Community takeover day at Elmbridge Borough Council

Announcing a community takeover of Elmbridge Borough Council’s Twitter feed on Friday 29 November.  If you are a non-profit group in Elmbridge, we will help you promote your upcoming event by tweeting your information to our 9100+ followers.

As part of a pilot programme, all messages on our Twitter feed that day will be from non-profit, community groups based in Elmbridge.

What we need from you

  1. Email us your information, no more than 200 characters including a link to your website.

  2. Your logo – ideally a jpeg version

  3. Please note – based on your message, we will create an image to represent your event and include your logo if provided. This will ensure that all images are appropriate and free of copyright.


Please email this information, quoting #ElmbridgeCommunityTakeover in the subject line, to communications@elmbridge.gov.uk by 12noon on Wednesday 27 November 2019.

Terms and conditions

  • We can promote information for local, not for profit, charitable events, such as a village or church fetes, school open days, amateur sports day or music concerts based in Elmbridge only.

  • This includes educational, religious, cultural, recreational or social events (but not commercial events).

  • We cannot display information relating to political parties, activities promoting businesses or other profit making organisations or commercial advertising.

  • We can only accept one entry per non-profit group.

  • We reserve the right to reject any promotional activity for any reason.

  • We will only contact you if your material cannot be used on Twitter on November 29 2019.

We encourage you to follow us on Twitter @ElmbridgeBC so you can see your promotion and please like and retweet.

If you have any queries please email communications@elmbridge.gov.uk or call 01372 474 387.


Date published: 28 October 2019

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