Top award for barefoot fundraiser Chris

A WEST Byfleet father has won a national Pride of Britain award for helping to raise more than £600,000 to find a treatment for his daughter’s rare genetic condition. Chris Brannigan raised... Read more »

Anglers’ competition lands record sum for hospice

A RECORD £2,800 was raised for the Woking & Sam Beare Hospices at an annual fundraising fishing competition. The total comfortably beat the previous record of £2,000, which was set last year.... Read more »

Charity boss going extra mile in round-the-clock run

THE head of a Woking-based charity will begin her latest fundraising challenge on Saturday. Starting at noon, Alison Keeley, CEO of LinkAble, aims to run at least a mile every hour until... Read more »

Pupils’ bounce-a-thon helps the hospice

PUPILS at a Horsell school have raised more than £1,400 for Woking & Sam Beare Hospice through a sponsored mufti day and bounce-a-thon. he children of Club House at St. Andrew’s, ably... Read more »

Local support spurs on marathon efforts to beat the weather

THREE women helped to raise nearly £13,000 for charity by running the virtual London Marathon from their homes in Woking and West End. Tamsin Sharland, from Goldsworth Park, helped to raise £6,500... Read more »

Couple take on 100 miles in a day charity cycle challenge

A LOCAL couple have raised £1,500 for the charity Action for Carers Surrey by cycling 100 miles in a day around the Surrey Hills. Jessica Griffiths and Patrick Carter decided to do... Read more »

Citizens Advice team put themselves to the test

STAFF, volunteers and trustees of Citizens Advice Woking are hoping to raise £10,000 for the charity by taking part in a variety of activities from exercise to baking cakes around the theme... Read more »

Litter picker’s boost to charity fund

A ST JOHN’S woman is picking up litter in the local area for a month to raise money for Christian Aid after its street collections were halted by coronavirus. Lynda Shore has... Read more »

Daring Dennis does it again

WHEN it comes to raising money for Woking & Sam Beare Hospices, Dennis Sparks likes a challenge. So, to mark his 85th birthday, he decided to take on the world’s fastest zip... Read more »

Hair salon raises money for research into owner’s condition

STAFF at a hairdressing salon are raising money for a charity which supports research into the illness suffered by the business’s owner. They are fundraising for the Brain Tumour Charity, with the... Read more »