Where’s there’s muck there’s iron!

“WHERE there’s muck there’s brass” is a well-known phrase. But in the Woking area, it might be more appropriate to say “Where’s there’s muck there’s iron”. Three weeks ago, Peeps into the... Read more »

Local firms shine at food and drink awards

BUSINESSES in Horsell and Woking are celebrating success in the Surrey Life Food and Drink Awards. Deli Class won the Best Independent Food & Drink Retailer Award, Boz’s Fruit & Veg landed... Read more »

Woking, along with most of Surrey, to enter Tier 3 restrictions

WOKING, along with most of Surrey, is being placed into Tier 3, the Very High COVID alert level, as from 0.01am on Saturday, 19 December. Due to rising rates of Coronavirus across... Read more »

Discover the ornate Lovelace bridges

SURREY’S countryside is excellent walking territory, and you can encounter many oddities on a stroll in the county. Some of the strangest to be found are the tunnel-like bridges around East Horsley.... Read more »

Rise in COVID-19 cases, as Woking school is forced to close

RESIDENTS are being urged to stay vigilant, following what officials are calling “significant rises” in people testing positive for coronavirus. “We are continually monitoring the data across the county, and we now... Read more »

McLaren HQ set to be sold by end of this year

WOKING-based supercar manufacturer McLaren Group is looking to have the sale of its stunning Surrey headquarters completed by the end of the year. McLaren has instructed property agent Colliers to market a... Read more »

Raising a glass or two at shows’ annual dinners

THE farmers, growers and guests who attended the dinner which followed the Chobham show in the 1890s certainly enjoyed raising their glasses in giving some hearty toasts. Last week, we featured the... Read more »

Applauding our NHS heroes

GENEVIEVE Booth was our neighbour from the day she was born until the day she flew her Pyrford nest – all the way to Birmingham Medical School – to become a doctor.... Read more »