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Woking's share of Council Tax Frozen Again

Woking Conservatives have achieved another freeze in Woking's share of the Council Tax following the budget meeting of council on Thursday, February 16.

Former Lib Dem councillor joins the Conservatives

The Conservative administration at Woking Borough Council received a boost this week after it was announced that a former Lib Dem councillor had switched to the Conservatives ahead of this year’s local elections.

Conservatives recommend Council Tax freeze again

Woking Borough Council's Conservative Administration has confirmed it will be recommending a second successive Council Tax freeze for Woking after the executive committee agreed a zero increase on Thursday.

Jonathan Lord sends off lorry of Christmas cheer

Woking MP Jonathan was on hand to load the final carton of gift-filled shoeboxes onto a truck bound for children in Centra Asia who would otherwise receive nothing at Christmas. 

Carl checks on Post Office performance

Recent delays in Woking's postal service were at the top of Conservative councillor Carl Thomson's agenda when he visited Royal Mail staff recently at Woking sorting office.

Conservatives enable Canal Bridge Consultation

There will be a public consultation on the design for the Bedser Bridge across the Basingstoke Canal following an amendment tabled by Conservative council leader John Kingsbury.

Conservatives' leisure plan gives savings and improvements

Conseratives on Woking Borough Council have agreed a plan to save millions of pounds of taxpayers' money while improving facilities at the Leisure Centre and Pool in the Park by appointing a not-for-profit outside operator.

Council leader sets out manifesto delivery

Conservative group leader John Kingsbury was re-elected as leader of Woking Borough Council last week and made a major speech to the council in which he set out his priorities for delivering the Conservative manifesto.