Woking


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Woking

(wō`kĭng), district (1991 pop. 84,000), Surrey, SE England. Woking is primarily a residential suburb of London. There are printing, rubber, and packing industries. Of interest is a mosque built in 1889, headquarters of the Muslim Society of Great Britain.

Woking

a town in SE England, in central Surrey: mainly residential. Pop.: 101 127 (2001)
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There was a church-clock down at Woking which struck the quarters, and I thought more than once that it had stopped.
He made his way to Woking by the first train, and having examined his booty and assured himself that it really was of immense value, he had concealed it in what he thought was a very safe place, with the intention of taking it out again in a day or two, and carrying it to the French embassy, or wherever he thought that a long price was to be had.
WOKING ended a dreadful run of results to complete a double over Chester FC, who might feel hard done to but on reflection will know a flat performance cost them dear.
Vanarama National League WOKING v CHESTER TODAY, 3PM KICK OFF STEVE BURR has a fully-fit squad at his disposal as Chester look to extend their unbeaten run at Woking.
Contract notice: Provision of Insurance Related Services to Woking Borough Council.
WOKING 1 AFC TELFORD 3 THE league table and form guide were thrown out the window at Kingfield Stadium as AFC Telford, the league's basement side saw off high-flying Woking.
1 Hunt 22 KEVIN Wilkin remains on the hunt for his first win as Wrexham manager after Joseph Jones' second-half strike handed Woking victory.
Boro had won their previous four Skrill Premier matches, but crashed out of the FA Trophy to Gosport in midweek, and were second best again as Woking ran out comfortable winners thanks to second-half goals from Jack Marriott and Kevin Besty.
But the 21-year-old's hopes of making his mark in the Premiership have been dashed by two games he played for Woking after leaving League One Walsall.
WOKING 1 GATESHEAD 2 TWO first half strikes in ten minutes from James Brown and Jamie Chandler put Gateshead on the road to a first victory of the season in Surrey, writes JEFF BOWRON.
MARK BURTON at Kingfield Stadium WOKING 2STOCKLEY 60, 67 WREXHAM 0 Attendance: 1,518 Referee: Brett Huxtable (Devon) WREXHAM'S fourth game in a week proved a bridge too far as their automatic Conference promotion hopes were virtually killed off for good.
WOKING NEWPORT 1 3 NEWPORT boss Justin Edinburgh claims his players have put themselves back in the title race after a superb week ended with victory at in-form Woking.