Calling speakers for TEDxWoking 2021

A UNIQUE gathering of businesspeople aimed at unleashing new ideas and providing inspiration is returning to Woking in May next year. TEDxWoking is seeking charismatic people to speak at the event, under... Read more »

Local firms shine at food and drink awards

BUSINESSES in Horsell and Woking are celebrating success in the Surrey Life Food and Drink Awards. Deli Class won the Best Independent Food & Drink Retailer Award, Boz’s Fruit & Veg landed... Read more »

Customer service still key as motor trade businesses combine

TWO family run businesses have come together to provide a comprehensive car sales and vehicle workshop service to the local community. Chequers Cars has acquired Leonard Daborn Ltd and moved its operation... Read more »

Specialist gym opens second centre

A WOKING gym that specialises in personal training and medical rehabilitation has been so successful in its first two years that it has opened a second branch. Profound Fitness was set up... Read more »

Baking expert Jack sets up in new studios

PROFESSIONAL chef turned bread maker, Jack Sturgess, is taking his food demonstration and training business to a whole new level, as he collects the keys to his new base – the Bake... Read more »

Home care service recruiting more staff

CARE provider Right at Home is expanding its territory into the Woking area and recruiting staff for the new intitiative. Managing director Bob Thornton, manager Michelle Whittle and their team have been... Read more »

Molly’s rises from the ashes of Seafare

A FISH and chip shop that was devasted by fire is to reopen completely refurbished and with a new name. Seafare at St John’s will be serving again as Molly’s Fish ’n’... Read more »

Businesses in Ripley look to save village High Street

BUSINESSES in Ripley have come together to help save the village High Street. The Ripley Business Association is the first such organisation in the village and evolved between business owners during lockdown.... Read more »

Zero Waste shop expands thanks to help from community

THE support of the local community has helped a zero-waste pop-up shop to keep going during the coronavirus lockdown and it is now expanding. For the past few months, Bare and Fair... Read more »

Enterprising traders import popular Indian fruit and veg

IT HAS been raining Indian mangoes in Woking over the last few weeks. Two enterprising women working independently have sourced and supplied the king of fruits to local families in a year when... Read more »