Rail fare rises: How to beat the system and get cheaper tickets when prices go up in 2017

Rail fares with Surrey operators will rise by around 2% in the New Year – here's how to keep your costs to a minimum getsurrey http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/lifestyle/rail-fare-rises-how-beat-12389365

Top videos from 2016: See our best footage from across Surrey and north-east Hampshire during past 12 months

It's been another busy year for news – and here are the clips that defined the news agenda in 2016 James Chapple http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/lifestyle/fun-stuff/top-videos-2016-see-best-12389263

New Year Honours 2017: Andy Murray knighted as Surrey’s sports stars recognised by Queen

World number one tennis supremo and Team GB hockey stars among Surrey Olympians and Paralympians on annual list Oliver Florence http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/new-year-honours-2017-andy-12386586

X Factor winner Matt Terry and David Walliams meet Shooting Star Chase children during festive season

X Factor star Matt Terry enjoyed a Christmas party at the Hampton based hospice while Walliams read extracts from his books to children at Christopher's in Guildford Beth Duffell http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/x-factor-winner-matt-terry-12378881

Learner drivers to be allowed on motorways in radical plan to make our roads SAFER

Government also announces tougher tests for motorcyclists in biggest shake-up for drivers in 26 years Tom Phillips http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/learner-drivers-allowed-motorways-radical-12385378

Classic Routemaster bus to operate on launch day of new Surrey service

The new Stagecoach 715 service will operate between Guildford and Kingston, via Ripley and Esher Andre Langlois http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/classic-routemaster-bus-operate-launch-12384464

Heaviest baby in 2016: At 12lb 12oz, Toby is St Peter’s Hospital’s BIGGEST baby

Baby Toby was originally due on New Year's Day but just could not wait to make his entrance into the world Beth Duffell http://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey-news/heaviest-baby-2016-12lb-12oz-12384278