Surrey is a county found in the South-East of England. It borders Kent, Sussex, Hampshire and Berkshire. There are around 1.2 million people living in Surrey, which makes it the 12th highest populated county in England. Surrey is surrounded by green spaces and is England’s most wooded county. It is a popular area for people who want to live a more rural life, but still be able to commute into London easily and quickly. There are many reliable train services running throughout Surrey connecting the area to London, but also to other parts of the country like Brighton and the South Coast. Gatwick airport is a major airport just outside of Surrey, which is a major plus for people who like going abroad for leisure or work.
A number of literary greats, such as Charles Dickens, Jane Austen and Lewis Carroll, have found inspiration for their books here. A lot of Towns and villages in Surrey are well known for their strong communities. They often host events for all ages such as village fetes, annual shows and more. It is a great way to meet new people and make friends locally for those that relocate to Surrey. Residents love the fact that they know their neighbours and it makes the area more enjoyable and safer to live in.