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Joby Carter Prints: Gifts For Mother’s Day

Joby Carter Prints: Gifts For Mother’s Day

Joby Carter Prints: Gifts for Mother's Day Mother's Day is just around the corner, and this unique print of a hand painted sign by Joby Carter is just the perfect gift. Joby Carter is a local traditional signwriter and decorative artist - well known as the proprietor...

Sir Nicholas Winton: A Local Hero

Sir Nicholas Winton: A Local Hero

Sir Nicholas Winton: A Local Hero Nicholas ('Nicky') Winton was a British stockbroker and humanitarian. He was born in 1909 in Hampstead to Jewish parents. In 1938 at the age of 29, he planned a skiing holiday to Switzerland. However, a call for help meant instead, he...

Winter Walks in Maidenhead

Winter Walks in Maidenhead

Winter Walks in Maidenhead There are so many places to walk to around Maidenhead, as we are surrounded by pretty villages, such as Bray, Holyport and Cookham. There are two walks I particularly enjoy doing and give so much at different times of year. The first is the...

The Padel Hub in Slough

The Padel Hub in Slough

The Padel Hub in Slough The Padel Hub is a brand new Padel and wellness hub, for Padel enthusiasts to enjoy. Named Berkshire's Premium Indoor Padel Club. There are five vibrant state-of-the-art indoor Padel tennis courts for newbies, pros or those in search of a new...

Little Green Boat Hire at Ray Mill Island

Little Green Boat Hire at Ray Mill Island

The Little Green Boat Company at Ray Mill Island - review The Little Green Boat Company is a local self drive boat hire company. They have established themselves on the river in Staines and Marlow and have now set up at their brand new base, on Ray Mill Island in...

Bray Village Hall Centenary Event

Bray Village Hall Centenary Event

Bray Village Hall Centenary Event This year Bray Village Hall turns 100, and everyone is invited to celebrate on Saturday 8th July. There will be events taking place all day from 10am, including an Alice in Wonderland children's theatre event, right through to an...

Summer Fetes Around Maidenhead

Summer Fetes Around Maidenhead

Summer Fetes Around Maidenhead During the summer months, there's nothing better than going to a school fete or village fair. We have selected a few fetes, fairs and festivals that will be taking place in Maidenhead and the close surrounding area in 2023, as a handy...

Maidenhead Business Networking

Maidenhead Business Networking

Face2Face Maidenhead Business Networking As well as sharing local events that take place in the community over on the What's Happening in Maidenhead page, I also run my own business networking sessions in and around Maidenhead. The events are open for anyone who is in...

Hobbycraft Maidenhead Official Opening

Hobbycraft Maidenhead Official Opening

Hobbycraft Maidenhead Official Opening After a long wait, the brand new Hobbycraft Maidenhead store finally opened its door for the first time on Tuesday 18th April 2023, and had the grand opening on Saturday 22nd April 2023. Situated on the Stafferton Way Retail...

Bluebell Walk in Maidenhead

Bluebell Walk in Maidenhead

Bluebell Walk in Maidenhead Discover the Bluebells at Little Thrift Wood, Ockwells   After the long winter months, many us of welcome lighter evenings when Spring comes around. It's also a time for warmer weather (sometimes!) and seeing spring flowers come up. I...

Instagram Reels Masterclass Review

Instagram Reels Masterclass Review

Instagram Reels Masterclass With Anna from Just Dandy Social (Review) Anna Ison is based in Burnham and has a background in journalism and media, with twenty years working at Channel 4. Anna trained in digital marketing and social media and now works with businesses...

Trying Dry Needle Felting with Jack and Alice Crafts

Trying Dry Needle Felting with Jack and Alice Crafts

Trying Dry Needle Felting with Jack and Alice Crafts - Review   Rebecca Bennett lives in Marlow with her husband Iain and her two children - Jack and Alice. Rebecca has a background in art. She studied Fine Art and Sculpture at university then went on to teach...

Lunchtime Yoga Class DNC Studio, Bath Road

Lunchtime Yoga Class DNC Studio, Bath Road

Lunchtime Yoga with Nikita Nikita teaches traditional Yoga with a modern twist in the local community of Slough, Berkshire. She began teaching in 2010 and has since expanded her outreach to online classes and corporate events. Nikita will be starting lunchtime Yoga on...

Try Softball: Free Softball Sessions in Maidenhead

Try Softball: Free Softball Sessions in Maidenhead

Try Softball: Free Softball Sessions in Maidenhead Maidenhead Softball Club is a mixed slow-pitch club with sessions for adults and youths. They offer free taster sessions which are fun for anyone who would like to try it out. No experience needed. As well as this,...

Sleep and Reflexology with Shelley Mason

Sleep and Reflexology with Shelley Mason

Sleep and Reflexology with Shelley Mason Shelley Mason is a Reflexologist based in Maidenhead, and she offers mobile Reflexology and has her own treatment space at her home. Over the years, Shelley has treated a large number of clients - with Reflexology for the feet,...