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Places

Wed, 21:28

Joanna Lumley on West Horsley’s new opera house; Guildford Shakespeare Company get political; our Landscape Painter of the Year finalists are revealed; and much, much more…

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Wed, 08:43

From ancient hostelries with roaring inglenook fireplaces to craft- beer bars and whisky havens with a twist, Surrey is blessed with some truly tantalising pubs for a cosy winter lunch or leisurely couple of drinks. Matthew Williams picks out 30 of the best

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Tue, 16:51

The UK’s biggest celebration of France opens its doors next week!

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Mon, 09:24

People travel from far and wide to walk the Surrey Hills. We pick 10 reasons it might just be one of the prettiest places in England

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Friday, January 13, 2017

From literary celebrations and artistic anniversaries to expanding attractions and all your usual calendar favourites, there’s certainly no reason to be bored or stuck indoors this year in Surrey

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Food & Drink

Wed, 08:43

From ancient hostelries with roaring inglenook fireplaces to craft- beer bars and whisky havens with a twist, Surrey is blessed with some truly tantalising pubs for a cosy winter lunch or leisurely couple of drinks. Matthew Williams picks out 30 of the best

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Sunday lunchtimes are made for lazing in a cosy pub with a beer in hand and an overflowing plate of delicious roast dinner on the table. We pick 12 of our favourite places for Sunday lunch in Surrey.

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Often associated with medieval drinking, mead is looking to thrust its way back onto the British palate. Here, we catch up with Alex Rice, who recently launched Crowded Hive in Dorking, to find out more

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

On the search for new flavours and trends to stock up your wine fridge or cellar? Here, three of Surrey’s leading independent wine boutiques share their top sellers from 2016

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

On the search for new flavours and trends to stock up your wine fridge or cellar? Here, three of Surrey’s leading independent wine boutiques share their top tips for 2017

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Homes & Gardens

Monday, December 19, 2016

With a raft of recent changes for residential property owners, and more anticipated in the coming months, Edward Emblem of Smith & Williamson, the accountancy, investment management and tax group, highlights some of the key issues to consider.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

So, you have decided to sell your property - you may even have seen a new one and in your mind you have already moved in! But how can you be sure the legal work will not hold you back?

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A surveying school based in Milton Keynes is expanding its reach, announcing a new residential surveying course in Surrey for February 2017. The course will take place at the stunning Horsley Park Hotel in East Horsley.

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Friday, November 11, 2016

With the winter months looming, making sure your plumbing and heating is in good shape can save you money and help you avoid the hassle of burst or frozen pipes and central heating problems.

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The summer holidays are but a distant memory and autumn is upon us. Are you still thinking about that ramshackle house just up from the beach that you saw on holiday? The one with the most amazing views? Or perhaps you are dreaming about the plot of land down the road that is in just the right location for your perfect house

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Education

Friday, October 7, 2016

Glenesk Pre-Prep and Nursery School in East Horsley have announced that Mrs Sarah Bradley, previously Headmistress at Epsom Pre-Prep, Downsend School, has taken over as Headteacher as of September 2016, following the retirement of Mrs Christie Hall.

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Friday, August 26, 2016

Against the national backdrop of a fall in the A*-C pass rate, Box Hill School students and teachers were delighted with the school’s GCSE results going in the opposite direction.

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Friday, August 26, 2016

GCSE results at Reigate Grammar have repeated the school’s record breaking successes of last week’s A Level results. This year RGS students have achieved more A* grades than all the other grades put together

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Monday, June 27, 2016

Girls graduating from Bramley School were presented with their leaving gifts by Shiva Feshareki, the award winning composer who won the BBC Young Composer Award in 2004.

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Monday, June 27, 2016

This month saw the return of Tim Peake to earth from his expedition in space and Reigate Grammar celebrated their own achievement relating to space travel. They also enjoyed successes in chemistry and put on their running shoes to raise money for the Children’s Trust.

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People

Yesterday, 09:20

Care staff and teams from across the county were honoured at the recent Surrey Care Awards - the ‘Oscars’ for Care Staff, recognising the hard work and dedication of people working within a wide variety of adult social care.

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Friday, January 13, 2017

A rising star of the classical music world, the multi award-winning pianist Alexander Ullman will be performing with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Guildford’s G Live next month. Here, the 25-year-old reveals how he likes to unwind on the rare occasion he gets a weekend to himself in his home county

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

A comforting constant in a fast-changing world, the BBC Surrey Breakfast Show effortlessly combines local and national news for an informative and entertaining start to the day. Surrey Life editor Caroline Harrap gets a sneak peek behind the scenes

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

As a presenter on The One Show, Nick Wallis has his finger firmly on the cultural pulse. Here, we put him under the Surrey Life spotlight to find out his favourite local haunts around his hometown of Walton-on-Thames

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Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Some useful points of interest when choosing a home for a loved one (or yourself)

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Style

Yesterday, 08:45

High on the Hog’s Back Ridge, between Guildford and Farnham, you’ll find the newly re-furbished leisure club at the Hogs Back Hotel & Spa.

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

In his column for style-conscious Surrey gents, chap-hop star Mr.B The Gentleman Rhymer shares his seasonal fashion recommendations

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Monday, November 28, 2016

Research shows the difference in absorption rates mean 20 collagen pills equate to the levels of collagen found in one bottle of Skinade.

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Monday, August 8, 2016

As a bride on her wedding day, you become the protagonist of your childhood daydream, front and centre to all of the occasion’s Kodak moments, so it’s only natural that you’d want your beauty game to be flawless on the big day.

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From the craft town of Farnham, the beautiful head-wear creations of Beverley Edmondson are finding their way to the very forefront of fashion

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Thursday, September 1, 2016

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Stephen Bolden, Managing Director of Guildford Fireplaces, gives us an insight into his company.

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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

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Monday, April 11, 2016

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Monday, April 11, 2016

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