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Slow Business Networking, Metro Bank, Windsor

Metro Bank kindly hosted our first Slow Business Networking event in Windsor today… BIG THANK YOU to Trevor, Nick, Gosla & MJ for hosting us. A dozen local business people turned out which is a nice number, although 24 would … Continue reading Slow Business Networking, Metro Bank, Windsor

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Slow Business Networking launches in Windsor this Friday…

What you doing Friday? Come and join us in Windsor on 12th September at Metro Bank, Peascod Street >>> Then next week, three events, Wednesday 17th in Wokingham >>> Friday 19th in Binfield >>> And also 19th, a new event … Continue reading Slow Business Networking launches in Windsor this Friday…

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Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor

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

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Sir Ian MacFadyen Farewell Dinner

Last Sunday evening, Sir Ian & Lady Sally MacFadyen were special guests at a dinner hosted by Windsor & Eton Rotary Club in the Pavilion at Sir Christopher Wren Hotel. “Oh what a night!” The champagne flowed before dinner, The … Continue reading Sir Ian MacFadyen Farewell Dinner

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Best book early for our Slow Business Networking events

Book early for Slow Business Networking events to avoid disappointment… it so much more fun when folk have smiley faces 😉 We sold out over the weekend for our July Binfield Slow Business Networking event. Tom Evans (author, temporal alchemist, … Continue reading Best book early for our Slow Business Networking events

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Windsor Girls School Interact Club launches at Cumberland Lodge

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

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World Cup Winning Brazilian Blonde sponsors our Dragon Fuel

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

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Thames Valley EXPO, Windsor Racecourse, is OPEN

Over 700 people have pre-registered for today’s #TVExpo… THIS IS YOUR EARLY MORNING REMINDER! If you are free, come on down and enjoy an nice cup of FREE coffee in The Berkshire Lounge. Just follow your eyes as you walk … Continue reading Thames Valley EXPO, Windsor Racecourse, is OPEN

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Rolling out your marketing strategy…

Late yesterday afternoon I received a tweet @windsordaily from @muddybootsmusic telling me about a new England song they’d written, produced & animated… Could it be “England’s Year” & even your year? Read on… Reminded me of a pal of mine … Continue reading Rolling out your marketing strategy…

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Join us in The Berkshire Blog Lounge at #TVExpo 12th June

This year’s #TVExpo takes place in a couple of weeks at Windsor Racecourse, come and join us in The Berkshire Lounge for a spot of Slow Business Networking… Go book yourself into the EXPO… & visit The Berkshire Lounge when … Continue reading Join us in The Berkshire Blog Lounge at #TVExpo 12th June

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Does your commute to work get you down?

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?

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21 Gun Salute for Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday

An early birthday present for Queen Elizabeth II, who’s birthday is on Monday 21st April… at 12pm today there was a 21 gun salute on the Long Walk, just outside Windsor Castle… (If you are fan of the Queen you’ll … Continue reading 21 Gun Salute for Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday

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Chris Stallwood sets sights high for 500km charity challenges

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

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Why I volunteered for the Dragon Boat Challenge

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

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Start spreading the Noos… Monarch of the puddings reaches Scotland (again)

After seemingly brief sojourn in Leicester the big pink bus moved onto Edinburgh. I say seemingly brief because nothing of any exceptional merit occurred. Eateries were eclectic and our random corner by the De Montfort hall was fairly typical. A local … Continue reading Start spreading the Noos… Monarch of the puddings reaches Scotland (again)

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Windsor Spring Festival 15th – 23rd March 2014

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

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Being inspired by our youth…

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…

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Helping those impacted by the River Thames Floods

Wraysbury, Datchet & now Staines are all featuring on the BBC news… living in Windsor, these towns are next door and so very much part of our community. Chris from Kris Cruisers is a fellow Rotarian and the start of … Continue reading Helping those impacted by the River Thames Floods