Shoppers help store raise £15,000 for NHS charities

CUSTOMERS of the Marks and Spencer store at Brooklands have been involved in raising more than £15,200 for NHS Charities Together during the COVID-19 crisis. Since April, they have been donating money... Read more »

Prince praises cemetery staff

THE Earl of Wessex has visited Brookwood Cemetery and thanked staff who have been dealing with extra pressure from the coronavirus pandemic. Prince Edward also heard about the work of the Surrey... Read more »

Support for stressed carers under pandemic pressure

CARERS in Woking are to be given extra help as pressure has increased on them because of the coronavirus crisis. Barbara Cormie, from Action for Carers Surrey, said the isolation of those... Read more »

Soft drinks company Esprala helps NHS with thirsty work

A SOFT drinks company whose launch was delayed by the coronavirus outbreak has donated 18,000 cans to NHS workers and a chain of foodbanks. Woking-based Esprala is able to sell its products... Read more »

Gift boxes for supportive angels

A GIFT shop in St John’s has given hampers of goodies to local people helping others during the coronavirus pandemic – and is looking for support from the community to keep the... Read more »

Local hero prepares free meals for Foodwise charity

NEW Life Church in Old Woking has partnered with Foodwise to provide free meals for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Foodwise, a charity that seeks to relieve the impact of financial... Read more »