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Surrey Hills ‘Field to Fork’ Royal Visit

HRH The Countess of Wessex GCVO visited Surrey Hills producers and retailers to experience first-hand their ‘field to fork’ collaboration, following the path from ‘Provenance Cuts’ at Coverwood Farm, to Surrey Hills Butchers and Squires Food Hall in Frensham. The Countess’s visit highlighted the importance of local food production, the …

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Prologue Youth Theatre Company

Prologue Youth Theatre Company  Prologue Youth Theatre Company aims to provide high-quality workshops to help young people develop their creative, social and personal skills.  With weekly workshops for young people aged 9 to 25, Prologue Youth Theatre Company supports young people in order to develop performance skills and nurture creativity. Prologue …

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Video Advice Service from Citizen’s Advice extended

Citizen’s Advice Waverley are pleased to report that the Video Advice Service at the Farnham and Cranleigh offices is working well and supporting a significant number of the community who do not have access to the phone and email service. They will extend the service to Haslemere and Godalming commencing …

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Cooked Meals for Vulnerable Families

Stoke Community Support, Guildford and surrounding areas.  The Project Team of Stoke Community Support (SCS)  is providing cooked meals to vulnerable families/individuals across Guildford in response to Covid-19.   Led by St John’s Church Stoke and St Peter’s Church Stoke Hill, SCS is working in collaboration with St Saviour’s Church, …

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The Earl of Wessex volunteers for ‘Trolley Tuesday’ at the Godalming Community Store

The Godalming & Villages Community Store welcomed a new volunteer to its ranks when HRH Prince Edward, The Earl of Wessex, visited the Wilfrid Noyce Centre on 16 June to help with the ‘Trolley Tuesday’ donations. The Earl was welcomed to the store by Vicki Connor and Patrick Andrea from …

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Preserve Our Reserve – Thursley NNR Support Fund – now over £30k!

On Saturday 30th May 2020 at 4:30pm, a devastating fire broke out on the Thursley National Nature Reserve affecting 150 hectares.  Firefighters from 4 counties, supported by local farmers, fought the blaze over 3 days and nights. The reserve comprises of extensive areas of open dry heathland, peat bogs, pine …

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Wey & Arun Canal Trust marks 25 years of boat trips

When the first fee-paying passengers cruised along the Wey & Arun Canal back in 1995, few members could have imagined that Trust would be celebrating 25 years of public boat trips and this year welcoming more than 1,000 passengers on boat trips just in the Christmas and New Year period …

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Zero Hours Contracts

According to the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS, https://www.acas.org.uk/), a zero-hours contract is a type of contract between an employer and a worker where: your employer does not have to give you any minimum working hours; and you do not have to take any work offered. Workers on zero …

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VantagePoint teems up with Haslemere Museum and becomes a Corporate Member

Haslemere Museum is pleased to announce its latest reciprocal partnership in the shape of a Corporate Membership for VantagePoint. This partnership for 2020/21 will offer great value to the two organisations and recognises the vast potential for joint promotion in the local area. As VantagePoint heads into its second decade, …

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What our readers say…

“A big thank you for mentioning our monthly lectures in your Jottings sections throughout the year. This publicity has produced a steady stream of visitors to our lectures and a good number of new members who are essential for the viability of our Society.” Brian Hawtin, The Arts Society Guildford …

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A Royal Visit to showcase the best of Surrey Hills Enterprises

In acknowledgement of the outstanding work of local businesses, Surrey Hills Enterprises were delighted to be visited by HRH The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO on November 6th. The Royal Visit was a wonderful recognition of the growing reputation and development of the Surrey Hills as a hub of innovative, …

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IN HOME CARE HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR BEST CARE EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR IN THE GREAT BRITISH CARE AWARDS

  IN HOME CARE HAS BEEN NOMINATED FOR BEST CARE EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR IN THE GREAT BRITISH CARE AWARDS 2 September 2019, Waterlooville, Hampshire Nominations have also been made in 3 other categories: Best Care Team, Putting People First and Best Registered Manager The Great British Care Awards have …

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Denningberg Centre for the Elderly

A couple of weeks ago, I had a phone call from Linda who was wanting to spread the word about the Denningberg Centre. Having worked in Godalming for two years I have to be honest and admit I had never heard of it. I decided that I was going to …

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Energy Issues? Citizen’s Advice can help!

Nationally, Citizens Advice found that 48% of those who were helped with energy problems were disabled or had a long-term health problem.  In January this year we promoted the Energy Best Deal Extra Project and we helped people on low incomes or benefits, those with disabilities or long term illnesses, …

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