Monthly Archives: October 2018

South Western Railway strike threatens Twickenham travel for England rugby international

October 31, 2018
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Rugby fans travelling by train to England’s first autumn international at Twickenham on Saturday (November 3) could find their journey disrupted by strike action . The RMT union is holding a 24-hour strike on South Western Railway’s (SWR) network as part of a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards. SWR plans to…

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South Western Railway strike threatens Twickenham travel for England rugby international

October 31, 2018
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Rugby fans travelling by train to England’s first autumn international at Twickenham on Saturday (November 3) could find their journey disrupted by strike action . The RMT union is holding a 24-hour strike on South Western Railway’s (SWR) network as part of a long-running dispute over the future role of train guards. SWR plans to…

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Egham man, 23, arrested following Feltham train station rush-hour incident

October 31, 2018
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A 23-year-old man from Egham has been arrested after an incident at Feltham railway station on Wednesday morning (October 31). Four armed officers and a sniffer dog boarded the London Waterloo-bound service at Feltham at around 8.35am and removed a man after reports he was claiming he had a weapon. Officers from the British Transport…

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Egham man, 23, arrested following Feltham train station rush-hour incident

October 31, 2018
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A 23-year-old man from Egham has been arrested after an incident at Feltham railway station on Wednesday morning (October 31). Four armed officers and a sniffer dog boarded the London Waterloo-bound service at Feltham at around 8.35am and removed a man after reports he was claiming he had a weapon. Officers from the British Transport…

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Lidl launches Yorkshire pudding sharing wrap and it looks divine

October 31, 2018
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The festive wrap comes with three Christmas meats and stuffing Read the full article here: https://www.getsurrey.co.uk/whats-on/shopping/lidl-launches-yorkshire-pudding-sharing-15353740 Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Lidl launches Yorkshire pudding sharing wrap and it looks divine

October 31, 2018
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Christmas has come early at Lidl. The budget supermarket has launched a Deluxe Festive Yorkshire Pudding Wrap, comprising three popular Christmas meats plus stuffing wrapped in the delicious batter-y goodness of a Yorkshire Pudding. Ideal for hosts and guests alike, the easy-to-prepare dish is stuffed full of succulent British turkey, Cumberland chipolata sausages, gammon, pork…

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Lidl launches Yorkshire pudding sharing wrap and it looks divine

October 31, 2018
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Christmas has come early at Lidl. The budget supermarket has launched a Deluxe Festive Yorkshire Pudding Wrap, comprising three popular Christmas meats plus stuffing wrapped in the delicious batter-y goodness of a Yorkshire Pudding. Ideal for hosts and guests alike, the easy-to-prepare dish is stuffed full of succulent British turkey, Cumberland chipolata sausages, gammon, pork…

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Number of hoax fire calls in Surrey surges to more than 100

October 31, 2018
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More than 100 false fire alarms were maliciously triggered in Surrey last year – costing Surrey Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) millions of pounds. In total, there were 107 malicious false fire alarms in the county in 2017/18 – more than two each week and nearly double the 59 malicious hoax calls the year before.…

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Aldershot and Farnborough tip visitors will need permit to avoid £5 charge

October 31, 2018
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Visitors to the waste recycling centres in Aldershot and Farnborough will soon have to produce a permit in order to avoid a £5 fine. Residents will have to apply for a permit online and prove they live in Hampshire to dispose of their rubbish in Rushmoor. Anybody who is from outside the county or unable…

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Super chic 108 Brasserie just off Oxford Street open for weekend brunch and post-shopping lunch

October 31, 2018
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Begin or round off your Christmas shopping jaunt in London at 108 Brasserie Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2EUUKvk Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Budget 2018: Surrey could get £8m for potholes but council warns it still needs to make cuts

October 31, 2018
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Around £8 million could be coming to Surrey for potholes after the government outlined its Budget proposals this week. And an additional £10 million could be handed down for adult services. Chancellor and Runnymede and Weybridge MP Philip Hammond laid out his Budget plans on Monday (October 29) in the House of Commons, which included…

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Super chic 108 Brasserie just off Oxford Street open for weekend brunch and post-shopping lunch

October 31, 2018
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108 Brasserie couldn’t be positioned in a better location. Wander down a side road off London’s busy Oxford Street and you will find the super chic eatery serving food and drink from morning until night. The sophisticated hot spot just off Marylebone Lane, celebrates the upcoming festivities but in a less manic way than the…

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Surrey County Council to spend £20 million converting 89,000 street light bulbs

October 31, 2018
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Surrey County Council is to spend nearly £20 million converting its 89,000 street light bulbs to LEDs. It says the switch – which will cost £19.9 million over the next three years – will reduce energy consumption by 60%, save £2 million and over 6,000 tonnes of CO2 each year. The council currently spends £3.5…

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Console Corner: Starlink: Battle for Atlas Nintendo Switch review

October 31, 2018
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Console Corner: Starlink: Battle for Atlas Nintendo Switch review

Make space for rebirth of a Star. Growing up in the 90s Star Fox was – and remains to this day – one of my favourite games, so it just had to be Nintendo Switch when it came to Starlink: Battle for Atlas so I could be reunited with Fox McCloud 25 years on. Starlink…

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‘Beyond the normal type of mindless damage’: Cars targeted by ’20 youths’ near Shepperton fishing lake

October 31, 2018
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‘Beyond the normal type of mindless damage’: Cars targeted by ’20 youths’ near Shepperton fishing lake

Two cars were left with extensive damage after they were targeted by “20 youths carrying knives” near a fishing lake in Shepperton. Vandals slashed the tyres and smashed all the windows and wing mirrors of a grey Ford Focus in the Sheep Walk area overnight on Saturday (October 27), according to Surrey Police. A black…

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‘Four or five’ wheelie bins set alight in mystery overnight Leatherhead spree

October 31, 2018
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A collection of “four or five” wheelie bins were set alight overnight in close proximity to each other on a lane in Leatherhead. Leatherhead fire station confirmed they attended the incident, which took place late on Tuesday (October 30) night and into the early hours of Wednesday morning. Pictures taken of the recycling bins on…

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HMP Bronzefield prisoner repeatedly ‘self-harmed’ before death, inquest hears

October 31, 2018
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A prisoner had repeatedly self-harmed before she was found unresponsive in her cell, an inquest jury has heard. Kirsty Walker had been behind bars for six months when she was found at HMP Bronzefield in Ashford on September 25, 2015 – just three months before her sentenced finished. The 26-year-old was rushed to St Peter’s…

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Marks and Spencer recruiting for Christmas with 135 temp jobs in Guildford, Camberley and Haslemere

October 31, 2018
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Looking to earn a bit of extra cash over the Christmas holidays? Read the full article here: https://ift.tt/2qmheLw Famous Words of Inspiration...

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Portsmouth, Fareham and Hayling Island’s best events for Thursday and Friday

October 31, 2018
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Portsmouth, Fareham and Hayling Island’s best events for Thursday and Friday

Here are our top picks… CONCERT: Jools Holland and his acclaimed Rhythm Blues Orchestra will return to the stage with Soft Cell frontman Marc Almond. Portsmouth Guildhall, Thursday, 7pm.  TALK: Charles Dowding presents his talk – Healthy Growth, No Dig Gardening – for those interested in horticultural top tips. Hayling Island Community Centre, Friday, 7.30pm.  FIREWORKS: Go along to this fireworks extravaganza which will keep you busy with amusements,…

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Marks and Spencer recruiting for Christmas with 135 temp jobs in Guildford, Camberley and Haslemere

October 31, 2018
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Marks and Spencer recruiting for Christmas with 135 temp jobs in Guildford, Camberley and Haslemere

Marks and Spencer is recruiting 135 colleagues this Christmas in Surrey. A variety of roles are available across the Guildford, Camberley and Haslemere stores in departments from clothing, home and food, beauty, deli and café, with applications now open. The seasonal colleagues will help the high street retailer make every moment special for customers over…

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