This week’s Epsom and Ewell Talking Newspaper local news section begins with several articles from the Epsom and Ewell Borough Council Borough Insight newsletter. We begin with the news that there is still time to put in your nomination ideas on local heritage sites to the Surrey Council Local Heritage project, details in the link below.
Thousands of hand-knitted poppies have been used in a stunning display of rememberance to celebrate the Royal British Legion, decorating the Surbiton branch in Hollyfield Road. There are many Epsom and Ewell Rememberance day events taking place this week, as featured in the news and listed in the details below.
We feature a police story of how anti-social behaviour led to Section 60 Dispersal orders on the Longmead estate in Epsom and the Watersedge estate in West Ewell from the 30th October to the 1st November.
In happier news, from Ipswich, we have a story about ex-Epsom resident Ivy Richmond, who marked her 100th birthday by raising funds for Great Ormand Street with her amazing “Mount Everest” stair climb.
We have a report on the previously featured Polesden Lacey Ignite: fire and fantasy event and what feature a news story on the Padel Tennis Open Day at Epsom club.
Following the previously featured Quiz event, we have information of two upcoming events from the Swail House Association and how to register, as also listed below,
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Contact Information for this week’s news stories
Remembrance Day Events in Epsom and Ewell 2021
10th November: Mayor of Epsom and Ewell opening of the Garden of Remembrance at Bourne Hall, members of the public are welcome to add crosses.
11th November: Armistice servcie at the Clocktower Epsom.
13th and 14th November : War Memorial Wreath Laying
14th November: Rememberance Day services
14th November: Rememberance Day Concert: The Central Band of the Royal British Legion, for details and tickets visit Epsom Playhouse
Swail House Association Events
Friday 19th November: 2pm-6pm – Swail House Get together with games, drinks and snacks.
Friday 7th December: 7pm – Team Quiz night Swail House, individuals will be put into teams and there will be a prize for the winning team
or visit the Swail House Association website
Surrey County Council, Local heritage project
For more information and to nominate a site, visit Local heritage project
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