Benches mark dedicated service

A MUCH-loved former West Byfleet borough and Byfleets county councillor has been commemorated by the unveiling of two benches. Richard Wilson’s life was remembered at ceremonies at Plough Green in Byfleet and... Read more »

Tribute to resident who was mainstay of village life

BYFLEET paid tribute to a hugely popular figure when an invited audience attended the dedication of a bench in his honour. Godfrey Chapples was a mainstay of the village, notably as a... Read more »

Listeners pay tributes after death of radio DJ Lara

TRIBUTES have been paid to Radio Woking DJ Lara McNamee, who has died after falling ill with COVID-19. A JustGiving page set up in her memory has raised nearly £5,000. Her fiancé... Read more »

Service honours those killed during air raid at Brooklands

A MEMORIAL service was held today to mark the 80th anniversary of the air raid that killed 88 people making Wellington bombers at Brooklands. The service at Brooklands Museum began at 1.15pm,... Read more »

Local man completes Commonwealth War Graves Foundation internship

AN ADDLESTONE man has recently completed four months working as a Commonwealth War Graves Foundation intern after beating hundreds of other applicants to the post. William Reid, 23, has been based at the Thiepval Memorial, on... Read more »