Questions and Answers
What is the purpose of the BVS? What does it do and not do?
The BVS is here to promote the village and activities that support the life of the community. The BVS is supporting the residents in the village in creating a community for all and promoting the village and its assets.
It is not a commercial enterprise, it is not here for the resolution of individual neighbourly issues or taking decisions on planning.
Please also view the Aims and Objectives page
Why are there no dog poo bins?
There used to be, but they were not regularly emptied. Please take your dog poo home with you. Please do not deposit dog poo bags in residential or cricket club bins.
Who owns the strip of the land at the start of the village on Blackheath Lane between the road and the woods?
This Common Land as well as Blackheath Common and the verges in the village are owned by the family of the late Hon Peter Herbert. Waverley Borough Council is responsible for the management and upkeep under the terms of a Lease Agreement
Please refer to the Common land page to see a defination of what is meant by common land.
What if I don't have access to a computer to buy tickets online?
More than likely you will be able to give cash to a committee member at the event. But registration is preferable so please join your village community.
What do i do if i see or smell fire on the Heath?
Call 999 and give the details.
Reporting Pot Holes, Flooding and other highway issues ?
Please visit and repot on Surry County Councils website here : https://www.surreycc.gov.uk/roads-and-transport/roadworks-and-maintenance/report-a-highway-problem