr
2
2015

At Last…………relief!!

New Cafe and Toilets at Cowey Sale   Toilets to open over the Easter Weekend Several people have asked me why the new Cafe and Toilet block at Cowey Sale is still standing empty, almost a year after the new Walton Bridge was completed. I have tried finding our from the Elmbridge Borough Council Asset Management and Property Services Department. It seems there are still some snagging / repair issues with the new building which […]

Sep
29
2014

Flooding update from Environment Agency….

The Environment Agency gave an update to Elmbridge Borough Council on their plans for Flood Protection in our area, the results can be read here:  Environment Agency Presentation  

Aug
20
2014

Two wheels or two feet?…..

Walton Bridge Cycle Path Having checked with Surrey County Council Highways they have now confirmed that work will start on the new Cycle Path as shown in the picture below.   Phase 1         Walton Bridge to Marshalls Roundabout is estimated to take 12 weeks controlled by traffic lights   Phase 2         Walton Bridge to Terrace Road is estimated to take 30 weeks controlled by traffic lights   Work time is scheduled […]

Apr
17
2014

New Zealand Avenue shuts!!………..

Please be aware that nighttime road closures will take place from 19th May, see below:   NOTICE SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL (A244) NEW ZEALAND AVENUE, WALTON ON THAMES TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC ORDER 2014   SURREY COUNTY COUNCIL PROPOSE TO MAKE the above mentioned Temporary Order under Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (“The Act”), the effect of which will be to temporarily prohibit vehicles from entering or proceeding along that length of […]

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