Monday 20th January 2020 - (Note the change of date) 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.
Tuesday 21 January 2020 - Ashlea Medical Practice Surgery, Woodfield Lane. Pop-Up Stall re the proposed changes to Epsom, St Helier and a new Hospital in Sutton. Opens 8am. Please come early though as they may only be staying for the morning..
Thursday 23rd January 2020 - Jazz Cafe at St George's Christian Centre Cafe. Other dates are 27th February; 26th March; 23rd April.
Thursday 6th February 2020 - Public Meeting re the proposed Local Plan. Starts 7.30pm at the APMH Main Hall. Your local Independent Councillors will be there. Come and hear what is proposed for Ashtead. In addition see what's proposed for Leatherhead as adjacent sites will have a profound effect on Ashtead. We urge local residents to attend this meeting so they can raise pertinent questions when they attend the Drop-In Session organised by Mole Valley Council on Wednesday 19th February.
Wednesday 12th February 2020 - "Afternoon Tea" with Bib Sinfield, comedy scriptwriter to Rory Bremner, Tracy Ullman, Jasper Carrott and all. At APMH from 2.00 - 4.00 with doors open at 1.30. Tickets £8.50 (Booking necessary by Friday 7th February). Tickets available from the APMH Office - 01372 272921 (Weds, Thurs, Fri 10.00 - 12.00) or Di - 01372 279501.
Wednesday 19th February 2020 - Drop-in Session organised by Mole Valley Council to present the draft Local Plan. 3pm to 7pm at the APMH. Your chance to question Officers on the proposals that could mean a dramatic change to Ashtead of the future. It is recommended that residents attend the Public Meeting organised by the Residents' Association on Thursday 6th February (see above)
Thursday 27th February 2020 - Jazz Cafe at St George's Christian Centre Cafe. Other dates are 26th March; 23rd April
Thursday 26th March 2020 - Jazz Cafe at St George's Christian Centre Cafe. Other dates are 26th March; 23rd April..
Saturday 28th March 2020 - Ashtead Choral Society, in their 70th season, will be performing Mendelssohn's Elijah - one of the greatest oratorios ever written. The concert in the Dorking Halls at 7.30pm on Saturday 28th March 2020 will be conducted by Andrew Storey with Kent Sinfonia. Soloists are Helen Meyerhoff (soprano), Susan Legg (mezzo), Adam Tunnicliffe (tenor), Phil Tebb (bass) and Lily Kemp (youth).
Tickets £20 Students and Under 25's £10 Available from the Box Office dorkinghalls.co.uk 01306 881717.
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..
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.