October, 2010 - A ramble through Surrey - Surrey Life - Archant Community

October, 2010

Lebanon @ Guildford Picture Palace

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I'm stuck in a metal box. The temperature's soaring and sweat is dripping from the ceiling. The only way to relieve ourselves is into another smaller metal box – this isn't a night in with a M&S meal deal and favoured bottle of vino I’m stuck...

Effing Hot Chillies! - Gourmet Life

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Just recieved my first batch of Effing Hot Chillies, from a geniusly named Effingham-based grower. My eyes stung, skin itched and mouth burned just picking up the box. What should I do next...? Just received my first batch of Effing Hot Chillies from...

A Surrey Life Spotify set list

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Having devoured the latest edition of my favourite music magazine, The Word, I noticed they've started to chart each issue with a soundtrack, compiled on the digital music service Spotify. This got me wondering whether it might be possible to put together...

Suburban Ski Sunday in Surbiton 2010

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I have no idea whether Alberto Tomba has a sense of humour but if the Italian former alpine ski champion enjoys the lighter side of life and had received an invite, I have little doubt he'd have been in Surbiton on Sunday. I have no idea whether Alberto...

Best sunset views in Surrey?

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Having spent a sublime evening cuddled up on a Richmond Hill bench with my girlfriend last night, I ask you where are your favourite sunset views in Surrey? Having spent a sublime evening cuddled up on a Richmond Hill bench with my girlfriend last night...

On the hunt for Steven Spielberg's War Horse in Surrey...

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This week, while enjoying my holiday at home (I'm not a staycation kind of guy), I popped down to the abandoned Wisley airfield where Steven Spielberg is currently filming for his adaption of War Horse. This week, while enjoying my holiday at home (I’m...

A sign of the times? Guildford Picture Palace and the independence of Surrey's High Streets

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Guildford Picture Palace, the proposed independent cinema for our county town's High Street, missed out on its long hoped for home last week, with a national chain taking the spoils Guildford Picture Palace , the proposed independent cinema for our county...