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  • Festive fizz

    Christmas just isn't Christmas without bubbles - so here to take the fuss out of choosing your fizz is Surrey wine educator Heather Dougherty.

  • Let’s get cheesy

    No, not panto - we're talking the ultimate cheeseboard for Christmas. Every house should have one! Here's our guide to getting it right, thanks to the cheesemongers at Partisan Deli.

  • Surrey’s best Santa

    Is the Father Christmas experience at Godstone Farm the best there is in Surrey? Get the Muddy verdict here.

  • Surrey Christmas gift guide

    Still got Christmas gifts to buy? Check out this guide for savvy shoppers who want to keep it local.

  • Party survival kit

    The Christmas party season is officially upon us. To help you survive, and still look your best, we've consulted Surrey's best beauticians for some advice. Here are their 29 top tips!

  • The 13 days of Christmas giveaway

    Feeling festive? We are! So here’s a prize, every day for 13 Days… just because you deserve it!

  • Ice ice baby

    Pop-up ice rinks are back, adding a touch of romance to the cold. Here’s where you’ll find them in the Surrey and beyond.

  • Panto and festive plays

    It's what we've been waiting for. Oh no it isn't! Oh yes it is! Oh no.... OK, enough! Here are 23 of the perkiest pantos in Surrey.

  • Festive markets

    It's never too early to plan for Christmas, so we've rounded up the top Surrey Christmas markets to get you in the festive mood.

  • How to ace Xmas lunch

    Worried about your turkey timings? Pondering over your potatoes? Here are 11 Michelin-starred tips so you nail it on the day.

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