Plan your visit to Surrey Showcase

The venue

The Nomad Theatre is set behind Bishopsmead Parade at the southern end of Ockham Road South in East Horsley. The theatre building itself has plenty of indoor space which is accessible to all, including washroom facilities and wheelchair audience spaces.

Getting here

Driving – postcode for SatNavs: KT246RT

  • From the M25/A3 southbound, take the B2039 (Ockham Road North) and follow the road for 3.8 miles through the village. Bishopsmead Parade is on your left.
  • From the A3 travelling London-bound, take the B2215 exit to Ripley and turn right at the roundabout on to the A247 to Clandon. Turn left at the major crossroads on to the A246 Epsom Road towards Leatherhead and the left at The Duke of Wellington pub on to Ockham Road South after 3 miles.
  • From Leatherhead take the A246 towards Guildford for 4 miles and turn right at The Duke of Wellington pub on to Ockham Road South.


We have limited spaces in our car park – please contact us to request loading access if you are a performer.

If you require a disabled parking space, parking vouchers must be booked along with your ticket or by contacting [email protected]

  • Bishopsmead Parade – there are 20 spaces at the parade, but parking on a Saturday is limited to 1 hour before 6pm.
  • St Martin’s Lane  (use postcode KT24 6RH) – there are 30 free spaces here. Opposite the church, follow St Martin’s close round to the right and you can access the car park via Holmwood Close. There is a walkway through to the main road.
  • De Vere Horsley Estate (use KT24 6DT) – our neighbour have kindly offered their overflow car park for the day. The entrance is next to the pedestrian crossing, behind residential property “Bishopsgate Lodge”. Please state you’re visiting The Nomad Theatre at the gate.

By rail

Horsley station is served by Southwestern Railway, Guildford – London Waterloo trains via Cobham or Leatherhead and by Southern Guildford – London Victoria trains. Visit to plan your journey.

You can walk from the station to the theatre in 20 minutes, the 479 bus runs through the village, or taxis are available locally.

By bus

Horsley is served by the following routes. See full map.

  • 479 – Guildford Friary bus station to Epsom – see timetable
  • 478 – Guildford Friary bus station to Woodbridge Tesco, Leatherhead – see timetable


Bishopsgate Cars – 01483 286848 ([email protected]) are a friendly firm owned and run by local residents

Magnum Cars & Carriages – 01483 281111 are situated on Station Approach, Horsley

Silver Arrows – 01483 280050 are situated in St Martin’s House, opposite Bishopsmead Parade

Places to stay

There are two local hotels within walking distance of the theatre:

De Vere Horsley Estate (fr. £79 B&B, save up to 15% by signing up to the Applause scheme) – see website

Thatcher’s Hotel – see website

Want your local service listed? Contact [email protected] to get involved

The line-up so far for Surrey Showcase…

There are many more acts to be announced over the coming weeks… but to give you a taster, here’s the line-up so far! Click on the names to find out more…

Buy tickets here! TICKETS

Goose & West Horsley WI confirmed as partners for Surrey Showcase

We’re pleased to announce that we’ll be providing savoury snacks which can be bought at the bar – all lovingly made by our super-local deli!

Goose is a charming little independent eatery that sits at the heart of the local community of Horsley. Situated in the quaint Bishopsmead Parade, they offer a unique destination for lunch or dinner with friends and family.

Alongside the savouries, we’re also going to have some yummy cakes and other sweet treats, provided by the lovely ladies of the West Horsley WI.







The West Horsley WI meets on the first Tuesday of every month at the West Horsley Village Hall, The Street, KT24 6DD.