Dance tribute fills town centre with colour and movement 

DOZENS of people showcasing different forms of dance created colourful and quirky splashes in Woking town centre on Saturday, as their contribution to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations. They were taking part... Read more »

Bunting workshop teaches sewing as a life skill for young people

HORSELL Scrubbers launched its Sew Creative project to work with young people last week. A workshop was held at Woking High School under the guidance of Claire Cummings, who set up Horsell... Read more »

School stages gala event to celebrate talent and diversity

A LONG-awaited return to live events was welcomed at Woking High School and received a personal message of congratulations from Sir Ian McKellen. Over 200 students were able to present ‘Diversity’: A... Read more »

Pupils fill boxes of joy

WOKING schoolchildren have donated Christmas presents for disadvantaged people in Central and Eastern Europe. The donations from Woking High School and Halstead Preparatory School in Horsell are part of the Rotary Shoebox... Read more »

Record number of visitors for the blooming beautiful

THE JOY of being out and about again meant that this year’s Horsell Garden Safari may have achieved record numbers in visitors and funds raised. The organised tour of gardens in Horsell... Read more »

Our readers help Dhwani get to Miss England finals

NEWS & Mail readers have helped a Woking woman to win a place in the Miss England finals. Dhwani Kothari was crowned Miss Surrey after passing an interview round of the competition.... Read more »

Students put the fun in fundraising

SECONDARY school students raised almost £3,000 for charity while taking part in a range of fun and educational activities in their homes. Online lessons at Woking High had been replaced for a... Read more »

Inside the original Woking High School

OLD picture postcards give a fascinating glimpse into the past and sometimes a bit of research can reveal a wealth of detail that has long been forgotten. The postcard here, with the... Read more »

Carol service hits all the right notes for hospice

SCHOOL students from Year 1 to 11 took part in the Combined Schools Carol Service in Horsell, raising nearly £163 for the Woking & Sam Beare Hospices. Organiser Steve Goodwin, the director... Read more »

Sight for Surrey cyclist

A TEACHER of students with visual impairment at Woking High School was raising money for the charity Sight for Surrey by taking part in the 100-mile Ride London – Surrey cycling event... Read more »