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Fall in love with Guildford this Valentine’s

With Valentine’s Day falling on a Friday this year, what better excuse do you need to hit the town and paint it red with your someone special. And, just to help you get those romantic brownie points, here are a few handy hints of things to do and places to go on and around this

2020-06-12T11:58:05+00:00January 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Indie of the Month – February 2020 – The Guildford Tup

The Guildford Tup - 44 - 46 Chertsey Street, Guildford, GU1 4HD "Here at The Guildford Tup we pride ourselves on our commitment to televising sport from around the world and are proud winners of the Ei Group ‘Best Sports Venue’ award. If live music in Guildford is more your scene, we also host a

2020-06-12T11:58:48+00:00January 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

£300,000 funding boost to help rough sleepers off the streets

More support to help rough sleepers with mental health conditions and substance misuse issues will be available across our borough, thanks to a successful £300,000 bid for government funding.   We applied for funding from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to support the continuation of services for rough sleepers for the next

2020-06-12T12:02:17+00:00January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Openness and collaboration to combat Climate Change

The agenda packs and minutes of the Council’s recently formed Climate Change and Innovation Board (CCIB) are now available to the public.   Leader of the Council, Cllr Caroline Reeves, explained: ‘We took the decision to publish these documents in response to requests from residents and the local media. We are grateful and proud to

2020-06-12T12:06:43+00:00January 27th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

The Mayor’s Award for Access – Nominations Required

The Mayor's Award for Access recognises those that make a positive contribution to the lives of disabled people in the borough.   The Guildford Access Group is in search of this year’s winners, and they need your help. They are looking for the people and places that make a real difference to the lives of

2020-06-12T12:03:27+00:00January 27th, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments

THE FRIARY OPENS NEW CHANGING PLACES FACILITY AFTER MAJOR REFURBISHMENT

The Friary officially opened Guildford’s first ‘Changing Places’ facility yesterday, which will enable local people with profound learning or physical disabilities to use the bathroom facilities at the centre safely and comfortably. Following a major refurbishment, level one of The Friary Guildford is now home to a new all gender bathroom and enlarged accessible toilet.

2020-06-12T12:08:14+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Press Release : Guildford Jazz today announced the line-up of its headline sponsors for Guildford JazzFest ’20

The three day festival will run from March 20-22 at Guildford’s Electric Theatre and feature a wide spectrum of accessible jazz, funk and latin grooves. The festival is being organised by Guildford Jazz a thriving local community arts organisation which runs regular monthly gigs at the Jazz Café at the Electric theatre and Guildford Pavilion.

2020-06-12T12:13:13+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

THUMPER ANNOUNCE NEW SINGLE ‘AD NAUSEAM’ OUT 21ST FEB VIA RECKLESS RECORDS UK HEADLINE TOUR FOR FEBRUARY & MARCH

THUMPER catapult into 2020 unleashing a brand new lively single, ‘Ad Nauseam’, streaming from Fri 21st Feb. 2019 saw them release three singles “(You’re Bringing Me) Down”, “In My Room” and “AFL”, all of which received extensive UK radio support from Steve Lemacq, Huw Stephens, Daniel P. Carter, Kerrang! Radio & Radio X, as well

2020-06-12T12:11:19+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Price freeze in most town centre car parks approved

A price freeze in most town centre car parks, more electric vehicle charging points and a new 'early bird' rate at Farnham Road car park to help commuters were all agreed at a meeting of the Council's Executive last night (21 January).   We are also rolling out contactless payment, which is now available at

2020-06-12T12:09:23+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Guildford Council|0 Comments