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  • Future Developments For Sheerwater

    By Ladywordsmith at 16:39 on 09/08/12
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    Woking Borough Council's Executive has now approved the implementation of a new access road for Sheerwater. Cllr Gary Elson, Woking Borough Council's Portfolio Holder for Economic Development, said: "This will give the people of Sheerwater, both businesses and residents, improved access and equally importantly provide the opportunity for over 300 new jobs for local people." The Council intends to start work building the...
  • Dragon's Den Council Devolves Power to People

    By Ladywordsmith at 18:39 on 11/06/12
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    Surrey County Council is embracing a Dragons' Den style of local government by giving communities the chance to pitch ideas and vote for changes to their neighbourhoods. The radical approach to localism has been devised for the council's Travel SMART initiative, which has a pot of cash available for schemes that will improve travel and stimulate economic growth. After community groups and local organisations pitch their ideas, larger...
  • Results Of Borough Elections in Woking

    By Ladywordsmith at 17:17 on 30/04/12
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    The results of the Woking Borough Council elections which took place on Thursday 3 May this year are listed below. Woking was the last council to declare results as the count did not take place until Friday afternoon. Brookwood Davis, Kevin - Conservative 478 - Elected Geach, Rebecca    - Labour   74 Johns, Norman   - Liberal Democrat     123  Byfleet Brailsford, Carol  ...
  • Woking Heads to the Polls Again in Local Elections

    By Ladywordsmith at 16:25 on 30/04/12
    Woking residents who want to have a say on important issues that affect the place in which they live and work are being encouraged to use their right to vote on Election Day, Thursday 3 May 2012. This year, elections to Woking Borough Council will be held in 12 of the Borough's 17 wards as follows; Brookwood Byfleet Goldsworth East Goldsworth West Horsell East and Woodham Horsell West Kingfield and Westfield Knaphill Maybury and...
  • Partnership effort to prevent electoral fraud in Woking

    By Ladywordsmith at 20:21 on 25/04/12
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    Surrey Police is taking steps to guard against the threat of electoral fraud in the run-up to local elections taking place on Thursday 3 May in the Woking borough. Systems are in place to minimise the potential for fraud and ensure that any reports are taken seriously. This includes working very closely with electoral officials to identify and prevent fraud, either by interference of postal votes or at polling stations. Chief...

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