Post-coronation celebration attended by 20,000

“NEVER before has there been such a day in Woking,” wrote the News & Mail on reporting the events in the local area, as Peeps into the Past looks back to celebrate... Read more »

Knitting group creates colourful woolly tributes to Her Majesty

A WEST Byfleet knitting group entertained about a hundred guests at their Jubilee celebration afternoon tea last week. The WitKnits welcomed many of their 92 volunteer knitters to the hall of St... Read more »

Village sparkles for Platinum Jubilee thanks to clean-up team

CHOBHAM is sparkling for the Platinum Jubilee celebrations after the annual cleaning of railings alongside The Leat stream in upper High Street. A team of ten volunteers led by parish council chairman... Read more »

Jubilee holds special meaning for local couple

THE Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations this weekend will have a special meaning for a Woking couple, taking them back to the day they watched the coronation procession on The Mall, exactly 69... Read more »

Jubilee holiday will begin with beacon lighting

A BEACON will light up Woking town centre as the borough joins a blazing chain of tributes around the country to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The flames in Jubilee Square will... Read more »

Tree planting marks Queen’s jubilee

A TREE was planted on Plough Green in the centre of Byfleet village last week to mark The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The event realised the vision of resident Jean Smith, who as... Read more »

Children star in planting of Queen’s jubilee hedge

CHILDREN played a major part in the planting of a special hedge in Chobham to mark the Queen’s platinum jubilee. St Lawrence Primary School pupils carefully embedded 100 tiny trees, known as... Read more »