We hope all our activities always have the Dorking Community at the heart of them

Our activities...

Christmas Lights Appeal

Each year we fundraise and organise the Christmas lights on behalf of Dorking Town. Our fundraising activites include evening events, collection boxes in shops, and light donations. We are also fortunates in getting a grant to help us.

Hanging Flower Baskets

In the summer we again fundraise and organise the Hanging Baskets for the Dorking and use the same activies to fundraise the amount needed.

Dorkers' Spooktacular Halloween Hunt

Over the Half-term School holidays the Friends of Dorking have created the Dorkers' Spooktacular Halloween Hunt. This is a FREE event for everyone over 110 shops will be taking part. As it is over the whole of the half-term Holidays families have plenty of time to take part.

The year's Hunt starts on 20 October. Entry is FREE and everyone gets a small treat at the end when they hand in their entry form. Forms are  available to downlod from this site as well as participating shops from Friday 19 October please see current list below. The forms give instruction on how to take part.

Once the Halloween Hunt form has been completed it can be handed back in the following shops:
SC Fuller – South Street
Harmans – West Street
Flowers by Elaine – High Street
Oriund Coffee Shop – High Street

There are 3 prizes of £25.00 vouchers plus 3 runner up prizes. The more you do as a family the more chances there are to win! Correct entries get put into a hat and the winners are drawn out. ENJOY!

Forms will be available at participating shops (please see list below)

A downloadable form is available below.

Promotional Poster Graphic
Dorkers' Spooktacular Halloween
Hunt Form
Download Form
Promotional Poster Graphic
Dorkers' Spooktacular Halloween
Hunt Instructions
Download MaP

Roll call of thanks to all participating shops

Thank you to all the participating shops for taking part

A special thanks to our host shops.
Oriund Coffee Shop – High Street
SC Fuller – South Street
Harmans – West Street

Shops and premises listed below will be taking part:-

art-K
Bakehouse
Beauty by Dawn
Blacks II 
Boots Opticians 
Bourneside Gallery 
Bullimores LLP 
Burgundy and Black 
Cake Rider Café
Calliope Gifts
Cambridge Weight Plan 
Caveman Barbeque
Chantecleer 
Chifan 
Christian Centre 
Christique Antique Centre 
Clarkes of Sussex 
Cobbett’s Real Ales 
Cook 
Courtyard Café
Cubitt & West
Cummins 
Dapper Formalwear 
Darren James Bye
Dorking Butchery  
Dorking Chiropractic Centre
Dorking Deli 
Dorking Desk Shop  
Dorking Domestic Appliances 
Dorking Floors 
Dorking Library 
Dorking Light & Shade 
Dorking Models 
Dorking Service Centre 
Dorking Solarium 
Dorking Stoves 
Dorking Travel
Emslie Optometrists

 Essensuals
Toni & Guy 
Fat Face 
Flowers by Elaine 
Gilliangladrag Fluff-a-torium 
Halfords Halifax 
Hamptons 
Harmans Oak Furniture 
Head for the Hills 
Headmasters 
Holland & Barrett 
Innovate Inspirations 
Jackson-Stops 
Jade Recruitment 
Jenhams Clinic 
Knights Drycleaners 
Kuoni 
La Boutique Jaune
Laschere Properties
Lavender Beauty Salon
Leaders 
Lime Designs 
Michael Frith Chemist 
Michele’s Dress Agency
Mostly Bathrooms
Mullins Coffee Shop 
Musette Cycle Café 
Mystery Mountain
New Fountain Garden  
Oddbins 
Olivia's Closet Boutique
One Wood Floors
Oriund Coffee Bar 
Paint Your Own Ceramics
Patrick Gardner 
Peppe’s Café 
Pilgrim Antiques
Red Bar and Lounge 

Riccio’s Barbers 
Robinsons  
Rowe's Stationers 
S C Fuller 
S J Clear & Co Ltd  
Scotts of Dorking 
Sebastian’s Hairdressers 
Seymours 
Shabby Chic Country Living
Shoerite 
Skipton Building Society 
Specialist Recruit International
Specsavers 
Steamer Trading 
Superdish Fist and Chips
The Bed Room 
The Boot Hole
The Bull's Head
The Children’s Trust Shop 
The Edit 
The Fig Tree 
The Lemon Tree 
The Old House
The Salt Pig
The Star
The Vineyard
Timeless Beauty
Two Many Cooks 
Victoria’s Little Bra Shop 
Villas Away 
Virgin Money 
Waterstones
Westcott & Williams
Westdaw 
White & Sons