Local hero prepares free meals for Foodwise charity

NEW Life Church in Old Woking has partnered with Foodwise to provide free meals for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Foodwise, a charity that seeks to relieve the impact of financial... Read more »

Derry’s Field Allotment open day

THE well-manicured flower beds and vegetable plots run by Derry’s Field Allotment was once again open to the public last Saturday for the association’s open day. The annual event is as an... Read more »

Woking Palace to hold Festival of Archaeology

We all know Buckingham Palace. Hampton Court Place and Kensington Palace – of course! But how about Woking Palace? It was once a large and important palace, used by Tudor royalty from... Read more »

Greenfield School to take over new site as International School London closes

THE International School London in Old Woking is to close at the end of the academic year, with Greenfield School taking over the site. The deal was formalised last week with ISL... Read more »

Residents tidy up the neighbourhood

MORE than a dozen community-minded neighbours, including seven children, from Priors Croft got together recently to give their immediate area a spring clean and collected six bags of rubbish. “We had noticed... Read more »
IN THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE CORNER – pupils at Hermitage School, St Johns, give their Jubilee celebrations the thumbs up

Woking residents out in their thousands to celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

IT was a weekend none of us will ever experience again. Street ­closures were rejoiced. The weather was not an issue. The Queen was ­celebrating 60 years on the throne and Woking... Read more »
TARGETED - damage was caused to Woking Palace

Arsonists target historical ruin in Old Woking

ARSONISTS have targeted a Site of Special Scientific Interest in Old Woking for the second time in as many months. Offenders caused more than £1,000 worth of smoke damage to Woking Palace... Read more »