Appeal for more support for Ukraine as donations decline

DWINDLING stocks at the humanitarian aid for Ukraine hub in Chobham have led the organisers to renew their appeal for donations. The charity that set up the initiative at Fairoaks Airport is... Read more »

Mayor impressed by Ukraine relief effort run from local airport

THE Mayor of Woking has praised the relief effort for Ukraine being co-ordinated at Fairoaks Airport. Cllr Liam Lyons was hugely impressed when he visited the hub last Friday to witness first-hand... Read more »

Nursery has been staunch in support of war-torn country

FAMILIES and staff at Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham have joined in a series of fundraising initiatives to support the people of Ukraine. This included dressing in the colours of the Ukrainian... Read more »

Local man helping in war zone ‘puts others first’

THE mother of a West Byfleet man working to help those in Ukraine whose lives have been devastated by the conflict spoke frankly to the News & Mail this week about her... Read more »

‘It’s just people helping people, and they appreciate what we’re trying to do’

A KNAPHILL man has joined the relief effort in Ukraine by driving his supplies-laden van to the war-torn country. Dave Wright loaded up with donations from several collection points, including St Mary’s... Read more »

Robert’s harrowing experiences of the invasion

A WEST Byfleet man working in Ukraine to help the local population has described in often harrowing detail his experience of the Russian invasion. Robert Bell, 27, the founder and chairman of... Read more »

So grateful for ‘avalanche’ of aid from a supportive community

THE HUMAN tragedy unfolding in war-torn Ukraine has seen one Woking woman leading an outpouring of support to help people seeking refuge in Poland and those still living under the Russian bombardment.... Read more »

Mercy mission for Ukraine

FOUR articulated lorries laden with relief supplies for Ukrainian refugees will be leaving Bisley over the next two weeks. Kingswood Pallets, a haulage company based in the village, is providing the trucks... Read more »