Chobham Carnival will distribute up to £10,000 in grants

THIS year’s Chobham Carnival has been confirmed as a record-breaker, raising more money for good causes than at any time in the history of the event. The organisers have between £8,000 and... Read more »

Dad of two appeals for help in battle with brain cancer

A WOKING man is appealing for help as he battles brain cancer. Istvan Varga, 40, has lived with cancer for almost 10 years, but the recent discovery of multiple new lesions –... Read more »

Dragons battle it out for top spot

IT WAS a nail-biting finish in the final of Sunday’s dragon boat races on Goldsworth Park Lake, with just hundredths of a second separating the three contestants. The result – in favour... Read more »

Fitness group’s fun run supports Ukrainian family

MUMS and their families ran for fun and decorated umbrellas to help support Ukrainians who have come to stay in the area while war rages in their country. Their efforts in Woking... Read more »

A welcome return for hospice’s Dragon Boat Fun Day this weekend

THE lifting of almost all pandemic restrictions is enabling Woking Hospice to mark its 25th anniversary through mass-participation fundraising events and fully opening its charity shops. The main fundraiser is the return... Read more »

MoonWalk is back, join in to make a difference

THOUSANDS of people are expected to take to the streets of London in May to raise money for breast cancer charities when an event organised by a Sheerwater-based charity returns. The MoonWalk... Read more »

Nursery has been staunch in support of war-torn country

FAMILIES and staff at Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham have joined in a series of fundraising initiatives to support the people of Ukraine. This included dressing in the colours of the Ukrainian... Read more »

Fun for dogs and owners at fundraising agility tests

DOG owners turned out in force last Saturday to enter their pets for a series of fundraising agility tests at Heather Farm in Horsell. The event was organised by Breda Dallimore, a... Read more »

Little Bakers raise another £1,000 for Ukraine

A CHILDREN’S cookery group raised another £1,000 to help displaced families in Ukraine with a cake sale at Mayford Athletic Football Club last Sunday. Little Bakers, Big Hearts’ total contribution to the... Read more »

Live celebration after party fun went online

A WOKING children’s party organiser is marking the third anniversary of the business with a party at the Woking FC stadium. Koala Kids Parties was founded in 2019 by Zara Mizen, who... Read more »