Sponsors of The Dittons Fair 2018

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

Platinum sponsor

Gascoigne Pees

Marc Roberts and the Gascoigne-Pees team are delighted to be supporting The Dittons Fair for the 12th 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.

Marc Roberts – Senior Branch Manager, Esher  01372 468444   marc.roberts@gpees.co.uk

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 - IT Services & Support
01372 46 4321 | hello@tiptop.co.uk | www.tiptop.co.uk

Founded in 2005, TipTop 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.

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.

Guy Salmon Jaguar and Land Rover Thames Ditton are delighted to support the Dittons Fair for another year.

Available for all your new and approved vehicle enquiries.
To book a test drive please contact Tel: 020 8339 0200 / 020 8398 422


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

About Thames Ditton. The who’s who and what’s what in and around Thames Ditton. A community magazine free through every door in Thames Ditton and Long Ditton every month.

If you want your business to stand out from the crowd and you’d like to enhance your revenue through 2018, or you simply have something you’d like to shout about, then contact us on 020 8972 9826. 

Also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for daily news updates.  Go to www.aboutthamesditton.co.uk to see the latest edition online.

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.
www.ewellcastle.co.uk | C.hernandez@ewellcastle.co.uk


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. 


Brewers decorator centres stock an unrivalled range of the trade paints and supplies you use every day, along with all the designer colours and wallpapers your clients ask you for. Whatever you need, we offer intelligent advice from experienced people. Speak to us in your local store or arrange with your Brewers representative to meet you on site. If we don’t know immediately, our extensive trade connections will help us quickly find the answers you need.

Phone 020 8398 7681
Address: Kingston House Estate, Portsmouth Road KT6 5QG

Email surbiton@brewers.co.uk

SoEL Dance Academy

SOEL was founded by Elisa Roberts and Sophie Webb in September 2005 and has rapidly grown into a very popular dance academy with over 300 students. SOEL have performed in many prestigious venues including Disneyland Paris, Royal Albert Hall, Twickenham Rugby Stadium. Students who attend the Saturday Troupe classes perform in a minimum of two shows per year. Those that attend ballet, tap or modern classes work towards exams and to date we have 100% pass record in all genres.

Elisa -  07887 722 441
Sophie - 07976 265 548


Key Sport Academy

Professional football coaching for ALL abilities
Inspiring, fun and educational 60 minute sessions
Focus on confidence, team play and child development
Our passion and love for sports inspires us to deliver first-class education, both on and off the pitch. We are committed to developing talented young players into elite and high professional footballers by continuously nurturing their individual talents, abilities and needs.
We welcome players of all abilities, from 18 months to 16 years.

Tel: 020 3189 1636

Stepping Stones Nursery School

Exceptional Reputation for 25 years
Outstanding care and education
Small classes assigned by age
Qualified teachers in pre-school classes
Purpose built premises with all-weather outside play areas
Please call or email to arrange a visit
Tel: 020 8398 9959
Email: contactus@steppingstonesnursery.school

Hinchley Way, Hinchley Wood, KT10 0BD & Woodfield Road, Thames Ditton, KT7 0DR  www.steppingstonesnursery.school

Rowan Preparatory School

Rowan Preparatory School is delighted to be supporting The Dittons Fair. Over eighty years ago when Rowan opened its doors in Claygate, its founder, Miss Millar, was determined to create an environment conducive to learning.  She wanted it to be a school where girls enjoyed their studies, developed a strong sense of self and established lasting friendships.  Today Rowan is a school where girls from 2-11 years old achieve personal excellence, but above all it is a school where girls are happy.

Tel: 01372 462627


Thames Dental Care

Thames Dental Care is a friendly, family dental practice situated within easy reach of the Dittons and surrounding areas. We offer family dental care to all ages offering all types of general dental services, from routine examinations and hygiene to fillings crowns and more complex dental treatments. We love looking after teeth, whether it is your little one’s first ever visit to the dentist or you need routine dental care, we are happy to assist.

Please visit our website on www.thamesdentalcare.com


Costco Wholesale is an exclusive membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing our members quality goods and services at the lowest possible prices.

We provide a wide selection of merchandise, plus the convenience of speciality departments and exclusive member services, all designed to make your shopping experience a pleasurable one.


We are a privately owned, family run veterinary practice, which serves the local community and where owners and their pets come first. We work hard to provide excellent care for your pets, along with great customer care for you. We’re proud of the ‘Family’ feel that clients often comment on, and we promise that won’t ever change.
Please do contact us to find out more on:
Phone: 0208 390 5270
Email: surbiton@vet4life.co.uk
Address: 40-44 Brighton Road, Surbiton

Website: www.vet4life.co.uk

Sandown Sports Club

From skiing and ringo birthday parties to squash sessions and our brand new gym, Sandown Sports Club has a vast range of fun activities for all ages! Our outdoor ski centre helps many beginners, intermediates and advanced skiers improve their technique and confidence before any ski holiday. Birthday parties for children from ages 6 - 14 years old which run throughout the year are always a hit! Techno Gym equipment has taken over the gym since 2018 along with our very own personal trainers who can whip you into shape in no time! Pre-booking for all activities is essential, please visit our website and come pay us a visit.

01372 467 132

Skywalk Adventure

Skywalk Adventure is Esher's very own treetop adventure that overlooks Sandown Park Racecourse along with London’s spectacular views in the background. Climb and Zip through the trees, make your way through barrel crawls, rickety bridges and loads more for a brilliant day out at Skywalk Adventure. Keep an eye out for our special events we put on throughout the year! Minimum age 8 years old and minimum height of 1.3M required along with pre-booking.


Tel: 01372 701 107
Bronze Sponsors
Ditton Reach Veterinary Surgery
020 8224 5454
Claremont Fan Court School
Tel: 01372 467841

Esher Tyre & Exhaust Ltd 

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

Premier Wine

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

Bathroom Eleven

Ben Setterfield
020 8335 6821



2 Surbiton Parade, Surbiton, Surrey, KT6 4RB

020 8339 8900

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

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