Located in the borough of Reigate and Banstead in Surrey, Redhill neighbours Reigate and Croydon in Greater London and forms part of the London commuter belt.
Redhill is home to a number of businesses including:
- Sutton and East Surrey Water
- Santander Consumer Finance
- AXA breakdown assistance
- Travelers Insurance
- Aon Risk Services
and has three main business and industrial estates:
- Reading Arch
- Kingsfield Business Centre
- Holmethorpe Industrial Estate
There are plans for a major redevelopment of Redhill in the pipeline with a £40million complex to revitalise the town centre which includes apartments, restaurants and retail units.
Interesting Redhill Facts
Congreve House in Redhill was home to an early incarnation of British Island Airways and location of their then head office.
Some Famous past Redhill residents:
Former Conservative MP and junior health minister, Edwina Currie, lived in Redhill until 2007
New Avengers Actor, Gareth Hunt
Self Taught Astronomer Richard Christopher Carrington resided in Redhill for thirteen years from 1852 to 1865. He made his famous solar flare observations from his Observatory in Redhill.
The author Nick Hornby was born in Redhill in 1957