Appeal for more support for Ukraine as donations decline

DWINDLING stocks at the humanitarian aid for Ukraine hub in Chobham have led the organisers to renew their appeal for donations. The charity that set up the initiative at Fairoaks Airport is... Read more »

Mayor impressed by Ukraine relief effort run from local airport

THE Mayor of Woking has praised the relief effort for Ukraine being co-ordinated at Fairoaks Airport. Cllr Liam Lyons was hugely impressed when he visited the hub last Friday to witness first-hand... Read more »

Charity keeps filling airport hangar with aid for Ukraine

DONATIONS to a humanitarian aid charity are pouring into its hub at Fairoaks Airport, where up to 70 volunteers are sorting and packing items that are being driven in vans to Ukraine.... Read more »

Bakers prepare for a big-hearted sale

A CAKE sale to raise funds to help displaced families in Ukraine will be held at Mayford Athletic Football Club on Sunday. The sale, organised by Little Bakers, Big Hearts, is from... Read more »

‘It’s just people helping people, and they appreciate what we’re trying to do’

A KNAPHILL man has joined the relief effort in Ukraine by driving his supplies-laden van to the war-torn country. Dave Wright loaded up with donations from several collection points, including St Mary’s... Read more »

Robert on the frontline to help feed Ukraine

A WEST Byfleet man is on the front line in Ukraine helping to feed and provide medical attention to the local population in the face of the invasion by Russian forces. Robert... Read more »

So grateful for ‘avalanche’ of aid from a supportive community

THE HUMAN tragedy unfolding in war-torn Ukraine has seen one Woking woman leading an outpouring of support to help people seeking refuge in Poland and those still living under the Russian bombardment.... Read more »

Mercy mission for Ukraine

FOUR articulated lorries laden with relief supplies for Ukrainian refugees will be leaving Bisley over the next two weeks. Kingswood Pallets, a haulage company based in the village, is providing the trucks... Read more »

Local shoppers thanked for donating more than 17,000 meals

GENEROUS shoppers at local Tesco stores have been thanked after helping to donate more than 1.5 million meals’ worth of food to help charities feed people during Christmas and the winter months.... Read more »

Generous shoppers help children’s charity coin it in

WOKING Shopping has raised almost £500 for its charity of the year. Sebastian’s Action Trust was nominated as the chosen charity in 2020, but as the pandemic then restricted fundraising Woking Shopping... Read more »