A generous benefactor has found a couple of tickets for the Emirates Stadium in their Christmas stocking and he’d like to make someone’s Christmas. We’d like to hear positive stories about people who have overcome adversity or gone beyond the … Continue reading 2 Seats for Arsenal v QPR Boxing Day
Dave Hampton got some great news this week, he was judged THE Sustainability Leader at the Sustainability Leaders Awards 2014. So pleased for him… EDIE are the leading publisher in the environmental space… 10 years ago I “sponsored” them to … Continue reading THE Sustainability Leader Award Winner 2014
Over the last year myself & others in the area, namely Carla Delaney, Stuart Young & Colin Willman have been hosting Slow Business Networking events. The aim was to bring people out on a Friday for a spot of business … Continue reading Slow Business Networking NEW Community Format
Transform business spaces with artwork from local schools and colleges. Hire artwork from Local Arts Loan and support your local schools and colleges and ‘more arts’ a Berkshire arts development charity. We are currently seeking businesses who will partner us … Continue reading Local Arts Loan
The best way to help in most International disaster situations is to defer to the expertise of local Rotarians. I found out yesterday that the Rotary Club of Marlow had been in touch with the Rotary Club of Monrovia, Liberia’s … Continue reading How to help with Ebola in Africa
When we are engaged in things that we are passionate about then time flies and we have an abundance of energy, we don’t care what time it is! We are intrinsically motivated, it’s internal, we can’t help it, it’s who … Continue reading Scottish Referendum : What are you passionate about?
I’ve given three presentations this week to different Rotary Clubs; Wokingham, Slough & Maidenhead Bridge. Talking about the ONE BOAT Project… It’s interesting to see how different clubs operate… some following tradition with uniform & structure… others preferring a modern … Continue reading Rotary is made up a many different groups
Described as “a fossil-free version of troubleshooter Sir John Harvey-Jones” Chartered Environmentalist Dave Hampton is now External Relations Manager for Society for the Environment… I can’t think of anyone better for the job… his passion for neutralising carbon is infectious… … Continue reading What do you really, really, really want to be?
Carla Conquers Cycling Fears And Joins ‘Beat Generation!’ Carla takes on the Maidenhead Cycle Challenge from Love to Ride on Vimeo. I have finally conquered my cycling fears and actually propelled a bike without the adult stabilisers I longed for. … Continue reading Have you conquered any fears lately?
Are you looking for a LIFE CHANGING experience to help you find your passion? To do something that will help you grow while impacting on the lives of others? Perhaps something your company could join in with? I’ve been helping … Continue reading Find your PASSION with our CSR Initiative 2014
With Agenda 21 becoming more apparent to the average member of the population, it’s important for us to assess your knowledge of the countryside… What do you know about the countryside… do you know animals, crops & natural flowers? Share … Continue reading Agenda 21 Countryside Intelligence Test
Master your own health and well being… next weekend 28th & 29th of June 2014… near Pewsey, Wiltshire… I’ve been watching Clive’s videos for the last year and visited him at his home six months ago… he’s a very nice … Continue reading Spend next weekend getting really healthy…
When I were nought but a lad I remember cycling down from Bramhope to Otley on my brand new Carlton Criterium with my two pals who had similar Raleigh bikes… I had to save up a third of the money, … Continue reading Ye Olde Tour de Yorkshire
With this UV detector which is a fun band to wear, you can see whether you or your kids are in harsh sun. A fantastic inexpensive … Continue reading Do you know how harsh the sun is?
Since 22nd March 2004 this has been my journey to work… can be a little treacherous on a winter’s morning but on the whole, an inspirational stroll 😉 Some will prefer the hustle & bustle of the city… I can … Continue reading Does your commute to work get you down?
The name of the ONE BOAT project came about while discussing the needs of the people of the Philippines with Jesse Tanchanco & Allan Limas, local Rotarians. I’ve just received an email from Jess Tanchanco from the Rotary Club of … Continue reading The ONE BOAT Project gets underway with TWO BOATS!
James Freeman, CEO of Reading Buses, explains how Winning Tenders has helped his company Our proven track record in Winning Tenders Over the past few years, we have helped many of our clients win tenders with both public sector and … Continue reading Tender Winning Testimonial
I pinged our two contacts over in the Philippines each an email last night asking on how our boats were coming on… Jesse came back and said he’d made our ONE BOAT donation into TWO BOATS and they would be … Continue reading ONE BOAT is already TWO BOATS, possible THREE!
I am a lucky Marketing Manager, I have worked all over Europe have been fortunate enough to have worked for a number of manufacturers in the Thames Valley. I love the manufacturing environment, it’s great to see a raw material … Continue reading Can you host a Factory tour in Berkshire?
Philip Turner hosted his President’s night at The Guildhall in Windsor A most stunning venue, being an ex council employee he obviously got the pensioner discount for the evening 😉 Obvious his introduction to the evening was appreciated by the … Continue reading Philip Turner’s Windsor & Eton Rotary Presidents Night
Come and join us for a short workshop to focus upon operational risks and business continuity in a growth environment. With it being Business Continuity Awareness week 2014 we thought we’d best host an event… Date: Friday 21st March 10am … Continue reading With Business Growth Comes Risk
Last night I was honoured to host our Rotary Zone Final and enjoy presentations by 8 teams from local schools… SENIOR WINNERS & JUDGES: Ben Newton of Windsor Vehicle Leasing, Sally Eton from Langley Hall Primary Academy Trust, Senior winning speaker from … Continue reading Being inspired by our youth…
Sean Michael Hayes had to walk into this one… Sean is one of our citizen bloggers from the colonies who skateboards & scribbles his way around the globe, crowd funding along the way… this week, well at least last week, … Continue reading Of all the book shops in all the world…
Watching Clive de Carle’s latest episode of The Health Revolution last night and he talks about how we could all be eating free food… we all love free… go have a listen… Hey mum, he mentions Todmorden… Love this quote… … Continue reading How would you like FREE FOOD?