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Today to Fri 22 Jun, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Dorking Town Centre Pub Walks
Following last year’s highly successful exhibition on the story of Dorking pubs, the Museum walks team is running guided pub walks. These take in some of the former and current pub sites within Dorking town centre, relating their history and pointing out some of their features.
Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre The Old Foundry 62 West Street Dorking Surrey
Today

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
Today to Thu 31 May

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!
South Street Caves Opposite Waitrose, next to War Memorial South Street Dorking Surrey
Sat 26 May

More details - The Tina Turner Experience Show
This high energy show charts the life and career of one of the world’s most iconic performers. Full of memorable hits including Private Dancer, Nutbush City Limits, Proud Mary, River Deep Mountain High, and Let’s Stay Together.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Today

More details - Supreme Queen
The Ultimate tribute to Queen! As an internationally-renowned band Supreme Queen have appeared on the Graham Norton Show and further afield including headlining the International Queen Convention, playing to 10,000 fans. An Unmissable two-hour hit spectacular.
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Sat 26 May

More details - Milkshake! Live: The Magic Story Book
Starring Milkshake! favourites; Bob the Builder, Little Princess, Noddy, Fireman Sam, Shimmer & Shine, Pip from Pip Ahoy!, Winnie and Wilbur, Wissper, Milkshake’s very own Milkshake! Monkey and two Milkshake!
Dorking Halls Reigate Road Dorking
Wed 30 May

More details - Brockham Choral Society concert TEA at the RITZ  on Saturday June 9th, 7.30.
BROCKHAM CHORAL SOCIETY invites you to TEA at the RITZ. Saturday June 9th, 7.30 pm  at St. Paul’s Church, Dorking, RH4 2HT Bring a picnic and be entertained with songs from 1914 to the 60s.
St.Paul’s Church,Dorking
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Box Hill - Flutter trail
Come and have fun at Box Hill and learn something about the different butterflies and moths living here. Find out more about a butterflies journey, starting out as caterpillars to eventually becoming beautiful butterflies which you may even be able to spot along the way! Donation of 1 per trail please.
Box Hill, The Old Fort, Box Hill Road, Box Hill, Tadworth
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Box Hill - Tree Climbing with The Big Tree Climbing Co.
Think big, think family fun, think climbing amazing trees in an awesome location. Join The Big Tree Climbing Co at Box Hill this May. Experts from The Big Tree Climbing Co will be on hand to help you into your harness and safely on your way into our woodland canopy.
Box Hill, The Old Fort, Box Hill Road, Box Hill, Tadworth
Wed 30 May and Thu 31 May

More details - Box Hill - Baretech - Woodland Parkour
Just move like you were meant to... The National Trust have teamed up with The Momentum Community to offer Baretech, a version of woodland parkour where participants practice movement disciplines to develop their physical aptitude when moving at pace. Running, jumping, balancing, climbing,. Booking Essential.
Box Hill, The Old Fort, Box Hill Road, Box Hill, Tadworth
Wed 30 May and Thu 31 May

More details - Ashleigh Grange - Open Garden for NGS
Plant lovers chalk garden on 3½ acre sloping site in charming rural setting with delightful views. Many areas of interest incl rockery and water feature, raised ericaceous bed, prairie style bank, foliage plants, woodland walk, fernery and folly.
Ashleigh Grange, Westhumble
Fri 22 Jun

More details - The Old Croft - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful 5 acre garden with many diverse areas of natural beauty, giving a sense of peace and tranquillity.
The Old Croft, Dorking
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - May Half-Term holiday club TAZ: The Adventure Zone at High Ashurst
This May half-term book your child in for thrilling outdoor adventures at High Ashurst near Dorking and Box Hill. From archery to rock climbing, high and low ropes, team challenges, exploration and even survival skills! Our half term holiday day camps are packed with fun and perfectly tailored to 6-16 year olds.
High Ashurst Outdoor Education Centre, Headley Lane, Mickleham, Dorking
Tue 29 May to Fri 1 Jun

More details - Spring Spectacular
There’s lots of extra activities to enjoy this half term with Bird of Prey flying demonstrations, Tuesday to Friday and exciting Circus Skills Workshops taking place every day. In addition, they’ll be lots of friendly farm animals to meet including baby lambs and goat kids.
Bocketts Farm Park Young Street Leatherhead Surrey
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - RocknRoller Disco
Come and skate with the UK’s biggest roller disco provider in Leatherhead L/C and Westcroft L/C.
Leatherhead Leisure Centre, Guildford Rd, Fetcham, Leatherhead
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 30 Jun

More details - Macmillan Cancer Support Information Service in Leatherhead
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting Leatherhead, Epsom and Horley Carnival with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and offer information.
Leatherhead Market, High Street
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Horsley Choral Society Summer  Concert - 'An Evening with Brahms'
Horsley Choral Society will be holding a summer concert on Sunday 3rd June (7.30pm) at St John’s School, Leatherhead. Entitled ’An Evening with Brahms’ the concert will feature his famous ’Ein Deutsches Requiem’ together with other works by the great composer.
The Chapel, St John’s School, Leatherhead
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Rag Rug Crafting
Get Creative at Leith Hill Place Join Devon artist Deborah Hastings at a drop-in workshop to discover the timeless art of prodding and hooking. Crafting kits will be available to buy from £3 each. Kits include flower corsages and animals.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, near Coldharbour, Dorking
Fri 15 Jun and Sat 16 Jun

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 Mon 9 Jul

More details - Polesden Lacey - Power Play - Women and Power
From May Polesden Lacey launches a new programme, Power Play, exploring the social power of inimitable Edwardian socialite Margaret Greville.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Polesden Lacey - Unseen Spaces Tour
We are continuing to ’unlock’ more rooms in Polesden Lacey House, guest bedrooms, corridors, & the King’s suite, for everyone to enjoy. This involves structural work and extensive funding to restore the rooms and will take some years to achieve.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Today, Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun, Mon 4 Jun to Fri 8 Jun, Mon 11 Jun to Fri 15 Jun, Mon 18 Jun to Fri 22 Jun, Mon 25 Jun to Fri 29 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Fri 6 Jul, Mon 9 Jul

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,
Today, Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Polesden Lacey - May half term: Go Wild activity packs
Come and explore the wonderful woods and countryside at Polesden Lacey and have fun with our ’Go Wild’ activity packs.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

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 27 May, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Polesden Lacey - Buggyfit
’Buggyfit’ is the ultimate fitness class for mums and babies. Buggyfit sessions cater for all fitness levels to help women get back into shape following the birth of their new arrival.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Mon 28 May, Thu 31 May, Mon 4 Jun, Thu 7 Jun, Mon 11 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Mon 18 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Mon 25 Jun, Thu 28 Jun

More details - Witley and Milford Commons - Outdoor activity day
Drop in at the Witley Centre to find what’s wriggling in the ponds and fluttering on the heath. Pond dipping, den building and a bug trail.Dress for mess... Booking Not Needed. For children aged 5 - 12 years and accompanied by an adult. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Witley and Milford Commons
Thu 31 May

More details - Polesden Lacey - Wild Learning - Summer Half Term
Play learn and explore at Easter in safe, supervised woods. Wild Learning is a children’s holiday activity, which is run by Wild Learning, a company trained as forest school teachers. They do wild art, obstacle courses, learning about wildlife and other fun outdoor things. Booking Essential.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Thu 31 May and Fri 1 Jun

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 1 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Taster workshop: Nature in Print
Learn how to make beautiful prints using dried foliage collected on location. Booking Essential. Phone: 07721 078687. Suitable for ages 5+, must be supervised by an adult.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Polesden Lacey - Maverick running event
The Maverick Race Original Trail Series is all about celebrating the beauty of the British countryside. These races are accessible to runners of all levels and with 3 route lengths to choose from, you decide on the challenge!
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Opera Prelude concert: 'Forever England'
Opera Prelude return to Leith Hill Place as part of their 2018 summer season of events, for a concert entitled ’Forever England: English song in the years of the First World War’.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Polesden Lacey - Lazy Jazz Sundays
Enjoy a lazy afternoon listening to live music every Sunday this summer as well as August Bank Holiday Monday.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Sun 15 Jul, Sun 22 Jul, Sun 29 Jul

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 7 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Artists Talks: Mary Branson, Julie Hoyle & Penny Green
Meet the artists at this beautiful location for an informal evening of talks, Q & A, and a glass of wine to celebrate their part in this year’s National Trust programme. Park at the Rhododendron Wood car park and stroll through Caroline Wedgwood’s Rhodode. Booking Essential. Phone: 07982 445041.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun

More details - Limpsfield Common - Air raid shelter tour
Explore the air raid shelter with our ranger Mark and learn about their hugely important role in protecting local school children for air raids. Booking Essential. Phone: 01372 220644.
Limpsfield Common
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Polesden Lacey - Teddy Bear's Picnic
Especially for pre-school toddlers from 18 months old, we are holding Teddy Bears’ Picnics during June and July at Polesden Lacey. Bring your favourite teddy to enjoy a pretend picnic, story time and activities; then follow a fun toddler trail to the play area meeting some of our resident teddies on the way.
Polesden Lacey, Great Bookham, near Dorking, RH5 6BD
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 14 Jun, Thu 21 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Thu 5 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Thu 19 Jul

More details - Polesden Lacey - Summer 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
Thu 7 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Thu 12 Jul, Fri 13 Jul

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
Thu 7 Jun, Fri 8 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Taster workshop: Jasper ware badge
Make your own Jasper Ware badge in two colours with decoration using Josiah Wedgwood’s coloured clay. Booking Essential. Phone: 07721 078687. Suitable for ages 5+, must be supervised by an adult.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 9 Jun

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 12 Jun

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
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Wedgwood inspired embroidery workshop
Inspired by the collection of Wedgwood ceramics at Leith Hill Place, this day workshop will introduce you to a variety of embroidery techniques. The making will include some stumpwork and silver work to stitch a small design on silk suitable for a card that you can take home.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Rag rug crafting
Join Devon artist Deborah Hastings at a drop-in workshop to discover the timeless art of prodding and hooking. Deborah will have a display of her work at Leith Hill Place as well as offering starter crafting kits for sale at 3 each. Kits include flower c. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for accompanied children.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Fri 15 Jun and Sat 16 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Draw, Paint, Print! at Leith Hill Place
Join 3 resident artists for a relaxed but experiential two-day weekend of mixed media. Take in the history of the house and its beautiful views and be inspired to work with acrylic inks, charcoal and print on paper.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Swan Barn Farm - Big Camp returns to Black Down
Come and take part in a truly wild camping experience on Black Down. A rare opportunity to take part in a really wild camping experience at Black Down, run by the National Trust’s Ranger team.
Swan Barn Farm
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Leith Hill Place - Songs by Ralph Vaughan Williams and his friends: a concert
Join a local duo for a performance of songs written by Ralph Vaughan Williams and his contemporaries. All tickets sales from this concert will contribute to keeping Leith Hill Place running. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Denbies Hillside - Wooden spoon making workshop
Using Green woodworking techniques make a wooden spoon from a log to take home. You will learn how to cleave wood and use a shave horse all in our beautiful setting at the foot of the North Downs in Westcott. For lunch make your own pizza in our clay oven- we supply the dough and toppings too!
Denbies Hillside
Sun 17 Jun, Tue 14 Aug

More details - Leith Hill Place - Talk: Architectural History of Leith Hill Place
Historian Patrick Newberry gives an engaging insight into the origins of Leith Hill Place and the families who have lived there. Leith Hill Place and its folly, Leith Hill Tower, have a fascinating history, some of which has passed into local legend.
Leith Hill Place, Leith Hill Lane, Leith Hill
Sun 17 Jun, Sun 15 Jul

More details - Bookham Commons - Wildflowers and Butterflies of Bookham Commons with Ian Swinney
A look at the wildflowers and butterflies of Bookham Commons with ranger Ian Swinney, on this gentle walk. There’s even a chance of seeing the elusive purple Emperor butterfly too. Booking Essential. Phone: 01372 220644.
Bookham Commons
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Lark Rise - Open Garden for NGS
A tranquil one acre garden created over many years to provide different areas of interest incl informal perennial borders set within formal yew hedging; wisteria clad pergola; a meadow surrounding a natural pond; productive vegetable plot with small greenhouse; spring garden with rhododendrons, ferns and spring
Lark Rise, Guildford
Sun 10 Jun

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