Welcome to Ripley Village, Surrey
Ripley a quaint and picturesque village in the heart of Surrey is steeped in History dating back to the 12th Century, with many old buildings and a wealth to discover. Information booklets can be found in the village cafes to help you understand more about the village and its history.
In addition to the historic buildings, it is here that the wonder drug penicillin was first developed for civilian use during the Second World War. Lord Nelson is also said to have frequented Ripley on his journey from London to Portsmouth, one of his captains is even buried at the village church. Home to some of England's finest cricketers, its local cricket club is on the village green and has been since c.1749. It is one of the oldest crickets clubs in the world on record and still holds regular matches to this day. Ripley is also famous for being the birthplace of rock-star Eric Clapton and boasts no fewer than seven great pubs within a mile and a half radius, some of these establishments dating as far back as the 15th century.
The Anchor’s Chef Mike Wall-Palmer showcases the new set menu as a special 5 course tasting dinner. 6pm to 8pm. You have a chance to preview our new menu in full before it is fully launched. Mike takes seasonal ingredients and works with The Anchor team to provide new and exciting dishes.Read More
Free Informal Wine, Spirits & Delicatessen Tastings Saturday 15th July 2017 – noon to 7pm – Free Friends & Winelovers, why not pop by and sample some of our fine brand products on Saturday 15th July 2017 free of charge any time from noon until 7pm. We’ll have a number of delicious wines and epicurean delicatessen delicacies available to…Read More
Over 8 weeks. Over 65,000 Surrey Businesses. 27 categories. 135 finalists. 15,000 individual voters. 35,000 votes cast. And 2 amazing winners and 1 amazing second place from Ripley Village! Today celebrated Surrey’s brilliant independent businesses with High Clandon Estate Vineyard’s award-winning Cuvée Aurora Rosè overlooking the wildflower meadow and vineyard from High Clandon’s stunning glass…Read More
16th June 2017, 17:00 – NEWS! Hot off the Press – We’ve winners in the village! At the Muddy Stilettos Awards 2017 two Ripley businesses came first in their categories and another came second place runner up – Amazing! They fought off tough competition to get to the finals and were then shortlisted against the top five Surrey businesses in their respective…Read More
We’re so proud that Ripley businesses have made it to the finals of the Muddy Stilettos Awards 2017 Surrey in three different categories – lets support our local businesses to help them all win! It’s a voting final and it closes Friday 16th June at midday. Best Wine Merchant – Cellar Wines Artisan Spirits, Boutique Wines,…Read More
News! Hot off the Press! Music at the Ripley Grape and Grain Drinks Festival. We can now confirm the second band… Acoustic Wood – their first set will be 1pm and their second set will be at 2pm. Can’t wait for this Saturday 10th June! 🥂🍻🍸🍹🍾🥘🍴🎵🎶 www.ripleysurrey.co.uk/grapeandgrain2017Read More
News! Hot off the Press! Music at the Ripley Grape and Grain Drinks Festival. We can now confirm the first band… The Surrey Fringe Barbershop Chorus – their first set will be 11am and their second set will be at 12pm Can’t wait for this Saturday 10th June! 🥂 🍻 🍸 🍹 🍾 🥘 🍴 🎵 🎶 www.ripleysurrey.co.uk/grapeandgrain2017Read More
News! Hot off the Press! Food at The Ripley Grape and Grain Drinks Festival – www.ripleysurrey.co.uk/grapeandgrain2017 Ralph Wettach – will be serving his fabulous fare including sausage rolls, pies and savoury tarts warm from the pie warmer. He will have more salads than usual and will serve them in ready to eat containers with a…Read More