‘Stop sending out unwanted plastic pots’

TAKEAWAY restaurants in Woking are being environmentally irresponsible by delivering unwanted food in plastic pots that have to be thrown away, a resident says. Sarah Staniford, who lives with her partner and... 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 »

Busy Christmas for Woking Foodbank

WOKING Foodbank reported another busy Christmas with 232 referrals to the charity last month, up 14% on December 2020. The number of adults and children provided with food was almost identical to... Read more »

Restaurant scoops top culinary award

A LOCAL restaurant has been recognised for achieving some of the highest culinary standards in the UK, in the annual AA Rosette Awards. The Clock House in Ripley was awarded three rosettes... Read more »

Displaying an abundant harvest

TASTE of Autumn returns to RHS Garden Wisley tomorrow, running from Wednesday 13 to Sunday 17 October, with spectacular autumn displays, an abundance of seasonal produce to enjoy, and, for the first... Read more »

Woking’s first vegan market declared a success

WOKING’S first vegan market has been welcomed by residents and visitors.  It was held last Saturday at the vacant 32 Goldsworth Road, which developers and site owners EcoWorld London are transforming into... Read more »

Slow cooker scheme to provide meals for struggling families

NEEDY families are being provided with slow cookers to help them prepare nutritious meals by an initiative set up by a couple from Horsell. John and Janet Thurston came up with the... Read more »

‘Happy occasion’ says MP as popular village pub reopens

ST JOHN’S is a great village that deserves to have a great gastropub, said Jonathan Lord, the Woking MP, at the reopening of The Rowbarge. Mr Lord was among six guests, including... Read more »

Looking to share her culinary skills

WOKING community cook Charlotte Fraser is drawing on chef Jamie Oliver’s skills to help families in need create simple and nutritional recipes. Charlotte works for FoodWise, a local Christian charity that, before... Read more »

Brewing up a fresh approach to beer for CREST21

BREWING up a fresh and different approach to beer is the goal of a Woking company hoping for the taste of success at the CREST21 Business Awards. The Good Living Brew Company... Read more »