Monthly Archives: April 2018

‘I don’t see my future, it’s dark and gloomy’: The stories of Surrey’s homeless

April 30, 2018
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“I have tried self harming, taking overdoses, jumping in front of trains, jumping into traffic. I could have so easily killed myself, it’s selfish but no one wants to live this life.” Those were the words of a 26-year-old mother who has been living on and off Surrey’s streets for almost a decade. Despite homelessness…

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Man’s jaw broken at Epsom car boot sale in ‘unprovoked attack’

April 30, 2018
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A man in his 50s had his jaw broken after he was assaulted at an Epsom boot sale. Surrey Police are appealing witnesses to the incident at the car boot sale at Hook Road Arena, Hook Road on Sunday, April 22. A Surrey Police statement said: “The attack happened around 12.30pm as the victim was…

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Royal Ascot 2018: What to wear and NOT to wear at the races

April 30, 2018
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Here is the official style guide for Royal Ascot held at Ascot Racecourse from June 19-23 2018 Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2raeQYw Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Royal Ascot 2018: What to wear and NOT to wear at the races

April 30, 2018
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Aside from having a flutter at the races, a big part of going to Royal Ascot is about what you wear. This is upheld by the strict dress code , which invites guests to contribute to an occasion heralded as a major fashion event in its own right. In 2017, the famous annual horse racing…

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Orange and lemon gin goes on sale – and this is where you can buy it

April 30, 2018
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Roll on the summer! Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2I8xHNQ Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Orange and lemon gin goes on sale

April 30, 2018
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You’ve heard about pink gin , now it’s all about oranges and lemons. In time for the summer (when it finally arrives!) Malfy Gin has added two zesty flavours to its collection – Malfy con Limone and Malfy con Arancia. But if you prefer more of a classic taste, of course there’s a Malfy Originale…

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Huge Aldershot rubbish blaze tackled by 10 firefighters

April 30, 2018
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A huge burning pile of rubbish was tackled by firefighters in Aldershot . Rushmoor fire station received reports of a fire in Hollybush Lane, Aldershot , at around 12.40pm on Monday (April 30). Four appliances and a water carrier were dispatched to the scene of the fire, which from the photographs appears to consist of…

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Greyhound Trust to move headquarters to Horley and build flagship rehoming centre for 60 dogs

April 30, 2018
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The Greyhound Trust is moving its headquarters to Horley and building kennels to house 60 dogs in a project with an estimated £1.6 million price tag. The charity secured planning permission to build a new HQ in Peeks Brook Lane earlier this year. In its appeal to Reigate and Banstead councillors, the trust said it…

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Guildford Street Play initiative gives children opportunity for ‘playing out’ once again

April 30, 2018
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Guildford residents are being encouraged to get their children playing in the street again, just like they did in the good old days. Ever-increasing traffic has virtually eliminated the idea of letting your children play in their own street, but Wodeland Avenue in Guildford brought the practice back for a day on April 22. For…

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Man robbed of Gucci jacket, Versace belt, money and mobile phone in Woking

April 30, 2018
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A man was robbed of his clothing, money and mobile phone after being threatened with violence in Woking . The man was approached by a group of four to five men at around 9.30pm on Monday April 23. The group made the victim walk from Omega Road into Walton Court, police said, where his items…

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Meet the Elmbridge candidates standing in May council elections

April 30, 2018
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On Thursday (May 3), polls will open in many boroughs to elect councillors who will make the decisions that impact our lives. In Elmbridge a third of councillors will be elected this year and we have listed all the candidates below. We went to representatives of the parties, giving candidates a chance to tell you…

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Prices slashed for Boots baby sale event in stores and online

April 30, 2018
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From car seats to buy one get one free on nappies, have a look at these offers in the annual sale Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2r9E0Hk Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Man badly hurt after being hit by bus near Gatwick Airport

April 30, 2018
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A man was left with serious injuries after being hit by a bus close to Gatwick Airport. The crash happened in a bus lane on the A23, London Road, at around 1.30am on Monday (April 30). It is thought the casualty was walking north towards a hotel, in the same direction as the bus. A…

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Legoland Windsor has launched Royal Family figures

April 30, 2018
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A staggering array of memorabilia for the new Prince have already hit shelves Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2jjmvQu Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Leatherhead resident saves Leach Grove Wood from being turned into NHS car park

April 30, 2018
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A Leatherhead resident has successfully led a campaign to save Leach Grove Wood from being turned into an NHS car park. Tim Jones fronted the campaign at the High Court after NHS Property Services appealed a Surrey County Council (SCC) decision to designate the woodland as a village green, to protect it from development. A…

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Prices slashed for Boots baby sale event in stores and online

April 30, 2018
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Hundreds of baby products are now on offer thanks to high street brand Boots. The annual baby and toddler sale event gives families the opportunity to bag some bargains and save some cash, the Mirror Online reports. The sale ranges from nappies, baby wipes to clothes, bottles and pushchairs. There’s even a buy one get…

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17 indoor activities for families to enjoy in Surrey on a rainy day

April 30, 2018
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A guide to some great indoor attractions to enjoy whatever the weather Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2HBp52Y Famous Words of Inspiration...

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12 bowling alleys in Surrey perfect for a family day out

April 30, 2018
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We've rounded up some of the top ten pin bowling alleys in Surrey Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2E5J4lo Famous Words of Inspiration...

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17 indoor activities for families to enjoy in Surrey on a rainy day

April 30, 2018
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When it comes to taking the kids out for the day, let’s face it, we can’t rely on the British weather. So that’s why we have made a list of some ideal places to enjoy come rain, wind, snow or shine! From catching the latest movie at the cinema, to playing a game of bowling,…

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London Marathon 2019 ballot opens – here’s how to enter

April 30, 2018
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Here is everything you need to know about signing up for next year's race Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2jfAnez Famous Words of Inspiration...

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