Archives September 2021

  1. Two young males each holding a green chilli

    Feeling the heat at Farnham’s Food and Drink Festival

    Farnham’s Food and Drink Festival went down a storm on Sunday, but it was the new chilli eating competition that really stole the show.  Each of the ten contestants were challenged to eat a full chilli down to the stalk before progressing t...

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  2. Group of people standing outside a red brick building with a hop cart filled with flowers in the foreground.

    Farnham in Bloom wins a bunch of gold awards

    The winners of this year’s South and South-East in Bloom competition have been announced with Farnham in Bloom picking up a bunch of gold awards.  For the first time ever, the judges awarded West Street Cemetery with Gold. The Town Centre a...

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  3. Older male splitting a piece of wood with a knife and hammer.

    Packed programme announced for Farnham’s October Craft Month

    October is Craft Month in Farnham which means a packed programme of workshops, exhibitions, craft fairs and trails, many of which are free. Dozens of crafts feature throughout the month, from glass blowing, sculpting, metal work and photography to mo...

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  4. Group of people standing next to a wall with a display of plaques.

    Wall of fame sees new name added

    A new plaque has been unveiled on Farnham’s Famous Names Wall in South Street in celebration of the achievements of nationally acclaimed dancer Brenda Simner. Brenda Simner, who has lived her whole life in Farnham, was joined by family members f...

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  5. Bowls of olives at the Food Festival

    Farnham Food & Drink Festival returns

    The Farnham Food & Drink Festival returns on Sunday 26 September and promises to be bigger and better than ever before. “Local foodies missed out last year due to COVID so we have a jam packed list of chefs, restauranteurs, brewers, bakers a...

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