Family fun with arts and crafts

WITH the school summer holidays under way, The Lightbox gallery and museum in Woking aims to keep creative juices flowing with a packed schedule of arts and crafts activities to keep the... Read more »

Fun farewell to leave children with happy memories

TREATS in bubbles were enjoyed by children at a St John’s infant school, as they relished a leaving party that was still great fun despite the coronavirus restrictions. The Oaktree School was... Read more »

Competition inspires tots with a passion for art

BUDDING artists from Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham showed their creative side with a series of still-life paintings as part of a competition run by Antler Homes and local estate agents Seymours.... Read more »

Dragon in school helps fire pupils’ imaginations

A MYSTERY was solved at Bisley Primary School when a friendly dragon arrived to take part in some special assemblies. The discovery of an ancient-looking book in the school grounds had excited... Read more »

Teacher’s ‘preschool in a box’ helps educate children at home

A HORSELL teacher has created a set of preschool educational activities to help parents and grandparents teach children at home. Halcyon Manton describes her Peggy Orange sets as “preschool in a box”... Read more »

Superhero kids have fun while supporting Great Ormond Street Hospital

CHILDREN across the area helped to raise nearly £300 for Great Ormond Street Hospital by joining a special party dressed as their favourite superhero. The Superhero Extravaganza Charity Zoom Party, run by... Read more »

Easter workshops to keep youngsters entertained

THE doors may be closed to visitors at The Lightbox in Woking due to COVID-19 restrictions, but it has set up some cracking virtual workshops for young people over the Easter holiday.... Read more »

National award for local project linking care homes and schools through music

A WOKING-BASED project that links care homes and schools through music and other forms of art has won a national award for an initiative it ran at the start of the pandemic.... Read more »

Junior players show their love of rugby via cake!

JUNIOR rugby players who are missing their training sessions have headed for the kitchen to take up cake creation. They rose to the challenge of the Mighty Chobham Bake Off to produce... Read more »

Family’s year of challenges to fundraise for hospice

A FAMILY from Bisley will attempt to complete a new challenge each month throughout the year to raise money for the Woking & Sam Beare Hospices. The four Kemp children, Ella, 12,... Read more »