Golfers chip in for two charities

MEMBERS of Hoebridge Golf Club raised more than £17,000 last year for two local charities. The money will be divided between LinkAble and Woking Age Concern to help support some of the... Read more »

Young baker Izzy, 6, raises £1,100 for charity

A ST JOHN’S schoolgirl has raised more than £1,100 for charity by selling cupcakes she baked during lockdown. Izzy Schupbach, aged six, was inspired by talks about values at her school, St... Read more »

Supermarket support for local good causes

SHOPPERS in the Woking area managed to raise thousands of pounds last year through Co-op supermarket branches to help a number of local good causes. The Co-op’s Local Community Fund is giving... Read more »

Survey aims to help residents feel more connected

A CHARITY group is asking residents to take part in a short online survey to gauge the local effects of loneliness and isolation. Back in March, just before lockdown began, Redeeming Our... Read more »

Vote for the home with the best festive decorations

VOTING is now open for the Woking & Sam Beare Hospices Light Up Your Home competition. Residents across the borough have decorated the outside of their homes and passers-by can vote for... Read more »

Festive £500 from Titan for local charity

TITAN Storage Solutions, which has a branch in Woking, is asking its Facebook followers to nominate a local charity to receive a £500 donation this Christmas. Charities can be put forward to... Read more »

Organisers delighted with support for charity shop

A LOCAL charity has raised more than £700 in the first three days’ trading at its Pretty and Pre-loved shop in Byfleet Village Hall. The Byfleet-based Matthew Hackney Foundation, which provides counselling... Read more »

Add some sparkle to your home and support the hospice

BRING a little sparkle and festive joy to your neighbourhood – and provide a boost for the Woking Hospice at the same time. That’s the challenge for residents around the area, as... Read more »

Pub staff raise £6,000 in tribute to cricketing legend Bob Willis

STAFF from a Woking-based pub company have raised £6,000 for prostate cancer research in honour of a cricketing hero who was a regular customer. People working at pubs including The Red Lion... Read more »

Garden sleep-out raising foodbank funds

A 10-YEAR-OLD West End boy is raising money for a charity fighting hunger by sleeping in his garden in a tent for a year. Freddie Owen started the sleepout on 27 March... Read more »