Firefighters rush to douse flames on common

A HEATHLAND fire swept across parts of Horsell Common on Tuesday afternoon, with local firefighters rushing to the scene. Surrey Fire and Rescue sent one fire engine, five specialist wildfire vehicles and... Read more »

Lions’ Martian race goes virtual

MEMBERS of St John’s Running Club will be among those tackling the Martian virtual race organised by Woking Lions. The Martian Race has taken place on Horsell Common since 2015, but had... Read more »

McLaren staff tidy up common

AROUND 30 McLaren employees have spent a day helping the Horsell Common Preservation Society maintain the land that borders the company’s main Woking site. Employees worked in teams alongside local residents to... Read more »

Martian Race raises around £10,000 for charity

WOKING Lions Club celebrated its most successful charity run on Sunday. More than 600 runners registered for its Martian Race, with about 510 taking part. The June 30th event, over a choice... Read more »
COMMON GROUND - the new wildlife centre will be for everyone

Horsell Common wetlands project to top £1million

HORSELL Common is set to undergo a massive revitalisation in a bid to encourage more wildlife in the borough. The 17-acre site in Chobham Road, which belongs to the Horsell Common Preservation Society,... Read more »