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Win Festive Afternoon Tea for Two at De Vere Beaumont Estate with Living Along the Thames 

De Vere Beaumont Estate would like to offer one reader the chance to enjoy Festive Afternoon Tea for two with a glass of champagne. To be in with a chance of winning simply email sharon@bigwednesdaypr.com with the answer to this question by 9th December: How many bedrooms are at De Vere Beaumont Estate? a. 400 [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Food & Drink, Out & About|0 Comments

Diary Dates: May, June and July

May 23 Apr – 30 May: ‘Wycombe Arts Festival’ tickets available from the Marlow, High Wycombe and Princes Risborough Information Centre’s   (where programmes are available) or by calling 01628 483597 – www.wycombeartsfestival.org 05-12: ‘Spring Wild Flower Walk’ at Cliveden, a free walk through the gardens and beyond to take a close up look at the [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|Events, Out & About|0 Comments

The Rivertime Boat Trust awarded Queen’s Award

  HQ on the river in Bray, the Rivertime Boat is based in Windsor, then Henley during the spring and summer, giving disabled people the opportunity to enjoy a day out on the water.  The Trust also has an Accessible Boat Club at Bisham Abbey that offers bell boating, sailing and wheelyboat (power boats adapted [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Out & About|0 Comments

Maidenhead Rowing Club Success at Ghent International Regatta

Congratulations to The Maidenhead Rowing Club convoy on their way back from Ghent International Regatta in Belgium. The team of 18 junior boys and girls supported by 25 parents and sibling supporters had a successful weekend or rowing. They had 5 medal winning boys crews collecting golds in J16 single, J16 double and J16 quad. Silver and bronze [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Out & About|0 Comments

Discover a sea of bluebells with the National Trust in the Chilterns and Thames Valley

Spring has arrived and what better way to brighten your day than with the sight and scent of bluebells covering a woodland floor on a warm spring day. Now the National Trust has revealed the best places to spot dramatic carpets of bluebells in the Chilterns and Thames Valley With over half the global population [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Out & About|0 Comments

Thames Valley Expo – Windsor – 14th April 9am – 3pm

Last year our events grew dramatically with 394 exhibitors across our 5 Expo’s and just under 4,000 delegates attended our events. This year it is our 4th birthday and in celebration we are making the Thames Valley Expo – Windsor bigger and better than all our previous events. • New Keynote Speakers coming to the [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Business, Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Laurie Holloway is performing with his Big Band for the first time locally in Maidenhead

here are very few British jazz musicians who have become household names, however Laurie’s work as a pianist, composer, MD and arranger has led to him becoming something of a national treasure. He has a long association with Sir John Dankworth, having been Dame Cleo Laine’s MD, he toured with Engelbert Humperdinck for 5 years [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Henley on Food – Saturday 30th April and Sunday 1st May 2016

TV FAVOURITES, FAMED RESTAURANTEURS, CHILDREN’S WRITERS AND ‘BRITAIN’S MOST FASHIONABLE FOODIES’ JOIN THE LINE-UP AT THE UK’S FIRST FOOD LITERARY FESTIVAL Cyrus Todiwala, Lisa Faulkner and Hugless Douglas creator, David Melling are confirmed among the many authors appearing at the UK’s first food literary festival, which takes place in Oxfordshire on 30th April and 1st [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Entertainment, Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Marlow 10km race enters 4th year

The Danesfield Dash 10km race is organised by Danesfield School PTA with the help of local running events organiser, Purple Patch Running, and supported by sponsors Huntswood, SAS and Marlow running shop, Runners' Retreat, and is set to be a great day. Race Director, Chris Wharton, said "The PTA are proud to hold this event [...]

By | March 14th, 2016|Events, Out & About|0 Comments

Diary Dates – March in Marlow

Until 30 April: ‘Glorious Gardens Trail’ at Cliveden, a free trail to help you explore the spring time gardens, 10:00-17:30, normal admission applies. 01: ‘Marlow & District Wine Circle – My Family & Other Setbacks – Mel Rees’, we are a social club who have an interest of wine and beer, at Liston Hall, 20:00-22:00 [...]

By | February 26th, 2016|Out & About|0 Comments