Welcome boost for Your Sanctuary charity

A WOKING-based domestic abuse charity has been awarded more than £60,000 in additional funding to help with the costs of adapting working practices during lockdown and coping with the expected increase in... Read more »

Church members raise thousands to aid domestic abuse charity

WELCOME Church has raised almost £32,500 for the Woking domestic abuse charity YourSanctuary in a huge fundraising effort involving hundreds of people. Towards the beginning of the coronavirus lockdown, the church asked... Read more »

Lockdown isolation enables domestic abusers warns charity

THE coronavirus lockdown is playing into the hands of perpetrators of domestic abuse because they can constantly monitor their victims who are isolated from outside help, says a Woking charity. Your Sanctuary... Read more »

Council supports White Ribbon Day

WOKING Borough Council has dressed the town centre’s most prominent figures to mark White Ribbon Day, also known as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Towards Women. The symbolic act... Read more »

Your Sanctuary coffee morning

AROUND £500 was raised at a coffee morning in Knaphill for a charity which supports domestic violence victims. The event, held Saturday morning last week at the village Methodist church, attracted more... Read more »

Vicar to cycle to Paris for YourSanctuary

A VICAR is to cycle nearly 280 miles between London and Paris, hoping to raise £5,000 for the Woking-based domestic abuse charity YourSanctuary. The Rev Neil Hopkins is vicar of Holy Trinity... Read more »