We’ve launched 2 Christmas charity crowd funding campaigns, a National 3D Printer project (starting in Wokingham) and put the call our for a corporate family fun day so we need to showcase an individual or two! First up, Charlotte Wilkinson … Continue reading Crowd Funding your dreams
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
OK, could your company’s brand image benefit from supporting a Great British GOLD Medalist? A veteran judo champion who took a break, had 2 children and has come back fighting her way to a GOLD Medal? Charlotte would love to … Continue reading Maidenhead’s Charlotte Wilkinson fights for Great Britain
Chris Dahl DipPFS was the winner of the first round in The Berkshire Blog Go-Karting Championships 😉 Next round, Friday 3rd October… you in? Fill in the form below to show your interest, I will confirm nearer the date & you … Continue reading The Berkshire Blog Go-Karting Championships 1st round winner is…
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?
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
I met Tony Adams at Bisham Abbey, he hosted a England World Cup 2006 match & signed my balls! When you are looking for a new promotional gift idea, how do you go about it? 1. Do you simply wait … Continue reading Tony Adams signed my balls!
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
Penguins, the Windsor-based event agency is continuing its long-running support of local charity Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service, which is raising £5m to build Berkshire’s first children’s hospice. Penguins’ Chris Stallwood, has set himself a series of tough challenges to … Continue reading Chris Stallwood sets sights high for 500km charity challenges
I’ve never run a marathon, or a half marathon – in fact the most I’ve run since school cross country is probably the one mile run for breast cancer a few years ago. Running, rowing – it’s all the same … Continue reading Why I volunteered for the Dragon Boat Challenge
Were you part of the London Marathon 2014? One of the 36,000 runners taking on the 26.2 mile course… Or have you joined in in the past? Tell us your story below… Continue reading London Marathon 2014 stories…
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
Have you got your pair of beer sunglasses yet? What you waiting for? I am as close to source as you can get on these little beauties… you have them as is or if you’d like they branded around your … Continue reading Beer Sunglasses : definitely something for this Summer 2014!
So how will you watch this year’s Winter Olympics from Sochi? With just a few hours to go… pick your channels of engagement! Anyone for Twitter… Welcome back on the hill, Thomas @MorgensternT and good luck at #RusSki Gorki #Sochi2014 … Continue reading Sochi 2014 : How will you engage with the Winter Olympics?
In all the years you’ve been networking does the QUALITY of the business networking shine through or does QUANTITY win the day? How about a bit of both? If your target market is micro businesses then attending free networking event … Continue reading Is business networking about Quality of Quantity?
The Trustees of The Prince Philip Trust Fund for the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, in association with the Rotary Club of Windsor and Eton, are planning a fundraising event to be held at Ascot Racecourse on Wednesday, 30th … Continue reading The Prince Philip Trust Raceday at Ascot
“Oh yes it does…” “Oh, no it doesn’t…” “Oh yes…” Well it is the Panto season 😉 When Camelot, The National Lottery, was bought out by a Canadian Pension Fund for £389 million in 2010 it pushed a few of … Continue reading Making healthy connections in Berkshire doesn’t have to be a lottery…
Guest blog post by Rachel McGuinness Is our government fit enough to run the country? While chatting to an MP recently, he freely admitted that they were a very unhealthy bunch, so all the more reason for getting my hands … Continue reading Putting the Zest back into Government
Date for the next Thames Valley event – Thursday 11 July, 7.00 at Reading Rugby Club. Speaker Steve Grainger, the RFU’s Rugby Development Director, talking on ‘Encouraging and supporting business people to bring their business brains into the Rugby Club’ … Continue reading Network with Steve Grainger, RFU’s Rugby Development Director
You produce a story that is both topical and humorous, that’s how… You just need a good script writer and a bunch of German speaking Irish actors, willing to join in the fun. I got this story from Will Corry’s, … Continue reading How do you get 600,000+ views on Youtube?