Monthly Archives: August 2018

Camberley man released without charge and no further action taken after incident at Farnborough Travelodge

August 31, 2018
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A man from Camberley has been released without charge and no further action will be taken after the incident in Farnborough on Thursday (August 30). Up to eight police cars and three ambulances were seen in the centre of the town near to the Sainsbury’s and Travelodge development on Queensmead. One witness reported that “armed…

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Cobham man, 66, arrested in Freelands Road after ‘pulling imitation firearm on paramedics’

August 31, 2018
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A 66-year-old man from Cobham is alleged to have threatened paramedics with an imitation firearm on Friday (August 31). According to a police spokesman, paramedics were called to a house in Freelands Road some time before 11.30am when “a man pulled out what is believed to be an imitation firearm on the staff.” Police officers…

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Fire in Guildford Borough Council road sweeper leaves driver suffering from ‘smoke inhalation’ in Ash

August 31, 2018
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A fire dramatically broke out in a Guildford Borough Council road sweeper on Wednesday (August 29). Rushmoor Fire Station assisted Surrey Fire and Rescue with the fire in Shawfield Road, Ash , bringing the blaze under control at around 12.30pm. One ambulance crew attended the scene to treat the driver suffering from ‘smoke inhalation’. A…

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Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Lidl and Asda are urgently recalling all these items

August 31, 2018
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A number of big brand supermarkets are urgently recalling food and drink items from their shelves. Several products have been recalled following a number of allergy and food alerts, including a deadly listeria bacteria scare involving frozen vegetables and smoked salmon. Shoppers are being asked to check their cupboards at home to see if they…

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Alton Towers annual Scarefest is almost here AND its set to be the most terrifying yet

August 31, 2018
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The park has announced the opening of a brand new attraction for 2018 known only as "Project 42" Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2NAHI61 Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Here’s how you can get up to 70% off jewellery in the Pandora online sale

August 31, 2018
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Shoppers can pick up some serious bargains with some items costing as little as £3 Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2MI615B Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Alton Towers annual Scarefest is almost here AND its set to be the most terrifying yet

August 31, 2018
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Alton Towers has announced a brand new line up of horrifying events for it’s annual Scarefest this October, which looks set to be it’s most terrifying yet. The event sees the park in Staffordshire stay open way past its usual closing time, and things are known to get very spooky after dark. Guests are of…

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Here’s how you can get up to 70% off jewellery in the Pandora online sale

August 31, 2018
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If you l ove Pandora jewellery then it’s your lucky day, as its holding a huge sale on its website with some items going for under a fiver. With summer almost over it won’t be long before we start the annual process of crying deeply at the sight of our bank statements as we try…

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Two men who helped victim of ‘frightening’ knifepoint robbery in Egham sought by police

August 31, 2018
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Two men who helped a victim of a “frightening” knifepoint robbery in Egham are being sought by police. Surrey Police officers were called to Crown Street on Saturday (August 25) following reports of a man being robbed and attacked with a knife while he was in his car. The suspect stabbed the victim in the…

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Police hunt for man after sexual assault on woman, 55, in Yateley

August 31, 2018
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A 55-year-old woman was allegedly sexually assaulted in Yateley, according to Surrey Police. A man approached the woman and allegedly sexually assaulted her over her clothing as she was walking along a path known as Green Lane, off Firgrove Road at around 1.50pm on Thursday (August 30). He then ran off towards Firgrove Road where…

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What makes Guildford great? The answer could win you a free dinner

August 31, 2018
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The Guildford Vision Group is on a mission to find out what people think makes Guildford great. The group, which says it wants to make Guildford “an even more attractive, vibrant and pleasant town to live and work in”, has kicked off a campaign asking residents to share what they love about the town. Their…

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Does your child have up to £1,000 sitting in an abandoned Child Trust Fund?

August 31, 2018
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Parents may be unaware of the money sitting in the government’s Child Trust Fund. Child Trust Funds (CTFs) were tax-free accounts launched in 2002 to encourage saving for children. However, when CTFs were replaced by Junior ISAs in 2011, many accounts were abandoned. There may be as much as £1,000 sitting in an account that…

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BBC3 looking for ‘men of all sizes’ to talk about body image

August 31, 2018
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BBC3 is looking for men aged between 18 to 34 who are willing to talk about body image and the male physique for a new documentary. Parable TV says the documentary will “lift the lid” on how men really feel about their bodies. A statement says: “If social media and shows like Love Island have…

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University of Surrey reveals perfect time to eat breakfast and dinner if you want to lose weight

August 31, 2018
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Tasty research served up from the University of Surrey has revealed the best time to eat breakfast and dinner if you want to lose weight. Surrey scientists found that “time-restricted feeding” – a form of intermittent fasting – proved beneficial for reducing body fat. Research by the Guildford university found small changes to the times…

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17-year-old Guildford girl has been missing for a week

August 31, 2018
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A 17-year-old girl from Guildford has been missing for seven days. Surrey Police are appealing for the public’s help in finding missing Britney Garman who is believed to be in the Woking , Guildford or Epsom areas of Surrey. However she is also known to have links to the Fareham area of Hampshire. Britney has…

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Catapult fired at driver on A3 near Puttenham leaving car window smashed

August 31, 2018
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A woman’s car window was left smashed after a catapult was fired at her vehicle while she was driving on the A3 . The victim, who wishes to remain anonymous, was driving near Puttenham on Sunday morning (August 26) when she spotted two men on a bridge. Seconds later, one of the men leaned over…

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Ex-racing driver told therapist he had ‘moved past the crisis’ months before death, inquest hears

August 31, 2018
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A former racing driver hanged himself at his home near Dorking in August 2017. An inquest into the death of 37-year-old Rainer Stoschek, originally from Munich, heard on Friday (August 31) that his business partner Anne Marika Haapavaara had rushed to his house on August 24 last year after receiving a “disturbing email” from Mr…

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Britain’s Got Talent is coming to Guildford

August 31, 2018
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One of the UK’s biggest TV competitions is back on the road in search of new talent. The Britain’s Got Talent team are on the hunt to find Britain’s best act and will be visiting towns and cities up and down the country. Guildford is next on their list and the BGT team “wanna see…

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Man found not guilty of Caterham burglary despite stolen Xbox being found in his bedroom

August 31, 2018
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A man has been found not guilty of a burglary at a Caterham home despite a stolen Xbox being found in his bedroom. Jordan Stephens, of Clyde Road, South Croydon, was found not guilty of one count of burglary on Thursday (August 31) after a two-day trial at Guildford Crown Court. Mr Stephens, 22, had…

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There’s a magical pop-up bar in an enchanted forest and we can’t wait to slither in

August 31, 2018
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The potions on offer will make you feel just like you're at Hogwarts, or questing for the 'one ring to rule them all' Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2wp9GLB Famous Words of Inspiration...

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