Dates for the Diary

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Monday 19th August 2019 - The Probus Club of Ashtead meets at Tyrrell’s Wood Golf Club at 12.30 for its monthly lunch and talk. Speaker Tony Matthews on The Story of Cherkley Court. 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..

Monday 26th August 2019 - Happy 50th to Leatherhead Theatre! "Love Leatherhead" invite you to celebrate the theatre's birthday by joining Picnic on the Plaza! on Bank Holiday Monday at 4pm. Opening up the Plaza in front of the theatre to performers for the first time! Bring your deckchairs & tables and buy your picnic on the High Street as we open up the road for picnickers! Theatre tours, games and raffle prizes. Stalls will set up in the theatre itself for you to buy something nice. Stay and chill with us. No entry fee. All welcome. Donations towards Leatherhead events appreciated. Anyone considering opening a stall for this event should contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who will forward details and an application form. Alternatively contact Sally Edwards of Love Leatherhead on 07929 909012.

Wednesday 4th September 2019 - Guided Walk at Langley Vale. 2pm. "Book Now"

Sunday 15th September 2019 - Ashtead Running Group and Ashtead 10k. Ashtead Running Group (ARG) was formed in 2004 and has been exploring the paths and byways of Ashtead and the surrounding countryside ever since. The Group has organised the Ashtead 10k and 2k Fun Run every September since 2006 - with the kind permission of the Corporation of the City of London and the Ashtead Common Rangers - and has now raised over £10,000 for charity, mainly Rianna’s Fund. This year’s Ashtead 10k and 2k Fun Run (‘Britain’s Greenest Race’) is on Sunday 15 September and all local runners are welcome to take part! For more details: www.ashteadrunning.net

Monday 16 September 2019 - The Probus Club of Ashtead meets at Tyrrell’s Wood Golf Club at 12.30 for its monthly lunch and talk. Speaker Lorraine Spindler on Surrey spies and the village of Headley. 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.

Tuesday 17th September 2019 - The Arts Society meets, Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall 9:30am. The speaker will be Barbara Askew, BA(Hons) Dip Ed MITG her subject, Windsor: A Castle Restored; the fire of 1992 and the restoration. Non-members & that includes those on the Waiting List, are welcome to attend the lecture which begins at 10:30 at the reasonable cost of just £5 payable on the door. For further information please contact Pat Anderson, Membership Secretary on 07958 560707 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or go to www.tas-ashtead.org.uk.

Saturday 21st September 2019 - Guided Walk at Langley Vale. 2pm. "Book Now"

Sunday 22nd September 2019 - "Picnic in the Park". Ashtead Rotary sponsoring a family event in the Queen Elizabeth II Park, Barnett Wood Lane. 2.30pm to 5pm. Bring a picnic. Bar and BBQ organised by Ashtead Football Club. Follow link for more details.

Friday 4th October 2019. Friends of Ashtead Village Hall. 3 course dinner followed by a talk 'Guarding the Royal Family, 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.

Wednesday 9th October 2019 - Ashtead Rotary Club is hosting a speaker evening in October "Elephants for Africa and Africans for Elephants". We are very pleased to welcome award-winning behavioural ecologist, Dr Kate Evans, who founded the charity Elephants for Africa. She will be speaking to us not only about the conservation of large mammals in Botswana but also about the challenges of doing this in a challenging human environment and how animal conservation can be carried out to help benefit the local communities. The event is open to everyone.

Event Details:
7.00pm for 7.30pm prompt, Wednesday 9th October
Tyrrell's Wood Golf Club, Leatherhead, KT22 8QP (parking on site)
£25 to include an excellent two course meal and coffee. For more information contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 07742 818 950

Saturday 2nd November 2019 - St Martins Church Epsom, Ashtead Choral Society will perform baroque music: the majestic Zadok the Priest, written for George II’s Coronation by Handel; Vivaldi’s spectacular Gloria, a mirror of Venice’s eighteenth century zenith; and Hummel’s Mass in B flat, completing a tour through masters of baroque.

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.

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.

Saturday 21st December 2019 - Ashtead Choral Society. “Carols at Christmas” in the Peace Memorial Hall. Join them, and sing along with your favourite Christmas Carols for a melodious start to the festive season.

 

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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. For more information please email Sue at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., telephone 01372 272835, or visit our website www.ashteadchoralsociety.org.uk. Click here for current events.

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..

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 third Wednesday of each month (except August) at the APMH the Ashtead Friendship Centre meets at 2pm. Contact Don Butt 01372 274288

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.