Events Tagged ‘Caterham Dene Hospital’

On Sunday 28th June 2011 the League of Friends of Caterham Dene Hospital held there last Summer Fete, in the field adjacent to the hospital in Church Road, Caterham.

After many, many years, the League of Friends have decided they can no longer continue without younger helpers. As the small fundraising committee find it too much. So will now have to think of other ways in which to raise funds for the hospital.

The sun shone and families came to enjoy the sunshine, entertainment and the many stalls. FRB – Firestone Rock Band a group of disabled musicians from Redhill provided the music. A line-dancing club from Old Coulsdon preformed in the arena. The dog show had many entrants with owners and pets trying to find a little shade on this glorious afternoon.

Local author Gwyneth Fookes attracted many visitors to the Bourne Society stall, signing her new book The ‘Big Houses’ of Victorian Caterham. Other stalls attending were Cats Protection, Caterham Harestone Rotary, Caterham, Godstone and Oxted Lions Club as well as many stalls run by the League of Friends.

The Annual Caterham Round Table Firework Display was on 6th November 2010. The evening started with a torchlight procession that had gathered on Westway Common, Caterham, with the music being provided by RumpleDrumskin. [Read more…]

On 27th June The League of Friends of Caterham Dene Hospital had competition for the Annual Summer Fete as England were playing Germany in the World Cup! The friends had thought of this and had arranged for a large screen to show the match for those football fans who didn’t want to miss it. [Read more…]

On Saturday 12th June 2010 the Annual Caterham Carnival took place on Westway Common, Caterham on the Hill. The floats make two processions one in Caterham Valley and one on Caterham Hill. The first one, starts at Croudace Office car park in Tupwood Lane before travelling along Godstone Road and Croydon Road to Wapses Lodge Roundabout. [Read more…]