Horley Online

This community website is run by local people for the local people
of Horley in Surrey,
including Burstow, Charlwood, Copthorne, Earlswood, Gatwick, Hookwood, Horne, Outwood, Salfords and Smallfield.

At the Horley Photographic Club this Wednesday, 28th September, Dr. Jim House will be giving an illustrated talk on his travels in Vietnam and Cambodia. If you are interested please feel free to come along. The club meest at the Methodist Church in Victoria Road at 7.45pm. For more information about the club please visit their web site at www.horleyphotographicclub.co.uk.

Our local MP Sam Gyimah has set up a short questionnaire so that he can find out the priorities his constituents want him to raise. The questions include both local and national issues. If you want to let him know your views on aircraft noise, Brexit, education, the NHS and more click here and complete the questionnaire.

Horley Photographic Club
Horley Photographic Club's first competition of the season takes place this Wednesday evening, 21st September, at the Methodist Church in Victoria Road. We open the hall at 7.30pm and the meeting starts at 8pm. If you are interested in photography please feel free to come along and view our Advance Group's work. For further information please visit our website.

CALLING ALL LITTLE SPORTIES! Come along and have some fun! Some spaces still available. BOOK NOW! Do you look after young children? Fun Sports activity sessions are starting in October.


This is important! You can comment on Reigate & Banstead's local plans until 10th October. Reigate & Banstead Council is consulting on the Development Management Plan from Monday 1 August until 5pm Monday 10th October 2016. Click here to find out more. There is also an instruction video that shows how to use their interactive map.

Our stats show that we get over 1100 people a week visiting Horley Online. It's your local community website - so let us know what's going on and we will publish it for you. Contact us now.

For all you Equestrians. Second-Hand Tack Sale coming up this September. Read more on our events page.

Welcome to our new supporter 2Hot2Cold. They are a local specialist in conservatory ceiling insulation.

2Hot2Cold Conservatory Ceiling Insulation

A conservatory without ceiling insulation can be just too hot in summer. Give them a call now on 0800 695 8228. Please mention you saw their ad on Horley Online. Our supporters help keep your community website online!

Did you know this about Horley?

Surrey Police publish crime maps online. These maps can be a great help in encouraging communications between Surrey Police and our local community. The police value local information and intelligence.

Click here to see one of the local police crime maps.

Police crime maps around Horley

Athena Martial Arts Horley

Athena Martial Arts has a new kids kickboxing class at Horley Leisure Centre, Anderson Way, Horley, every Monday 6pm-7pm.
Suitable for ages 5-10 years. First lesson free.
Martial arts is a great way to teach discipline and respect as well as keeping healthy and active, meeting new friends and having lots of fun!
Lisa is a Great Britain kickboxing international and a third dan in wado ryu karate.
Call Lisa on 07801 442730 or email lisa_boardman_7@hotmail.com for more information.

Take-away food in Horley

The Arts in and around Horley

There are some great local artists in the Horley area. Our arts page features some of their work. If you are a local artist or crafts person get in touch. We would love to show your work.

Artist Jessica Sharville


The Archway Theatre has some great productions in the pipeline. Click on this picture to find out more.

Archway Theatre Horley

Their next production is 'Amadeus' by Peter Shaffer, from 27th September to 8th October. The Archway Theatre in Horley is a unique and special place with some wonderful productions planned. If you haven't been there click here to book.

Have your say on the development plans for Horley.
Reigate & Banstead Council is consulting on the Regulation 18 Development Management Plan from Monday 1 August until 5pm Monday 10th October 2016.
Exhibitions and drop-in sessions will be held at Horley Library.
Exhibition: Tuesday 20 September - Saturday 1 October
Staffed drop-ins: Thurs 22 September, 11am-2pm; Tues 27 September, 5-7pm; Sat 1 October, 10am-12pm.
Respond using their online survey. Click here.
View the consultation interactive map. Click here.

Local artist Jane Hayward

Jane Hayward from The Glass House Studio in Salfords is taking part in 'Celebrating Spectra'.
This is a colourful exhibition by Spectra Textile Artists, showing innovative and traditional techniques and will be held at Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell, KT17 1UF. The exhibition is open on Tuesday 4th October to Saturday 15th October  9.30am-5.00pm. The hall is closed on Sunday & Monday. Tel: 01737 242354 for details. See more about Jane on our arts page.

Jane Hayward

'Fossil' textile art by Jane Hayward.

The Horley in Bloom Awards make Horley look great during the summer. Well done to everyone involved.
The Awards Ceremony for Horley in Bloom is due to take place on Friday 30 September, starting at 7.30 pm.  The event will be held in Regent Hall (Upstairs Room), Albert Road RH6 7JA, when prizes will be presented to winners of Horley in Bloom, Horley Photographic, Court Lodge in Colour and Horley Flower Club competitions. Contact Horley Town Council for more info.

How big is yours?

sunflowerWe are running a competition to find the tallest sunflower in the local area, including Smallfield, Salfords, Redhill, Reigate and Crawley.
The winners will be treated to a 3-course meal for two at 51 Degrees North, Horley's steak bar and grill.
Send us a picture and tell us how tall your sunflower is, be honest though as we will need to check.

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The new Chamber of Commerce directory of local businesses is being distributed around Horley. If you haven't received your copy you can download it from the Chamber website. A full list of members is also available on the website, plus information on business networking and social events.

Horley Chamber of Commerce

The Horley jobs page

It's FREE to post your job vacancies on Horley Online. Just click here and send us the details.

Events around Horley

A natural way of dealing with fears that stop you living a normal life.

Carol Jordan is a local natural health practitioner. She offers a range of related treatments that have proved very effective for many of her patients. Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) is closely related to acupuncture, and can help treat physical and emotional problems. Carol gives examples of people who, with the help of EFT, have overcome a range of fears including fear of the dentist, exam fears and fears of travelling. Visit Carol's website to find out more.

Health Services, Horley Surrey

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Chris Sharville cartoon © 2016

Runway Radio is the community radio station for Horley, Gatwick and the surrounding area. If you have not tuned in, then give it a try.

Runway Radio covering Horley and Gatwick

Click on the logo to visit the Runway Radio website. You can listen live online.

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