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November 9, 2019

London & South East England: Yellow warning of Rain

Heavy rain causing some transport disruption.

Saturday 9th between 11·00 and 23·59

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Village Hall film show

Sunday November 10th

Two Men Went to War (Charity Special)

Cinema details

September 25, 2019

Chiddingfold Bonfire Saturday3rd November

Road Closures, Diversions, Park & Ride and Events on the day.

It is NOT possible to let cars through into the closed area after the road blocks are in place and cars should not park in these areas. The only exceptions are for disabled access proving you have requested a place beforehand.

August 1, 2019


Criminals Targeting People With Universal Credit Scam

Action Fraud has received 63 reports about a scam in which fraudsters target people with offers of “low cost” loans or “free” government grants. What the victims aren’t told is that the money they’ll receive is actually an advance payment for Universal Credit. The criminals use the personal information they’ve obtain under false pretences to make an application in the victim’s name. After the fraudsters have taken their “fee” from the advance payment, the victim is then left to pay back the total amount once their repayments begin.

How you can protect yourself:


February 26, 2019

Fire at the Chiddingfold Surgery


The Friends of Chiddingfold Surgery would like to extend their heartfelt thanks on behalf of all the Doctors and Staff for all the generous donations received for the Fire Appeal following the terrible fire in January at the surgery.

We have been able to fund the immediate purchase of a spirometer, 2 ambulatory blood pressure monitors and a defibrillator which are already in use at the new temporary home for the surgery at Milford Hospital. Further purchases will be made shortly as the doctors prioritise which of the equipment previously provided by FCS should be replaced immediately before the insurance claim is settled.
We all know that there is an element of uncertainty regarding the settlement of insurance claims and we fully expect that the Surgery will not receive payment in full for the entire extent of its claim when it is finally made. FCS is using the funds from the Fire Appeal to plug this gap now.
Should any funds remain after the insurance monies are received there will always be more equipment to be funded which will keep our surgery at the forefront of providing the first class service we have all become used to.

Simon Inchbald

Registered Charity No. 1080617
Press relase from The Friends of Chiddingfpld Surgery Recived February 22, 2019 put on website February 26, 2019

January 28, 2019

Chiddingfold Surgery re-locates to Milford Hospital site
The Chiddingfold Car-Go scheme can provide transport assistance to get to an essential appointment at one of the alternative Surgery locations.
Bookings can be made 10am 12pm, Monday to Friday via telephone ( 07899 340073 ).


Patients of the Chiddingfold Surgery are able to request repeat prescriptions via Boots Pharmacy in the Village.
Drop off your request form (or a note including name, address and the medications required) before 1pm at least 4 days in advance of when the prescription is required, to the pharmacy.
The surgery will be operating daily collections from the pharmacy and will be able to send the prescription electronically through to the pharmacy for collection (for all non-controlled medications).

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Message form the Doctors copied from Surgery website

Surgery update:
Thank you for everyones continuing support since the fire on January 7th.
In the middle of next week , we will be relocating to Cedar Ward , Milford Hospital. There will be full Dr and nurse surgeries on Cedar Ward going forward. We will also continue to have expanded opening hours at Dunsfold Surgery and we will update on these over the next few weeks.
We will be reinstating our dispensary service at Dunsfold and we will have a Dispensary at Milford Hospital so will be able to start dispensing to patients again over the next few weeks. The telephone number is as before 01428 683174.
Remember if transport is difficult , CarGo are able to help.
We have already started planning for the rebuild and have appointed our project managers. You will see further demolition of the Chiddingfold site in a couple of weeks  IF YOU REQUIRE A DOCTOR IN AN EMERGENCY PLEASE TELEPHONE NHS111

May 22, 2019
Several of the films coming up may be in high demand, so please remember if you want to guarantee your seats for the screening, and be sure to arrive promptly to ensure you get first pick of the available seats. YOU CAN SAVE MONEY WITH OUR SEASON TICKETS.

 Poster for Two Men Went to War   

Chiddingfold Village Hall Cinema

Sunday November 10th
Two Men Went to War (Charity Special)

Doors 7·30 pm,   Film 8·00pm
Running time: approx.- - minutes 109 (+ 15 minute interval)

BBFC Certification: PG

Charity Remembrance Day Special: This comedy drama tells the true story of two Aldershot based members of the Royal Army Dental Corps, Sergeant Peter King (Kenneth Cranham) and Private Leslie Cuthbertson (Leo Bill) who, in 1942, stole a bag of hand grenades, two revolvers and a set of the best dental equipment that money could buy and went off to invade occupied France on their own.
The only person they told was Churchill who, when he found out, was delighted and reportedly said:
“A few more lunatics like those dentists and I could finish this war by Christmas!”

Adult Ticket Price £10

Two Men Went to War   Film Details

Previous Films

The film will be followed by a Q&A session with the film’s screenwriter and Associate Producer, Richard Everett, a playwright and local Grayswood resident
All proceeds raised from the film will be shared by two charities:-
Chiddingfold Village Hall (which was originally built as a memorial to those from the village who died in World War 1 and is celebrating its centenary this year) and
The L’Arche Community, Bognor Regis. L'Arche create independent living for adults with special needs and learning disabilities and with whom Richard does regular drama workshops.

Later This Month:

Yesterday Friday, November 15th 8:00 pm Cert 12A

Academy Award-winning director Danny Boyle joins celebrated screenwriter Richard Curtis for a new comedy starring Lily James, Himesh Patel and Kate McKinnon.
Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that The Beatles have never existed. Performing songs by the greatest band in history to a world that has never heard them, Jack becomes on overnight sensation with a little help from his agent.


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Save £5 with a Season Ticket. Season Tickets can be used to obtain a discount – we simply stamp three slots rather than the usual one, so a pair of ticket costs just £25. If you don't already have one (and why not?!) then buy one now and take advantage of the £5 saving immediately. We expect demand to be high, so book now to avoid disappointment! For further details, especially any advance ticket enquiries or if you are interested in joining us as a volunteer, please contact Matthew Lacey on 01428 683120, or email That's all for now, hope to see you at a screening soon!

Tickets for each film, (except 'Pay What You Like') cost £6 (£3 for children under 15) on the door, or in advance from Treacles Tea Room.
Season Tickets are also available from both locations




Tickets for each film cost £6 (£3 for children under 15) on the door,
Season Tickets are also available.

Village Hall Bar
Licensed Bar & refreshments before showing and in interval

A Channel 5 production company came to Chiddingfold Village Hall Cinema on Thursday night, 5 February
to film the Sing-along production of 'Mamma Mia'
The Village Hall Cinema attracted a good crowd from all around Chiddingfold for this performance.
It was a lively evening with lots of singing and even dancing - More

Village Hall   
Coxcombe Lane,
Chiddingfold,   Surrey GU8 4QA
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November 24, 2011

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Surrey Air AmblanceLogo (Helicopter)The Air Ambulance service in Kent, Surrey and Sussex costs around £ 3 million annually to stay airborne. Receiving no funding from the Government or the National Lottery the charity is entirely dependent upon the generosity of the public to support the two helicopters, based at Marden and Dunsfold.

October 18, 2011

New doctors join Air Ambulance

Two new specialist doctors have joined life-saving charity the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Dr Magnus Nelson was born in Canterbury, grew up in Wingham and went to Sir Roger Manwoods School in Sandwich. He joins the charity on a six-month secondment from the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton Dr

Mark Salmon joins the trust on a 12-month secondment after also working at St George's where he qualified in 2003.

More on The Air Ambulance

Surrey Air Ambulance is a charity which relies almost entirely on public donations and receives no National Lottery funding.

The helicopter carries a specialist doctor and Critical Care Paramedic who can carry out advanced medical procedures at the scene, giving patients the best chance and quality of survival.


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International News
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Help needed at Lunch Club!
Could you help us once a month on a Friday?

We are seeking volunteers to help lay tables, serve and clear away for our over 60's Lunch Club
from 10.30am to about 2pm with lunch included.
It is rewarding and friendly and we are happy to work around the school term times.
You are more than welcome to come and see how we do it all with no obligation.
Just contact Georgia on 68 3120 or email for more details.

Click here

…and finally
If you do run into debt problems, don't ignore them and hope they will go away - they won't.
Get advice as early as possible. See the Citizens Advice website, on how
confidential, independent money advice.

I've written many pieces in our Parish magazine about our bells;
at St Mary's Chiddingfold John.

By now I hope you appreciate that we have a very special legacy in these bells, and I do hope that the village is a much better place for having them. (It would be a very sad thing to NOT have them surely!)

However, I, and the other bell ringers, are mindful that our ringing is intrusive, (loud).
Despite our best efforts, there are occasions when the music is not at it's best, particularly when practice and learners are involved! Whilst we have some sound-control, the sound of the bells does reach parts that other music does not!

So I am asking the village, and anyone else affected, to let me know your views - More



New Parish council web site     -   Click Here

The idea is a local news magazine     not in competition with the Parish Magazine


Parish Magazine

The Parish Magazine.
60p per copy,   £7 annual subscription
Copy date 16th every month
except December,when it is 11th.
Parish Magazine

Parish council web site     -   Click Here

Neighborhood Policing     Local Contact

The Mobile Police Counter will be in Chiddingfold which allows you to access the majority of services available at a police station front counter.
Location The Banking House, The Green,Chiddingfold, Surrey GU8 4TU
A local neighbourhood officer will also be available. More

Don't Panic Chiddingfold does not have

heath / bush fires - Earthquakes - Tsunamis -
Only some parts of the village gets floods
In 1987 the electric was off for 10 days we managed
- More

Met Office Weather warnings

December 3, 2010

For life-threatening emergencies please dial 999.
For immediate help with general local issues please contact the Parish Office:
T: 01428 683906
For general emergency information, please visit the Waverley Borough Council website -

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Chiddingfold Music Club
that web page is just a menu now

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mainly electric rock and blues
for music events

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