New building surveyor is Commonwealth gold-medal winner

A COMMONWEALTH Games fencing gold medallist has been appointed by property consultancy Vail Williams as a building surveyor. Calum Maynard has joined the Surrey regional team in the Woking office after six... Read more »

Business showcase is back to help companies move forward

WOKING Means Business, the borough’s own business to business exhibition, is gearing up for another busy event. Launched by Woking Chamber of Commerce back in 2004, the exhibition regularly attracts some 70... Read more »

Faruk finds the perfect spot for his latest restaurant

A LONG search by a restaurateur to find premises closer to his home has led to the opening of a new Indian restaurant in Chobham. The former Indo premises in Bagshot Road... Read more »

Furniture shop closure blamed on town centre disruption

A WOKING furniture shop is closing after nearly 30 years, which the owners blame mostly on disruption from the town centre redevelopment. Broadway Furniture Centre, near the railway station, was opened in... Read more »

Add some Class to your fitness regime

IF YOU’D like to train like a prizefighter, but without the obvious dangers of getting thumped, then Class UFC Gym might be for you. It’s a gym with a difference: instead of... Read more »

Garage launches car rental service

A LOCAL car dealership is adding an extra dimension to its business with a new car rental service. West End Garage, which has been operating in the village since 1969, is launching... Read more »

New feel-good hair and beauty salon

A NEW hair and beauty salon at Westfield is aiming to expand and provide more jobs for people in the area. Mizz Elegance has set up in the former Lara’s Hair and... Read more »

New preschool and nursery launches with focus on speech therapy

A NEW preschool and nursery at Knaphill was born out of the frustration of one of its founders in being unable to find early years childcare for her autistic son. Steph Middleton... Read more »

Local support for inaugural monthly village market

THE first of a series of monthly markets to come to Knaphill was declared a great success. The Alzati Market, which is scheduled for the last Saturday of the month, attracted steady... Read more »

Car dealer who turned his passion into success

A CHOBHAM car dealership is celebrating more than 30 years of having moved into its High Street premises that was described as giving an “eyesore a smart new look”. Peter Brady opened... Read more »