Speed dating in surrey uk
The River Bourne and its northern tributary, the Hale, Mill Bourne or Windle Brook run through the village.
Chobham appears in Domesday Book as Cebeham held by Chertsey Abbey, as it was at the time of the conquest, with interests also acquired by the time of its survey, 1086, by two minor Norman figures, possibly bishops, Corbelin and Odin. Its earliest parts date from about 1080 although there may have been an earlier church on the site.Chobham became known for the development represented by its tank factory and testing ground, producing Chobham armour. 1% of the population at the 2011 census (15 people) were employed in agriculture, forestry and fishing sector in 2011.The largest sectors of employment were Wholesale and Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles and Motor Cycles and Professional, Scientific and Technical Activities at 15% and 11% of the population respectively.Construction, manufacturing, education and health or social work, closely compete for 8% of the labour force.The array of shops, repair garages, motor outlets and leisure services is diverse, however most international branded clothes shops and larger supermarkets are further afield.