Ripley pupils donate own money to Jigsaw Trust

TWO pupils at Ripley Court School who saved up their own money for charity have presented a cheque for £195 to the Jigsaw Trust for children and adults with autism. Brother and... Read more »

Pride in Surrey returns to Woking with bigger and better format

WHEATSHEAF Common will be turned into Pride Park in the summer, as Pride in Surrey returns to Woking for an expanded celebration. Last year, the inaugural event took place in Woking Park... Read more »

Councillor running to raise money for defibrillator

COUNCILLOR Liam Lyons will be running the Surrey Half Marathon to raise money to install a public defibrillator at Woking United Reformed Church. The defibrillator, positioned on an external wall of the... Read more »

Family’s fight to save the Bisley Yurt

THE fate of the popular Bisley Yurt will be decided next month. Adrian Keeling, who, with his family, own the yurt and the land on which it stands at Miles Green Farm,... Read more »

Kebab shop bids for your vote in British Kebab Awards

THE Knaphill Charcoal Grill is on the shortlist for Best Takeaway Regional in this year’s British Kebab Awards for the second year in a row. This time, owner Ozzy, as he is... Read more »

Developer intends to become Woking FC’s majority shareholder

THE developer planning the Woking stadium regeneration is intending to become the majority shareholder in the football club if the scheme goes ahead. An agreement exists for GolDev Woking Ltd to buy... Read more »

100 new officers for Surrey Police as funding precept approved

MORE officers and staff will be added to Surrey Police over the next year after Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro’s proposed council tax precept rise was approved last week. The PCC’s... Read more »

Astronaut gives Woking Planetarium his seal of approval

ASTRONAUT Tim Peake recently visited Winston Churchill School, and was able to cast an expert eye over the school’s Discovery Space Building. Major Peake was primarily undertaking activities on behalf of RAF... Read more »

Aladdin panto conjures £5,804 for Roald Dahl children’s charity

AUDIENCES from the New Victoria Theatre’s pantomime Aladdin have raised £5,804.63 for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity. The theatre team presented the charity, based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, with a cheque last week,... Read more »

Woking’s joint campaign to improve future environment

WOKING has put climate change and sustainability at the heart of its 2020 plans with the launch of a major integrated campaign to encourage more people to get directly involved and help... Read more »