Editorial

Burpham Primary School in the 1920s


Moira MacQuaide’s history of Burpham In the 1920s, the world was struggling to get over the Great War and the Spanish Flu epidemic. At Burpham…

Welcome to Rev James Hanson the new Vicar of Burpham


Jane Agg, Churchwarden We are delighted to announce that Reverend James Hanson will be joining us as our new vicar here in Burpham. James is…

Community Update – May & June 2024


Pharmacy Provision At the time of writing (late March), the BCA understands that an appeal is in progress against the rejection of an application…

Guildford Fruit Farm


Moira MacQuaide’s history of Burpham If you’re trying to find Guildford Fruit Farm nowadays, you’re more likely to come across either Manor Fruit…

Kindness: such an ordinary word


Jane Agg, Churchwarden Happy New Year. May 2024 be a peaceful year for you and those you love. One of the phrases that stays with me is ‘Jesus help…

Local councillors’ update: January 2024


January & February bi-monthly update from local councillors George Potter and Jane Tyson. Local councillors…

Community Update – January & February 2024


Sutherland Memorial Hall Sutherland Memorial Hall within Sutherland Memorial Park, Burpham. The BCA, along with…

G Live partners with local charity and school


G Live partners with local charity and school in association with their Guildford International Concert Season Guildford’s annual International…

Lords of the Manor of Burpham


Moira MacQuaide’s history of Burpham Traditionally, most Manors were compact areas, centring around the Manor House, surrounded by the village…

Latest News from Merrow Park Surgery – November 2023


Merrow Park Surgery Team members: Social Prescribers Social prescribing is a non-medical service designed to support anyone aged 18+ by looking at…