Local News

Increased majority for Conservatives in Woking

Woking Conservatives bucked the national trend and picked up an extra seat in a key marginal to increase their majority on Woking Borough Council during the local elections on May 3.

Woking Conservatives launch 2012 Manifesto

Woking Conservatives launched its 2012 local election manifesto on Thursday (April 5), setting out its vision for the borough, making six key pledges to the voters of Woking and reporting on how its 2011 election pledges have been delivered.

Jonathan champions real ale for Woking

Woking MP Jonathan Lord showed his support for traditional British ales as he joined representatives of the Campaign for Real Ale at its Parliamentary reception on March 6.

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.