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 »

Woking athlete misses out on podium chance as European championships cancelled

THE global coronavirus pandemic has prevented a Woking masters athlete from competing for a podium place in European championships. Kim Valente has been training for the European Masters Athletics Championships, which was... 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 »

Musical cancelled an hour before curtain up

THE musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert was cancelled at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking with just an hour to curtain up after all Ambassador Theatre Group venues were closed because... Read more »

Community rallies to help neighbours as coronavirus grips

AS peoples’ daily lives are turned upside down by the coronavirus outbreak, the local community is finding ways to rally together. Residents and businesses are gearing up to help fellow neighbours as... Read more »