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Premises Awards 2017

DORKING Chamber Premises Awards Over the last 3/4 years  over 60 Dorking retail shopping area premises have moved into new ownership+ had a name change and been refurbished or extended. In recognition of these changes, Dorking Chamber commissioned images of all such premises, reviewed them with other leading Dorking players, and at our AGM on

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Business Rates Seminar

EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH   – Apologies to those of you that had reserved spaces Venue: Dorking Halls, Reigate Road, Dorking RH4 1SG Event Date: 7th February 2017 – 8.50am – 12.00pm – Bookings: Click Link to go to the Surrey Chambers website Dorking Chamber of Commerce has done the “impossible” and ensured that 2 knowledgeful members of

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Ride London 2016

The Prudential 2016 RideLondon festival of cycling – July 30-31.  Road closure information for this year’s Prudential RideLondon festival of cycling is now available online. Visit our Road Closures page to find out more. From 4 July, leaflets about the Prudential RideLondon road closures will be distributed around the route in London and Surrey. Information will include timings

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Gala Night 2015 Video

See a video of Gala Night in Dorking capturing the events on the night in December 2015


Dorking Tennis & Squash Club Discounts

Following recent discussions with Dorking Squash Club Chairman, Ed Copleston, we have established a 10% discount for Dorking Chamber of Commerce Members employees. The initiative is aimed at increasing local membership and awareness of the club. Dorking Lawn Tennis & Squash Club are also looking for local businesses to invest in advertising on their website/

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Chamber Breakfast at Wooton House

The Chamber will be holding a breakfast at Wooton House on Wednesday 29th April, 8.30-9.00am. Call 01483 735540 for booking and details, the cost will be £12.00+vat.


Gala Night 2014 – update

“A Traditional Christmas” Dorking Gala Night 4 Dec 6-8.30pm. The Chamber and Town Management have secured a pedestrianisation of the high pavement area of Dorking High Street on Thursday 4 Dec 6-9pm. Gala Night entertainment will extend into that area, with many favourite activities like real reindeer, bands, amazing animals and roving entertainers spread throughout

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Tour of the Universe

Dorking Halls, 4th October Neil Phillipson of Astronomia presents Tour of the Universe. An uplifting, light-hearted and inspiring whistle stop tour of all that Space has to offer. Join Neil and guests for an incredible journey through time and space – where everything is explained with a unique brand of humour, passion and wonder. Download

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Wow Gallery Drop in

WOW Gallery has a drop-in opening Thursday 29 May, from 5.30ish-8, where a glass of bucks fizz, nibbles and a cake are available. Why not drop in on the way home tomorrow and just see what we have on offer.


Gala Night Discussion

The Dorking Chamber of Commerce in association with Dorking Town Management are holding in a drop in at the Christian Centre on Wednesday 4th June between 4.30 and 7.00pm. We invite any interested parties to come along  to find out more and contribute ideas and feedback towards its continuation. For further information, download the pdf


Jade Recruitment – drop in with a purpose

Jade Recruitment are hosting a special Dorking Chamber drop-in with a purpose on the 18th March at their office in the High Street. Jade have planned some specialist local suppliers to be their on the night. Contact Jade Recruitment for more information Download the invite


Dorking Museum drop-in

Please come along to a ‘networking event with a difference’ on Monday 11th November from 6 pm till 7.30pm at Dorking Museum in West Street for chamber members and friends. The museum will take the opportunity to explain a little about its history & the work they do whilst you enjoy a drink & nibbles

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Dorking’s Golden Ticket Day

Dorking’s Golden Ticket Event on Saturday November 9th Stop Press: Mary Portas (Queen of the high street!) is visiting Dorking on Thursday October 31st to help Transition Dorking promote the Golden Ticket –Try Dorking First event. Some of you may have already heard about this but just in case here’s an explanation: Participating shops decide

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Dorking Business Show

Dorking Business Show All Stands sold out! With free entry and free seminars during the day, this is a not to be missed event. Come along and do some business networking. Dorking Halls, Dorking, Thursday 20th September For more information visit the website


The Olympic Torch comes to Dorking

THE OLYMPIC TORCH 20TH JULY 2012 On Day 63 of the Olympic Torch Relay, it will be coming through Dorking. It will be carried from Pixham Lane through the High Street towards Westcott by 7 lucky selected torch bearers from Dorking and the surrounding areas. The torch is expected to be arriving around 4pm on

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