Vicar to cycle to Paris for YourSanctuary

A VICAR is to cycle nearly 280 miles between London and Paris, hoping to raise £5,000 for the Woking-based domestic abuse charity YourSanctuary. The Rev Neil Hopkins is vicar of Holy Trinity... Read more »

Death of close friend inspires local woman to take on Moonwalk

A TEACHING assistant at a school in Sheerwater has described how the death of a close friend inspired her to complete The MoonWalk London on Saturday. Anita Allard planned to complete the... Read more »

St John’s Church holds “Raise the Roof” car wash

A SPECIAL “Raise the Roof” fund raising car wash was held on Saturday morning, to help repair the damage caused after lead was stolen from St John’s Church roof. The event was... Read more »

Charity in danger of closure

MENTAL health charity Woking Mind opened in 1979 – but now, 40 years on, there are fears it could close. Based at Courtenay Road, Woking, the charity provide support to people with... Read more »

Local Waitrose Walk’s the Walk with cancer charity donation

A LOCAL Waitrose store has donated £490 to Woking-based breast cancer charity Walk the Walk Worldwide. Nina Barough CBE, founder and chief executive of Walk the Walk, was presented with a supersize... Read more »

Mayor hosts fundraising charity ball

REPRESENTATIVES from all sections of the community gathered at the HG Wells Centre on Saturday night to raise money for a good cause. A glamourous swirl of evening dresses and dinner suits... Read more »

Runners’ lifesaving challenge

A TEAM of around 60 children, teachers and parents from Knaphill School and Knaphill Lower School are taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday to raise money to buy defibrillators.... Read more »

Grace raises funds for care given to grandpa

A STUDENT is raising funds for a Woking dementia care service that provided “amazing care” for her grandad at the end of his life. Grace Williams, 20, is staging a coffee morning... Read more »