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Places

Tue, 16:12

Dark and chilly winter evenings are perfect for huddling in the corner of a country pub with friends, catching up over beer and supper in front of a log fire. Surrey is home to cosy pubs a-plenty – here are ten of the top places to go…

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Tue, 11:16

Last year the Surrey Hills celebrated 60 years as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty but would changing its status to a National Park help safeguard its future? We attended the Surrey Hills Symposium to find out more

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Mon, 15:08

A town reaching for the skies with its latest developments and whispers of a bid for city status in the air, Woking has a fascinating history to couple with its modern-day ambitions

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

January 25 marks Burns Night; an evening celebration of the great late Scottish poet Robert Burns. Many venues in Surrey will be hosting an array of celebrations to mark this cultural tradition, with more than enough haggis to go around. We pick our top events taking place in 2018

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Make 2019 the year to appreciate all that Surrey has to offer. We compiled a list of 90 things to do to get you started

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Walks

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Enjoy this two hour, six mile circular walk of Haslemere via Hindhead

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Monday, December 10, 2018

If there's ever a time of year when a brisk, bracing walk is needed, then winter and the lead-up to the festive season is surely it. Here we round up a few of our Surrey favourites

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Enjoy this easy, flat 1.5-hour walk around this pretty Surrey village and waterway

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Monday, November 12, 2018

Enjoy this linear rail to ramble section of the Thames Down Link route taking the short train-ride from Box Hill & Westhumble to Ashtead before walking back

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Wildlife

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

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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