EXPANSION - Paul Fisher is set to open another Bed Bar in Torquay

Bed Bar boss charged over seaside glass attack

A KNAPHILL man planning to expand a nightclub business to Torquay has been barred from all pubs and clubs in the seaside town after allegedly glassing a clubber. Bed Bar managing director... Read more »
APPROVAL - Woking's core startegy has been given the nod by an independent inspector

Woking Core Strategy given the thumbs up by an independent inspector

A COUNCIL framework for how Woking as a borough will evolve over the next 15 years has been declared ‘sound’ by an independent planning inspector. The policy, also known as Woking 2027,... Read more »

Blazing saddles: the Olympic road race rips through the borough

A NATION swelled with pride as the Olympic Games burst into life over the weekend, and Woking was at the emotional heart of it. Thousands lined the streets as the men’s and... Read more »
INVESTIGATION - The case has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission

Tragedy of disabled man shot by armed police in Knaphill

KNAPHILL residents have lifted the lid on the ex-soldier who was shot by armed police – describing him as an unstable individual who “just needed someone to listen”. Richard Pell was shot... Read more »
IN THE RED CORNER - Mohammad Ali is a step closer to having a controversial election result overturned

First round to Ali in Maybury and Sheerwater election fraud battle

A LABOUR candidate is a step closer to having a controversial election result overturned after winning a High Court battle. Mohammad Ali has filed a civil case against Liberal Democrat Mohammed Bashir... Read more »
INVESTIGATION - the IPCC have taken over investigations

Man shot in Knaphill identified as former soldier

A MAN shot by armed police in Knaphill has been identified as ex-soldier Richard Pell. Pell, better known as ‘Ricky’ around the village, was shot in the shoulder by armed officers after... Read more »
CORDON - Oak Tree Road is sealed off by police

Man shot by armed police in Knaphill was carrying a BB gun

A MAN shot by police in Knaphill last night was carrying a black BB gun, the Independent Police Complaints Commission have revealed. Armed Response Units rushed to Oak Tree Road just after... Read more »
SHOCKED – Rachel Chambers was upset by the actions of a taxi driver who refused to let her in his cab

Taxi driver snubs disabled woman at Woking station

A DISABLED Horsell woman was refused a taxi ride home by the driver of a purpose-built cab outside Woking railway station. Rachel Chambers, who has had multiple sclerosis for 25 years and... Read more »
SCRAPPED - Alpha now plan to sell on the property in Victoria Road

Knaphill residents’ action puts an end to Alpha Hospital plan

ALPHA HOSPITALS will not be going ahead with plans to use a house in Knaphill as a facility for vulnerable teenagers. Residents had called an emergency meeting after finding out that the... Read more »
BID – Mohammad Ali (right) with Labour agent Elizabeth Evans and candidate Tom Crisp

Labour candidate Mohammad Ali seeks new election

A CANDIDATE for Maybury and Sheerwater has petitioned the High Court to declare a Woking Borough Council election result null and void and is seeking a new election for the ward. Labour... Read more »