Mole Valley District Council approve the development of a Masterplan aimed at revitalising Leatherhead town centre.
Extract from the Executive report:
“The Masterplan will primarily focus on ensuring that the town centre meets the needs of residents and businesses of Leatherhead, Bookham, Fetcham and Ashtead, (and the rural areas immediately surrounding those built up areas). In addressing the ‘town centre needs’ of local people, the Masterplan will actively consider, (in no particular order):
In making Leatherhead, and hence, northern Mole Valley an even more attractive place to live, work and ‘play’, the project will tackle the current ‘leakage’ of economic activity, (e.g. shopping, leisure activities), to other, more distant, towns.”