Community events



Coffee & Chat in the Orpen Lounge

Every Saturday 10am to 12 noon in the Orpen Lounge

Meet your friends and make more friends

Contact Claire 01342 833893 or email




Lingfield Youth Club

Fridays at 7.30pm to 9.30pm

Lingfield Youth Club is for all young people between the ages of 9 and 14. We are open every

Friday during term time from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.
   Membership is £10 per year.

There is a weekly subscription of £1.50 per week for members and £2.50 for non members..


For more information, please contact the Secretary: Paula Simmons 07941 176746



Surrey Police: Lingfield Police Post

The Lingfield Police Post is located in the Lingfield & Dormansland Community Centre

This is the Police Post (office) and not a police counter.








Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood & Home Watch is a voluntary network of schemes where neighbours come together, along with the police and local partners, to build safe and friendly communities


Regional Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator for Lingfield, Felcourt,

Dormansland, Crowhurst and Felbridge,





Lingfield library

Monday closed
Tuesday 2pm to 5pm
Wednesday 10am to 5pm
Thursday 10am to 5pm
Friday 2pm to 5pm
Saturday 9.30am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm
Sunday closed














                             Contact: T: 0300 200 1001, E:



FREE IT Training
Are you aged 60+, live in Lingfield or Dormansland and want to learn how to use a computer?
Lingfield & Dormansland Community Centre, in partnership with Tandridge District Council and

Surrey County Council, are offering FREE IT training.
  2 x one hour sessions – FREE
additional sessions available at the concessionary rate of £8 per hour
                                  One to one training
                                  Internet, email, photographs, music, on-line shopping, travel, Skype…..and lots more
                                  Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Publisher
                                To book your appointment call 01342 833893 , email: 


Organised by the

Friends of St Peter & St Paul

Lingfield's Lost College

Saturday 25th April at 7 pm in the Church of St Peter & St Paul Lingfield RH7 6AH

A talk by NigelSaul, Professor of Medieval History at Royal Hollaway, London University

The story of the treasures surrendered to Henry Vlll

Tickets:£8 includes a glass of wine from 01342 834317 or 01342 832519, felicitypool@gmail



Lingfield Film Club 'Flix in the Stix'

Welcome to the Lingfield Film Club 'Flix in the Stix'.

  supported by The Cooperative Membership Fund                                     and Robert Leech & Partners, Estate Agents Lingfield  





Sunday 10th May doors open 7pm for light refreshment

film showing at 7.30pm

Based on a true story, the film depicts a group of lesbian and gay activists who raised money to help families affected by the British miners' strike in 1984, at the outset of what would become the Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners campaign. The National Union of Mineworkers was reluctant to accept the group's support due to the union's public relations' worries about being openly associated with a gay group, so the activists instead decided to take their donations directly to Onllwyn, a small mining village in Wales, resulting in an alliance between the two communities. The alliance was unlike

                                                        any seen before but was successful.



The Theory of Everything

Sunday 14th June doors open 7pm for light refreshment

film showing at 7.30pm

Cambridge University astrophysics student Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) begins a relationship with literature student Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). Although Stephen excels at mathematics and physics, his friends and professors are concerned over his lack of thesis topic. After Stephen and his professor Dennis Sciama (David Thewlis) attend a lecture on black holes, Stephen speculates that black holes may have been part of the creation of the universe and decides to write his thesis on time.

While pursuing his research, Stephen's muscles begin to fail, eventually causing him to fall and hit his head. He learns he has ...




For all films contact Sally Cole on 01342 833814 or

Tickets for all films: £5 from Centre Office 01342 833893 or

Tea and cake are available from 30 minutes before the film



'No Place Like Home'
Sunday 26th April at 7.30 pm

A series of short plays about finding a place to call home
Everybody needs somewhere to lay their hat or pitch their tent.

How we get there and who we meet on the way … there’s always a story to tell.

These plays explore the theme of journeys to find security and peace of mind.

Furniture World
by Milly Barnes Directed by Flossie Joseph
In The Dark
by Susan Sainsbury Directed by Jo Joseph
by Fiona McIntyre Directed by Tim Fifield
Moving Out
by Alex McIntyre Directed by Annette Payne
Survival Strategy
by Donna Hoke Directed by Tim Fifield
The show will also feature some exciting extra pieces starring Duff Eynon and Tahrif Naqvi
Tickets: £10 from | Licensed Bar | 01342 833 893 | Community Centre Office |



Lingfield Marathon

Fun Run 3rd May 2015

On Sunday 3rd May, 2015 we are celebrating our 33rd Fun Run with our usual events plus many special celebratory activities. The events are the 10 Mile Fun Run, 6 Mile Fun Run and 6 Mile Fun Walk. They start and finish at Young Epilepsy (formerly NCYPE), in St Piers Lane, Lingfield, RH7 6PW. The races start from 12 noon to 12.20, but do come along earlier and enjoy the Family Fun day, which starts at 10am and continues through the afternoon

Registration for the 2015 Event. You can now download and print off your entry forms for the Fun Run on May 3rd. Just go to "Fun Run Info" at or contact Graham Marks Chairman on 01342 832529


Lingfield neighbourhood plan

Planning for our future

Lingfield's first Neighbourhood Plan

6th September Steering group started to take our plan forward.

Contact: Liz Lockwood (Chair) T: 01342 870508, E: W: www.lingfield.inf



Lingfield Horticultural Society

Affiliated to The Royal Horticultural Society and The National Dahlia Society

Society meetings are held at the Jennings Halls of the Community Centre on Fridays at 7.30pm for 8pm

For membership and more information contact President - David Hobbs,

Saturday 9th May Plant Sale held in the Jennings Hall - 10am-Noon.
Friday 15th May Garden Design Made Simple talk by Mrs Lesley Chamberlain
Sunday 7th June Visit to Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire.
Friday 12th June Walks and Climbs in the Pyrenees illustrated talk by Kev Reynolds
Saturday 11th July

SUMMER SHOW In the Community Centre. Staging 9.30-12 Noon.

Doors open at 2.30pm. Presentation of awards at 4pm

Saturday 12th September

AUTUMN and DAHLIA SHOW in the community Centre. Entries/Staging

6.45-7.30pm. Judging from 7.30pm - also a Horticultural/General Knowledge Quiz.

Friday 9th October Gales, Greenhouses and Global Warming illustrated talk by Ian Currie















The RH7 History Group

The RH7 History Group established in 1999 to encourage and assist the growing interest in local history. As its name suggests it encompasses Lingfield, Blindley Heath, Crowhurst, Dormansland, Crowhurst  and adjoining areas such as Baldwins Hill and South Godstone.

Membership subscriptions are £10 single or £12 joint (living at the same address)

There is a charge of £2.50 for visitors to our meetings 

RH7's meetings are bi-monthly on Mondays at 7.30pm for 8pm

Secretary: Felicity Pool T: 01342 832519, E: Web:


  11 May  The history of the British seaside   Postponed from last year; Don Gray takes us through the                the development of the British seaside town and its                      entertainments put on to amuse day trippers and holidaymakers
  13 July


 Life and Times of

 William Cobbett (1763-1835)

  Katherine Stearn of the William Cobbett Society gives an insight

  the life of this radical Politian and campaigning journalist best

  known for his book Rural Rides an account of rural life in England

  in the 19th century

  14 September  Annual General Meeting

  Talk to be announced

  09 November  Lingfield's Peal of Bells   Grant Pyner talk











Hayward Memorial

Local History Centre
The Hayward Memorial Local History Collection is housed in the Public Library, Lingfield.

This valuable research resource includes microform copies of local parish registers, census records

and directories, together with a collection of maps, photographs and reference books, which can be

accessed when the Library is open - although you may prefer to visit when there is a Steward in

attendance (from 10am. to 12.30pm. on the first Saturday of each month and from

2.30pm. to 4.30pm. on the third Thursday of each month).





Lingfield & District Flower Club

Floral design is seeing a new surge of creativity and popularity. As we move from winter into spring,

nothing can brighten your mood more than the beauty and aroma of a skilfully arranged bunch of flowers.

We are a friendly group who normally meet at 7.30pm on the 4th Monday of the month at the

Victoria Sports & Social Club in Lingfield High Street.

Chairman Karil Greenhalgh T:01342 832038, E:  W:


Surrey events in 2015

 Surrey Area Show - Woking Leisure Centre - 18 April 2015 

Magna Carta in Flowers - Royal Holloway Chapel & Windsor Building Egham 12 -16 June2015 




Lingfield Evening Women's Institute

We meet in the Jennings Hall of the Community Centre on the third Wednesday of the month at 8pm

A varied programme is offered as follows and a warm welcome given to visitors and new members

For more information contact Judy Mendell T: 01342 833178 E: <>


15th April Members meeting
28th April Post Mill annual meeting - Tandridge Village Hall
20th May Have your say! - Resolutions Meeting
21st May Centenary Baton Celebrations - St Peter's Hall, Limpsfied
4th June NFWI Annual General Meeting - Royal Albert Hall London











Meals on Wheels & Tuesday Luncheon Club
Meals are freshly cooked at the Lingfield Day Centre, then delivered in the Lingfield, Dormansland and Crowhurst areas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays by a team of volunteers.
In addition, there is a Luncheon Club for retired people at the Lingfield Day Centre every Tuesday, followed by Derby and Joan Club, which is open to anyone over sixty years of age.
If you, or someone you know, would like to receive 'Meals on Wheels' at home, please let us know so that your   needs can be assessed and the appropriate help offered. Alternatively, you can apply via your GP or at

Tandridge Social Services Department: T: 01883 347230.
We would also like to hear from you if you would like to volunteer to cook or to deliver Meals Wheels.

Helpers work on a rota and take a turn once every five weeks.

For more information please contact: Pat Smith  T: 07504 481 289  E: .








The reserve has approximately 10.6 hectares (26 acres) available to visit free.

Various leaflets are available giving maps showing the layout of the Nature Reserves, access points,

the location of the Butterfly and Quiet Gardens, the Community Orchard, the Millennium

pond and the larger open meadows.

Contact Sally for more information: T: 01342 833814, E:,



Working parties
These are usually held on the last Sunday of the month unless changed to avoid

clashes with public holidays or other events.
Meet us in the Butterfly Garden for monthly work parties between 10 am – 12 noon.
More volunteers urgently needed.
Free Fairtrade refreshments for volunteers.
Please bring your own tools – fork, spade, long loppers, water-carriers if dry, plastic sacks for clearing off-cuts.
Tasks suitable for all ages and skills - young people always very welcome. Wear suitable old clothes, gloves and boots.
For more information contact Anne Richards 01342 870200, Sally Cole 01342 833814, or Julie Hearn 01342 835313.



Lingfield & Dormansland Community Centre
High Street Lingfield, Surrey RH7 6AB
Telephone: 01342 833893 - 24 hour answer phone

Office hours: 9am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4.30pm
Friday:  9am to 12.30pm