Tributes to pioneer of football club’s links with the community

THE leader of Woking Football Club’s work in the community has retired after 17 years in the role. Jane Booth, also well known as Jane Spong, a pioneer of fostering engagement between... Read more »

Club raises funds to help get others on their bikes

WOKING Cycling Club have presented a cheque for £1,020 to national charity Cycling Projects, and the same amount to Woking & Sam Beare Hospices. The £2,040 was raised by cycling club members... Read more »

Record number of visitors for the blooming beautiful

THE JOY of being out and about again meant that this year’s Horsell Garden Safari may have achieved record numbers in visitors and funds raised. The organised tour of gardens in Horsell... Read more »

New Woking Mayor joins the chain gang

COUNCILLOR Liam Lyons was elected 47th Mayor of Woking at the official mayor-making ceremony held last week in the Council Chamber. Raised in Dublin, Cllr Lyons has lived in the UK since... Read more »

Restricting height of tall buildings would create ‘a skyline of little interest’

RESTRICTING the height of tall buildings in Woking town centre will lead to challenges by developers that will be difficult to resist, the borough council’s executive committee was told last week. It... Read more »

Councillor running to raise money for defibrillator

COUNCILLOR Liam Lyons will be running the Surrey Half Marathon to raise money to install a public defibrillator at Woking United Reformed Church. The defibrillator, positioned on an external wall of the... Read more »