Fitness group’s fun run supports Ukrainian family

MUMS and their families ran for fun and decorated umbrellas to help support Ukrainians who have come to stay in the area while war rages in their country. Their efforts in Woking... Read more »

Fitness group helps Ukrainian family settle in

A FAMILY who fled the Russian invasion of Ukraine for sanctuary in the UK have enjoyed a family-friendly morning in Woking Park. Natalia Prykhodko and her daughter Anna accepted an invitation to... Read more »

Little Bakers raise another £1,000 for Ukraine

A CHILDREN’S cookery group raised another £1,000 to help displaced families in Ukraine with a cake sale at Mayford Athletic Football Club last Sunday. Little Bakers, Big Hearts’ total contribution to the... Read more »

Charity keeps filling airport hangar with aid for Ukraine

DONATIONS to a humanitarian aid charity are pouring into its hub at Fairoaks Airport, where up to 70 volunteers are sorting and packing items that are being driven in vans to Ukraine.... Read more »

Bakers prepare for a big-hearted sale

A CAKE sale to raise funds to help displaced families in Ukraine will be held at Mayford Athletic Football Club on Sunday. The sale, organised by Little Bakers, Big Hearts, is from... Read more »

Vicar reunited with war refugee mum

WEEKS of worry for a Horsell vicar came to a happy conclusion on Sunday evening when he was able to welcome his Ukrainian mother into the UK. The Rev Dmitry Lutsenko, of... Read more »

Local man helping in war zone ‘puts others first’

THE mother of a West Byfleet man working to help those in Ukraine whose lives have been devastated by the conflict spoke frankly to the News & Mail this week about her... Read more »

‘It’s just people helping people, and they appreciate what we’re trying to do’

A KNAPHILL man has joined the relief effort in Ukraine by driving his supplies-laden van to the war-torn country. Dave Wright loaded up with donations from several collection points, including St Mary’s... Read more »

Fitness group supporting mum and daughter who fled Ukraine war

A GROUP of Woking mums are using the fitness they have achieved with outdoor training camp Squat2Fit to raise funds for a Ukrainian family who have fled their home in Odessa to... Read more »

Robert’s harrowing experiences of the invasion

A WEST Byfleet man working in Ukraine to help the local population has described in often harrowing detail his experience of the Russian invasion. Robert Bell, 27, the founder and chairman of... Read more »