Classes cancelled on Monday 21st and Thursday 24th January 2019

I have just been informed by Merrow Village Hall that our room is not available on Monday 21st and Thursday 24th January 2019 as the pantomime is on that week. Historically the pantomime has happened in February, but unfortunately for us they have moved it forwards and that affects classes that are already booked.

It is . . . → Read More: Classes cancelled on Monday 21st and Thursday 24th January 2019

Keep your cool

The weather is set to stay hot for a little while longer, the orchids amongst us are enjoying every minute, but the rest are wilting like lettuces left in the sun.
Please make sure you bring plenty of water with you to class. Every venue has a kitchen so you can top up your bottle. As you . . . → Read More: Keep your cool

Elvis doing Yoga – I kid you not!

…a friend of mine in Canada who is a massive Elvis fan sent me this link. I thought after my article about making yoga easier to understand this was a great example of the kind of teacher I hope NEVER to become (though I do covet her kaftan…)
Must say though, TERRIBLE song and Elvis actually looked . . . → Read More: Elvis doing Yoga – I kid you not!

The Pondering Yogini – Yoga philosophy made easy

For the past few months I have been basing the philosophy for class on a book called “The Journey Home” by Simon Parke (originally published as “The Beautiful Life”). Now, this is not a book typically associated with the yoga tradition having first been published in the UK in 2007 by a man who . . . → Read More: The Pondering Yogini – Yoga philosophy made easy

Musical Musings from Michelle

…this is what has been coming through my headphones of late……

“Flutter” by The Unthanks (thank you Bridget for reminding me about this track x)

“Fade Into You” by Mazzy Star

“Magic Ride” by Lou Rhodes

“Transpiration” by Robert Rich

“Wadjda Journey” by . . . → Read More: Musical Musings from Michelle

Venue information: Merrow Village Hall

Monday and Thursday evening classes are at

Merrow Village Hall
177  Epsom Road
Guildford
Surrey
GU1 2QY.

The hall is set just back from the Epsom Road as it comes into Merrow.

Coming from Guildford you will take a turning on the left before you reach the traffic lights at Merrow. Coming from Merrow, you will go past the shops then take a . . . → Read More: Venue information: Merrow Village Hall

Venue information: Merrow Methodist Church Hall

Friday lunchtime class is at

Merrow Methodist Church Hall
Bushy Hill Drive
Merrow
GU1 2SH

The church is just off the Epsom Road in Merrow, along Bushy Hill Drive, you will see the church on the corner with Sheeplands Avenue.

Access to the car park is via Sheeplands Avenue, so turn in here and you will see the church hall and the . . . → Read More: Venue information: Merrow Methodist Church Hall

Venue information: St.John’s Centre

Tuesday morning classes are held in the Seminar Room, which is at the top of the stairs at the

St.John’s Centre
222 Epsom Road
Merrow
GU4 7AA

You can find the centre on the A25 between the Merrow shops and the Clandon Park gates , next door to St.John’s Church and just behind the Horse and Groom pub. It is on . . . → Read More: Venue information: St.John’s Centre

Venue information: St. Peter’s Catholic School

Monday evening classes are held in the Drama Studio in the St.Edmund’s block at

St.Peters Catholic School
Horseshoe Lane East
Guildford
GU1 2TN
If you are travelling from central Guildford: go over the intersection at Boxgrove traffic lights as you usually would towards Merrow, you will pass on your left Parklands Place, and St.Thomas Catholic School, then Horseshoe Lane West, and . . . → Read More: Venue information: St. Peter’s Catholic School

Class start times

Hi Yoga peeps,

just a reminder that you need to arrive at your yoga class at least 5 minutes before the scheduled start time, to make sure you have time to get outdoor clothes off, nip to the loo, find out what yoga props you need for the session and get settled on your mat.

I understand that . . . → Read More: Class start times