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 »

Appeal for more support for Ukraine as donations decline

DWINDLING stocks at the humanitarian aid for Ukraine hub in Chobham have led the organisers to renew their appeal for donations. The charity that set up the initiative at Fairoaks Airport is... 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 »

Mayor impressed by Ukraine relief effort run from local airport

THE Mayor of Woking has praised the relief effort for Ukraine being co-ordinated at Fairoaks Airport. Cllr Liam Lyons was hugely impressed when he visited the hub last Friday to witness first-hand... Read more »

Nursery has been staunch in support of war-torn country

FAMILIES and staff at Pennypot Day Nursery in Chobham have joined in a series of fundraising initiatives to support the people of Ukraine. This included dressing in the colours of the Ukrainian... 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 »