Pub’s community spirit puts it up for national award

THE Junction Tap in Woking has reached the national finals of the Great British Pub Awards – with its general manager in line to be dubbed a hero for making personal protective... Read more »

Care home staff grateful for PPE donation

STAFF at Brockhill Extra Care have hundreds of reasons to smile after welcoming a donation of 300 face masks from Amey, the UK infrastructure services provider responsible for waste collection in Woking,... Read more »

Chinese community supporting the NHS

CHINESE people living in and around Woking have donated more than £6,000 to local hospitals and to buy personal protective equipment for charities. Members of the Chinese Association of Woking donated £2,000... Read more »

Chambers Group donates PPE

RECYCLING specialist the Chambers Group has donated 1,500 pairs of surgical gloves and 30 all-in-one suits, usually used by workshop staff, to medical staff to use as PPE. The group, responsible for... Read more »

Schools rally to help frontline NHS staff

STAFF and pupils at St John the Baptist School have made more than 500 face shields using 3D printers and distributed them to local hospitals and care homes. The personal protection equipment,... Read more »

Big-hearted locals printing PPE

FACEMASKS to protect health workers during the coronavirus pandemic are being produced from homes in Woking using 3D printers. In Horsell, a young student is printing headbands and making visors from acetate... Read more »