After 20 years of living in Windsor, a lifetime for Ali, it’s time for a change… With great cheer and the odd tear we’re heading for Sidmouth in Devon… we’ve bought a little 8 bed villa 1½ miles from the … Continue reading We do like to be beside the seaside…
On Friday I’ll be cruising up The River Thames from Datchet to Cookham on Kris Cruisers Lady Karen in preparation for the first day of the Magna Carta 800th – The River Relay Saturday morning we’ll be picking up a … Continue reading Join us LIVE for Magna Carta 800th – The River Relay next weekend 13th & 14th June 2015
Last night the friends & families of the children of Windsor enjoyed hearing their young offspring giving presentations to a packed house, delivering them better than most adults! Youth Speaks is a National Rotary competition where a team of 3 … Continue reading Windsor & Eton Rotary Youth Speaks Heat 2014
Before you read Carla’s story, do remember to give generously when you see the British Legion representatives collecting… You’ll find these handsome chaps in Tescos Windsor… Ian tells me the public have been very generous and just his team are … Continue reading Please don’t remove the Tower poppies
Hard to believe that it’s less than 2 months since we launched the Ebola Campaign in Marlow. At the first meeting, there were 16 Clubs represented, along with the Town Mayor and representatives from Marlow Churches together and members of … Continue reading Rotary Club of Marlow Ebola update October 2014
Summers over, the nights are closing in so I guess it’s OK to start looking forward to Christmas 2014. Last year we launched our Windsor & Eton Rotary Club Advent Calendar and I used Twitter to engage with some of … Continue reading Social Media ensures our Windsor Calendar Sparkles this Xmas
Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor is very easy… call 01753 622330 and ask for availability for when you are coming to town. Based at the coach park… SHOPMOBILITY WINDSOR Open Monday—Saturday 10:00am—5:00pm* The Coach Park Alma Road Windsor SL4 3HY … Continue reading Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor
23rd June saw the inaugural President of Windsor & Eton Interact Club take up her chain of office in the Royal setting of Cumberland Lodge… Principal Rev DR Edmund Newell of Cumberland Lodge gave a welcome & shared some of … Continue reading Windsor Girls School Interact Club launches at Cumberland Lodge
Great news, after years of tough negotiations, we’ve finally secured sponsorship for our Dragon Boat rowers… Windsor & Eton Brewery will be providing us with dragon fuel in the form of their World Cup WINNING Maracana Brazilian Blonde Beer 😉 … Continue reading World Cup Winning Brazilian Blonde sponsors our Dragon Fuel
Verbatim’s World Cup Football Competition – whether you love it or hate it, we’re sure you’ll love this… With the World Cup about to start – the team at Verbatim invite you to join in our Competition… We’re giving the … Continue reading WIN Your Weight in BEER!
Have you always fancied the idea of a spot of Dragon Boat Racing but not got round to it? Well now’s your chance to join in the fun… Sunday 29th June… High Wycombe Rotary have room for 2 more dragon … Continue reading Room for 2 more Dragon Boat teams…
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?
On Wednesday 30th April, nearly 400 people enjoyed a day’s racing at Ascot while making generous donations to The Prince Philip Trust Fund… The sun was shining & the sky was blue when Prince Edward arrived to open proceedings and … Continue reading The Prince Philip Trust Fund
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?
Have you always fancied the idea of a spot of Dragon Boat Racing but not got round to it? Well now’s your chance to join in the fun… I’m looking for between 10 & 20 Dragon Boat Paddlers who will … Continue reading Dragon Boat Challenge Sunday 29th June
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!
Slough Together Walk 2014 takes place on Saturday 3rd May, start any time between 10.00 am – 12.00 noon A great walk taking in countryside, riverside, village and town. Discover an amazing variety of views, monuments and buildings, including shops … Continue reading Rotary Slough Together Walk 3rd May 2014
This morning I have been making more connections in the worlds of recruitment & education… I’m looking for those involved with helping others create CV’s that recruiters & HR departments will read for more than the current standard of 7 … Continue reading CV Creation Tool Service
Today is my mum & dad’s 50th wedding anniversary and so I thought it only appropriate to tell the world how much I love them… Without them I wouldn’t be here to share my ramblings… so let’s see those fingers … Continue reading Happy anniversary mum & dad
Windsor Spring Festival kicks off in just over a week… Normally Guy lets us Rotarians know but today Twitter won the day when Tom Gamble reminded me it was on by tweeting me a link to his gig… @windsordaily world … Continue reading Windsor Spring Festival 15th – 23rd March 2014
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?
When I first asked folk to blog, or add content to their very own space on the Business in Berkshire website back in 2004/5 I was disappointed when on 6 out of 600 actually engaged with the programme… It frustrated … Continue reading Are you Blogging with Confidence?
When it comes to health it is becoming increasingly apparent to me that you need to do your own research, not just simply listen to your doctor… When I mentioned magnesium to a friend of mine that owns a few … Continue reading Magnesium deficiencies and why we need more of it
Thank you Alison Davey for being my valentine for sixteen years… Love Jon Continue reading Happy Valentines Day