New Victoria panto proves to be a festive cracker

WOKING loves a good panto and the New Victoria Theatre has come up with another cracker in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Headlined by television fashionista Gok Wan as The Man... Read more »

It’s panto time! Oh yes, it is

IMAGINE having to design a panto costume for Gok Wan, TV fashionista, host of programmes like Style Secrets and Fashion Fix and critic of all things clothing. The Leicester-born TV presenter is... Read more »

Christmas Fair returns to Gordon’s School

MORE than 60 stalls are promised at the West End Christmas Fair to be held on Saturday at Gordon’s School in the village. Gifts, decorations, crafts, festive food and drink and three... Read more »

Trudi smashes festive fundraising target

TREATS are stacking up in support of a Brookwood woman’s quest to make sure Woking Foodbank has supplies for the needy families it supports over Christmas. Trudi Fletcher is delighted at the... Read more »

Foodbank says thanks for ‘wonderful support’ over holiday period

FOOD and essential supplies for 546 adults and children were sent out by Woking Foodbank last month. The charity, which received 192 referrals of people in need of support during December, also... Read more »

Countess of Wessex lends a helping hand

THE Countess of Wessex joined staff and volunteers at Woking’s York Road Project to help pack goody bags for clients in the run-up to Christmas. The charity, which provides support and accommodation... Read more »

Mary and Joseph tour local homes for Nativity play

MARY and Joseph went on a tour of churchgoers’ homes as part of a coronavirus-era Nativity play. They visited families who attend the New Life Church in Kingfield, seeking shelter as part... Read more »

Topical festive tree display brings joy

FESTIVE trees of many designs and sizes cheered up people visiting St Peter’s Church in Old Woking last weekend. The church was staging its biennial Christmas tree festival, held despite the need... Read more »

Choir provides festive cheer for all with free, virtual concert

SO many festive traditions have been put on ice this year, from carol concerts to pantomimes. But one local choir are aiming to provide some Christmas spirit at home with a virtual... Read more »

Festive £500 from Titan for local charity

TITAN Storage Solutions, which has a branch in Woking, is asking its Facebook followers to nominate a local charity to receive a £500 donation this Christmas. Charities can be put forward to... Read more »