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East Surrey College are hosting upcoming Open Events.
These upcoming events give visitors the chance to take a tour of the facilities, speak to staff and discover the range of courses on offer.
Find out more about:
> Full-time courses
> Part-time Courses
> Apprenticeships and work-based learning
> University Level Courses
Saturday Yoga Classes starting in Horley on 31st August.
Booking is essential. Visit Amy’s website for more info.
New businesses in Horley Town Centre
Its good to see new businesses in our town centre. The Mortgage Advice Bureau has just opened at 26 High Street offering mortgage advice, including first time buyers, remortgaging, home-movers, Buy-to-let, Help to Buy, new build, self-build and mortgage protection. Check out their website.
Images of Jazz – Brian O’Connor
Brian O’Connor has lived in Horley for nearly fifty years, and during that time has continuously, as a serious hobby, been photographing jazz in London and the South East (inc. Serendipity in Horley). To celebrate 50 years of this he’s holding an exhibition of his photos at the Hawth, from the 2nd -19th September.
Would you like to learn about the History of Horley Town Centre?
Why not join Horley Local History Society for a Guided Tour on the 21st September.
Meet at the Mosaic outside Boots in the High Street at either 11.00am or 3.00pm for a tour lasting about 1 hour.
There is no charge for the tour but it will be necessary to purchase the illustrated guide book for £3.
OUR LOCAL POLICE CRIME REPORT
Click on the link below to see a map and information about the police crime reports for Horley and the surrounding area.
The Horley Chamber of Commerce meets every month to support our local businesses
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.
Holiday Club at Horley Team Ministry
Summer holiday events at Horley Library
Space themed craft sessions
Every Tuesday from 23 July until 27 August, 10.30am–11.30am.
Suitable children for aged 3 and over. Cost £1 per child.
Every Wednesday from 24 July until 28 August, 10.30–11.30am.
Suitable children for aged 3 and over. Cost £1 per child.
Super Smoothie Shop – Money Workshop for Children
Wed 21st August 2.30pm – 3.30pm, 5-8 yrs, Free.
Moon Talk – for children Find out all about the moon
Tuesday 27 August, from 2.15pm to 3.15pm.
Come along to this interesting, informative and interactive talk about the moon. Find out about the Moon, its phases, why it keeps the same face to us, features on the Moon, the Moon landings, the Dark Side and what is a Blue Moon. Includes showing you how to make your own crater. Given by a local Starman – Crawley District Skills Instructor.
Suitable for ages 8 + . Reserve your place in Horley Library. This event is free.
David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation
Friday 30 August, 10am–12pm.
Suitable for children aged 3 and over. Free event, just turn up!
Horley & District U3A
The Horley branch of the University of the Third Age welcomes new members and visitors.
Next Meeting – Thursday 12th September 2019. Doors Open 1.45 pm.
Our Speaker – Garry Wykes – relates the story of: Prisoners in the Tower – 900 years of history of the Tower of London.
Venue : Regent Hall,
HORLEY RH6 7JA
Start Time 2 pm. Free parking on site. Tea/coffee available after the meeting.
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
Family Day and Dog Show.
Sunday 8th September, Recreation Ground, Horley. Gates open 10am.
Horley Local History Society – an illustrated talk on the historic buildings of Charlwood.
To celebrate Heritage Week why not join Horley Local History Society for our meeting on September 26th?
We meet at Horley Methodist Church in Victoria Road at 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start.
Car Parking is available at the rear of the Church and refreshments will be available.
We shall hear an illustrated talk about the Historic Buildings of Charlwood by Brendon Sewill.
Non members £1 entry
Local adult education courses coming up in Horley.
The Horley branch of the WEA have an interesting range of courses starting later this year. Visit the WEA website, enter Horley in the search and see the full list.
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.
Horley’s Archway Theatre has a wonderful variety of productions throughout the year.
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: email@example.com
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
Horley Town Council announce that the construction of the Café Pavilion at Horley Recreation Ground are now well underway.
The Café Pavilion is to be accessible to everyone, open throughout the year and support popular community activities and events. There will be attractive outdoor seating areas as well as indoor seating inside the Café.
The Café will also house Horley’s first ‘Little Library’, a free book-sharing community initiative and the structure will be beautifully decorated by members of the local Horley Society of Artists club.
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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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