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A bag for life

One Surrey high street is leading the way in the war against plastic bags with free fabric totes says Emma Pritchard

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As Surrey Hills celebrates 60 years as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Jane McGowan finds out more about the society devoted to preserving its rural splendour more

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Ever wondered what it takes to keep the gardens at a National Trust property in tip-top condition? Jane McGowan caught up with Jamie Harris, head gardener at Polesden Lacey to find out just how it’s done more

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The Great British Woodshop's David Free offers some expert tips on how to turn an old piece of unloved furniture in to a beloved centrepiece more

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Emma Pritchard meets Jim Jones, Surrey Wildlife Trust Living Landscapes manager and dormice expert more

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As the countryside celebrates its seasonal fresh start, what better time for us to also embrace something new more

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Creative Art Twickenham has announced the first term of a series of 12-week art classes starting January 3rd at the vibrant ETNA Community Centre in Twickenham more

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Handmade gifts, festive foliage decorations and crisp winter walks. Emma Pritchard celebrates the delights of a country Christmas more

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Emma Pritchard catches up with Countryfile presenter Adam Henson to find out more about life as one of the nation’s favourite farmers more

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Warm blackberry and apple pie and sumptuous, sticky honey – what better way to toast the arrival of autumn more

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With properties opening their doors to the public, and traditional crafts on display all over the area, September is the ideal month to experience the countryside like never before more

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