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.
NON-LEAGUE AFC FYLDE have climbed from 19th to sixth in the National League in the last month and their stunning rise can continue with an away victory over Woking, writes Dan Childs.
Lacking drive against a Woking outfit alongside them in the table, Steve Watson's men were fortunate not to trail at the break.
FACT 16 out of 18 Woking games has seen both teams score
Three landmark towers will provide 560 homes in the heart of Woking
A BRACE from Andy Cook and a James Norwood header earned Tranmere a welcome victory over Woking as they adjusted to life after Gary Brabin.
SOLIHULL MOORS 2 WOKING 2 MOORS produced a dramatic comeback to maintain their unbeaten start to life in the National League Premier.
The Bournemouth striker, who enjoyed loan spells at Torquay United and Wrexham earlier in the season, was back at the Racecourse on Saturday - this time as a Woking player - and scored a crucial second goal for the Cards in a 3-1 win that saw the Dragons slip eight points off the play-offs.
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.