Free yoga sessions for wellbeing

A TRAINED yoga practitioner is offering free weekly yoga sessions to anyone in the Woking area who might want to benefit from the exercises. Harshal Indani is working with the Surrey Hindu... Read more »

Call for floodlights on Woking Park’s tennis courts

MATT Trevail is calling for floodlights to be installed at public tennis courts in the town, so the sport’s popularity can increase. Trevail, director of tennis at Woking LTC, wants five of... Read more »

Post-coronation celebration attended by 20,000

“NEVER before has there been such a day in Woking,” wrote the News & Mail on reporting the events in the local area, as Peeps into the Past looks back to celebrate... Read more »

Young fundraisers get set for half marathon challenge

LOCAL schools are putting the finishing touches to their preparations for the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday. Pupils from Halstead Preparatory School for Girls in Woking and two Knaphill schools will... Read more »

Colleagues on a clear-up

STAFF at a Woking funeral home have been cleaning up the community after noticing a growing litter problem during lockdown. Six colleagues from Woking Funeral Service, in Goldsworth Road, filled more than... Read more »

Climate activists stage protest in the park

MEMBERS of Woking Extinction Rebellion took part in a peaceful, socially distanced demonstration in Woking Park last Saturday. The intention was to remind the Government to take the climate and ecological emergency... Read more »

Postcards offer look at how area has changed

OLD picture postcards provide a fascinating look at how the Woking area has changed over the years. And the messages on the backs of the cards offer an enthralling insight into how... Read more »

Pride in Surrey returns this Summer

PRIDE in Surrey will return to Woking this summer after the success of the first event last year, with up to 15,000 people expected to attend. Organiser Stephen Ireland said there will... Read more »
ROARING RETURN – mayor Michael Smith and mayoress Anne Murray helped welcome back the festival

Flippin’ good return for Woking Summer Festival

WOKING SUMMER FESTIVAL made a storming return after the disappointment of last year’s cancellation – much to the delight of residents and organisers. The 2011 showcase, set up by the Woking District... Read more »