Local News

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.

Woking Conservatives launch manifesto

Woking Conservatives has launched its official 2011/12 Woking Borough Council manifesto, which details the administration's Record of Action in Woking and puts forward six key pledges for voters.

Woking Council Leader welcomes budget measures

The Leader of Woking Borough Council Cllr John Kingsbury has welcomed George Osborne’s second budget, saying that it will ease the pressure on many Woking families and fits well with the council’s own objectives.

Extra funding announced for Surrey’s roads

Surrey County Council’s Cabinet Member for Transport, Mr Ian Lake, has today confirmed the Council is to receive £4.17m from central government to repair the damage caused to the County’s roads and highways during the worst winter in 100 years.