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Notice: Author Alice Fowler ‘In conversation’ at Guildford Institute, Friday, July 19

Guildford author Alice Fowler, whose debut collection of short stories was published in July 2023, will mark a year since publication with a special “in conversation” evening…

The Shop Front

Cranleigh Businesses Fear High Street Project

By Emily Dalton local democracy reporter, story and photos Cranleigh business owners remain sceptical about a “ridiculous” high street improvement project fearing it will “cut off trade”.…

Culture Dragon

Romeo & Juliet Production to Raise Awareness of the Facts Around Knife Crime

By Alice Fowler Guildford Shakespeare Company has begun its production of Romeo & Juliet, which is taking place on the streets of Guildford. April Hughes plays Juliet,…

Through Time

D-Day Before and Beyond on the Home Front in and Around Guildford

By David Rose Eighty years ago today (June 6, 1944) saw the greatest amphibious military operation in history as Allied forces landed in Normandy, France – the…


Birdwatcher’s Diary No. 306

By Malcolm Fincham The weather remained cool during the first weeks of June as a north-westerly flow kept temperatures down across the UK. There are even reports…


Mayor of Guildford’s Charity Football Tournament Raises Funds for the Fountain Centre

The Mayor of Guildford’s charity six-a-side football tournament was a thrilling day for everyone involved. Spectators were treated to over fifty games with eighteen teams competing in…