Sponsors of The Dittons Fair 2017

The Dittons Fair Committee would like to thank the following companies for their generous sponsorship of The Dittons Fair. 

Platinum sponsor

Gascoigne Pees

Chris Burton and the Gascoigne-Pees team are delighted to be supporting The Dittons Fair for the 11th year running. Not only are they keen to support the Scouts, but as local residents you will find them manning a stand every year and getting involved with the fun of the fair.

Established in 1934, Gascoigne-Pees has an unparalleled network of offices and is now the local area’s leading estate agent. With an enviable reputation built on referrals and repeat business, if you are looking to buy, sell, rent or refinance a property we strongly recommend that you contact them for a confidential chat.

Chris Burton – Senior Branch Manager, Esher 01372 468444 chris.burton@gpees.co.uk

Mercedes-Benz Brooklands

Mercedes-Benz Brooklands is delighted to be supporting The Dittons Fair this year.

As the flagship Mercedes-Benz dealership in the UK, Mercedes-Benz Brooklands is unique as we not only offer the full range of Mercedes-Benz and smart cars but we are the only Maybach and SLR service centre in the UK. Whenever you visit our dealership you can be sure that every member of the Sales Team will be welcoming and have substantial knowledge of Mercedes-Benz. They will ensure you experience the highest levels of service and will guide you through the purchasing process with professionalism and honesty.

With over 2,000 New and Approved Used vehicles in stock you’re always guaranteed to find a car that satisfies your need for an exceptional driving experience. Whether you require a comfortable family car or one of our breath-taking AMG models, you can drive away with confidence knowing that they have all been rigorously tested and built to the highest standard.

Why not visit our showroom, www.mercedes-benzbrooklands.co.uk or call a member of our sales team on 01932 373 000 to book an appointment.


Undercover Event Tents
020 8398 7219 / 07867 590 450 | terry@undercovereventtents.co.uk www.undercovereventtents.co.uk

For the eighth year, Undercover Event Tents are delighted to be able to offer sponsorship to The Dittons Fair by supplying and erecting all of the marquees run by The Dittons Scout Group.  As always, we hope the shelter we offer is to give shade from the sun rather than from inclement weather! 

Undercover is a Thames Ditton based company under the personal supervision of father and son team, Terry and Dan Griffin.  Both have a long association with The Dittons as active members and latterly as supporters of the group.  We offer a range of marquee solutions to suit a wide range of events tailored to suit you.  Whether you require a plain event tent or a luxuriously lined and illuminated marquee, we can fulfil your needs and even create layouts to maximise the shape of your garden.  We don't stop there; we can finish off the effect with various floorings, from carpet to a solid dance floor and even supply the tables, chairs and finishing touches to leave you ready to go.

With our experience and flexible range of marquees we are able to offer a comprehensive package to suit most entertainment requirements.  One phone call or email and Terry will arrange a no obligation site visit and help start you on your way to that special event of your dreams. 

Gold Sponsors

Cooper Thames Ditton – sponsors of the BBQ.
08454 859151, 42 Portsmouth Road, Long Ditton, KT6 5PZ 

Cooper Thames Ditton is your local Authorised BMW Dealer, proud to be associated with The Dittons Fair.  We offer the highest levels of service and expertise, whether you are looking to buy a new BMW or, an Approved Used BMW or to visit our specialist Service, Bodyshop or Parts departments.

020 8390 8855

Fastsigns is delighted to be sponsoring The Dittons Fair this year. We are a local business based on Ewell Road, close to Surbiton town centre and we work with many businesses, schools and practices to ensure their signs reflect the correct image and create a positive first impression. 
At FASTSIGNS® we are committed to providing effective sign and graphic solutions. Whether you need a simple banner, promotional signs or updated graphics for your exhibition or special event, or a complete signage makeover, FASTSIGNS® can do it all!

  • Main site/fascia signs
  • Internal and external directional signs
  • Lockable notice boards
  • Banners
  • Ready to apply lettering,  allowing logos or names to be applied to doors, windows etc
  • Vehicle graphics
  • Posters and stickers
  • Stationery          
  • Pavement signs
Contact us for more information or visit us on Facebook.


Tel: 0208 398 1988, 6 Criterion Buildings, Portsmouth Rd, Thames Ditton, Surrey KT7 0SS or
Tel: 01932 820024, 32 Church Street, Weybridge, KT13 8DX.

Established in 1989 by Ernst Bachmann, one of the UK’s finest patissiers, Bachmanns has been spoiling Thames Ditton with the finest Continental patisserie for the past 20 years, winning 17 national awards for patisserie, chocolate and product innovation, including Best Patisserie 2007/8. 

Our extensive range of hand-crafted desserts, gateaux, chocolates, pastries, breads and croissants are made on the premises by our talented team of pastry chefs. From bespoke wedding and celebration cakes to individual pastries and desserts, seasonal specialities and delicious gifts, Bachmanns award-winning patisserie brings you a taste of luxury all year round. 

Call in or phone to order.  Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday: 9am to 5:30pm (9am till 5pm at Weybridge) Saturday: 9am to 5pm

TipTop Computers - Home & Business IT Support
01372 46 4321 | help@tiptop.co.uk | www.tiptop.co.uk

Founded in 2005, TipTop Computers is based in Leatherhead and supports both homes and businesses in Surrey and SW London.

Providing IT support is not just about technology provision, it’s also about people. Our team will get to know you and understand your specific requirements, and will be on hand to offer help and guidance whenever you need it.

With a constant investment and improvement program in our own team, infrastructure and procedures, we provide our clients with a fast, effective and professional service.

We enjoy supporting local schools, charities and local events in a number of ways, from providing donations, sponsorship and websites for free. We are glad to be of service to the Ditton Fair by providing this website.

The Shanly Foundation
Tel: 01494 671331, Head Office, Sorbon, Aylesbury End, Beaconsfield, HP9 1LW

The Shanly Foundation supports mainly local projects and provides funding, advice and expertise. Their charitable work was formalised in 1997 through the creation of the Michael Shanly Charitable Trust, which in 2012 became the Shanly Foundation.

The Shanly Foundation primarily support good causes within the Home Counties but also donate to major international projects, such as the 2010 Haiti earthquake and the 2013 Philippines typhoon relief projects. Shanly Group has a long history of supporting charitable and community causes and events and in the last five years have donated more than £5 million to those in need of a helping hand, from youth clubs, schools and woodland projects to centres for adults with physical and learning disabilities.

Thames Ditton Cricket Club
Tel: 07714 775361, Chris Rigby, cmrigby@aol.com

Cricket has been played on the Green in Thames Ditton for well over 200 years, with Thames Ditton Cricket Club itself formed in 1833.  Throughout this time the club has been at the heart of village life.
Today, while the game of cricket continues to change to meet modern tastes, the club remains strong and continues to provide something for all Ditton locals.
For the seniors, the club turns out three teams in Surrey leagues on Saturdays, as well as friendly cricket on Sundays.
And for youngsters (or parents who want some peace) there’s a thriving colts’ section which offers expert coaching, regular practice and games to 150 younger members in age groups from under 8s to under 15s.  
So why not get involved? If you can’t manage a game, you might like to spectate from the clubhouse bar, which gives great views of the Green.  To find out more visit our website: www.thamesdittoncricketclub.co.uk.

Silver Sponsors

Body Fusion
Tel:  07912 391 618 or 07795 528 976, info@body-fusion.co.uk

Body Fusion was set up in 2009 to offer bespoke, personal training that helped clients achieve a balanced and healthy lifestyle. Body Fusion sets targets that are both ACHIEVABLE and SUSTAINABLE for each individual – the key to maintaining motivation.

Guy Salmon - sponsors of the Garden Plants stall.
Delighted to support the Dittons Fair for another year.

Tel: 020 8339 0200 / 020 8398 4222

Colets Health Club

Colets Health & Fitness are proud to be sponsoring The Ditton’s Fair once again. Situated in the heart of Thames Ditton we have a great range of facilities for all the family! Come and see us at our stall on the day to arrange your free trial!

About Thames Ditton
www.aboutthamesditton.co.uk to see latest edition on line
020 8972 9826

The who’s who and what’s what in and around Thames Ditton.  A monthly lifestyle community magazine free through every door in Thames Ditton and Long Ditton.  If you want your business to stand out from the crowd and you’d like to enhance your revenue through 2017 or you simply have something you’d like to shout about then contact us on 020 8972 9826.  Also ‘like’ us on facebook for daily Thames Ditton news updates.
www.aboutthamesditton.co.uk to see the latest edition on-line.

Holiday Inn Kingston South
020 8786 6565

Holiday Inn Kingston South situated on the Portsmouth Road overlooking the River Thames is your first choice for visiting friends and family. Whether it is comfortable accommodation, tasty food or a fabulous venue to hire, just give us a call and you will receive some great discounted prices!

Stagecoach Hinchley Wood
Principal: Melanie Edwards   01372 238238

At Stagecoach we teach children from 4-18 years how to sing, dance and act, not only to perform on stage and beyond, but more importantly to build confidence and perform better in life.

Knight James
www.knightjames.com | info@knightjames.com
6 Station Road, Thames Ditton KT7 0NR
020 8398 6677

A friendly & professional Wealth Management Service in the heart of Thames Ditton. Services include: Mortgages, Equity Release,  Investments, Tax planning & Commercial Insurance.

Community Motors – no ordinary garage

Imagine a garage with excellent service, integrity, quality – and a social purpose. We provide MOTs, servicing, tyres, diagnostics, etc. on all makes and models of car, alongside offering training opportunities to young people who need them.

Good for your car – good for the community

Ewell Castle School

Ewell Castle School in Ewell Village has an approach to education which values a holistic approach and focuses on the whole child.  All pupils aged 3 to 18 currently enjoy a strong academic, pastoral and extra-curricular and trip programme.   The family friendly and welcoming independent co-educational school provides its pupils with a fantastic facilities, a Mindfulness programme and opportunities of responsibility and challenge, which helps produce confident well-rounded young people, prepared for the challenges of the 21st century.


BrighterKind / Emberbrook Care Home

Emberbrook Care Home has as much personality as all our wonderful residents. Located on the Surrey - London border, Emberbrook is set on a private estate in the pretty village of Thames Ditton, Surrey. With 68 bedrooms, set over four wings with their own lounges and dining rooms, we offer residential, nursing & dementia care. We also have a therapy room, hairdressers, cinema & café as well as a well-maintained garden, patio areas and a new a sensory garden for all our residents, relatives & family to enjoy.

TMG Design & Build
020 8972 9035

Thames Ditton based building company, TMG Design and Build, offers customers the whole package for new builds and extensions, from initial consultation, expert advice during the design process to the quality completion of all works. TMG, The Mitchell Group, prides itself on honest and efficient work completed to high standards of excellence.



HJC, an independent estate agency in the Surbiton and Thames Ditton areas, was established in 1999 with the aim to provide an unrivalled commitment to customer care. We pride ourselves on achieving a higher level of service by putting the client at the centre of everything we do.
Jay Chitnis


Molesey Boat Club

Molesey Boat Club is delighted to be sponsoring the Dittons Fair.

Molesey Boat Club is one of the oldest and most successful boat clubs along the river Thames. We have a thriving membership of all ages from complete beginners to Olympic Champions. Learn to Row courses are run regularly with the popular Junior courses (age 13+) held throughout the Summer Holidays. Visit our websitewww.moleseyboatclub.co.uk for details. 

Bronze Sponsors
Ditton Reach Veterinary Surgery
020 8224 5454

020 8398 7681

Claremont Fan Court School
Tel: 01372 467841

P L G Construction Ltd

Luke Garrard Tel: 0208 398 1589, Mobile: 07779 666772, Email: plgconstruction@hotmail.com

Esher Tyre & Exhaust Ltd 

Hampton Court Way, Thames Ditton, Surrey, KT7 0LU
Tel: 0208 398 1727, Email: fraser.frost@eshertyres.co.uk

Dominic Toms Golf at Sandown

Dominic Toms
07795 664509


Premier Wine

96 Thorkhill Road, Thames Ditton, Surrey kT7 0UW
Tel: 0208 616 9572

SoEL Dance Academy

Elisa -  07887 722 441
Sophie - 07976 265 548


Bathroom Eleven

Ben Setterfield
020 8335 6821


If you are interested in supporting or sponsoring The Dittons Fair please email: dittonsfair@yahoo.co.uk

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