Bronze memorial plaques stolen in act of sick desecration at Old Woking church

HEARTLESS scrap metal thieves have stolen bronze memorial plaques from a graveyard in Old Woking. The sacred metal plates  – thought to be worth £5,000 if melted down – contained the names... 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 »

School boy Adam Kennard’s shock call-up to run the line at Woking Football Club

A 16-YEAR-OLD Woking fan had a Saturday to remember after being drafted in as an emergency linesman for the Cards’ clash with Maidenhead United. Lifelong Cards fan Adam Kennard was on his... Read more »

Fury over homes plan for Chobham Common

CONTROVERSIAL proposals to build more than 2,000 homes on part of Chobham Common have outraged residents. At a Runnymede planning committee meeting last Wednesday, members voted in favour of scrapping the green... Read more »

Chris Brittain bouncing back after successful USA operation

CHRIS BRITTAIN has touched back down in the UK following a life-changing operation in America, with mum Tracey declaring “There’s nothing that can stop him now!” Brave Chris and his family spent... Read more »
FREEZE - Council tax

Council tax freeze – but bills will still rise by £35

WOKING’S share of the council tax will be frozen at around £204 a year in 2012-13. But Woking residents will still see an increase as Surrey County Council approved a three per... Read more »

Defection…Lib-Dem Colin Scott jumps ship to join Tories

A FORMER Liberal Democrat councillor has defected to the Tories after becoming disillusioned with his party’s policies. Colin Scott represented Old Woking for four years following his election by just 12 votes... Read more »

Pensioner has lucky escape after driving her car into side of Knaphill bank

PENSIONER Marjorie Williams had a lucky escape when she accidently drove her car into the side of a Knaphill bank today. Mrs Williams was trying to park her silver Honda Civic outside... Read more »