Woking rings in start of London 2012 Olympic Games

WOKING was alive with the sound of bells on Friday to signal the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games. At exactly 8.12am, crowds in the town centre joined hundred of thousands... Read more »

Woman cut from her car following collision in Mayford

A DRIVER had to be cut from her car following a two-vehicle collision in Mayford. Emergency services were called to Guildford Road at around 9.45am this morning following a crash between a... Read more »
ARREST - a man from Pirbright remains in custody

Man from Pirbright arrested in connection with attempted rape in Woking

A MAN from Pirbright has been arrested in connection with an attempted rape in Woking. Police were called in the early hours of this morning after a woman in her 20s was... Read more »

Police investigating after body is discovered in Goldsworth Park

POLICE are investigating the discovery of a body found in woodland near Woking. Surrey Police were called on Thursday (July 26) following reports of a corpse seen in a wooded area in... Read more »
CUTS - Mohammad Ali (right) could not sway the council's decision

Woking Borough Council reject petition to save Neighbourhood Advice Centre

A PETITION to overturn the decision to withdraw funding from the Neighbourhood Advice Centre has been thrown out by Woking Borough Council. More than 700 signatures were presented to the council by... Read more »
FRUSTRATION - Councillor Denzil Coulson believes parking should be free for all on Sundays

Councillor Denzil Coulson has little faith in decision on free parking

LIB-DEM leader Denzil Coulson has revealed his frustration at Woking Borough Council’s decision to award parking concessions to church-goers on a Sunday. Cllr Coulson believes free parking for all Woking residents in... Read more »
MISSED – Ron served as a Lib-Dem councillor for eight years from 1983 to 1991

Councillors, friends and family out to honour memory of Ron Hore

WOKING Borough Council representatives were out in force to pay their respects to former ­colleague and friend Ron Hore, who died aged 67 after suffering a stroke at the wheel of his... Read more »
CHARGED - Elvis Hammond will be sentenced on June 8

Ex-Woking striker Elvis Hammond jailed for 12 months

FORMER Woking FC striker Elvis Hammond has been jailed for 12 months for his part in a £278,000 money-laundering operation. Hammond, 31, and associate Victor Williams, 32, were each sentenced to a... Read more »
THEFT - thieves took a handbag and stole a car from a property in Knaphill

Thieves take woman’s car after stealing handbag and keys while she sleeps

A KNAPHILL woman made a terrifying discovery when she woke up to find her handbag had been stolen from inside her home and her car taken. Two men from Horsell have been... Read more »
TOP GEAR – Elliot Alexander, Fin O’Sullivan and Rob Prince with their modest Kia Rio

Woking trio rally round for mammoth drive to Mongolia

A JOURNEY of 10,000km starts with three students and a Kia Rio with a suspect roof rack. Woking trio Fin O’Sullivan, Rob Prince and Elliot Alexander – better known as Team Birdsworth... Read more »