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Please come and join them at the Strawson Community Hall Celebration Birthday Party in Horley on Saturday 20th July

Strawson Hall celebrates 100 years since the hall was first donated to the town by George Strawson.

A Birthday Party from 2.00pm to 5.00pm. Games to play and refreshments. Children of all ages 0 to 100+ welcome.It’s FREE!

Address: 158 Albert Rd, Horley RH6 7HZ. Visit their website.


Charlwood Music Festival, 19th, 20th & 21st July.


Coffee Morning – Saturday 20th July. St Francis’ Church, Balcombe Road, 10.00 am.

Join us for refreshments, fun and fellowship. Enjoy the table top sales, homemade goodies, books, tombola and activities for youngsters.


Wedding Open Evening at Stanhill Court Hotel. 8th August 2019, 6pm – 8pm.

Experience the improvements of our recent refurbishment and enjoy complimentary refreshments as we invite you to take a tour of this charming venue and picturesque surroundings. We have our own private car park and admission is completely free, register your free tickets on our website.

Late Summer BBQ at Stanhill Court Hotel. 31st August 2019, 1:00pm – 8:00pm

Join us for our late summer BBQ from 1PM featuring ‘The Milestone Big Band’ performing live in our recently restored Amphitheatre from 3PM – 6PM! The Milestone Big Band is an 18-piece big band based in Charlwood, performing music from the Masters of Big Band through to contemporary jazz, funk and Latin.

This event is perfect for all the family so relax and enjoy the last of summer in our picturesque surroundings! Take a stroll in our many acres, listen to the music, visit our resident goats, and savour the delights of a delicious BBQ! Book your free tickets on our website, www.stanhillcourthotel.co.uk


The Greatest Showman – Open Air Cinema in Horley Recreation Ground. Friday 23rd August.

Silent Summer Screenings are coming to Horley Recreation Ground this summer with live music and a fun-filled movie for you to enjoy.

Using wireless headphones for all of the event’s sound, turns these evenings into a memorable night of dancing, laughing and singing under the stars.

Doors Open: 7:00 pm

Live Music Starts: 7:30 pm

Film Start (approx): 8:30 pm

Event Finish (approx): 22:45 pm (in case you want to book a taxi!)

The Greatest Showman rating is PG

Click here to book.


Improving Horley Station.

Our local MP Sam Gyimah has posted this message below, set up a survey and asked for comments and suggestions for how Horley’s station can be improved

Horley Trains

“Stations across Tandridge and Horley have been awarded funding from Govia Thameslink Railway to provide tangible improvements for passengers. I know what a big difference even small changes can make, and I’m delighted that stations in our area have been awarded this funding. Please share your thoughts, in confidence, on what changes you would like to see at your station. I will then write to Govia to highlight the best, or most popular, ideas for each station.”

Click here to access the survey.

Click here to for some suggestions from GTR and to find out how much our station has been allocated.


The Horley Chamber of Commerce meets every month to support our local businesses

Horley & District Chamber of Commerce

Check out the Horley & District Chamber of Commerce website to see all of the benefits on offer.


The Community Arts & Crafts workshops, based in Horley, would love you to join them.

They hold 2 sessions a week every 2 weeks. No experience necessary. Details & booking can be found on their website.

The Community Arts & Crafts workshops, based in Horley, would love you to join them. They hold 2 sessions a week every 2 weeks. No experience necessary. Details & booking can be found on their website.


We list four local minor injuries units on our health page.

Click here to visit our health page.


Fun Dog Show, Horne, 21st July.


Oakwood School are fundraising for an all-weather Astro pitch for the school and our local community.

This is going to be a great sports facility for Horley. More info to follow soon. Currently there is a token box in Waitrose. Please give your tokens to help them raise the funds they need.

Visit the Oakwood School website.


Volunteers Wanted – New Horley library – to help with the Summer Reading Challenge

Horley Library is looking for volunteers aged 14- 25 over the summer to help with the Summer Reading Challenge.

The theme this year is space. We have lots of new books and we have been very busy with lots of children visiting.
It is a great opportunity and a lovely place to volunteer over the summer. You will gain valuable work experience to increase employability and add to CV or UCAS forms.
As well as being part of a national programme that inspires others to read.

Click here to apply via the library website.


Open-Air Cinema, Gatwick Aviation Museum, Charlwood, Saturday 10th August – Supporting Kent, Surrey, Sussex Air Ambulance.


St George’s Fair in Horley – new date – Saturday 17th August.


Horley’s Archway Theatre has a wonderful variety of productions throughout the year.

The Archway Theatre, Horley, Surrey
Visit the Archway Theatre website.

Places to go and what to do with the kids during school holidays.

Places to go in and around Horley, Surrey.

Watch out for email ‘Tax Frauds’.

Emails like this below are coming through. If you check the email they have come from you should see that it is an ‘odd’ email address. If you do respond to it they will want your bank details.

To find out more about the various frauds that are about, check out the Action Fraud website.


WEA Adult Learning have announced their Autumn programme, below.

MUSIC APPRECIATION IN VARIOUS GENRES
with Alex Livermore. Popular music 1930s-1960s. For all music lovers. 5 sessions Mondays from 16 September 10.00 – 12.00. Fee £45.00.

SECRETS OF COUNTRY HOUSES AS SEEN ON TV AND FILM with Anne Milton-Worssell. History and architecture of Home Counties houses seen on screen. 10 sessions Wednesdays from 18 September 10.00 – 12.00. Fee £90.00

PRACTICAL ART: PAINTING LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOUR with Gabrielle Girardey. All materials including paper provided. Day School Saturday 12 October 10.00 – 12.00 & 13.00-15.00. Fee £20.00.

POLITICS: A WORLD BEYOND BREXIT with Jim Chrystie. Issues facing the world today. 7 sessions Tuesdays from 29 October 14.00 – 16.00. Fee £63.00.

THE HISTORY OF DANCE with Pat Mitchinson. From Louis XIV to The Nutcracker. 1/2 Day Sat 9.11.2019 10.00 -1300. Fee £18.

All classes are held at: The Function Room, Archway Theatre, The Drive, Horley RH6 7NQ

Further information email: horley.branch@wea.ac.uk
Phone Jennifer 01342 651401
ENROL: online at wea.org.uk OR ring 0300 303 3464 at lease two weeks before the beginning of the course. Sign up now: wea.org.uk


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LOCAL APPRENTICESHIPS
Did you know that Surrey and Sussex NHS offer a range of apprenticeships as well as local jobs at East Surrey Hospital? Visit our jobs page for more info.


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