Website designed & produced by Fiona Curtis 

Supported by Compton Parish & Guildford Borough Councils & Compton Village Association

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Compton is a charming village, that is well positioned for Guildford and Godalming, is close to the A3 to London and the south coast and is only 45 minutes to London on the train (from Farncombe). Compton has retained much of its character, it has two conservation areas, is in Surrey Hills  AONB and is within Green Belt. There are 31 listed buildings including an ancient 10th Century Church (St Nicholas) an English Heritage cemetery (Watts Cemetery) and is the only village in the UK with a National Art Gallery dedicated to a single Artist.

The current population is approximately 1000 and there are less than 400 properties. The village has two excellent two Public Houses and a number of facilities for hire as well as an eclectic mix of small shops.

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Compton Village Website

Village Links

External Links


Parish Council Allotment Society Compton Little Theatre St. Nicholas Church Village Association Compton Village Hall

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Church Website

We are so lucky to have these very special venues for hire in (or near) Compton.


The Village Hall

Compton Club

Watts Gallery / Limnerslease

Pucks Oak Barn

Loseley Park

Whether it's private party, a corporate event, a theatre production or a special occasion such as a wedding, Compton has everything you need, in one place.

There are four very special venues for hire. The Village Hall has a great deal of character and even boasts its own stage with professional sound and lighting. The bright and airy rooms at the Compton Club overlook the Village Green and both the Hall and the Club can cater for groups of most sizes. For smaller meetings, the Village Hall has a separate meeting room and Puck's Oak Barn provides a character setting for small to medium sized events. If you are looking for something different, you might consider Watts Gallery or Limnerslease, the home of the Victorian Artists, George and Mary Watts.


Just outside the village is the Loseley Park Estate, which has been host to many a wedding and has provided a perfect setting for a number of British films. St. Nicholas Church is no stranger to the film world either and even Watts Chapel, once, found itself transformed into a 1920's nightclub at the hands of one location manager!  Both the Harrow and the Withies can cater for parties of all sizes and Compton has excellent professional caterers and musicians. Those wishing to stay may need to look a little further afield, but for local events, can enquire about hiring the village's very own mini-bus!

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Compton NEWS

What's On in Compton

Future Dates for your Diary

The calendar on the right includes dates given to Jane for inclusion in the NEWS.


Additional KEY public events are listed below;


Compton War Memorial INTRO

An introduction to the Compton War Memorial is available to download here. To obtain the book for £5, please contact Jane Turner.

Guildford Dragon Street Life

For local on-line news see


The Surrey Advertiser The Guildford Dragon Local bus services

The Consultation for the Guildford Town Centre & Hinterland Master Plan ENDED November 16th


Details of the PUBLIC MEETING held in COMPTON on 3rd November can be DOWNLOADED HERE


Parish Council response to Master Plan



SUNDAY 6TH  – 10.30am Sung Holy Communion.  

4pm Christingle Service. Every child is welcome

SUNDAY 13TH  – 8am Holy Communion (1662 Prayer Book Service).  

9.30am Holy Communion

WEDNESDAY 16TH  - 3pm Carol Service.  

An afternoon carol service for the village.  All welcome

SUNDAY 20TH  – 10.30am Sung Holy Communion.  6.30pm Christmas Carol Service

THURSDAY 24TH – CHRISTMAS EVE.  4pm Crib Service.  

Share in the magic of the Christmas story at this popular service. Costumes provided for children! 11.30pm. “Midnight Mass” – the first

Communion of Christmas Day.  Greet the happy morn!

FRIDAY 25TH – CHRISTMAS DAY.  8am Holy Communion (1662) 9.30am All-Age Communion, suitable for families.  A short service to share our joy and show some of our stocking presents!

SUNDAY 27TH – 10.30am Sung Holy Communion

SUNDAY 3RD JANUARY – EPIPHANY. 10.30am All-Age Communion, suitable for families.  6pm Sung Evensong.

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