Illustrating support for mental health charity

AN ILLUSTRATOR is selling her stock of prints at big discounts with a large portion going to the local mental health charity Woking Mind. Katie Hook, who runs a calligraphy and illustrations... Read more »

In praise of life in Pyrford

A JAUNTY song in praise of Pyrford is helping to raise money for Woking Hospice. The Pyrford Song by Ian Wishart has raised £1,800, split between the charity based in Goldsworth Park... Read more »

Zoom exercise class to support stroke victims

VIRTUAL exercise classes are being run by a Woking charity for people who have had strokes or have similar disabilities. Woking StrokeAbility is offering the classes every Tuesday and Saturday via the... Read more »

Local hero prepares free meals for Foodwise charity

NEW Life Church in Old Woking has partnered with Foodwise to provide free meals for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Foodwise, a charity that seeks to relieve the impact of financial... Read more »

Lockdown isolation enables domestic abusers warns charity

THE coronavirus lockdown is playing into the hands of perpetrators of domestic abuse because they can constantly monitor their victims who are isolated from outside help, says a Woking charity. Your Sanctuary... Read more »

Woking church prepares for virtual race around the world for charity

AN OPEN invitation has been made to join a mass virtual journey around the world – on foot, bicycle or scooter – in aid of the domestic abuse charity Your Sanctuary. The... Read more »

Kelly’s Run/Walk Together Apart stages virtual charity challenges

PUT your daily exercise to good use and help others at the same time, is the idea from Kelly’s Storage Charity Events. Unable to hold their usual live fundraising events due to... Read more »

Mum hits the ground running for local charity LinkAble

CHARITY runner Kim Owens is taking on one of her biggest challenges yet with plans to tackle the London Marathon race distance by running the full 26.2 miles around her garden and... Read more »

Wilko puts 1000 Easter eggs up for grabs to children’s charities

The Woking branch of Wilko has 1,000 Smarties Easter eggs it would like to donate to a charity or an organisation which cares for vulnerable and disadvantaged children. Anyone who would like... Read more »

Ovarian cancer survivor to appear in Ovacome charity fashion show

A WOKING grandmother who has been successfully treated for ovarian cancer is to take part in a charity fashion show. Kathryn Norris is one of 12 current and former cancer patients who... Read more »