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WTS – What The Surrey #7 – Anti-Car Theft Capital

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Local news was all over the story when Surrey was announced as the “Car Theft Capital of North America” a few years back. If anything bad happens in Surrey you know it’s going to make the cover of The Province. It’s really lovely to get the attention and although it’s negative 90% of the time, […]

WTS – What the Surrey #6: Canada's Cultural Capital

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It’s been a few weeks since I’ve done a ‘What The Surrey‘ but today’s post will not involve any trivia, just some news. Historically, it’s been more famous for things like car theft and strip malls but now, the city of Surrey is being recognized by the Federal government for its leadership in arts and […]

What the Surrey – WTS? #5

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I stumbled upon the “Top Things to do” over on the Tourism Surrey website so I just have to share for this week’s WTS. 1 ) Agri-Tourism: 1/3 of Surrey’s land is agricultural – complete with wineries, pumpkin patches and the infamous corn maze. 2 ) Bear Creek Park: Forest trails, skate park, swimming pool, […]

WTS – What the Surrey? #4

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I’m a bit late with today’s WTS but here it is all the same. I’ll start it out a little differently with some quick news feeds about this week’s happenings in Surrey, BC. Surrey takes part in “Turn it Off” tomorrow, May 16th [The Now] British Columbians are asked to turn off and unplug all […]

WTS- What the Surrey? #3

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Even though my blogging hasn’t been as frequent since the dark day in hockey last week, I am fully capable of cranking out the third weekly “WTS – What the Surrey”. If you’re just tuning in, find out more about WTS in this post. I have to thank everyone for their guesses, and feedback, including […]

WTS- What the Surrey? #2

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In case you missed it last week, I’m trying something a little different here for the blog. Every Tuesday we’re going to have a What the Surrey trivia contest. For now, it’s just for fun but hopefully we can up the stakes going forward. Why: For those that are unfamiliar with the City, Surrey is […]