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 »

Breathing new life into furniture leads to CREST21 awards entry

A HORSELL business has combined its two guiding principles with a pair of entries in the CREST21 Business Awards. Jane Goodman has put forward Home Office Chic in the Going Circular and... Read more »

Credit union aims to offer a financial helping hand to all

LET your money start giving you a feel-good factor by opening a savings account with locally based Boom Credit Union, who are helping to tackle social deprivation in Woking. With a branch... Read more »

Chobham nursery is preparing children for responsibilities to the environment

A CHOBHAM nursery is on a mission to give children the best possible start in life. The Pennypot Day Nursery, in Pennypot Lane, caters for children from six weeks to five years,... Read more »

New online business will help find the best hair, beauty and wellness professionals

TWO local entrepreneurs have launched Peek-A-Treat, an online business to help customers find the best hair, beauty and wellness professionals in their area. Megan Galbraith and Felicity King have drawn on their... Read more »

New app provides a one-stop fitness shop

THE former manager of a gym in Woking has launched an app that provides a full range of health and fitness information, advice and interaction. HubFiiT opened over the Easter weekend, with... Read more »

Travel business aims for carbon negative impact

A WOKING-based independent travel company has set itself the target of ensuring its clients’ business travel benefits, rather than damages, the environment. Global Travel Management (GTM) has also pledged that all its... Read more »