Sustainability ‘key to good business practice’ says gin distillery

SUSTAINABILITY is key to good business practice, even if you are a very popular distillers producing artisan spirits. “It’s important to us that our customers know they are supporting a brand that... Read more »

Rotary club support helps hospice

THE Rotary Club of Woking District have given more than £4,000 to fund two key areas of Woking & Sam Beare Hospices, extending its support for the local charity during the pandemic.... Read more »

Community asked to ‘just move’ and support school’s Wellbeing Hub

THE Friends of Brookwood School have organised a fundraising Just Move event in support of the primary school’s Wellbeing Hub. Just Move, set up to see far how far the school and... Read more »

College students and staff raise £15,000 for MIND

STAFF and students at Woking College have raised £15,000 and counting for the mental health charity MIND, as part of the 27 27 Challenge. The charity set the challenge to raise money... Read more »

Tragedy on two levels reported the same day

WOKING-area residents who bought The Daily Mirror of Tuesday 16 April 1912 not only read the first reports of the sinking of the Titanic, but also of a fire that destroyed a... Read more »

Enjoy the countryside but treat it with respect

NOW spring has well and truly sprung, many more of us are being drawn towards Surrey’s green spaces for fresh air and to reconnect with nature. With the possibility of an increased... Read more »

Revamp sees Rowbarge pub back afloat

WOKING’S MP will be among the first people to enjoy refreshments at a St John’s pub that has had a £150,000 refurbishment. The Rowbarge will reopen on Monday (12 April) with a... Read more »

Dhwani hoping to win place in Miss England finals

A WOKING woman is in line to win a place in the Miss England finals. Dhwani Kothari was selected for the wildcard round and is currently second in a public vote. The... Read more »

Man hid in shop for hours and then stole £4,000 from safe

A MAN has been jailed for stealing £4,000 from a Woking shop safe after hiding for five hours on the premises until it closed. Wesley Kevin Davison went into the shop through... Read more »

Cathy strides out on war memorials walk for Poppy Appeal

THE distance from The Cenotaph in London to Dunkirk in France will be covered by a sponsored walker raising money for the Poppy Appeal. Cathy Corner will be setting off on Saturday... Read more »