Fundraising goal as stars come to Woking for charity football match

A HOST of celebrities will be putting on their boots when Woking Football Club stages a charity match at the Laithwaite Community Stadium. Ant Middleton, Calum Best, James Arthur, Love Island’s Callum... Read more »

Rugby club honours young fundraisers with top award

TWO junior rugby players who between them have raised many thousands of pounds for charity have been given a top award by their club. Freddie Owen and Will Priddy are joint winners... Read more »

Katie’s swim challenge helps her through the sadness of grief

A WOKING woman is to take on a swimming challenge in memory of her husband who died from a cardiac arrest at the leisure centre. Jamie Hunt, 44, collapsed after going to... Read more »

Record fundraising at school

STUDENTS at an Old Woking secondary school have raised more than £17,000 for a series of charities, including locally based The Lighthouse. St John the Baptist pupils marked the 40 days of... Read more »

Chris completes Jurassic marathon for mental health charity

A WOKING man has completed a 100km ultra marathon in support of a mental health charity, despite badly damaging a knee in a fall less than a quarter of the way into... Read more »

Charity canal trek in memory of Jack

A WOKING DJ has raised more than £900 for Shooting Star Chase children’s hospice in memory of his nephew by walking the entire length of the Basingstoke Canal towpath. Andy Mabbutt and... Read more »

Scout group’s impressive start to 6,000 mile challenge

THE 1st St John’s Scout Group has made an impressive start to its 6,000 miles in 60 days challenge. Since it began last month, more than £1,200 has been raised by the... Read more »

Cathy’s fundraising walk covers distance from the Cenotaph to Dunkirk

A SPONSORED walker who covered the distance between The Cenotaph in London and Dunkirk in France has raised more than £3,000 for the Poppy Appeal. Cathy Corner strolled a total of 133... Read more »

Mike’s gruelling challenge for charity that supported him as a schoolboy

A FORMER New Haw schoolboy is taking part in a 75-mile running challenge to raise money for a charity that helped him through childhood trauma. Mike Pyman will be running five miles... Read more »

Ursula steps out for charity and herself

A SEND woman has raised more than £300 for cancer support charity Maggie’s Centres by walking 10,000 steps a day. Ursula Crawley was inspired to complete her first fundraiser as an antidote... Read more »