Chinese community supporting the NHS

CHINESE people living in and around Woking have donated more than £6,000 to local hospitals and to buy personal protective equipment for charities. Members of the Chinese Association of Woking donated £2,000... Read more »

Royal approval for Woking Foodbank

THE Woking Foodbank received royal approval this week, when the Countess of Wessex helped local volunteers prepare deliveries for residents impacted by the coronavirus crisis. Working alongside others at The Lighthouse and... Read more »

Street dancers donate funding back to community

TALENTED young dancers who were set to represent England at the Dance World Cup in Rome are donating the funds for their planned trip to local charities. The team from Street Vibes... Read more »

Foodbank volunteers step up

WOKING Foodbank made 60 deliveries in its first week of taking supplies to clients’ homes. It is planning to double this number, as its volunteers step up the operation to deliver to... Read more »

Woking Foodbank’s busiest Christmas

WOKING Foodbank has had “its busiest Christmas”, administrator Alison Buckland told the News & Mail. The charity, in its sixth year, recorded an increase in food donations but also a significant rise... Read more »

Foodbank boost from festive craft session

CHILDREN got into a festive mood while helping raise money for the Woking Foodbank on Sunday afternoon. They were taking part in a Christmas craft session organised by Trudi Fletcher, who is... Read more »

Foodbank: Please hold back on kind donations

WOKING Foodbank has received more donations in the run-up to Christmas than ever in its five-year history and has more than enough to give to needy people in the borough. AlisonBuckland, the... Read more »