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Guildford’s August Bank Holiday Sale Bonanza – Your Chance to Say Thank You

Residents and visitors shopping in the town over the Bank Holiday weekend are in for a treat, with exciting events and competitions planned, thanks to Stuart Alexander of Big Mouth Guildford, with support from our town centre Business Improvement District Experience Guildford.    Leader of the Council, Cllr Caroline Reeves explains: ‘The Bank Holiday Sale

Guildford in Bloom winners announced

The winners of our borough’s favourite gardening competition, Guildford in Bloom, have been announced.  This year was the 39th celebration of the competition and for the first time ever was held online. Congratulations go to the five category winners in the competition. They are: Garden Colour: Karen Robinson Wildlife: Julie Shaw Vegetables: The Clink Wonky

2020-08-18T15:27:44+00:00August 18th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Positive feedback on Weyside Urban Village proposals

Over 200 people attended our five online public exhibitions to find out more about our proposed riverside development in Guildford and over three quarters of those who gave feedback support the project. The Weyside Urban Village will cover 41-hectares at Slyfield and provide around 1,500 new homes on brownfield land. In addition to high-quality homes

2020-08-13T08:49:15+00:00August 13th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Government urges shoppers to visit their local high street and support businesses during Shop Local Week.

  Shoppers are being urged to hit the high street and support their local businesses during Shop Local Week (10-16 August) Shopping local helps support the local economy, creates jobs and boosts local communities Businesses have brought in a wide range of measures, such as plastic partitions at tills and hand sanitiser stations, to protect

2020-08-11T08:57:24+00:00August 11th, 2020|HM Government|0 Comments

Update on public events in Guildford

All large events planned for 2020 on Council-owned land will be postponed or cancelled as the safety of our residents, visitors and staff remains our top priority. The decision follows recommendations from Surrey’s Strategic Coordinating Group (SCG), part of Surrey’s Local Resilience Forum, the government-initiated body with representatives from all public services, from local authorities

2020-08-11T07:31:18+00:00August 11th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Celebrating 75th anniversary of VJ Day in Guildford

VJ (Victory over Japan) Day, 15 August 1945 marked the day on which Japan surrendered bringing an end to nearly six years of war in the far east  - a triumphant day following a war that cost millions of lives and saw unimaginable suffering with thousands held as prisoners of war. The Mayor of Guildford,

2020-08-11T07:29:51+00:00August 11th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

Raising a pint in support of Guildford’s independent businesses

Independent Guildford business, Growlers & Cans, is launching a collaborative campaign with Blackham Images to showcase a range of the town’s businesses that they feel deserve our recognition and support. The specialist craft beer taproom and bottle shop is urging us to get to know more about the people behind our much-loved local businesses with

2020-10-06T08:00:04+00:00August 10th, 2020|Experience Guildford, Independents|0 Comments

Support Local Photo Project

Support Local Photo Project Meet the proudly independent people giving us good reason to stay loyal to local Experience Guildford are delighted to be supporting a collaborative project between Growlers & Cans and Blackham Images, taking a closer look at the faces in front of some of Guildford’s most loved independent businesses. Many independent business

Your own private shindig in the stunning surroundings of The Cosy Club’s private dining room

Having opened with a bang in June 2018, The Cosy Club, standing proudly in Guildford’s Tunsgate Quarter development has a beautifully decorated and spacious function room to suit any occasion. Available to hire for as few as 6 people and up to 16 people within the current government guidelines, The Cosy Club want to help

2020-08-04T10:27:03+00:00August 4th, 2020|Experience Guildford, restaurants|0 Comments

New events on sale at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford is thrilled to be opening its doors once again with series of films and live events this summer and autumn. On Saturday 8 August, enjoy a drink and an afternoon of live Jazz on the riverside terrace courtesy of Guildford Jazz and some of the UK’s best-loved jazz musicians. Featuring Alan Barnes on sax/clarinet, Nigel Price on guitar,

2020-08-03T14:09:20+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Events, Experience Guildford, Theatre|0 Comments
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