Woking company crowned Law Firm of the Year

A COMPANY from Woking has been crowned the county’s Law Firm of the Year 2021 by Surrey Law Society, with one of its founders also gaining a prestigious individual accolade. Representatives of... Read more »

Technology company receives Queen’s Award

SHEERWATER-based company Overview has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation, following a ceremony at its premises on Kingswey business park. The company, which employs 45 people, designs, develops and manufactures... Read more »

Top award for Hasti from Chief Scout

A GIRL from West Byfleet with a rare genetic condition has earned the Chief Scout’s Personal Award, only 11 of which were awarded nationally last year. Hasti Brannigan, nine, was presented with... Read more »

Stunning photos win recognition at the highest level

THE work of an amateur photographer from Woking has been awarded the first level of distinction by the Royal Photographic Society. Richard Sheldrake, who is vice-president of the Woking Photographic Society, has... Read more »

International award for Woking golf coach

A WOKING golf coach who introduces children as young as two to the game has won a prestigious international award. Leah Roelich is the first recipient of the Leadbetter Kids Coach of... Read more »

Top award for barefoot fundraiser Chris

A WEST Byfleet father has won a national Pride of Britain award for helping to raise more than £600,000 to find a treatment for his daughter’s rare genetic condition. Chris Brannigan raised... Read more »

Red Cross volunteer awarded for pandemic service

A RED Cross volunteer has been awarded a special edition commemorative coin for his role as a driver during the coronavirus lockdown. His outstanding contributions to volunteering as the charity celebrates its... Read more »

Byfleet house builder among the leaders in keeping workforce happy

BYFLEET housebuilder Churchill Retirement Living has been named in the Top 100 Best Companies to work for in the UK by the Sunday Times, achieving an impressive third place. The winners were... Read more »

Barnsbury Primary School receives science award

BARNSBURY Primary School and Nursery has been awarded the prestigious Primary Science Quality Mark for its commitment to excellence in science teaching and learning. Barnsbury is one of just 300 schools to... Read more »

Woking burning car hero receives Royal Humane Society’s highest award

A WOKING man who risked his life by helping to rescue a driver and his young daughter from a burning car has been given the Royal Humane Society’s highest award. Lee Watts,... Read more »