Couple trapped in New Zealand home at last

A WOKING couple who were trapped in New Zealand after flights were cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak are back home, after being given the last two seats on one of the... Read more »

Gordons School helps tackle crisis

THOUSANDS of disposable gloves, protective goggles and food containers have been donated by Gordon’s School to help people who are dealing with the coronavirus crisis. Several of the West End school’s teachers... Read more »

New café adapts to lock-down restrictions

A RECENTLY opened café has reinvented itself to counter the threat posed by the coronavirus. The Horsell Kitchen is no longer operating as a traditional eatery but is instead providing a menu... Read more »

Surrey Chambers of Commerce close Woking office

SURREY Chambers of Commerce shut the doors to its Woking office on Monday, saying it will remain closed until further notice. “All Chamber staff will be working from home after this date,... Read more »

Community Helpline offers assistance for residents

SURREY County Council has set up a Community Helpline number 0300 200 1008 to provide assistance for vulnerable residents. The purpose of the hotline is to help direct residents who need support,... Read more »

Woking couple trapped by coronavirus outbreak

A WOKING couple are trapped in New Zealand after flights out of the country were cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Jan Rubin, who is a volunteer at The Lightbox, went with... Read more »

Knaphill Volunteer group will help vulnerable

A KNAPHILL woman has set up a volunteer group covering the village, St John’s and Brookwood to help the elderly and vulnerable during the coronavirus crisis. Sonal Sher decided she would like... Read more »

Citizens Advice Woking announces emergency changes to services

Citizens Advice Woking has announced that face-to-face advice services in Woking have been suspended for the foreseeable future from 23rd March 2020. There are a number of ways people can continue to... Read more »

Woking Council responds to Coronavirus crisis

MANY services provided by Woking Borough Council are continuing, although the main offices in the town centre and other buildings are closed to the public. Staff are being encouraged and helped to... Read more »

Prayers cancelled at mosque and churches due to COVID-19 outbreak

FRIDAY prayers have been cancelled at the Shah Jahan Mosque in Woking for the first time in its 131-year history because of the coronavirus outbreak. The move followed a joint letter from... Read more »