Charlotte’s litter picking party

FRIENDS of a Woking schoolgirl received invitations to an unusual event to celebrate her sixth birthday. Charlotte Thwaites asked 18 children to join her on a litter-picking expedition in their neighbourhood. She... Read more »

Zara’s special party to support children’s hospital

A CHILDREN’S party organiser is arranging a special party to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital. Zara Mizen, who lives in Old Woking, founded Koala Kids Parties in March last year.... Read more »

Family yoga session for ovarian cancer charity

A FAMILY yoga class near Woking is to run a fundraising session for the charity Target Ovarian Cancer. Magical Yoga Tree, which runs every Sunday from 10am to 10.45am at Heather Farm... Read more »

Residents’ donation helps equip toddler group

A TODDLER group that was saved from closing by two mums who took it over has been able to buy equipment thanks to a donation from a local residents’ group. Kerryanne Bell... Read more »

German singing group helps Bisley kindersingen

A GERMAN singing group for children is running every Saturday morning at the Bisley Yurt. It was set up by Uta Williams, born in East Germany but resident in Knaphill since 2010.... Read more »

Foodbank boost from festive craft session

CHILDREN got into a festive mood while helping raise money for the Woking Foodbank on Sunday afternoon. They were taking part in a Christmas craft session organised by Trudi Fletcher, who is... Read more »

Santa at Squires

SANTA Claus will be arriving at Squire’s Garden Centre in Woking at 9.30am on Saturday in a horse-drawn carriage. It’s free to watch and have your picture taken with him, and he’ll... Read more »

Arts & crafts for half-term fun

GUY Fawkes Night and Halloween will feature in the half-term activities at Woking’s Lightbox gallery next week. There will be a combination of drop-in family workshops and bookable activities on offer, starting with... Read more »

Charity arranges Woking panto treat for children

NEARLY 1,300 children with special needs and their families are to get free tickets to the Aladdin at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking, courtesy of a Chobham-based charity. The Children with... Read more »

Woking Fire station open day

WOKING Fire Station opened its doors to the public recently and was rewarded with an excellent turnout under glorious blue skies. The free event, on 14 September, drew plenty of families, who... Read more »