Recent News and Forthcoming Events


Thursday 8 February 2007, 7.30pm

‘Change on the Heath’

A talk by the Surrey Heathland Project to co-incide with the Exhibition (details below).

Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking GU21 6ND.

Tickets £2.50. Please ring 01483 518737 to book.


‘Change on the Heath – Rediscovering Surrey’s Forgotten Wilderness’

The Surrey Heathland Project have produced an exhibition showing how Surrey’s heathland landscape has changed, along with the lives of the people who lived and worked on it. The exhibition includes photographs, paintings, maps and tools, and is touring the county until August 2007. Scroll down for details.


Exhibition Details

  • Guildford Museum

Castle Arch, Quarry Street, GU1 3SX

01483 444750  

Open Mon – Sat 11am-5pm

4 Jan – 31 Jan 2007
  • Surrey History Centre, foyer

130 Goldsworth Road, Woking GU21 6ND

01483 518737

Open Tues – Sat.  Exhibition available during

normal opening hours.

6 Feb – 3 Mar 2007
  • Surrey Heath Museum, Camberley

Knoll Road, Camberley  GU15 3HD

01276 707284

Open Tues – Sat 11am-5pm

10 Mar – 21 Apr 2007
  • The Witley Centre, National Trust

Witley, Godalming, GU8 5QA
01428 683207

Open Tues – Fri 11am-4pm

25 Apr – 18 May 2007
  • Rural Life Centre

Reeds Road, Tilford, Farnham GU10 2DL

01252 795571

Open Wed – Sun 10am–5pm

Entrance fee to Centre: Adults £5.50,

Children £3.50, Senior citizens & concessions £4.50

23 May – 17 Jun 2007
  • Reigate Heath cricket pavillion

Flanchford Road, Reigate, RH2 8AB

020 8541 9149

25 Jun – 8 July 2007
  • Frensham Great Pond, visitor information room

Next to Rangers Office, Bacon Lane, Churt, Farnham, GU10 2QB

01252 792416

11 July – 8 Aug 2007

For further details, please ring the Surrey Heathland Project on 020 8541 9149.

Recent News:

The winter 06/07 update is currently being written and will be published on these pages soon.


Contact details

Project Manager – Dr Rob McGibbon
Senior Project Officer – Marcus Turley

Project Officer – Christina Smith

Surrey Heathland Project, Artington House, Portsmouth Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 4DZ
Telephone: 01483 579713
Fax: 01483 579740

The Heathland Project is supported by:

Surrey County Council, Guildford Borough Council, Waverley Borough Council, Woking Borough Council, Runnymede Borough Council, Witley Parish Council, Wonersh Parish Council, RSPB, English Nature, MoD and the Herpetological Conservation Trust

Surrey County Council
working in partnership
Surrey Countryside Management