Your local services

Below you will find a wide range of information relating to this Woking address. In addition to a Google map of the area, you will also find: a link to community groups, details about local councillors, dates when your rubbish is going to be collected and the streets are to be cleaned, planning information, details of the nearest doctors and dentists, halls for hire and places of worship. There are also some additional useful links at the foot of this page.

We plan to continue developing this area in coming months so that all of the information relating to a specific address can be stored in one place for your convenience.

Oak Cottage
Church Road
St Johns
Woking
Surrey
GU21 7QN

Part of the Mount Hermon, St. Johns, Hook Heath, Mayford and Sutton Green neighbourhood.

Community organisations

This property belongs to the St Johns & Hook Heath electoral ward.

Your proposed new electoral ward is Canalside. More information on the boundary changes are available here.

Map: CHURCH ROAD, WOKING (Bing Maps).

Your local councillors

Cllr. Graham Cundy, Conservative
cllrgraham.cundy@woking.gov.uk
Cllr. Cundy's pages on Window on Woking
Cllr. John Kingsbury, Conservative
cllrjohn.kingsbury@woking.gov.uk
Cllr. Kingsbury's pages on Window on Woking

Your Polling Station

St Johns Church, Church Road, St Johns, Woking, GU21 7QN

Refuse collections

Woking Borough Council operates an alternate weekly collection service, with weekly collections of food waste. For more information on refuse collections, visit the Your Waste Services pages.

See also: Information on Christmas and New Year waste and recycling collections.

Your collection details are as follows:

Refuse collections (non-recyclables)

Your next refuse (non-recyclables) collection will be made on Thursday, 4 December.
After this, collections will be made every two weeks, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 18 December.

Recycling collections

Your next recycling collection will be made on Thursday, 11 December.
After this, collections will be made every two weeks, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 25 December.

Including:

  • Mixed paper & card
  • Plastic bottles, pots, tubs and trays
  • Mixed glass
  • Foil
  • Food tins & drink cans

Food waste collections

Your next food waste collection will be made on Thursday, 4 December.
After this, collections will be made every week, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 11 December.

All cooked and uncooked food, including:

  • Bread & pastries
  • Dairy
  • Fish
  • Fruit and vegetables
  • Meat & bones
  • Tea & coffee grounds

Garden waste collections

Your next garden waste collection will be made on Thursday, 11 December, the same day as your recycling.
After this, collections will be made every two weeks, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 25 December.

Including:

  • Grass cuttings
  • Hedge trimmings & prunings
  • Dead plants & flowers
  • Fallen garden fruit
  • Twigs and branches
  • Leaves

Textiles

Your next textiles collection will be made on Thursday, 11 December, the same day as your recycling.
After this, collections will be made every two weeks, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 25 December.

Textiles of all conditions (securely tied in carrier bags), including:

  • Clothes (any condition)
  • Shoes and slippers (paired)
  • Towels and blankets
  • Curtains and bed sheets

Small Waste Electricals and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)

Your next WEEE collection will be made on Thursday, 4 December, the same day as your refuse (non-recyclables).
After this, collections will be made every two weeks, with the following collection taking place on Thursday, 18 December.

Small WEEE (securely tied in carrier bags), including:

  • Kettles & toasters
  • Games consoles, remote controls and DVD players
  • All household batteries
  • Mobile phones, cameras and chargers
  • Radios, Hi Fi's, MP3 players and earphones
  • Power tools

Street cleaning

The following activites will take place over the next three months.

Historic environment

This property is not statutory listed. It is, however, in the St Johns Conservation Area.

If you are in any doubt whether a property is statutory listed or within a conservation area always check with the Council's Planning service. Remember: it is a criminal offence to demolish, alter or extend a listed building without consent and the penalty can be an unlimited fine or up to 12 months imprisonment. It is a criminal offence to undertake demolition in a conservation area, where approval is required, or any works to a listed building, without prior consent. Conviction is punishable by fine or imprisonment. It is also an offence to undertake works on a protected tree without prior consent, or to undertake works on a tree in a conservation area without prior notification. Undertaking such unauthorised works is punishable by fine.

Tree Preservation Orders

This search has not revealed any TPO records, however this search is for guidance only. You are strongly advised to check with the Council prior to undertaking any tree works.

Any trees at this property will be protected by the Conservation Area.

Trees and hedges may be protected by Planning Conditions if a property has been recently built or extended. If you are in any doubt whether a tree is protected, always check with the Council's Council's Planning service before carrying out work on a tree. Remember: it is a criminal offence to cut or fell a protected tree without the Council's consent, and may result in a heavy fine. Be a good neighbour and tell your neighbours if you are planning to cut back trees or hedges.

Planning applications

For information on planning applications within this area please use the PublicAccess for planning system.

Neighbourhood services

G.P.s and Dentists

The Family Practice

Address
St Johns Health Centre, 1 Hermitage Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8TD
Telephone
0844 4771852
Website
http://www.thefamilypractice-stjohns.co.uk

Halls for Hire

Gorse Hill

Address
Hook Heath Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU22 0QH
Telephone
0870 6091145
Website
http://www.deverevenues.co.uk
Description

An elegant Edwardian mansion, offering residential management training and meeting and conference rooms. Fully air-conditioned facilities. A classic boardroom is also available.

Mayford Village Hall

Address
Saunders Lane, Mayford, Woking, Surrey, GU22 0NN
Telephone
01483 715707
Website
http://www.mayfordvillagehall.org.uk
Description

One large and one small hall with a stage and kitchen. Cloakroom and disabled toilet facilities available.

Oaktree School Hall

Address
Gorsewood Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8WT
Telephone
01483 474981
Email
admin@oaktree.surrey.sch.uk
Website
http://www.oaktree.ik.org
Description

Acorn Centre conference facilities including data and video projection. Air conditioned and self-contained, for up to 24 delegates. Refreshments menu, free car park. Two small meeting rooms available accomodating up to 12 people. School hall available after 6pm and at weekends.

Sutton Green Village Hall

Address
New Lane, Sutton Green, Woking, Surrey, GU4 7QF
Telephone
01483 768586
Description

Small, well-appointed hall with parking. Also close to bus stop for services from Woking/Guildford.

Winston Churchill School Hall

Address
Hermitage Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8TL
Telephone
01483 797015/ 476861
Email
office@wcsc.org.uk
Website
http://wcsc.org.uk
Description

The Sports Centre has one hall suitable for a number of sports. There is also a dance studio for dance, aerobics and martial arts. The main school has various rooms for hire, including a main hall and a meeting room. Facilities also available for functions.

Places of Worship

All Souls Church

Address
New Lane, Sutton Green, Surrey, GU4 7QF
Telephone
01483 770779

Emmanuel Church

Address
Saunders Lane, Mayford, Woking, Surrey
Telephone
01483 761253

St Edward's Church

Address
Sutton Park, Woking, Surrey, GU4 7QN
Telephone
01483 504630

St John the Baptist Church

Address
Church Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 7QN
Telephone
01483 761253
Website
http://www.stjohnswoking.org.uk

St John's Church

Address
Church Road, St Johns, Surrey, GU21 7QN
Telephone
01483 726039
Email
stjohns.woking@btinternet.com
Website
http://www.stjohnswoking.org.uk

Schools

Hermitage School

Address
Oakwood Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8UU
Telephone
01483 472047
Website
http://www.hermitage.surrey.sch.uk

Oaktree School

Address
Gorsewood Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8WT
Telephone
01483 474981
Website
http://www.oaktreeschool.ik.org

St Hugh of Lincoln Catholic Primary School

Address
Five Oaks Close, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8TU
Telephone
01483 480441
Website
http://www.sthugh-of-lincoln.surrey.sch.uk

St John's Primary School

Address
Victoria Road, Knaphill, Surrey, GU21 2AS
Telephone
01483 476450
Email
admin@st-johns-knaphill.org
Website
http://www.st-johns-knaphill.org

Winston Churchill School

Address
Hermitage Road, St Johns, Woking, Surrey, GU21 8TL
Telephone
01483 476861
Website
http://www.wcsc.org.uk

See also