Woking powers to the top of Vitality Index

WOKING has clinched top spot in the UK Vitality Index 2021, an annual assessment of the health of the UK’s towns and cities outside of London. The town combined the best rankings... Read more »

MP urges businesses to enter CREST21 awards

BUSINESSES across Surrey have been encouraged by Jonathan Lord, the Woking MP, to enter the CREST21 Sustainable Business Awards and gain the recognition that they deserve in helping to protect the environment.... Read more »

Award success for pool providers

A LOCAL company has scooped an armful of national industry awards for their hot tub and swimming pool installations. Falcon Pools, based in Woodham, was a multiple winner at the British Pool... Read more »

Entrepreneur steps out in sleepwear

HELPING women sleep more soundly is the aim of a Woking businesswoman, who wants to transform their bedtimes. Selina Evelyn has launched a range of pyjamas that she is selling through an... Read more »

Family firm cleans up

A CLEANING business that was started because a dad wanted to spend more time with his five children has thrived during the pandemic. SEC Surrey Exterior Cleaning began a year ago when... Read more »

Growth in new businesses despite COVID lockdown

SURREY registered 11,997 new businesses last year, an 8.7% increase on the 11,032 formed in 2019. The number of companies in the county is now 105,715, which shows 5% growth from the... Read more »

Bright spark Josh builds on his reputation

A YOUNG electrician who found himself out of work after completing his apprenticeship set out on his own and is now running a thriving business. Josh Lawrence has lived in the Woking... Read more »

Keynote speakers unveiled for CREST21 Awards

EXPERT speakers have been unveiled for the CREST21 Awards, Surrey’s inaugural business sustainability awards. The speakers will be sharing their knowledge and experience in driving sustainability forward, as well as celebrating the... Read more »

New business sustainability awards going live

SURREY’S inaugural business sustainability awards are launching next week. The CREST21 Business Awards – promoting firms with policies and practices that support the environment – are free to enter, and open to... Read more »

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 »