McLaren race into elite business table

WOKING sports car maker McLaren Automotive featured high in the The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 as one of Britain’s biggest private companies. The league table, published in the national... Read more »

Local MP checks in

WOKING MP, Jonathan Lord, officially unveiled six new ensuite bedrooms at the popular Crown & Anchor pub in the town centre recently, following the completion of the final phase of a £675,000... Read more »

Onwards and Upwards

ELITE Helicopters is expanding – with a new base at Chobham airport offering flight training and commercial air transport services. Sharon Douglas & Glenn Curtis who have co-owned and managed Elite Helicopters... Read more »

What’s cooking in St John’s ?

A WOOD burning stove specialist in St John’s celebrated extending its product selection by offering cookery demonstrations at the showroom so that clients can see the incredible results the new ESSE range... Read more »

Photographer has specs appeal

A 66-YEAR-OLD photography enthusiast from Woking has emerged from behind the camera to become a regional semi-finalist for Specsavers annual Spectacle Wearer of the Year award. Adrian Johnson was recently selected in... Read more »

Enterprising Woking digital business

Enterprising digital experts prove small is beautiful. A company based in Woking that provides specialist 3D scanning services and measurement has been named among the 100 small businesses in the UK to be... Read more »
BEFORE AND AFTERS – Alex draws on 10 years of experience to help ensure each job is uniquely tailored to suit the client

Local landscaper has a Flood of passion

ONE decision, a lot of graft and a little vision are helping a dedicated Woking man carve out an ever-growing name for himself. Lifelong resident of the borough, Alex Flood, founded AF... Read more »
EDDIE POWELL - who is holding the auction, owns the Sculpture Park in Churt and has been collecting art for 40 years

Eddie Powell’s collection goes under the hammer

IF YOU’RE after the real deal when it comes to art, a well-known Surrey curator, collector, sculptor and talent spotter is putting some 200 key pieces under the hammer this month. Whether... Read more »
NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY – the MatchMadeinWoking event was the second of its kind

Businesses on the crest of the WAVS

THE Association of Voluntary Service held their second ‘MatchMadeinWoking’ event recently, designed to bring together local community organisations with businesses in the style of speed dating. The 1st Byfleet Scouts, Age Concern... Read more »
THE TWILIGHT DRONE – drones are not permitted at Thorpe Park in opening hours

The zoom with a view

SINCE the News & Mail reported earlier in the year how interest in a pair of magnificent men and their flying machine had been taking off, demand for the eagle-eyed entrepreneurs has... Read more »