Woking’s Fiery Bird venue plans to live up to its namesake during lockdown

WOKING’S Fiery Bird is, like all other entertainment venues and theatres in the country, currently closed with bookings and gigs cancelled. But despite the difficult times, co-founder and Radio Woking DJ Elaine... Read more »

Artist’s challenge to get families drawing during lockdown

A WOKING artist is running a sketchbook challenge in which families are invited to draw something every day this month. Susan Yeates’ At Home in April online event is open to anyone... Read more »

Shah Jahan Mosque steps up Coronavirus measures

THE Shah Jahan Mosque is offering recorded sermons and is running its Islamic school online after having to close all buildings because of coronavirus. The News & Mail reported two weeks ago... Read more »

Fitness company helping people stay active and healthy at home

A FITNESS company is tailoring its approach to reach out and help people stay active and healthy at home. Be Military Fit (BMF) are using the Zoom app, which has become very... Read more »

Children’s rainbow trail brings much needed cheer to Brookwood

DOZENS of children’s rainbow drawings are bringing a splash of colour to Brookwood village in a bid to boost the morale of locals during the coronavirus crisis. Following up on an email... Read more »

Couple trapped in New Zealand home at last

A WOKING couple who were trapped in New Zealand after flights were cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak are back home, after being given the last two seats on one of the... Read more »

New café adapts to lock-down restrictions

A RECENTLY opened café has reinvented itself to counter the threat posed by the coronavirus. The Horsell Kitchen is no longer operating as a traditional eatery but is instead providing a menu... Read more »

Woking couple trapped by coronavirus outbreak

A WOKING couple are trapped in New Zealand after flights out of the country were cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Jan Rubin, who is a volunteer at The Lightbox, went with... Read more »