Gala Day at RSPCA Millbrook

THERE were hundreds of wagging tails and smiling faces at Chobham’s RSPCA centre for its biggest fundraising day of the year on Sunday. Millbrook was packed with people and a variety of... Read more »

Student wins £68,000 car,with £20,000 in the boot

A CHOBHAM student’s keen eye has landed him a car worth £68,000 – and £20,000 in cash. Sam Shaw staked just £3.75 in a spot the ball competition to win an Audi... Read more »

Children from Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham performed The Sleepy Shepherd

CHILDREN at Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham showcased their talents with a show-stopping performance of The Sleepy Shepherd. The Nativity-themed performance at the day nursery in Pennypot Lane was professionally filmed and... Read more »

Mother pays tribute to teenage son who died after taking powerful drug at Chobham party

A TERRIFYING drug known to have made people act as if  ‘‘possessed’’ may have claimed the life of a Surrey teenager who died after attending a party in Chobham on Saturday night.... Read more »
FAMOUS FACES - the Bunbury side that beat Chobham

Celebrity Bunbury team go to bat for village club

JOHN SALAKO and Joe Kinnear are not names usually synonymous with the game of cricket. In fact the former England winger, and the ex-Wimbledon and Newcastle manager are much more at home... Read more »
APPROVAL - plans to fence off and allow grazing on Chobham Common have been approved

Controversial fencing plans given the all-clear in Chobham

CONTROVERSIAL plans to fence off and allow grazing on Chobham Common have been approved. Following a four-day public inquiry, Surrey Wildlife Trust, who manage the area on behalf of Surrey County Council,... Read more »
TALENT - Emily's ability has landed her a place at a top ballet academy

From Russia with love: Emily has chance of a lifetime at top ballet academy

EMILY SIMPSON is facing the challenge – and opportunity – of a lifetime. The 18-year-old ballet dancer from Chobham has been offered a place at the world-famous Vaganova Academy in St Petersburg,... Read more »
PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT – plan of existing buildings at DERA North Site in brown with new builds in blue

DERA plans spark a north south divide in Chobham

A PUBLIC exhibition giving residents the opportunity to learn about the revised development proposed for the former DERA North Site in Chobham took place last week. Owners Crest Nicholson and Aviva Investors... Read more »
SMASH - a clean up crew prepare the coach for removal

Two children and a man in hospital following traffic collision in Chobham

FOURTEEN children suffered minor injuries and two more are in hospital after a school coach was involved in a collision with another vehicle in Chobham. Six ambulance crews – including the air... Read more »
IN THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE CORNER – pupils at Hermitage School, St Johns, give their Jubilee celebrations the thumbs up

Woking residents out in their thousands to celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

IT was a weekend none of us will ever experience again. Street ­closures were rejoiced. The weather was not an issue. The Queen was ­celebrating 60 years on the throne and Woking... Read more »