MP thanks volunteer networks and community, as Woking records lowest CV-19 infection rate

WOKING has recorded the lowest number of coronavirus cases of all the boroughs across Surrey. Despite being one of the biggest towns in the county, Woking also has the lowest rate of... Read more »

Woking MP expresses disappointment at M25 inaction

WOKING MP Jonathan Lord has expressed his disappointment that there has been no immediate resolution agreed to resurfacing the M25 between junctions 10 and 11. Speaking at a Westminster Debate last week, ... Read more »

Action group presents M25 petition to Downing Street

WOKING MP Jonathan Lord joined residents in presenting a petition to 10 Downing Street lobbying the Government to resurface the M25 between junctions 10 and 11.   The M25 Resurfacing Action Group,... Read more »

Lunch boasts the benefits of working in Woking

LADIES who lunch took on a whole new meaning when the Federation of Small Businesses hosted its first Woking Women in Business luncheon. Among the guests was multi-award winning Julianne Ponan, CEO... Read more »

Welcome Church opens new chapel

WELCOME Church in Woking opened the doors of their new purpose-built chapel on Sunday morning and welcomed over 1,200 guests. As well as coffee, tea and a choice of pastries, the launch... Read more »

Woking remains Conservative in General Election 2019

WOKING has remained a Conservative constituency, returning Jonathan Lord as MP. On a night of Tory gains across the country, Mr Lord was elected with 26,396 – a reduction of 3,507 compared... Read more »

Woking activists lobby for climate change action

WOKING climate change activists took part in a 12,000-strong lobby of MPs at Parliament calling for immediate action to help the environment. Woking MP Jonathan Lord was among 225 MPs who accepted... Read more »

Local climate champion invites MP Jonathan Lord to mass climate lobby

AN invitation to Woking MP Jonathan Lord from an 18-year-old West Byfleet constituent will see him taking a rickshaw ride to meet campaigners from across the UK for a mass climate lobby... Read more »

Ministerial visit boost for technology company

THE Woking-based digital intranet software company Invotra hosted a visit by Anne Milton, the   Apprenticeships and Skills Minister. The visit marked Apprenticeship Week and also International Women’s Day. Mrs Milton was formerly... Read more »

Green belt petition goes to parliament

A PETITION to protect Green Belt land in Woking borough from development has been delivered to Parliament and will be sent to James Brokenshire, the Secretary of State for Housing.  The 1,250-signature... Read more »