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

Dorking’s Springing into April magazine

The April edition of Dorking Talking is here. This month we’re catching up on the High Street, Dorking Halls and the Library in the town and checking out some life hacks to help you deal with failing sight at home.… Continue Reading Dorking’s Springing into April magazine

March 2022 Magazine is here

  March is here and Dorking Talking welcomes a new regular: Emily Sills from Dorking Halls will be joining us every month from now on with an update on what’s happening in Dorking’s theatre and cinema. Also this month we… Continue Reading March 2022 Magazine is here

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

November Dorking Talking

November: bonfires and fireworks, Remembrance and autumn leaves… This month, as well as all of these, there’s information about the High Street, avoiding scams, a service from Age UK, and a phone-in noticeboard. There’s a feature on the Cenotaph, a… Continue Reading November Dorking Talking

September’s Dorking Talking

Welcome to September! The month when high summer is coming to an end, but we’re not yet ready to wind down towards shorter days and autumn. Dorking Talking’s got plenty going on… Heritage Open Days are nearly upon us, we… Continue Reading September’s Dorking Talking

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