Dates for the Diary

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Wednesday 6th November 2019 - The Ashtead U3A Art Group – Exhibition in the APMH Ralli Room 7.30 - 9.30. The Ashtead U3A Art Group, including The Photographic Group and a Craft Group, are putting on a small Exhibition of their talents. In the past, we have been able to secure The Leatherhead Theatre for our previous 3 successful Exhibitions, but in this age of austerity and the lack of Arts Funding for the Theatre, it is now too expensive to continue with this venue. The entrance will be free of charge and we will provide delicious canapes, and wine/soft drinks will be available during the evening.

Wednesday 6h November 2019 - Ashtead Flower Arrangement Group competitive show "All Ablaze" at the APMH from 2pm to 5pm. Fifty colourful exhibits, refreshmens, sales tables and a raffle. Admission £3 for non-members.

Friday 8th November 2019 - Monthly Friday Market in the Peace Memorial Hall. It is the Christmas Market & we will be open from 9am until 2pm. There will be over 20 stalls selling a wide range of items including many handmade items. Avon & Body Shop will also be there as well as Flamingo Paperie & charity stalls. Refreshments are also available.

Wednesday 13th November 2019 - Patients of St Stephens House Surgery are invited to join your Patient Participation Group at our Annual General Meeting at 7pm in the Ralli Room of the APMH. Followed by a Quiz Night and Fish & Chip Supper £15.00. See details.

Friday 15th November 2019 - Christmas Market at St. George's Cafe - 9.30am to 2pm. Live music at 12.30pm. Hot and cold lunches at the cafe. Mulled wine and mince pies. Stalls include Flamingo cards, Usborne Books, Neal's Yard, Jam Packed, ALDAG, Tropical Skin Care, Arborne, Candles, Jewellery, Bumbles, Gift Hampers, MorningStar Grey, My Look, Fairtrade Olivewood Stall, Handmade Childrens' Clothes & many more.

Monday 18th November 2019 - The Probus Club of Ashtead meets at Tyrrell’s Wood Golf Club at 12.30 for its monthly lunch and talk. Speaker Neil Sadler on Gongoozling on English Canals. 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 19th November 2019 - The Arts Society meets in Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall at 9:30am. The speaker will be Professor Jeremy Black BA Ma PhD MBE and his subject, Italy and the Grand Tour.
Non-members including those on the Waiting List, are welcome to attend the lecture, which begins at 10:30 at an entry fee 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.

Tuesday 19th November 2019 - 10.30am - Learn to Crochet with Helen. Please see In the Loop or CoffeeActive Facebook pages for more information.

Wednesday 20th to Saturday 23rd November 2019 - Ashtead Players next production is "For Services Rendered" by W. Somerset Maugham. At 7:45pm. Saturday matinee 2:30pm. Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall, Woodfield Lane. Tickets: £10 pre booked. £12 on the door. Box Office: 07709 650570 Call or Text. Or online at www.ashteadplayers.co.uk.

Thursday 21st November 2019 - 7.30pm - Nutrition for Menopause night at CoffeeActive. A workshop presented by registered dietitian, Isabelle Fry, on how to optimise your health. Places are limited. Contact Isabelle on 07789778990 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book your spot.

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.

 

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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.

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.