Places

With beautiful countryside, stunning villages and plenty of bluebells during spring, Surrey is an amazing place for a stroll

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Yesterday, 12:54

We pick out five Surrey-based itineraries, each packed with great places to visit indoors, to get you through a rainy day.

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Friday, August 17, 2018

We round up 10 of the most beautiful photos of Surrey shared on Instagram this week…

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Here, we bring you 25 things we learnt from The Little Book of Surrey that you probably didn’t know about the area – well, there’s certainly a few that caught us out anyway...

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Conveniently perched along the Basingstoke Canal and Wey Navigation, West Byfleet is surrounded by some of the area’s top tourist attractions and home to a growing food and drink empire...

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Walks

With beautiful countryside, stunning villages and plenty of bluebells during spring, Surrey is an amazing place for a stroll

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Enjoy this two hour, 3.3 mile (5.3 km) walk around Reigate’s historic hills

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Surrey is England’s most wooded county and the Surrey Hills boasts almost 40 per cent woodland cover. These woodlands hide a wealth of archaeological features. We pick some of the best woodland walks to explore

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Enjoy a 4 mile (6.5km) walk around this little known area of Surrey

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Enjoy this eight-mile (13km) walk along this well signposted national trail through the Surrey Hills

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Wildlife

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The British Wildlife Centre opened its doors 21 years ago and a year later embarked on its first guided visitor tours. Claire Saul celebrates over two decades of conservation excellence with founder David Mills MBE

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Meet Etta Lemon – the dragon of Redhill who founded the RSPB and did battle with the Suffragettes

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

A snoring dormouse was caught cuddling her tail as it napped in a National Trust ranger’s hand at Holmwood Common, near Dorking.

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

From bouncing baby lambs to swooping birds of prey, rediscover your wild side at one of these Surrey attractions this spring

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Fantasy author and creator of the Discworld series, Sir Terry Pratchett has always attracted some weird and wonderful tributes - in life and since Death found his way to his door in 2015...

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Surrey Wildlife Trust manages over 80 nature reserves across the county, including heathlands, meadows, ancient woodlands, wetlands and grassland, for the benefit of people and wildlife. So, pack up a picnic and visit one of these beautiful havens...

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Monday, March 6, 2017

In this month’s column, Andy Smith, Surrey branch director of the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE), highlights perhaps the most controversial threat yet to Surrey’s cherished but vulnerable Green Belt countryside

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Taking care of our fascinating wildlife is more than a full time job for Matt Binstead. Here he reveals how he spends his weekends at the centre, near Lingfield

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

One of Britain's best-loved actresses, Dame Judi Dench has been a resident of Surrey for more than 30 years and has an enormous affection for our county. Surrey Life editor Caroline Harrap met up with the Skyfall star at one of her favourite places, the British Wildlife Centre in Lingfield, just down the road from where she lives, for an exclusive interview

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Recently installed as honorary patron of Guildford Shakespeare Company, veteran actor and explorer Brian Blessed is as busy as ever. Here he chats to us from his ‘man cave’ in the garden of his Surrey home

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