Corporate Events

Corporate Events - SHDC can offer 'Strictly style' corporate events; 'learn to dance' sessions, etc.

Social Events

SHDC run a number of Ballroom & Latin American social dances during the year, usually including a quality show by some of Britain's best competitive couples.

Medal Tests

The next ISTD medal test will be scheduled for late 2020 if possible, if not May 2021.


Our archive contains a compendium of photographs, video clips, past achievements and milestones in the history of Surrey Hills Dance Centre.


Results (finalists) at the Home Counties Championships, Frimley Green, Sunday 29th September 2019

Amateur Ballroom Championship - 1st, Michael & Nika

Open Michael Needham Memorial Trophy Waltz - 1st, Michael & Nika

Open Harry Ferris Memorial Trophy Tango - 1st, Michael & Nika

Ballroom Senior Intermediate - 1st, Neil & Katie; 2nd, Peter & Anne

Ballroom Senior Pre-Champ - 2nd, Neil & Katie; 4th, Peter & Anne

Latin Senior Intermediate - 3rd, Patrick & Sue

Congratulations to all SHDC competitors in these championships.

Results form the International (World level) Championships at the Brentwood Centre & Royal Albert Hall, October 9th & 10th 2019.

Junior ballroom - Top 60, Fionn & Poppy

Amateur Ballroom - 19th, Michael & Nika (great achievement)

Results from the London Ball (World Level) competitions at the Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane, London, October 12th 2019.

Teacher / Pupil 'C' category Ballroom - 1st, Olga with Michael

Amateur Ballroom - 8th, Michael & Nika (outstanding achievement).

Results from the British Nationals competitions at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool, November 21st to 23rd 2019.

Junior Ballroom - Top 12, Fionn & Poppy

Junior Ballroom - Top 24, Arthur & Lilia

Over 50s Ballroom - Top 24, Stephen & Bernadette

Amateur Ballroom - 4th Michael & Nika (great achievement)

Website Structure

Home (including contact details)

  - Online Lessons (Details of how to arrange and access online tuition)

      - Printable Version (PDF file of the content of the Online Lessons page)

  - About Us (Details of teachers within Surrey Hills Dance Centre)

  - Locations (Details of main locations plus facilities & links to maps)

  - Calendar (Approx 3 month ahead Calendar - doc)

  - Dancesport Links (Links to dance industry suppliers, organisations etc.)

  - Dorking Links (About Dorking)

  - Partners Wanted (People associated with SHDC looking for dance partners)

Website Structure

Classes (Details of classes and outline schedule, including prices)

  - Classes in current / coming 1/2 term (Doc)

Private Lessons (Details of Private Lessons)

  - John's Lessons (Available slots with John up to 2 months ahead)

Wedding 1st Dance (Details)

Practices (Details of social and competitors practices)

Competitive Coaching (Details of Competitive Coaching

  - John's Lessons (Available slots with John up to 2 months ahead)

Events, News, Archive (Details of current News and Events)

  - Archive (a compendium of information, pictures and videos)

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

Surrey Hills Dance Centre will endeavour to be fully compliant with GDPR. Personal data held will be that given to SHDC through e-mail, phone or other media. It will be retained in one or more of the following media: mobile phone, home desktop computer and paper. Its usage will be entirely for contact between SHDC and the person concerned. The only 3rd party who will receive any data will be the ISTD in conjunction with registration for and attendance of Medal Tests. SHDC will provide a copy of all data held within 40 days of a written request. During the Covid-19 crisis, Zoom (or other video conferencing applications) may be used to record online classes. Recordings will be stored securely on Dropbox. Access to classes and recordings will be restricted to registered pupils of SHDC.