Surrey Hills News

Keep up to date with the latest news from your National Landscape. We regularly publish stories about recent events and important happenings in the Surrey Hills.

Natural England announces proposed expansion of Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Natural England is today (Thursday 24 June) announcing that the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is to be considered for boundary expansion. Securing this designation would allow the area to benefit from greater protections, so that more of England’s beautiful landscapes are safeguarded for future generations.

Gorse Dieback on our Heathlands

Gorse is a vital component of our natural habitats, and is home to many animals including Dartford Warblers who rely…

Community Artists welcome you to Birtley Woodland Art Space

Birtley Woodland Art Space –  a community arts, crafts and wellbeing outdoor studios delighted to be showcasing 10 talented artist…

Celebrating our night skies

A call to all to join our European friends in Switzerland for La Nuit est Belle! On the evening of…

New research shows spending time in nature has positive health benefits

A new study conducted by the Forest Bathing Institute and the University of Derby has shown positive health benefits from…

New ways to EXPERIENCE the Surrey Hills

We are delighted to be supporting fellow AONB, the Kent Downs, the North Downs Way National Trail and Visit Kent…

Positive steps forward for Surrey Hills “Farm to fork” business

One of the positives to have come out of the pandemic has been the innovation and diversification that many businesses…

Surrey Hills “Buy 1 in 5” Pledge

Supporting your local businesses with the Surrey Hills “buy 1 in 5” pledge Surrey Hills is inviting people in Surrey…

Surrey Hills “Field to Fork” Royal Visit 

HRH The Countess of Wessex GCVO visited Surrey Hills producers and retailers to experience first-hand their ‘field to fork’ collaboration

Surrey Hills Businesses – opening in time for Father’s day

Summer is here and Father’s day is just round the corner – It has been a long few months but…

Surrey Hills Businesses bringing products and services to your home

We may not be able to go out and about as we have in the past, however there are still…

COVID-19 & Access to the Countryside

In light of the changing situation with the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic we want to reinforce the Government’s message and urge people to stay local and observe social distancing to help restrict the spread of the virus.

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