Maytime Magazine

Maytime means fetes and fairs and community activities and we’ve plenty of those to tell you about this month in Dorking Talking. We wish Sight for Surrey a very happy 100th birthday and there are other anniversaries to commemorate too:… Continue Reading Maytime Magazine

Festive Magazine New Year 2022

Dorking’s cockerel is wearing his Christmas sprouts and tinsel and here we are between Christmas and New Year. We’re still definitely in party mood, so we’re leaving Covid and any bad news firmly outside the door.  Instead do  join us… Continue Reading Festive Magazine New Year 2022

December 2021 magazine

Deceiving the devil with shoes; the patron saint of singers & fishermen, gout and sore throats; memories of illicit Christmas trees from Ranmore; and did Cromwell really cancel Christmas? It’s all here in Dorking Talking this month.  We’ve also got… Continue Reading December 2021 magazine

August Dorking Talking

Summer’s here and we’re outside, gardening in Pixham, looking at countryside restoration and even climbing Everest (well, not us personally, but a remarkable young man who doesn’t let blindness get in his way). Talking about sight, we hear about coping… Continue Reading August Dorking Talking

July Dorking Talking

It’s July and Dorking is Talking about at a group working to benefit farmers and wildlife together, wondering why rain on St Swithin’s day should set the summer’s weather, and how a pair of shoes can tell you what’s in… Continue Reading July Dorking Talking

Dorking Talking in April

April’s here and we’ve got a lighthearted programme for you this month to celebrate Easter and look forward to better things. We’re nearly at the end of the long, cold winter of lockdown and the chance to go beyond our… Continue Reading Dorking Talking in April

DorkingTalking Feb 21

Welcome to February’s Dorking Talking to help us through another lockdown, with an outdoorsy programme including a wet walk on Holmwood Common, apple trees aplenty and Beatrix Potter’s garden. We tackle good intentions, look back to the end of pounds,… Continue Reading DorkingTalking Feb 21

October Dorking Talking

Dorking Talking’s kicking off October with news about this year’s flu vaccinations – don’t miss yours, will you? – and the latest on Dorking High Street before we feature a local gin which manages to be both ancient and modern,… Continue Reading October Dorking Talking

What’s Dorking Talking about in August 2020?

It’s August – the time for sunshine and seaside, families and foreign holidays – except that this year it isn’t… the nearest we can come is a barbecue in the back garden.  But is Dorking Talking downhearted?  Certainly not! There… Continue Reading What’s Dorking Talking about in August 2020?