Monthly Archives: May 2017

Flying Scotsman fans catch glimpse of iconic steam train as it speeds through county

May 31, 2017
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The iconic steam train was spotted at Coxes Lock in Addlestone and in Deepcut Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rFLfss Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Take a sneak peek inside The Ivy Cobham Brasserie ahead of public opening

May 31, 2017
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VIPs were invited to a stylish launch event ahead of the official opening of The Ivy Cobham Brasserie Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rpHqqn Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Are these examples of some of the worst parking in Surrey?

May 31, 2017
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From hundreds of examples of bad parking sent in by you, here's a top 10 Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2qHoKhI Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Flying Scotsman fans catch glimpse of iconic steam train as it speeds through county

May 31, 2017
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Steam train fans were in their element on Wednesday (May 31) as many caught a special glimpse of the legendary Flying Scotsman . The world’s most famous steam locomotive , A3 Class 60103 whistled through parts of Surrey including Addlestone and Deepcut on the day of its Hampshire Countryside Tour. Leaving Salisbury just before 9am,…

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As Google Street View marks 10th birthday, see views of how Surrey has changed over the years

May 31, 2017
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Can you believe that Google Street View is 10 years old? Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rVe9o4 Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Take a sneak peek inside The Ivy Cobham Brasserie ahead of public opening

May 31, 2017
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The wait for the opening of The Ivy Cobham Brasserie is finally over. A glitzy launch party, complete with dainty canapés and free flowing champagne, was held on Wednesday evening (May 31) ahead of Thursday’s public opening. Read More The Ivy Cobham: Eagerly awaited opening date announced Expect chic fixtures and fittings Around 300 invited…

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Cranleigh police incident: Man released under investigation after firearm recovered following 18-hour stand-off

May 31, 2017
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The man was arrested after armed police officers staked out a property in Elmbridge Road on Wednesday May 24 Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rpPaZF Famous Words of Inspiration...

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As Google Street View marks 10th birthday, see views of how Surrey has changed over the years

May 31, 2017
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View gallery Google Street View is officially 10 years old and Get Surrey is celebrating the milestone by taking Surrey readers back in time. The Google Street View service was developed in 2004 and launched in May 2007 as the brainchild of Google co-founder Larry Page. Street View has published imagery in every continent in…

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Is this the worst parking in Surrey? Take a look back at some shocking examples from across the county

May 31, 2017
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Everyone will have no doubt marvelled at some awful parking in their time, so we’ve gone in to the archives to find some examples of the very worst from across the county. Parking on double yellow lines, blocking driveways and abandoning cars across several bays are just a few examples of bad parking which have…

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Cranleigh police incident: Man released under investigation after firearm recovered following 18-hour stand-off

May 31, 2017
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A man who was arrested following an 18-hour stand off in a quiet Cranleigh street has been released under investigation by police. Surrey Police arrested a man and recovered a firearm at a property in Elmbridge Road at around midday on Wednesday May 24. Residents in the five neighbouring properties were evacuated by police at…

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In pictures: May sees warmer than average temperatures with spring one of the warmest for over a century

May 31, 2017
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The Met Office has confirmed that this May has been warmer than average Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2seU9KG Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Arcade Fire, a sinking bus, and the criminals locked up in May top Get Surrey’s most read on Wednesday

May 31, 2017
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A gig announcement, a round-up of the county's criminals and the latest development of Guildford's night scene were among the most read Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rkY4pd Famous Words of Inspiration...

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In pictures: May sees warmer than average temperatures with spring one of the warmest for over a century

May 31, 2017
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In pictures: May sees warmer than average temperatures with spring one of the warmest for over a century

You thought it was warm but the Met Office has just made it official – May has been both warmer and sunnier than average! Not only that but spring as a whole has been one of the warmest for over a century. Incredible, right? We thought so. Read More Weather news Fresher and overcast weather…

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Arcade Fire, a sinking bus, and the criminals locked up in May top Get Surrey’s most read on Wednesday

May 31, 2017
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Get Surrey ‘s naming and shaming of criminals jailed across Surrey in May was the most read story on Wednesday (May 31). The article shines a light on the work of the police and and courts and shows some of the worst offenders including an organised gang network. Readers were also excited to hear that…

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Guildford company to launch constellation of satellites which could film cars from space

May 31, 2017
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Watch footage the new satellites are capable of to see just how much detail Earth-i's cameras can capture Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2qBq7Du Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Highs of 26°C forecast as we say hello to the beginning of meteorological summer

May 31, 2017
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According to the meteorological calendar, summer runs from June to August Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2qBqD4p Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Guildford company to launch constellation of satellites which could film cars from space

May 31, 2017
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A Guildford satellite company has announced plans to launch and operate a constellation of satellites which would be capable of filming cars from space. The constellation will enable Earth-i to record high-resolution video and photos and would be the first in the world to provide full-colour video footage. Earth-i is headquartered in the Surrey Research…

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Highs of 26°C forecast as we say hello to the beginning of meteorological summer

May 31, 2017
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If the past few days are anything to go by, then we can all agree that summer is well and truly setting in. And to reflect the sunshine , Thursday (June 1) officially marks the start of summer, in the meteorological world. In the astronomical calendar, the start of summer is marked a few weeks…

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General Election: Spelthorne’s candidates outline policies as borough prepares to have its say on June 8

May 31, 2017
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The NHS, flood prevention and Brexit are all on the agenda for the Spelthorne candidates         Read the full article here: http://ift.tt/2rFafA0 Famous Words of Inspiration...

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General Election: Spelthorne’s candidates outline policies as borough prepares to have its say on June 8

May 31, 2017
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As the General Election on June 8 grows ever closer, the people of Spelthorne are choosing who is going to get their vote. So what do the Spelthorne candidates stand for and where do their priorities lie – the NHS, education, Brexit? We asked all five candidates why you should vote for them. The seat…

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