Your Sanctuary supports campaign urging people to speak out

A WOKING-based charity has praised a Crimestoppers campaign urging the public to speak out against domestic abuse. “We are very pleased that Crimestoppers is running this initiative,” said Fiamma Pather, CEO of... Read more »

Volunteers still available to offer a helping hand to those in need

THE work of community volunteers has continued through the third pandemic lockdown with more than 130 pairs of socks donated to the homeless in Woking and a mass leaflet drop in Horsell... Read more »

Lockdown isolation enables domestic abusers warns charity

THE coronavirus lockdown is playing into the hands of perpetrators of domestic abuse because they can constantly monitor their victims who are isolated from outside help, says a Woking charity. Your Sanctuary... Read more »

Woking church prepares for virtual race around the world for charity

AN OPEN invitation has been made to join a mass virtual journey around the world – on foot, bicycle or scooter – in aid of the domestic abuse charity Your Sanctuary. The... Read more »

St Dunstan’s Church raises £7,000 at Christmas fair

PARISHIONERS at a Woking church raised nearly £7,000 for three good causes at their Christmas fair. The money was the proceeds of the 25th annual festive event at St Dunstan’s Catholic Church,... Read more »

Making a splash for charity

BIG-HEARTED members of the community splashed out on Sunday to raise funds for charity at the Woking Rotary Swimathon. More than 300 people took the plunge to help the event, which has... Read more »

Your Sanctuary coffee morning

AROUND £500 was raised at a coffee morning in Knaphill for a charity which supports domestic violence victims. The event, held Saturday morning last week at the village Methodist church, attracted more... Read more »

Woking Rotary Club wants you for charity Swimathon

THE Rotary Club of Woking is looking for people to come along a make a splash at its Swimathon on Sunday 13 October at the Pool in the Park. The fun event,... Read more »

Egg guess wins family a new tumble dryer

A LUCKY guess won more than chocolate for one local family – they ended up with a brand-new tumble dryer as well. Nick and Evone Purvis, along with their children Callum and... Read more »

Win a tumble dryer for the price of an Easter egg

YOU could be winning a brand-new tumble-dryer for just the price of an Easter egg, thanks to a charity event being run by RSM Domestic Appliances in Knaphill. Donate an Easter egg... Read more »