Red Cross volunteer awarded for pandemic service

A RED Cross volunteer has been awarded a special edition commemorative coin for his role as a driver during the coronavirus lockdown. His outstanding contributions to volunteering as the charity celebrates its... Read more »

Zero Waste shop expands thanks to help from community

THE support of the local community has helped a zero-waste pop-up shop to keep going during the coronavirus lockdown and it is now expanding. For the past few months, Bare and Fair... Read more »

Brooklands Museum finds new ways to welcome back visitors

BROOKLANDS Museum’s historic vehicle and aircraft collections open to the public again on Saturday, with visitors required to book timed-entry tickets in advance. The museum, ranged across 32-acres of the former aircraft... Read more »

Elysee tells the Queen about life in lockdown

WHEN 13-year-old Elysee Spacie became concerned that the Queen might be worried during lockdown, she decided to write to her. The Gordon’s School student told Her Majesty about the vegetables she is... Read more »

Outdoor gymnastic classes for all the family

A GYMNASTICS club aimed at families is picking up new members since moving from a village hall to the field outside to comply with social distancing. Springbox and Springtots has been running... Read more »

Royals stay active with outdoor training

LOCKDOWN has meant Woking-based Royals Allstars missed out on their biggest competition of the year – but the athletes came up with innovative training methods and managed to keep in regular touch over... Read more »

Online pilates classes have been a Zooming success

A PILATES teacher who had to move her classes online because of coronavirus is planning to keep the format because they have been so popular. Claire Seager, who ran nine classes a... Read more »

Can-do attitude keeps Scouts going

THE 7th Woking Scout Group has responded with enthusiasm and creativity to the challenges of COVID-19. Inspired by forward-thinking and “can do” leadership, an array of ventures has been tackled with gusto... Read more »

Chairman’s stark warning to Woking FC fans

CARDS’ chairman Rosemary Johnson has warned fans to expect the worst when the club finally get the go-ahead to begin the 2020-21 season. The coronavirus pandemic and lack of guidance from the football... Read more »

Breathing life back into the local economy

A CAMPAIGN has been launched by #Wearewoking urging residents and visitors to the town centre and surrounding areas to shop, eat and enjoy everything local as more businesses reopen. The new Love... Read more »