Breathing life back into the local economy

A CAMPAIGN has been launched by #Wearewoking urging residents and visitors to the town centre and surrounding areas to shop, eat and enjoy everything local as more businesses reopen. The new Love... Read more »

Return to Woking Town Centre: 1960s

THE vintage photos of Woking town centre in the 1960s featured on the Peeps page recently brought some great responses by readers. Nigel Searle has added some details about the shops. He... Read more »

Looking back at lost views

THERE is lots to see and reminisce about in these pictures of Woking town centre taken in the mid-1960s. This was how it looked not long before work began to transform the... Read more »

Peeps into the past

LET’S take another wander through Woking town centre in the 1960s, this time beginning with a food theme. Previously featured photos from the same period have been very popular with readers, many... Read more »

Weekend road closure in Woking town centre

CHURCH Street East in Woking will be closed this weekend, as part of building works in the town centre. The street closes to through traffic from 7pm tonight, Friday 25 October to... Read more »

New coffee shop opens in Woking town centre

A COFFEE shop that combines a wide range of snacks with hot and cold drinks has opened in Woking town centre. Black and White has taken the site previously occupied by Café... Read more »

£90 million government investment brings Guildford Road plans closer

PLANS to widen the Guildford Road in Woking town centre to a dual carriageway moved closer with the announcement of a £90 million government investment. The money will come from the Housing... Read more »

Town centre robbers sentenced

A MAN and woman who forcefully grabbed a woman’s handbag stole her mobile phone from her coat pocket in Woking town centre have been sentenced. Jamie Cook and Hayley Razzell accosted the... Read more »

OAP run over by mobility scooter

A WOMAN in her 80s was ran over by a mobility scooter, which knocked her to the pavement and then landed on top of her near Woking town centre. Passers-by, including motorists,... Read more »

Flipping good fun

THE annual Woking Shopmobility pancake race was won by the marketing team from Woking Borough Council on a crisp but dry day. They finished ahead of Fidessa, from the town centre-based recruitment... Read more »