SWT issues plea to public over Chobham Common fire

WILDLIFE experts who manage Chobham Common are pleading with the public not to smoke, start campfires or light barbecues in the countryside. Around 74 acres of the northern part of Chobham Common,... Read more »

Police digging up local land in hunt for body

FORENSIC search experts and soldiers have been helping the police search for the body of a woman whose husband was jailed for murdering her 14 years ago. They are digging up land... Read more »

Special get together for veterans

ON THE 75th anniversary of VE Day in May, three local Second World War veterans were given a platter of food each and a promise. “We will meet again after this painful... Read more »

Brookwood Cemetery to become major attraction thanks to council support

BROOKWOOD Cemetery is set to become a major tourist destination now that plans to support more conservation work and encourage extra visitors have been approved. A full meeting of Woking Borough Council... Read more »

Woking Council agrees changes to development scrutiny

WOKING Borough Council has agreed to major changes in the way it deals with big developments after a review of the handling of the rejected new Woking FC stadium and associated housing... Read more »

Plight of horses inspires Charlotte in 150km trek

A SUPERVISOR at RSPCA Millbrook in Chobham has taken up the challenge to cover 150km in just 15 days to raise money for the animal charity. Charlotte Neary, the equine yard supervisor... Read more »

Blaze wrecks village shop and post office

FIRE has wrecked the interior of a Horsell convenience store, just two weeks after a new owner took it over. Costcutter, which also runs the village post office, will be shut for... Read more »

Extra pressure on brigade as firefighters test for COVID-19

FIRE service staff have been advised to get tested for COVID-19 after coming into contact with a firefighter who is suffering from the virus. The News & Mail was told this week... Read more »

Determined Hasti and her dad deliver plea to No 10

A YOUNG West Byfleet girl with a rare genetic condition has delivered a petition to the Prime Minister asking the government to deliver a modern rare disease framework before the end of... Read more »

Mums on the run for charity

MUMS who take part in a local fitness boot camp completed their own version of the Tough Mudder Challenge to raise £1,193 for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices. Seventeen members of the Squat2Fit... Read more »