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EPSOM’S THRIVING MARKETS – INTERNATIONAL FOOD, CRAFTS, FARMERS, VEGAN, ANTIQUES…

Outdoor markets have had a bit of a renaissance recently. With non-essential shops still closed and food shops having restrictions ...

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DINING IN IN WITH TIFFINWALLI CIC – EPSOM, A TASTE OF SRI LANKA…

The kids are back at school, still so many of us are working from home, there is no social calendar ...

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IN A WORLD WHERE YOU CAN BE ANYTHING BE KIND…

It’s been a year since the passing of Caroline Flack, I must have subconsciously known it was coming up as ...

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16 LOW COST HALF TERM ACTIVITIES TO KEEP YOU BUSY…

As we all know it hasn’t been the easiest of starts to the year.  With National Lockdown, combined with the ...

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23 VALENTINES WEEKEND FILM RECOMMENDATIONS 

This Sunday is the day of love and let’s face it we have more time than ever to cosy up ...

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LOCKDOWN LOVE – 15 WAYS TO CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY THIS YEAR..

A Lockdown Valentine’s Weekend ‘Where there is love there is life’ – Mahatma Gandhi In spite of everything happening around ...

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IS A CLEAR OUT DUE?…

Due to current lockdown restrictions, we are all spending more time than usual in our homes and maybe this will ...

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SUPPORT FOR OUR CHILDRENS MENTAL HEALTH…

This week has been Children’s Mental Health Week, which is a yearly event that was set up to emphasise and ...

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MINDFUL RESOURCES AND ACTIVITY BOOKS FOR CHILDREN…

The theme this year for Children’s Mental Health week is ‘Express Yourself’ and with this in mind Michelle from My ...

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WHY AREN’T YOU NORMAL EPSOM PODCAST – THE LOCKDOWN SESSIONS…

It’s always nice to use the Epsom and Ewell Families pages (website / social media pages)  to bring a bit ...

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COMMUNITY DONATIONS NEEDED…

Can you or your organisation help the Epsom & Ewell Foodbank by donating a laptop? This week it was announced that the ...

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KEEPING IT POSITIVE FASHION FROM LOCAL BOUTIQUES

“FASHION IS AN INSTANT LANGUAGE” Miuccia Prada It all began in the 1960s when a shop called Mr Freedom on ...

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WORKING FROM HOME OR LIVING AT WORK?

Working from home (WFH) has been a part of many people’s lives for a long time- either a part-time or ...

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26 WAYS TO TAKE CARE OF YOU AND OTHERS DURING LOCKDOWN…

The last year has been particularly difficult for all of us.  During this third lockdown it is vital that more ...

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CHRISTMAS ROADS…

It has certainly been a bit of an alternative run up to Christmas this year- many events cancelled or conducted ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND EPSOM AND EWELL – DECEMBER PART 2

Hello Epsom and Ewell families, I cannot believe that we are only a week away from Christmas! Where has this ...

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ST MASSAGE THERAPY – REVIEW…

As an ex therapist I’m always on the hunt for a good massage. Having two young children, working at a ...

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THE WEST END COMES TO LEATHERHEAD…

I actually visited a real theatre tonight, for an in-person performance, and it was great to be back. My sister ...

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WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND THE AREA – DECEMBER PART 1

Hello again! Hope you’ve all been well over the last month. With us being in lockdown again, there was sadly ...

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EPSOM AND EWELL FOODBANK CHRISTMAS WISHLIST…

So the Epsom and Ewell Foodbank have started putting together their Christmas hampers to deliver to clients over the next ...

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BUYING LOCAL THIS CHRISTMAS – PRODUCT IDEAS

More so than ever this year it’s important to support the small, independent businesses in our great local area. There ...

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BUYING LOCAL THIS CHRISTMAS – GIFT IDEAS

The ‘alternatives to Amazon’ movement is gaining momentum and in the current economic climate, keeping it local to support small, ...

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WEST END COMES TO THE LEATHERHEAD…

West End comes to Leatherhead is a singing and dancing spectacular show coming to The Leatherhead Theatre in December.  The show has ...

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THE EPSOM REPAIR CAFE – OPENING SOON…

Have you got a household item that needs fixing? A bicycle that needs repairing? or a chair that needs some ...

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EPSOM & EWELL – TIER 2 (HIGH ALERT)

Following the latest lockdown, from Wednesday 2nd December, the borough of Epsom & Ewell will enter Tier 2 (High Alert), ...

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BED, BOOK AND BEYOND…

Earlier this week it was announced that the Manchester United and England footballer, Marcus Rashford, is launching a book club ...

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THE 2020 EPSOM AND EWELLSPECIAL COVID AWARD WINNERS…

HOT OFF THE PRESS!!! This years Special Covid Epsom and Ewell Business Awards has been a great way to celebrate ...

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COULD YOU BE EPSOM & EWELL BOROUGH COUNCIL’S COVID-19 COMMUNITY CHAMPION…

Could you be a COVID-19 Community Champion? Epsom & Ewell Borough Council wants to help residents stay up to date ...

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THE EPSOM AND EWELL FOODBANK NOT JUST FOR FOOD…

The Epsom & Ewell Foodbank was opened in 2012 to help provide food and household staples for people finding themselves ...

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CHRISTMAS IS COMING…

Whatever the exact situation on December 25th, Christmas is set to be a bit different this year. Many of the ...

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LETS FEEL GOOD EPSOM AND EWELL…

Now we are in lockdown part deux, things are looking more than a little bleak at the moment. We can ...

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THE 2020 SPECIAL COVID AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

HOT OFF THE PRESS!!! I am delighted to share the great line up of finalists for this years Special Covid ...

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6 TOPS TIPS TO KEEP YOU ON TRACK WITH TRAINING AT HOME…

With our feeds filled with opinions, thoughts, sadness and frustration of yet another lockdown it’s more important than ever to look ...

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15 FAMILY FRIENDLY FILMS FOR A PERFECT HALLOWEEN IN…

Whilst the Epsom and Ewell area is in tier one and trick or treating (in a group of no more ...

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10 TIPS TO SAVE MONEY ON YOUR ENERGY BILLS…

How can I save money on my energy bills? Our appliances are energy saving. We don’t use that much electricity. ...

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RELOCATION, RELOCATION, RELOCATION: WHY WE ARE STAYING PUT IN EPSOM AND EWELL…

Since we met in Australia in 2007, the hubby and I have lived a somewhat nomadic lifestyle. We never intended ...

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NEW TIER 2 RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE FOR ALL LONDON BOROUGHS

It was announced in parliament that from midnight, this Friday/Saturday (17th October) the following restrictions will take place within all ...

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A COVID CHRISTMAS – 9 CHRISTMAS EVENTS TO GO TO…

Although this festive season is likely to be rather different under the circumstances there are still plenty of places to ...

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BABY LOSS AWARENESS WEEK – FUNDRAISING FOR SURREY SANDS…

When I decided to run a fundraiser for Sands as part of Baby Loss Awareness Week, I was surprised at ...

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WORLD MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS DAY

This year has been particularly difficult for many in regards to their mental health. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected many ...

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16 INDEPENDENT CAFES AND RESTAURANTS IN EPSOM AND EWELL – FIND THEM AND ENJOY THEM

Every now and again a post / thread will start running in the Epsom and Ewell Families Facebook group about ...

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SATISFIED EYE FILM FESTIVAL- EPSOM’S FILM FESTIVAL IS BACK THIS WEEKEND…

This weekend sees the Satisfied Eye International Film Festival (SEIFF) return to Epsom for its third season. Running from the ...

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HALLOWEEN AT HOME IDEAS

Like so many other things, Halloween is going to be rather different this year due to Covid. However, there’s still ...

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CHILDREN’S PLAY PARK TO RE-OPEN AT THE RAINBOW LEISURE CENTRE & SPA, EPSOM

Some great news for local parents who are desperate to get out and about with their children and have some ...

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THE 2020 SPECIAL COVID AWARDS – NOMINATE YOUR FAVOURITE BUSINESS IN EPSOM AND EWELL

This year has been super tough for a lot of our local business, with the future still looking uncertain so ...

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