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More details - The Dorking Group of Artists Spring Exhibition 2018
The Dorking Group of Artists, probably the largest art group in Surrey, will be holding their popular annual Spring Exhibition at Betchworth Village Hall. Exhibiting members, many professionals among them, will be displaying over 250 pieces of new and original art, all for sale at affordable prices.
Betchworth Village Hall, Station Road, Betchworth
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Limpsfield Common - Bluebell walks at Outwood Common
Enjoy the bluebells on this self guided walk through Outwood Common. Booking Not Needed.
Limpsfield Common
Today to Wed 30 May

More details - Reigate Hill and Gatton Park - Bluebell walks at Gatton Park
Enjoy the bluebells on this self guided walk through Gatton Park. Booking Not Needed.
Reigate Hill and Gatton Park
Today to Wed 30 May

More details - Leith Hill - Nature Lover's Family Trail at Leith Hill
A lovely family trail to take you from the Rhododendron Wood to Leith Hill Tower. Stop off along the way to spot bugs, birds, trees and flowers. Donation of 1 per trail please in the donation cairns. Booking Not Needed.
Leith Hill, Leith Hill, 1 mile west of Coldharbour village, near Dorking,
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Adventures in Asia: a socialite abroad
During the winter, when it was dark and cold here in England, Mrs. Greville would often travel to warmer climes. Throughout the 1920s and 30s, Maggie travelled extensively around Asia, visiting friends and seeing the sights.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Polesden Lacey - Exhibition: Beyond the Dragon - Maggie's Asian Treasures
When Margaret Greville died in 1942, she left not only Polesden Lacey to the National Trust, but also her London home as well as their contents. A collection of over 9,000 items is now housed at Polesden Lacey.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Limpsfield Common - Bluebell walks at Limpsfield Common
Enjoy the bluebells on this self guided walk through Limpsfield Common. Booking Not Needed.
Limpsfield Common
Today to Wed 30 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Photography Workshops
Get the best from your camera with one of our own photographers. Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another. We will cover portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography. Understand the controls, composition, perspective and more. 10.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Fri 20 Apr

More details - Denbies Hillside - Make your own wooden trug or planter
Make a useful trug or planter for your home. Booking Essential. Phone: 01306 220644. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Denbies Hillside
Fri 20 Apr

More details - Polesden Lacey - Trust10 10K runs
Are you a regular runner looking for a challenge' Our 10k trail runs give you the opportunity to train for the next big event, or keep fit whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings of some of our special places.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Polesden Lacey - The Ramblers Walk
Come and join us on a wonderful walk around the Polesden Lacey estate. Join our volunteer leader on a nice stroll around our countryside. It is for anyone and everyone capable of doing an hour and a half walk. The walks take place on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Wed 25 Apr, Wed 23 May

More details - Leith Hill Place - Contemporary Life Drawing
A life drawing class run by artist Alison Carlier, in the beautiful setting of Leith Hill Place. Participants will consider the context of the building and The Drawing Room whilst drawing from a life model. Includes cream tea (one scone, cream and jam) and hot drink. Booking Essential. Phone: banjohives@hotmail.com.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Leith Hill Place - Scone making workshop
Have you ever wondered how our bakers’ scones are so delicious' Book onto a workshop to learn the secrets for yourself. During the workshop you’ll get the chance to experiment with different ingredients, taste your first batch of scones and make some flavoured scones to take home.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Thu 26 Apr, Thu 10 May

More details - Leith Hill Place - Drawing upon the senses
Alison Carlier will be running a day long work-shop Drawing upon the Senses out and about in the hills, fields and woods surrounding Leith Hill Place.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Leith Hill Place - Ceramics weekend: Lost and found objects with Penny Green
Be inspired by the past residents of the house and create a ’lost’ piece to exhibit in the house. Imagine a house vacated by its occupants who have forgotten to take with them small items such as a precious toy, a hidden stash of letters, articles of clothing, an odd shoe, a penny whistle.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Polesden Lacey - Exhibition: Beyond the Dragon - Maggie's Asian Treasures
When Margaret Greville died in 1942, she left not only Polesden Lacey to the National Trust, but also her London home as well as their contents. A collection of over 9,000 items is now housed at Polesden Lacey.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 3 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Adventures in Asia: a socialite abroad
During the winter, when it was dark and cold here in England, Mrs. Greville would often travel to warmer climes. Throughout the 1920s and 30s, Maggie travelled extensively around Asia, visiting friends and seeing the sights.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 3 May

More details - Leith Hill Place - Pottery course with Reiko Evans
Join Surrey artist Reiko Evans for this introductory course to working with clay. During the course you’ll learn how to make mugs and tiles, using various tools and how to decorate your creations. The course will run each week and you can opt for the Tuesday or Wednesday class, depending on your availability.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Tue 1 May, Wed 2 May, Tue 8 May, Wed 9 May, Tue 15 May, Wed 16 May, Tue 22 May, Wed 23 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Silver Strollers
This is our social walking group for active older walkers covering the stunning and occasionally hilly terrain of the Surrey Hills. Enjoy a scenic guided walk in good company on the first Friday of every month. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Fri 4 May

More details - Leith Hill - Rhododendron woodland walk
Enjoy nature’s bright colours and glorious scents. Enjoy a guided walk around the rhododendron wood to see a riot of colour; breath deep of the wonderful sweet scents and marvel at the giant redwood trees. Donation of 2 per person please, no need to book. Booking Not Needed.
Leith Hill, Leith Hill, 1 mile west of Coldharbour village, near Dorking,
Fri 4 May, Fri 11 May, Fri 18 May, Fri 25 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Dog Walking Club
Join us on a walk of the estate with your canine friends on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Tue 8 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Photography Workshops
Get the best from your camera with one of our own photographers. Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another. We will cover portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography. Understand the controls, composition, perspective and more. 10.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Fri 11 May

More details - Leith Hill Place - Beginners crochet workshop with Susan Blandford
Join local crafter Susan Blandford to learn the basics of crochet. Pick up this new skill in the stunning surroundings of Leith Hill Place. This one day course will teach you several basic crochet stitches including how to cast on and off.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Mon 14 May

More details - Leith Hill Place - Celebrating Ralph Vaughan Williams: talks series
These talks by Andrew Green, writer, broadcaster and oral historian, explore the life, times and music of the great composer Ralph Vaughan Williams and his inspiration from the Surrey landscape.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Thu 17 May

More details - Local Heroes film on the Pethick-Lawrences
To mark the centenary of the vote for women, Dorking Museum is showing a new short film telling the extraordinary political and personal story of local suffrage, equality and peace campaigners Emmeline and Frederick Pethick-Lawrence, part of the Citizens 800 project, made in conjunction with Royal Holloway (University
Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre The Old Foundry 62 West Street Dorking Surrey RH4 1BS
Today to Mon 30 Apr

More details - Dorking Museum: Deepdene Trail Guided Walk
Dorking Museum runs guided walks on the Deepdene Trail through the newly rejuvenated and historic Deepdene Estate.
The Deepdene Trail Deepdene Avenue Dorking Surrey
Today to Mon 30 Apr

More details - Dorking South Street Caves Tours
Take a trip under the streets of Dorking to explore the famous 17th century caves. Discover how they were created and how they evolved over the centuries. Check out the ‘mystery chamber’ and guess what it was used for. Tours last 45 minutes and sensible shoes are needed!
Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre The Old Foundry 62 West Street Dorking Surrey RH4 1BS
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dorking Museum: Deepdene Trail Guided Walk
Dorking Museum runs guided walks on the Deepdene Trail through the newly rejuvenated and historic Deepdene Estate.
The Deepdene Trail Deepdene Avenue Dorking Surrey
Sun 13 May

More details - The Fureys
As part of their 40th Anniversary tour, Irish legends The Fureys return for another gret night of songs and stories. Hear them sing timeless classics including I Will Love You, When You Were Sweet 16, The Green Fields of France, The Old Man, and many more.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking Surrey
Fri 20 Apr

More details - Islands In The Stream
Leave your 9 to 5 worries at home and get ready for a night of country music royalty Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. This Thigh-slapping stage show brings together the beloved glamour and personality of Dolly, along with Kenny’s charisma and energy with hit after hit.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking Surrey
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Sing-a-long-a Beauty & The Beast
We invite you to “Be our Guest” at Sing-a-Long-a Beauty and the Beast. Join us as we celebrate the brand new adaptation of Disney’s iconic fairy tale with on-screen lyrics so everyone can join in!.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking Surrey
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Vanished Film Premiere
Real Stories is proud to present the FREE public premiere screening for its latest original documentary: Vanished - The Mysterious Case of Ruth Wilson.
Martineau Hall, Reigate Rd, Dorking
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Illegal Eagles
The world’s official no.1 Eagles tribute make their long awaited return to the Halls, with an outstanding show promising more of their trademarl musical prowess, acute attention to detail and incredible showmanship.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking Surrey
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Adam Kay: This Is Going To Hurt
Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor Adam Kay’s Sunday Times Bestseller – Live on Stage ***** ‘Untersperses horror stories from the NHS frontline with a catalogue of sublimely silly spoof songs’
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Fri 4 May

More details - LETZ ZEP
See the band awarded by Ticketmaster both ‘The Most Popular’ and ‘The Most Highly Rated’ tribute to Led Zeppelin in the UK!
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Fri 11 May

More details - The World Famous Elvis Show
Direct from the West End, don’t miss uncanny Elvis tribute Chris Connor, who in 2015 was voted best Elvis tribute artist in a worldwide fan poll. Connor’s looks, voice and mannerisms are so remarkably similar to the King, that you may feel you’ve been transported back in time!
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Sat 12 May

More details - Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert
Is life that bad or have we good reason to complain about it? Are we filled with righteous anger at a world gone wrong or are we all just a bunch of whiny little brats? In short, are we spoiled? Come and Watch as Ed byrne takes this question, turns it upside down and shakes it until the funny falls out.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Mon 14 May

More details - An American In Paris – The Musical - Screening
A Screening of the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical about love, hope and living your dreams, has taken the West End by storm, with standing ovations from the public and a record-setting 28 five-star reviews from UK critics.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Wed 16 May

More details - Rock and Roll Revolution
The Bluejays, winners of the National Vintage Award for Best Band, present an electrifying tribute to the era when music changed the world forever. Rock Around The Clock, That’ll Be The Day, Tutti Frutti, Wake Up Little Susie, La Bamba and many more.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Thu 17 May

More details - Headley Heath - Listen to the nightjars at Headley Heath
Dawn and dusk are good times to hear the unusual "churr" of the ground-nesting night-jar. Park at Headley Heath main car park, KT18 6NN. Booking Not Needed.
Headley Heath, Warden’s Bungalow, Headley Common Road, Headley Heath
Tue 1 May to Fri 29 Jun

More details - Headley Heath - Butterfly spotting on Headley Heath
Head to Headley Heath to see some of southern England’s most beautiful butterflies- we’ve recorded 28 species per day- how many can you spot' Booking Not Needed.
Headley Heath, Warden’s Bungalow, Headley Common Road, Headley Heath
Tue 1 May to Fri 29 Jun

More details - Headley Heath - Dawn chorus at Headley Heath
Visit Headley Heath early on May mornings to enjoy its dawn chorus- you may hear up to 32 different species. Booking Not Needed.
Headley Heath, Warden’s Bungalow, Headley Common Road, Headley Heath
Tue 1 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Headley Heath - Follow the Lizard trail at Headley Heath
Pick up a free lizard trail walks leaflet at the Headley Heath car park and follow the route to see some amazing lizards enjoying the warm weather. Booking Not Needed.
Headley Heath, Warden’s Bungalow, Headley Common Road, Headley Heath
Tue 1 May to Fri 29 Jun

More details - French Wine Tasting Evening
A wonderful chance to increase your wine knowledge and help raise much needed funds in aid of Kids for Kids, helping the forgotten children of Darfur, Sudan, through sustainable grassroots projects. You are invited to join us for a convivial evening of Wine Tasting of varietals from Bordeaux and adjacent regions.
Reigate
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Dorking Chamber Orchestra at St Martin's
Dorking Chamber Orchestra at St Martin’s Andrew Morley - conductor Simon Ballard - viola Programme: Mozart: Overture - Don Giovanni Malcolm Arnold: Viola Concerto Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 (Italian)
St Martin’s Church, Church Street, Dorking
Sat 12 May

More details - Local Heroes film on the Pethick-Lawrences
To mark the centenary of the vote for women, Dorking Museum is showing a new short film telling the extraordinary political and personal story of local suffrage, equality and peace campaigners Emmeline and Frederick Pethick-Lawrence, part of the Citizens 800 project, made in conjunction with Royal Holloway (University
Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre The Old Foundry 62 West Street Dorking Surrey
Thu 3 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Exhibition: A New View
The Museum’s spring exhibition, mounted in association with the Capel Camera Club, features beautiful landscapes and iconic images of our stunning market town and the surrounding countryside and villages.
Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre The Old Foundry 62 West Street Dorking Surrey
Thu 3 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Cheese & Wine Making Experience
Learn all about cheese making with the local Norbury Blue cheese maker, followed by an insight into wine making with a Denbies wine specialist. Enjoy a morning at Norbury Blue Dairy with lunch at Denbies followed by an afternoon of wine appreciation and tasting.
Denbies Wine Estate London Road Dorking
Today to Thu 26 Apr

More details - Sparkling Vineyard Trail and Gallery Restaurant Dinner
Enjoy the start of Spring commencing with our Outdoor Vineyard Train tour offering spectacular view points of the vineyard overlooking Box Hill and Dorking. Sparkling wine, canapes and a 3 course meal will then be served in the Gallery Restaurant.
Denbies Wine Estate London Road Dorking
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Vintage Sparkling Afternoon Tea
Enjoy Denbies sparkling wine tour hosted by Denbies Wine Expert in the atmospheric Denbies cellars. Followed by an informal afternoon tea served buffet style in the Denbies cellar with live music.
Denbies Wine Estate London Road Dorking
Sun 29 Apr