Category: Knaphill Community


Police: Bike marking

30 May 2012 Police holding free bike marking events in Woking Officers from the Woking Safer Neighbourhood Team will be holding a number of free bike marking and registering events in the borough next month. With the summer approaching and…

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Mizens Railway – 10th Anniversary FREE RIDES!

PRESS RELEASE Dear All, On Sunday 27th May, for one day only, the Mizens Railway will be offering free train rides to all visitors, children and adults alike, on it’s extensive 1.25 miles miniature railway line at Knaphill near Woking. This is to celebrate the…

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New look Fosters Lane

Some of you may know of the plight of Fosters Lane, and resident Roz Turley has been in touch to share some news! – If you are one of the many people who use the Public Right of Way through…

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Brookwood Farm Planning Submitted

12/6/12 Well the amended plans are almost up for their stated deadline of the 13th June but you can submit objections right up to the decision date. We have again digested the plans to see what amendments have been made…

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Real Lives events 2nd-6th May

Real Lives: 2nd – 6th May 2012 Dear all, Do you enjoy listening to people’s real life stories? Do you enjoy watching talk-show style programmes on television where people tell their inspiring real life tales? If so, we hope you will…

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Disabled parking at Winston Churchill School

We have been contacted by a concerned resident regarding disabled parking at Winston Churchill School. Steve Tonkmor has contacted the school, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson DBE and MP Jonathon Lord, and having become frustrated with the responses received thus far he…

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Canal closure

I’ve just received the following through from WBC regarding closures on the Basingstoke canal: From Monday 23 April 2012, the pedestrian footbridge over the Basingstoke Canal in Woking Town Centre and a small section of the canal towpath will be…

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HSBC to close

Yes it’s true, High Street bank HSBC is to close its doors to Knaphill village on 6th July at 3.30pm. The bank is currently only open for 3 days per week and no reason has been given for the closure…

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Are Takeaways taking away?

There are those both in the village and further afield that are concerned about the level of takeaways appearing in their village setting. The latest opening is the Charcoal Grill in the High Street which by all accounts offers some…

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Foul Play campaign

Small update – Has anyone else noticed the little signs that are going up on lamp posts around the village. They’re reminders about anti-fouling and the penalties involved, so we know the initiative is underway! Following on from Dr Fuller’s…

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