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Pop-Up Pizza at Albury Vineyard

Visit the vineyard on Saturday 2nd March for wine and pizza! We are delighted that the Wood Fired Larder are visiting Albury Organic Vineyard with their beautiful bespoke teardrop caravan to cook a delicious selection of pizzas, perfect to feast on whilst enjoying a glass or two of Albury fizz. Wood Fired Larder …

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Shadowing – A short film by Zak Syed

Shadowing is a thrilling crime film, that keeps you in suspense throughout. It entails the story of two journalists, investigating the death of a friend. They break into a suspects house, and you guessed it, things don’t go to plan. I sat down with Director Zak Syed to discuss his …

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Book: Introducing the Godalming Writers’ Group & ‘Godalming Tales 2’

In July 2015 a small group of authors & would-be authors met together for the first time in The King’s Arms Hotel in Godalming, Surrey. We had a mix of writing experience: a couple had self-published books whilst others had long-forgotten first drafts in bottom drawers somewhere. We were brought …

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Winning with Words Guildford

Liz and I started Winning with Words in December 2017 to help people present with clarity and persuasion. We had met so many professionals with lots of talent and ability who struggled to get their message across in face to face situations. Many were extremely nervous about speaking in public, …

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Community Foundation for Surrey

My visit to meet Director of Philanthropy Joe Crome and Victoria Kear, their Communications Officer, at the Community Foundation’s offices in Guildford was intended to help me learn more about how they are ‘transforming local communities’ as their slogan clearly states. Probably in common with many Surrey residents, I wasn’t …

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Restaurant review: Pho, Guildford

It’s not often you get the chance to try a completely different culinary experience close to your home which rather blows you away. Happily Pho in Guildford provided that at lunchtime today, which made me very happy. Pho is a family-run business serving great value, healthy Vietnamese street food that …

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Walled Garden Champagne Tea

  The Walled Garden, Cowdray On Sunday 11th June the Taylor clan set off for an afternoon tea at the Walled Garden, Cowdray. We arrived slightly earlier so that we could have a wander around the gardens. The gardens are in full bloom at the moment, with an array of …

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A Fantastic Facial

https://www.theluxurytouch.co/ The Luxury Touch. As a premium beauty & wellness provider in Surrey, with over 17 years’ experience working with Top A-List celebrities worldwide, specialising in Anti-Ageing Facials, Problematic Skins, Slimming, Detox and Body Contouring. Using the multi award-winning brand, Pevonia Botanica, which is 100% natural, green and animal cruelty …

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Review – Afternoon Tea at The Beaverbrook

  Afternoon tea is a very British institution. And I have to say, it is a very pleasant one. My first taste of it was at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town a few years back. It was very pleasant but not very special. I remember copious amounts of …

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