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 »
MY MY MY DELILAH – nine-year-old Lauren Holder, from Bisley, with her loveable hound

Every dog has his day at Chobham’s RSPCA show

ABOUT 200 furry friends pitched up on Millbrook’s field with their two-legged owners for the RSPCA’s annual dog show on Sunday. The centre’s Fun Dog Show is open to old, young, pedigree,... Read more »

Ypod celebrates Baby Cafe’s second birthday

MUMS and toddlers gathered to watch staff cut the cake to celebrate the Baby Cafe’s second birthday. The cafe was set up in 2010 to offer support and advice to breastfeeding mothers,... Read more »