Category: Knaphill Community


Sainsbury’s finally sign off plans to expand their store in Redding Way

It was in December last year that the Woking Borough Council’s Planning Committee approved the application from Sainsbury’s to expand their store in Redding Way.  It has taken until late August this year for Sainsbury’s and Woking Council to complete…

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Total garage update

You probably read in last weeks local press that the new owners of the service station at the Brookwood Crossroads (Total garage) had sought a variation to their licence to sell alcohol 24 hours a day, seven days per week…

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Sainsbury’s / Clifton’s

20/9/12 Fences going up around the cottage, prior to demolition 29/8/12 Work scheduled to start The pavement outside the old shop has been marked out for the commencement of the demolition and when Phil asked about this at the Civic…

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Fran furore

Small update 25/8/12 After asking a few questions, we have been informed that there will be no change at the start of the new term and that Fran will still be able to use here lollipop! Obviously we don’t have…

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From Hedgerows to barbed wire, Knaphill’s changing landscape

There is an important piece of green belt that separates urban Knaphill from Bisley and a favourite walk for local people. Over the past few weeks the landscape in this part of Knaphill has gone through major change, change that…

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New streetlights for the county

Councillor Melanie Whitehand has let us know of a streetlight replacement scheme across Surrey. In the email it says – “Surrey County Council (SCC) are replacing all street lights across the County.  Street lights in Conservation Areas require further consideration…

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Man shot in Oak Tree Road

According to BBC News, a man was shot in Oak Tree Road, Knaphill, by police armed response. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-surrey-18994167 This is taken from the BBC news site – A man who was shot by police officers in Woking is being treated…

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Dog Show results

Despite the wet weather resulting in a change of location for the dog show ring and a reduced program of classes, the first dog show at the 2012 Knaphill Village Show was a great success with 37 entries over 5…

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Another new shop!

Updated 24/7/12 Vince from the Cutting Room has been in touch with some extra information on the new salon – “A new, fresh unisex salon offering professional services, an excellent range of products and customer satisfaction. Dedicated to excellance and…

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Village Show 2012 in pictures!

With huge thanks to Kat Thompson who acted as ‘official show photographer’ for this year – a reminder for all who attended of this years village show! Again, we thank you so much for making the day [imagebrowser id=1]  

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