Michael Wilton is a much loved and well-known face around Limpsfield, having lived in the village since the 1970s and before that, in Gresham Road. Following a career in communications, he turned to fiction writing in his retirement and has since penned six books, with two more on the way!
He talks to us about his journey to fiction writing, his inspiration and goings-on in Limpsfield… Continue reading Local author, Michael Wilton’s journey to fiction
Christmas seems to start earlier each year and it’s no different at Limpsfield Memorial Stores as they prepare for their busiest time of the year. So it’s time to talk turkey! Continue reading Talking Turkey at Memorial Stores!
Calling all budding graphic designers or graphic artists! Limpsfield Parish Council will shortly be launching a new website and thought it would be appropriate to adopt a new logo that represents all that’s great about the Parish of Limpsfield. It’s your community, so the LPC would love your input… Continue reading Design a logo for Limpsfield – competition
If you’re heading for a Halloween party, hosting one or just up fo scaring some trick or treaters, you’ll want to know what’s hot this Halloween! We asked Fancier Dress owner, Lucy Moore, to pull back the curtain and give us some insights! Continue reading What’s hot this Halloween?
Recently a post by a young woman on the Oxted Facebook Group alerted locals to the fact that she had actually been approached by a couple of men in the woods around the Kent Hatch Road carparks, asking if she was interested in participating in their dogging activities, or in their actual words, “up for it”.
Here’s what it’s all about and what you should do if you stumble across some illicit dogging activity while out on your daily walk… Continue reading A dogging nuisance on Limpsfield Chart…
A huge congratulations to our very own Limpsfield village pub, The Bull Inn, Limpsfield, officially named Best Surrey Pub of the Year at the Surrey Life Food & Drink Awards. Continue reading Congratulations to The Bull Inn – Best Pub in Surrey!
Tomorrow (Friday 27th September) is closing date for application for job as Parish Clerk & Responsible Financial Officer for Limpsfield Parish Council (www.limpsfield.org)… Continue reading Last chance to apply for job as Parish Council Clerk
Hard to believe that Miss Tarryn’s Surrey Dance School has only been around for five years, as our super-talented Limpsfield-based dance teacher is now embedded in Limpsfield life, but Surrey Dance celebrates five years this month. Continue reading Super Surrey Dance School Celebrates 5 years of Distinction in Dance
In July, the Prince’s Countryside Fund launched its Village Survival Guide – a guide to help rural villages and communities survive and thrive in challenging times and includes many inspirational examples of villages and local businesses who are determined to keep their unique communities going.
Continue reading Let’s Keep Limpsfield Village Surviving and Thriving
Limpsfield’s own Kari Pridden of Memorial Stores and The Bull Inn’s Adrienne Gray were both interviewed on BBC Radio Surrey on July 31st, talking about the challenges faced by small villages in keeping up with modern life, but maintaining a sense of community.
With so many villages now struggling to maintain a working community, BBC Surrey wanted to know the challenges faced and Limpsfield’s secret formula!
Listen to the interview HERE– starting about 22 minutes into the programme. Available until 30 August 2019.