Events with links to booking information

Meet Helen Maguire - Afternoon Tea

  • 09 Mar 2024
  • 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm
  • 139 Reigate Road
    Epsom
    KT17 3DW

Meet Helen Maguire

Mayfield Lavender Tea - Saturday 9th March 2.30-5pm 

at

Mayfield Lavender Glasshouse Café, 139 Reigate Road, near Epsom, KT17 3DW

https://www.mayfieldlavender.com/mayfield-lavender-nursery/

Do join us for a very informal afternoon at Mayfield Lavender café – and PLEASE bring a friend or contact who would not normally get involved in anything political. 

This is your chance to chat with and ask your Parliamentary Candidate for MP HELEN MAGUIRE about the things that concern you! 

Buy your drinks and cake or savoury at the counter and join in the interesting chat in our private area.

Solve those birthday presents in the tempting lavender shop!

Booking is FREE (tea is not) but places are limited, so please register your interest here:


Spanish Night Social at El Rincon, Epsom & Ewell LibDems

  • 21 Mar 2024
  • 7.00 pm - 10.30 pm
  • 16 Tattenham Crescent
    Epsom
    KT18 5QB

A SPANISH NIGHT – but it’s not Don Quixote and there’s won’t be a windmill in sight!

El Rincon, Tattenham Corner Thursday 21st March 2024
TIME: 7.00pm for 7.30pm

GUEST SPEAKER - EDWARD LUCAS. He is a senior vice-president at the Centre for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and writes a weekly column in the LondonTimes.

On Thursday 21st March we’re taking over the entire El Rincon restaurant at Tattenham Corner for a casual supper evening intended to combine relaxed socialising with a bit of low-key fundraising. We have a distinguished author and broadcaster as guest speaker and the restaurant is offering us a fantastic menu.

The European theme will be reinforced by our guest speaker, Edward Lucas. He is a senior vice-president at the Centre for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and writes a weekly column in the LondonTimes.

Formerly a senior editor at The EconomistEdward Lucas brings a wealth of experience and a sharp and insightful take on the key issues affecting international security today.  His expertise also includes energy, cyber-security, espionage, information warfare and Russian foreign and security policy. In 2008 he wrote theThe New Cold War, a prescient account of Vladimir Putin’s Russia

He lives in London and in 2021 was adopted as the Lib Dem’s Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Cities of London and Westminster.

MENU

Starters

Sopa del Dia– Homemade soup of the day

Pate de Casa– Homemade paté

Chanquetes – Deep fried whitebait

Filloas – Baked crepe filled with ricotta cheese, spinach & raisins

Mejillones Provenzala – Fresh mussels with garlic, herbs, onions & tomato

Berengena Asada – Baked aubergine with sun-dried tomatoes, fresh basil & topped with cheese

Champignons Greca – Mushrooms in garlic, wine & crispy flakes of Serrano ham

Pimientos Bacalao– Chargrilled sweet bell peppers stuffed with salted cod

Main Courses
Solla Langosta – Filleted lemon sole with lobster sauce, prawns & dill

Salmon – Fresh salmon, lemon, & butter or garlic butter

Pollo al Monte – Breast of chicken, wild mushrooms & cream

Pollo Jacobo – Breast of chicken stuffed with garlic butter, cheese & rolled in breadcrumbs

Carrillera – Iberian pork cheeks braised in a rich slightly sweet sauce Rinones – Lamb kidneys, onions & mushroom sauce Higado – Calves liver with onions, sage & wine sauce

All served with Seasonal Vegetables

A selection of Homemade Desserts

Coffee

Everybody will be asked to make their menu choices in advance with Vegetarians being catered for on an individual basis. The restaurant owners will speak in advance to individuals expressing a wish for a vegetarian alternative to the menu. Please note, wine or other drinks, will be the responsibility of each guest.


 

CAFÉ POLITICS

  • 19 Apr 2024
  • 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
  • 11 High street
    Epsom
    KT19 8DA

It’s election year, so put a date in your diary for a stimulating but relaxed Friday night’s political chat. There’ll be no agenda, just an open opportunity to discuss issues of mutual concern with whoever turns up in the Lounge, including of course our Parliamentary Candidate. There’ll be plenty of in informal conversation, but no speeches!

If you wish, you can take your pick from the venue’s reasonably priced menu of snacks, mains and drinks – alcoholic and non-alcoholic varieties. Otherwise, this event is FREE of charge but, so that we can get an idea of numbers, please register your intention to attend. BOOK HERE.


FORMAL FUND RAISING DINNER

  • 08 Jun 2024
  • 7.00 pm - 11.59 pm
  • Highbury Drive
    Leatherhead
    KT22 7UY

If you attended last year’s Constituency Dinner, we’re certain you’ll be delighted to return to the same excellent venue. If you weren’t there, then please do take advantage of a second chance to savour the offerings of one of Leatherhead’s best kept secrets!

The formal three course dinner, to include vegetarian options, (specific choices later) will be our biggest fund-raising event of the year, featuring a grand auction with some high-end lots, and a raffle with a number of highly desirable prizes.

Our guest speaker will be life peer, Baroness Parminter, Deputy Leader of the Lib Dems in the House of Lords. Kate Parminter was a councillor in Horsham and now lives in Godalming. She has a wide variety of interests ranging from animal rights to mental health, from care for the elderly to children’s literacy. She was a member of the Party's Federal Executive Committee, which endorsed the proposal to join the coalition government with the Conservatives in May 2010, and promises to be a stimulating and engaging speaker. She will be taking a Q and A session.