New director to take the helm at The Lightbox

SARAH Brown is the new director of The Lightbox gallery and museum in Woking. She will take up the role on the 1 December, succeeding Marilyn Scott, who has stepped down to... Read more »

Jobs and apprenticeships now available at new Hilton Woking

THE new Hilton Woking development is due to open its doors before the end of this year. Before it welcomes guests, it is looking to create employment and apprenticeship opportunities. In preparation... Read more »

Family fun with arts and crafts

WITH the school summer holidays under way, The Lightbox gallery and museum in Woking aims to keep creative juices flowing with a packed schedule of arts and crafts activities to keep the... Read more »

Artist’s second local exhibition as The Lightbox reopens

A HORSELL artist is to exhibit her work at The Lightbox after adding ceramics to her collection of paintings. Nagihan Seymour’s show The Four Elements follows her successful first solo exhibition at... Read more »

Director steps down from The Lightbox after 20 years

THE director of The Lightbox, Woking’s gallery and museum, has announced she is to leave the role after 20 years in charge. Marilyn Scott will stand down in November and move into... Read more »

Book your free place at Surrey’s first sustainable business awards

HERE’S your chance to get a front-row seat to the CREST21 Business Awards event, with registration now open and absolutely free. Surrey’s first sustainable business awards are being streamed live from The... Read more »

Artwork from Victoria Place competition winners on show

AN EXHIBITION of the Woking area’s best artistic talent will be staged next month, following one of the largest-ever local art competitions to take place in the country. Artworks by 10 artists... Read more »

Easter workshops to keep youngsters entertained

THE doors may be closed to visitors at The Lightbox in Woking due to COVID-19 restrictions, but it has set up some cracking virtual workshops for young people over the Easter holiday.... Read more »

Take a look at these exciting activities and events

BEFORE the pandemic, our area was buzzing with club activities, public talks, workshops and other meetings to inspire, educate and engage on matters of history, arts and the natural world. The difference... Read more »

Arts venue visitors bring extra benefits to local economies

THEATRES, art galleries and museums are benefitting the local economy in Woking and other Surrey towns by millions of pounds. A study by the University of Surrey showed that visitors to The... Read more »