Foodbank boost from festive craft session

CHILDREN got into a festive mood while helping raise money for the Woking Foodbank on Sunday afternoon. They were taking part in a Christmas craft session organised by Trudi Fletcher, who is... Read more »

Christmas lights up Jubilee Square

THOUSANDS of people packed Jubilee Square on Thursday evening last week as Woking’s Christmas lights were switched on. The button to turn on the illuminations was pressed by Brendan Cole, soon to... Read more »

Byfleet Christmas fayre

A FUN and festive Christmas Fayre was enjoyed by all at Byfleet Village Hall last Saturday. On a sunny autumnal morning, the fayre got under way with Penelope the street organ delighting... Read more »

West Byfleet lights up

WEST Byfleet’s first official Christmas lights switch-on, which was attended by more than 500 people despite the heavy rain, has been judged an outstanding success. The crowd gathered to see festive illuminations... Read more »

Send Amateur Dramatics make sail in Treasure Island panto

A PANTOMIME with a nautical flavour comes to Send for two sets of performances in the run-up to Christmas. Treasure Island from Send Amateur Dramatic Society will feature a version of the... Read more »

Santa at Squires

SANTA Claus will be arriving at Squire’s Garden Centre in Woking at 9.30am on Saturday in a horse-drawn carriage. It’s free to watch and have your picture taken with him, and he’ll... Read more »

Festive Making Doo Daah

IF YOU have thought “I’d like to do that” while watching children taking part in a Christmas craft-making event, a collaboration between an artist and an art teacher is giving you a... Read more »

Countdown begins as charity card shop opens

THE Cards for Good Causes Christmas Card pop-up shop has opened at Christ Church in Woking town centre.  Staffed by a team of local volunteers, the Woking pop-up shop is part of... Read more »
WELL-RED CHILDREN – Mia Wilcox, five, granddad John Houghton and Olivier Bayliss, nine, enjoy the fun

Chobham extravaganza brings village together for Christmas

RAISING the rooftops outside St Lawrence Church, a group of Valley End pupils braved the cold to sing their hearts out at Chobham Extravaganza. The village High Street was alive and kicking with... Read more »