CREST20 business awards postponed

SURREY’S first environmentally aware business awards have fallen victim to the coronavirus crisis and have been postponed until 2021. CREST20 – Corporate Responsibility for the Environment and a Sustainable Tomorrow 2020 –... Read more »

Councillors refuse plans for two more tower blocks

COUNCILLORS dug their heels in last week to resist two more tower blocks being built in Woking town centre. The borough council’s planning committee refused applications for 28 and 39-storey buildings. Members... Read more »

Woking Council responds to Coronavirus crisis

MANY services provided by Woking Borough Council are continuing, although the main offices in the town centre and other buildings are closed to the public. Staff are being encouraged and helped to... Read more »

Town centre road closures postponed

PLANS to close Victoria Way this weekend, to enable the safe dismantling and removal of one of the cranes from the development site, have been postponed. Closures were due to be in... Read more »

Woking Council volunteers spruces up Barnsbury Primary School

WALLS inside Barnsbury Primary School have been smartened up by volunteers from Woking Borough Council during a community action day. The council staff took up paint and brushes and tackled the walls... Read more »

Council marketing team win pancake race glory for second year flipping

WOKING Borough Council’s marketing team fought off a strong challenge from the Woking Gym Club to win the annual town centre pancake race for the second year in a row. The Ambassadors,... Read more »

Club gathers support for new stadium plan

MORE than 1,500 letters of support for plans to redevelop the Woking FC stadium and build associated housing have been delivered to the borough council. Rosemary Johnson, the club chairman, delivered the... Read more »

Revised Cardinal Court plans may not pass government inspection

PLANS to build more than 1,000 new flats in a project to finance rebuilding the Woking FC ground, could fall foul of a government inspector, says Hoe Valley councillor Debbie Hughes. Cllr... Read more »

Revised stadium plans on show to public

WOKING residents have the chance today to see amended plans to redevelop the Woking FC ground with associated housing and shops. The original plans for a nearly 10,000-stead stadium of National League... Read more »

Campaigners’ plea means stadium proposal will be reassessed

PLANS to redevelop Woking Football Club’s ground with a larger stadium and more than 1,000 homes are to be reassessed following passionate pleas to councillors by campaigners. A full meeting of Woking... Read more »