Woking Borough Council
Civic OfficesGloucester SquareWokingSurreyGU21 6YL
Telephone: 01483 755855
18 January 2013
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Due to current snowfall, Woking Borough Council would like to update residents and businesses on the state of local services.
All Council buildings will close early and as follows:
Woking's Centres for the Community (St Mary's in Byfleet, Moorcroft in Kingfield, The Vyne in Knaphill and Parkview in Sheerwater) will close at 3pm.
Woking Leisure Centre and Pool in the Park will close earlier. Please check their website at www.freedom-leisure.co.uk or call 01483 771122 for the latest information.
The Civic Offices will close at 3pm.
Arrangements are being made to operate critical services over the weekend including the Community Meals service.
Waste and recycling services have been cancelled and/or closed today (Friday 18 January) at the following locations:
If your refuse bin was not collected, we will endeavour, weather permitting, to collect on Monday 21 January. Please leave your waste bin out for collection as usual.
Households who would usually have their recycling collected on Monday 21 January, should present their blue recycling bin and green garden waste bin as usual.
We would like to apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and would like to thank you for your patience.
The Council would advise residents to:
We can all help support our local communities and neighbours. Helpful information and advice about preparing for winter can be found on Surrey County Council's website here.
Further updates about Council services, including waste and collections, affected by the heavy snow will be posted up on this website and on Twitter @WokingCouncil in due course.
Useful web links
Surrey County Council: Information about school closures
Surrey Travel: Local road information
Surrey Travel: Local bus and train information
South West Trains: Local train information
The Met Office: Local weather information
Age UK: Information about keeping warm
Useful Twitter links
Surrey County Council: @SurreyNews
Surrey Travel: @SurreyTravel
South West Trains: @SW_Trains