Special get together for veterans

ON THE 75th anniversary of VE Day in May, three local Second World War veterans were given a platter of food each and a promise. “We will meet again after this painful... Read more »

Annual Hiroshima commemoration to be held online

AN ANNUAL commemoration of the first use of nuclear weapons in war is being livestreamed on the internet this year, rather than being held in public, because of COVID-19 restrictions. Woking Action... 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 »

Village pub adds welcome cheer to cricket club

NOTHING says “English summer” quite like a pint of beer while watching cricket and the two have come together in Chobham. The village’s White Hart pub has set up a marquee on... Read more »

Medal wins at first virtual rowing championships

LOCAL pair Teddy Gannon and James Gibson won three medals between them at the maiden British Rowing Virtual Championships. Woking High School pupil Gannon, competing for Guildford Rowing Club, won the Year 9... 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 »

Active Surrey issues safety advice as gyms prepare to reopen

WITH gyms, leisure centres and indoor swimming pools ready to reopen at the end of this week, advice has been issued for staying safe while getting back to “normal” forms of exercise.... Read more »

On your bike for cycling with cake

WOKING residents who have recently taken up cycling are being urged to join their local club. Woking Cycling Club has regular weekend group rides that have been suspended during the coronavirus lockdown.... Read more »

Woking Park Bowls Club back on the green

WOKING Park Bowls Club has reopened after lockdown restrictions were eased. The club, which was founded in 1914, welcomed its 70 members back after the Government and Woking Borough Council agreed that... Read more »

Bowls club members can ‘roll up’ again

WESTFIELD Cricket and Bowls Club has reopened its Greenmeads ground to members after the easing of lockdown restrictions. The historic club was given the green light after government guidance, implemented by Bowls... Read more »