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The hall is being decorated every Tuesday over the summer and it will culminate with the hall floor being replaced in August. The hall remains available for use throughout the rest of the week. The outside huts are also being re-painted.

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Following the damage caused by the autumn storm, the renovation of the  Ranger Hut begins on Monday 10th February 2014. It is anticipated that the work will take 3 weeks, when it will become available for use again.

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With the bulk of the tree off the roof, we can now see that the ridge has been broken and there is a small hole in the roof covering. We have arranged for this to be covered as soon as possible, meanwhile removal of the tree continues. Latest pictures are in the gallery.

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The larger of the two poplar  trees in the garden to the rear of the HQ was blown down by the wind at 0613 this morning – it fell directly onto the Ranger Hut and the impact has split several of the rafters in the roof. We are leaving it to the householder to arrange removal […]

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I am sorry to report the passing of Colin Price, a stalwart of Dell Lane Scout & Guide HQ, of the Joint Unit that used to meet here, and of Epsom & Ewell Scouting and Guiding for many years. He will be sadly missed by many. There will be a private Committal Service for Colin […]

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At long last the warmer weather seems to be coming back to Stoneleigh, which brings good news to Dell Lane Scout & Guide HQ. Firstly, our Treasurer is happy as our energy bills plummet for the summer. Secondly, our outside areas become more inviting with the lighter evenings and the benefits of the work we […]

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Apologies for the recent website downtime – the problem arose just as I had started to work on a complex project and I really hadn’t got the chance to fix this as quickly as I would have liked.

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A few weeks ago I discovered two environmental monitors on the roof of our building. These are some form of rain gauge, and seem to been placed there without our knowledge or permission. Three emails to the manufacturers Enviromontel, whose name is prominently marked on the side, have met with no response – strange, because I am sure […]

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Just to confirm, as in previous winters the Hall remains open and fully operational at all times. The roads either end of Dell Lane are being properly and frequently gritted by the Council, and Dell Lane itself is passable with reasonable care – as I write this it is mainly slush or clear. The nursery […]

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Scott Academy Martial Arts are pleased to announce that on the 2nd of September senior instructor Malcolm Taylor, 38, passed his level 2 instructors certification in the “Training for Warriors” system becoming one of only a handful of instructors in Europe to hold the rank, and the first Official Affiliate of the TFW system in […]

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