Neighbourhood Development Plan

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Capel Horticultural Society Spring Show

Join Capel Horticultural Society for the Spring Show on Sunday 10th April 2016 in Capel Village Hall from 2pm.

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Capel the Chapel by the Spring

A Surrey Parish in the Weald to the Year 2000 is a fascinating book about the history of Capel.

Capel Parish Council News

Parish Council Notes for April

April 1, 2016

The new Capel Parish Office and Community Hall are now open and ready for use.  If you would like to book the Hall, please call Hall Bookings on 01306 71…

Capel Parish Council Notes For February

February 2, 2016

By the time this issue of the magazine is published the Neighbourhood  Plan Sites Meeting will have been held at Beare Green Community Hall on 26 January to enable residents…

CPC Notes for December

December 1, 2015

At the meeting of the Parish Council on Monday 16th November there was an update on the progress of the Neighbourhood Development Plan following 3 local public meetings which were…

Parish Notes For November

November 7, 2015

At the meeting of Capel Parish Council on 19th October Inspector Hamlin attended with the latest crib figures. There have been 15 minor offences since the last meeting. 7 in…

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Event News

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Sport News

Capel Sports Pavillion

April 1, 2016

The recent race night done in conjunction with the Youth Club was a great success with £3,700 raised. Thanks to all who attended and our sponsors. Upcoming events: Tuesday  12th…

Capel Sports Pavilion

January 17, 2016

Lots has been going on quietly behind the scenes as the pavilion project moves forward. Our in house fundraising has now gone past £20,000 and is fast approaching £@5,000. We…

New Year's Eve Disco

November 7, 2015

Capel Cricket Club & Capel Football Club are holding a join New Year’s Eve Party in the Village Hall with funds going towards the New Sports Pavillion Fund. Bring your…

Capel Stoolball Club

March 2, 2015

The Stoolballers and friends will be serving a Spring lunch in the Capel Memorial hall. Roast Lamb and a veggie option, plus an array of puddings. Thursday March 5th starts…

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Gatwick News

Night Flights At Gatwick

January 17, 2016

If you are unhappy about night flights in/out of Gatwick you might like to sign the petition on the government website. Once 10,000 “signatures” have been obtained the government are…

Gatwick Consultation - Gatwick Airport Second Runway

January 19, 2015

The Parish Council hopes that everyone will find the time to respond to the Consultation Document -‘Gatwick Airport Second Runway’, and that they will also encourage friends and neighbours to…

Gatwick Co-ordination Group

September 30, 2014

GATWICK CO-ORDINATION GROUP To:       Parish Council’s in Surrey, Sussex and Kent. You will be aware from the Press Statement on the 11th June, 2014 that Surrey/Sussex and Kent have formed…

Gatwick Noise & Gatwick Flight paths

September 30, 2014

The Parish Council submitted a formal representation in response to the ‘London Air Space Change – Gatwick Local Area Consultation’ for the Gatwick Airport Flight Paths.   Since making the…

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About Capel

Capel is a village in southern Surrey, southeastern England, situated about 6 miles south of Dorking alongside the A24 road, and approximately 3 miles (5.5 km) from the West Sussex border. Neighbouring villages are Ockley, Coldharbour and Newdigate. The pub is called The Crown; there are also several shops, a church, St John the Baptist, a Friends Meeting House (see history below), an infant school, a garage, a cricket club and a tennis club. The village is served by Ockley railway station on the Mole Valley Line between Dorking and Horsham. A bus service runs to Dorking and Horsham.

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