Rooms with a view of bygone Woking

THIS week, Peeps into the Past focuses mainly on hotels in Woking town centre – but that wasn’t the original idea. Reader Mark Coxhead emailed me two old picture postcards from his... Read more »

Stepping back in time to shop in Chertsey Road

THIS week, we take another look at Woking’s shops in years gone by. Pictured looking for the perfect wedding ring in January 1981 are a young engaged couple. They are assisted by... Read more »

Chertsey Road closes for resurfacing

PART of Chertsey Road through the town centre will be closed to traffic from Monday for five weeks. From Monday 17 August to Friday 18 September, the road will be closed to... Read more »
RELOCATION - McLaren GT are making the switch from Leicestershire to Woking

Leicestershire racing car builder set for move to former McLaren facility

A RACING car builder from Leicestershire is moving into the former McLaren F1 ­assembly facility near ­Chertsey Road. McLaren GT currently makes the £325,000 ­McLaren 12C GT3 at its factory in Bardon... Read more »