Dates for the Diary

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Saturday 30th November 2019 - “Soundbytes & Friends” 10th Birthday Concert @ 7:30pm. The Leatherhead Theatre. Come and join us for an evening packed full of music including special guests: A Soupçon of Singing It Back - Kingston’s Best Choir, The Meredith White Trio - fabulous jazz ensemble 3’s A Chord - vocal harmony trio, plus piano and double bass, and of course, not forgetting, the birthday choir, Soundbytes! Singing their favourite songs from the past 10 years, taking you on an epic journey across the globe and from Bill Withers to Queen! Book tickets now via www.theleatherheadtheatre.com or call the Box Office on 01372 365141. Earlybird’ £12.50 (limited availability) £14 full price tickets. For more... This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

In the run up to Christmas, for the three Saturdays before Christmas there will be free car parking in Mole Valley Council car parks all day on Saturdays 7th, 14th & 21st December as an incentive to shop locally. Please support your local traders. Along with the shopping night any monies put into machines during free periods will go to the Council Chairman’s charities.

Tuesday 3rd December 2019 - Ashtead Traders Annual Christmas Shopping Evening in The Street from 4pm until 8pm. Christmas Lights to be switched on at 6pm. Ashtead Car Parks will be FREE from 3pm.

Friday 6th December 2019. Friends of Ashtead Village Hall. 3 course dinner followed by 'Hedley Kay entertains.' 6.30 for 7.00pm. Tickets £23 from the hall booking office, Friday coffee mornings or from the Committee. Call 01372 292921 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thursday 12th December to Saturday 14th December 2019 - The Woodfield Entertainers present "Sleeping Beauty" at the APMH. Performances 12th and 13th December at 7.30pm. Matinee on 13th December at 1.30pm (but hurry - nearly sold out!), plus Saturday's evening performance at 6.30pm. Tickets: Adults £10, under 16’s £5. Box Office 07941 105612 or www.woodfieldentertainers.co.uk

Monday 16th December 2019 - The Probus Club of Ashtead meets at Tyrrell’s Wood Golf Club at 12.30 for its Ladies’ Christmas lunch, so there will be no talk. New members welcome. For membership details and other information visit our website www.ashteadprobus.com. Alternatively, contact our Secretary, Stephen Bridges on 07806 791774 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Saturday 21st December 2019 - Ashtead Choral Society. “Carols at Christmas” in the Peace Memorial Hall - 9am to 12pm. Join them, and sing along with your favourite Christmas Carols for a melodious start to the festive season. Entry is £2 and the event will be supporting these two charities: Love Me, Love My Mind and Sight for Surrey. Light refreshments available and a festive stall for those last minute gifts. Informal and family-friendly.

Monday 13th January 2020 - If you love music and singing then come along to the next ‘Come and Sing’ with Ashtead Choral Society to sing Mendelssohn's Elijah - one of the greatest oratorios ever written. FREE event and no previous experience is necessary. Come along to meet your local friendly choir and make new friends whilst having fun singing. No need to book in advance - just turn up!
Doors open at 7.30 for 8pm start. Scores and tea or coffee provided. Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall, Woodfield Lane, Ashtead KT21 2BE. For more information go to www.ashteadchoralsociety.org.uk or call 01372 278852.

 

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REGULAR EVENTS

 Ashtead Choral Society's rehearsals take place at the APMH every Monday night between September and June from 8-10pm. This includes a coffee/tea break and a chance to mingle. We warmly welcome anyone who would like to join us at any time. We are on the web at www.ashteadchoralsociety.org.uk, and on Facebook and Twitter. Or just pop into a Monday rehearsal and say hello. Please email Anne {membership secretary} at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., telephone 01372 278852.

St. George's Christian Centre Cafe - Follow the link for details of the events being held in the cafe.

Ashtead Art Group meet every Monday evening between 7.30 - 9.45 (except during January and August) in the Ralli Room at APMH. Professional art demonstrations, workshops and painting evenings. www.ashteadartgroup.moonfruit.com.

Monday and Friday Evenings - Leatherhead Bridge Club. 7.30pm - 10.30pm. Meet at the Day Centre behind Sainsburys. For further information call John on 01372 459115.

3rd Monday of every month - The Probus Club of Ashtead is the local club for retired or semi-retired rofessional and business men looking for a good lunch, interesting talks and congenial company. We also arrange ad hoc pub lunches, visits and informal walks. New members are always welcome. We meet regulalrly at Tyrells Wood Golf Club. Upcoming and recent talks are listed on our website. For more information on membership and our activities, visit www.ashteadprobus.com or contact our Hon. Secretary, Steve Bridges, 07806 791774.

Every Tuesday - Ashtead Running Group was formed in 2004 and has been exploring the paths and byways of Ashtead and the surrounding countryside ever since. The small and friendly group meets at the front Woodman Pub every Tuesday at 7.30, running at around 8-minute per mile pace..

The Arts Society Ashtead meets every third Tuesday of the month (except August) in the Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall. Doors open at 9.30 for coffee. Expert and entertaining lecturers (10.30 -11.30 approx.) showcase the whole range of the fine, visual and performing arts. Guests welcome. Visit our website www.tas-ashtead.org.uk for more details on all our activities or contact our Membership Secretary, Pat Anderson on 01372 275605 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

1st Tuesday of each month (except August) in The Ralli Room at the APMH the Ashtead Friendship Centre meets at 2 pm. Contact Don Butt 01372 274288.

Lions International, Leatherhead and District Lions Club meet every 2nd Tuesday of the month at Police Federation HQ, 22 Highbury Drive, Leatherhead KT22 7UY. 7.00pm for 7.30pm. Refreshments available at the bar. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME.
But NOTE no meeting in December as members will be out helping Santa on his rounds throughout Ashtead, Leatherhead, Fetcham and Bookham. See link for details.
More information available on our website www.leatherheadlions.org.uk.

On the last Tuesday of every month, the Police hold a surgery for local residents in Ashtead at St George's Centre, Barnett Wood Lane from 10am until 11am.

1st Wednesday of the month at the APMH - Ashtead Flower Arrangement Group. 1.45pm - 4.30pm. Visitors Welcome. Contact Di on 279501.

1st Wednesday of the month at the APMH - Ashtead WI. 7.15pm for 7.30pm. Contact Sandra Brown on 276737.

On the 4th Wednesday of each month (except August and December) Ashtead Evening Townswomen’s Guild meets in the Ralli Room, Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall at 7.30 p.m.   New members are very welcome. Contact Mrs. Yvonne Chappell, Secretary AETG. Tel: 01372 272631 or Chairman Di James 273948.

Thursday weekly at the APMH - Ashtead Over 60's Lunch Club meets in the Ralli Room for a freshly prepared lunch. Doors open at 10.30 for tea and biscuits. Lunch is served at 12.30 and consists of a piping hot main course and hot or cold pudding with custard (or ice cream ) if you like it. A cup of tea is then served for those who wish to sit around and chat for a little longer.

There are now a few places available so do call Olive on 01372 375640 or Brenda on 01372 813276 for a chat and further information.

Thursday weekly at The Cock Inn, Headley - Rotary Club of Ashtead. 7.30pm for 8pm for dinner. Visitors welcome. Contact Brian on 275860.

Friday weekly at the APMH - Morning coffee and scones served in the Ralli Room.

1st Friday of each month - Soup lunch held at St Michael's Church Hall, the Marld, Ashtead. Homemade soup, bread and pudding served with tea & coffee between 12 noon and 1.30pm, all for £5 in aid of Pricess Alice Hospice, CAFOD and BESOM.

2nd Friday of each month - Village Market, Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall, Woodfield Lane, KT21 2BE. 9.00am to 12.30pm except Christmas special in November which is 9am to 3pm. No market in August.
January 11th, February 8th, March 8th, April 12th, May 10th, June 14th, July 12th, September 13th, October 11th, November 8th (Christmas Special), December 13th. Gifts,plants,cards,craftedgoods,clothes,cakes,books,haberdashery,jewellery, collectables and much more.

1st Friday quarterly starting 1st March 2018. The Friends of the Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall will be holding their usual quarterly dinners at the Hall. As usual the timing will be 6.30 for 7.00 p.m. at a cost of £22 for each three course dinner. This will, in each case, be followed by an entertainment, the details of which will be advised nearer each date.