Walton-on-Thames is a town in the Elmbridge borough of Surrey in South East England. The total population of Walton is 22,834. According to the 2001 census, the population of central Walton is 5,862.
The Heart of Walton is the name given to the re-development of the Walton town centre. The old town centre was built in the 1960s and had become very run down due to poor maintenance. The redevelopment includes a shopping mall and 279 one- and two-bedroom apartments with views over Ashley Park. The main part of the centre, a covered walkway, has several brand retailers