Technology company receives Queen’s Award

SHEERWATER-based company Overview has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation, following a ceremony at its premises on Kingswey business park. The company, which employs 45 people, designs, develops and manufactures... Read more »

Ross finds his niche in focusing on detail

A WOKING man who runs his own business providing bespoke and sustainable building projects is ascribing some of his success to having attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD). Ross Clode, who moved to... Read more »

Chamber networking exhibition is back

WOKING Chamber of Commerce has announced that, after a two-year break due to the pandemic, its popular exhibition – Woking Means Business – is back. With the closure of the HG Wells... Read more »

Woking Shopping sets up al-fresco summer zone

WOKING Shopping has transformed Jubilee Square into a wonderful summer garden for everyone to enjoy. An area adorned with flowery deckchairs and a giant screen will keep shoppers entertained this summer. Jubilee... Read more »

CREST21 business award winners get to meet their sponsors in person

WINNERS of the CREST21 Business Awards were able to finally meet the sponsors of their categories and some of the key stakeholders in the inaugural event at a G&T reception hosted by... Read more »

Wedding industry still needs certainty, says bridal boutique MD

ASK Emma Meek what the Government’s latest guidance on weddings has meant for her bridal boutique and the answer comes straight back. “Turmoil,” she says. Emma, managing director of Miss Bush in... Read more »

Award for WWF’s Woking HQ office design

WWF-UK’s headquarters in Woking has been named among the best workplaces in the country at the British Council for Offices (BCO) annual National Awards. The event, hosted virtually by broadcaster Jeremy Vine,... Read more »

Local businesses get recognition and encouragement for success

WOKING caterer Dee’s Kitchen is one of two West Surrey winners celebrating success in The Family Network National Business Recognition Awards. Taking the Business Growth of the Year title, Daman Bamra, came... Read more »

Getting COVID rules in place and making them work

WITH venues such as pubs, theatres and museums opening back up, it’s important that businesses have a COVID safety procedure – and ensure the rules work for you, according to safety consultant... Read more »

McLaren Group sells and leases back Woking HQ

LUXURY automotive, technology and motorsport company McLaren Group has agreed the sale of its Woking headquarters to Global Net Lease (GNL) for a total of £170 million. As part of the transaction,... Read more »