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The Perfect Blend Turns ONE today!

Congratulations to Limpsfield’s own cafe, The Perfect Blend, which turned ONE today! Locals and regulars were treated to coffee and chocolate birthday cake, joining Victoria, Jayne, Lisa, Carmen, Sophie and team to celebrate this milestone.  Continue reading “The Perfect Blend Turns ONE today!”

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Ashley’s Trek to Madagasgar for PTSD

Limpsfield resident, Ashley Fosdike has decided to charity trek to Madagascar for two weeks. She leaves on 25th October. Her chosen charity, Combat Stress, looks after military personnel and their families affected by mental health issues, including PTSD.

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Fancier Dress Celebrates its 10th Birthday!

Limpsfield’s favourite dress-up and party destination, Fancier Dress at Wickhams Stores, will have been a central part of the village for a decade on Thurs October 19th.

To celebrate 10 years of helping local parties be that little bit fancier, Fancier Dress is inviting customers – past, present and future – to help celebrate and have a snoop around their new premises at the back of their old shop, now inhabited by the Avalanche Gallery.  As a special treat, there’s 20% off all stock during the event.    Continue reading “Fancier Dress Celebrates its 10th Birthday!”


Be Aware: shady ‘door knockers’ in the area

Yes, we do live in a lovely, quiet and generally safe area, but recently there have been a number of people in the Limpsfield area purportedly selling door-to-door or delivering leaflets who may not be as genuine as they claim.  There has also been a spate of crime in the wider Oxted area, including break-ins, car theft (from driveways) and burglaries.

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Limpsfield in Bloom gets gold – again!

Limpsfield in Bloom received another Gold medal last week in the ‘South & South East in Bloom’ competition run annually by the Royal Horticultural Society. Limpsfield was also awarded the ‘Best Large Village’ award for the South and South East and the allotments were given an ‘outstanding’ accolade!  Continue reading “Limpsfield in Bloom gets gold – again!”

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No sweat when it comes to fashion for Limpsfield’s Victoria Allinson

Victoria Allinson, much loved owner-operator of Limpsfield’s The Perfect Blend Cafe and Joie de Vivre boutique, who has already expanded her fashion business to include a store in Reigate, has launched a new brand of organic sweatshirts and T-shirts called Continue reading “No sweat when it comes to fashion for Limpsfield’s Victoria Allinson”

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Don’t Miss: Chic’s MacMillan Coffee Morning – this Friday!

In conjunction with the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, Chic Grooming is holding a Treat Tasting day this Friday, 29 September, 10am to 4PM. The fundraiser for Macmillan Cancer Support requires a small donation of £2.00 per dog and £2.00 per human.

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Meet the Artist – Ian Mowforth at Avalanche Gallery

If you’re a Limpsfield local, you’ll most likely have noticed the incredible animal  paintings in the window of Limpsfield’s Avalanche Gallery. Painted in oils by well-known artist, Ian Mowforth, who will be at the Gallery on October 1st.  Continue reading “Meet the Artist – Ian Mowforth at Avalanche Gallery”


Don’t miss: Messy Church – Harvest Style!

This Sunday, 24th September, St Peter’s Limpsfield invites all families to celebrate Harvest at Messy Church, an afternoon event from 3.30-5.30pm in the Millennium Room of St Peter’s Church.  The fun includes a variety of ‘messy’ crafts and activities for kids, ranging from toddlers up to 11 years, with their parents or carers. Continue reading “Don’t miss: Messy Church – Harvest Style!”

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Limpsfield’s retired horses get the best views!

A year ago, Emma Hart, who lives in Edenbridge, but kept her ponies in Limpsfield Chart, decided with the encouragement of local landowner, Peter Goldsmith, to set up Limpsfield Rest & Retirement Grass Livery, a retirement and rest business for horses. Now many lovely retired gee gees are out to grass with some of the best views in Surrey! Continue reading “Limpsfield’s retired horses get the best views!”