Crackdown on HGVs driving through village

SURREY Police are writing to a skip hire company whose drivers have been persistently ignoring the 7.5 tonne weight limit on Chobham High Street. The owners of 15 lorries which weigh 44-tonnes... Read more »

Village show prize fund was equivalent of £8,600

THIS week we take a closer look at the annual agricultural and horticultural shows held at Chobham towards the end of the 19th century. A previous Peeps article included a photograph from... Read more »

When Chobham embraced the beet generation

HUGE vegetables were set out for inspection in a photograph of what appears to be a farming competition in Chobham many decades ago. The picture was taken in a field near the... Read more »

Dads’ group running to raise mental health funds

TEN middle-aged dads from Chobham are training to take part in a socially distanced half-marathon around the village next month. They will be setting out at the same time from their homes,... Read more »

Big Bear brings a touch of whimsy to Chobham lockdown

PEOPLE passing a house in Chobham during the coronavirus crisis have been entertained by a giant teddy bear appearing in everchanging costumes. Big Bear has been dressed up differently by Sue and... Read more »

Gala Day at RSPCA Millbrook

THERE were hundreds of wagging tails and smiling faces at Chobham’s RSPCA centre for its biggest fundraising day of the year on Sunday. Millbrook was packed with people and a variety of... Read more »

Student wins £68,000 car,with £20,000 in the boot

A CHOBHAM student’s keen eye has landed him a car worth £68,000 – and £20,000 in cash. Sam Shaw staked just £3.75 in a spot the ball competition to win an Audi... Read more »

Children from Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham performed The Sleepy Shepherd

CHILDREN at Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham showcased their talents with a show-stopping performance of The Sleepy Shepherd. The Nativity-themed performance at the day nursery in Pennypot Lane was professionally filmed and... Read more »

Mother pays tribute to teenage son who died after taking powerful drug at Chobham party

A TERRIFYING drug known to have made people act as if  ‘‘possessed’’ may have claimed the life of a Surrey teenager who died after attending a party in Chobham on Saturday night.... Read more »
FAMOUS FACES - the Bunbury side that beat Chobham

Celebrity Bunbury team go to bat for village club

JOHN SALAKO and Joe Kinnear are not names usually synonymous with the game of cricket. In fact the former England winger, and the ex-Wimbledon and Newcastle manager are much more at home... Read more »