The Leatherhead Residents' Association (LRA) is structured as a Company Limited by Guarantee (Company Number 10248803). This ensures that in the unlikely event of default the liability of any member is limited to the guarantee sum of £1.00
The Company is managed on a volunteer basis by its Board of Directors(D) and Officers (O)
|Vice Chairman||Hubert Carr||(D)|
|Highways Chair||Hubert Car||(D)|
|Forward Planning Chair||Martyn Williams||(D)|
|Planning Chair||Frances Barnby-Smith||(D)|
|Health Chair||Hilary Porter||(O)|
|Environment Chair||Cheryl Allen||(D)|
|Planning Officer||Ian Seifert||(O)|
The LRA meets on the first Monday of most months of the year and looks forward to welcoming all members, councillors and members of the public (see Notices for date & agenda of the next meeting).
All LRA activities are covered by public liability insurance for third-party injury or damage to property. LRA members undertake activities at their own risk, although the Directors make every effort to minimize the risk of accidents.
» Health: the Committee acts as an inter-face between residents and statutory and private health/welfare providers, to provide information and to ensure the best possible service provision.
» Planning: the Committee monitors planning applications submitted to the Council and, where appropriate, expresses residents’ views thereon by lodging Letters of Representation.
» Environment: the Committee monitors and seeks to promote the improvement of the physical environment of the Town. Work includes campaigning for better flood prevention, organising anti-litter campaigns and arranging the annual “Open Gardens Day” event, which raises money for flowers in the High Street and other environmental causes.
» Highways: the Committee concerns itself with all matters relating to roads, pavements, traffic and parking. It represents residents’ views on these matters to the District and County Councils responsible for their provision.
» Forward Planning: the Group represents residents’ views on long-term planning/development matters and, where appropriate, makes formal representations in respect thereof.
» Membership & Publicity: the Committee maintains membership records, keeps members informed of meetings and items of interest and promotes initiatives for the recruitment of new members.