What a performance on bin night!

BIN night has been theatrical performance night in a road at West End for almost a year, as a pub landlady cheers up her neighbours during the COVID-19 pandemic. Andrea Belcher has... Read more »

Blooms put spring in the step of passers-by

A HORSELL artist has created a local community project to bring a little cheer to people while they take their daily exercise. Hannah Bruce is the creative mind behind Woking Window Flower... Read more »

Pub’s community spirit puts it up for national award

THE Junction Tap in Woking has reached the national finals of the Great British Pub Awards – with its general manager in line to be dubbed a hero for making personal protective... Read more »

Teenage artist raises over £1,000 for NHS with log art creations

A CREATIVE teenager has been keeping herself busy during the lockdown by painting rainbows and cartoon characters to raise money for the NHS. Carrie Price, 13, let her imagination fly after seeing... Read more »

Pebble Train proves a runaway success

A SIMPLE project to share and enjoy hand-painted art with the neighbourhood has proved a runaway success. Rose (10) and Leo (7) Wyatt started the St John’s Village pebble train in mid-May.... Read more »

Paul’s project makes him a model citizen

A KNAPHILL man has put a smile on people’s faces during the coronavirus outbreak by becoming a model citizen. Paul Staps, who lives on the border of Bisley Common and Knaphill, has... 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 »

Singalong lifts village spirits

THE residents of Byfleet are taking part in a mass singalong from their gardens and streets to bring some cheer to the local community. Byfleet Sings was set up by former professional... Read more »

Generosity at a difficult time

LAST Thursday we and all our neighbours clapped for the NHS, carers, and volunteers who are doing everything they can to support those in need, writes John Ashcroft. Recently, a leaflet dropped... Read more »

Lockdown unites neighbourhood

THE coronavius lockdown has united residents of a road in Pyrford, who have come together from the isolation of their homes. A WhatsApp group, set up by Myra Clarke to provide practical... Read more »