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SECURITY ITEMS INITIATIVE FOR VULNERABLE & ELDERLY RESIDENTS
Since its launch last year, interest in this offer has been most encouraging and we are now inviting more residents to apply. Residents within Maidenhead can benefit from this initiative being promoted by Maidenhead Community Watch Association and which is ful...
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Last Post: Feb 20, 2024 3:07pm
by Thames Valley Po...
Flooding update from RBWM Monday 19th Feb
Over the weekend, following the rain overnight Saturday into Sunday watercourses in the area have been responding. The latest update is as follows: Environment Agency Currently, there are 41 fluvial Flood Alerts, 4 groundwater alerts and 4 Flood Warnings across the...
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Last Post: Feb 20, 2024 12:53am
by RBWM
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Last Post: Feb 19, 2024 4:15pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Seed Swap
Seed swap and Plant sale on Sunday March 3rd at Wesley Hall (Methodist Church), Lower Road, from 3-5.00pm. Swap seeds, indoor and garden plants for sale or swap. Get your tools sharpened. Free entry; Tea and cake.
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Last Post: Feb 19, 2024 1:02am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Did you miss out on this event?
Did you miss out on this talk? Would you have liked to have come? Give Nicholas a call and he will try and arrange for the talk to be repeated.
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Last Post: Feb 17, 2024 10:01am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Watch Out for Your Cat
From a Local Resident Obviously I wasn’t going to let this go without me shouting it from the roof tops in regards to cats being shaved and whiskers purposely being cut off 😑 The incident has yet again been reported and I’m asking all cat owners...
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Last Post: Feb 17, 2024 1:14am
by Local Resident
Warning if walking alone in Cookham
From a Cookham Resident So just a heads up, this afternoon I was walking my dog towards Cookham Moor, my partner was walking our other dog on the grass by The Crown. A man was approaching the metal gate at the same time as her to go in to the field and he stopped...
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Last Post: Feb 17, 2024 1:13am
by Cookham Resident
New ranking of best places to live
Here is the full list and ranking out of 1429 places Twyford (1) Caversham (31) Sonning Common (52) Woodley (74) Wokingham (75) Hungerford (138) Spencers Wood and Three Mile Cross (152) Bracknell (176) Reading (190) Ascot (229) Crowthorne (230) Maidenhe...
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Last Post: Feb 16, 2024 5:28pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Royal Borough takes steps to address serious financial challenge as it presents balanced budget
Royal Borough takes steps to address serious financial challenge as it presents balanced budget for 2024/25 The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead has taken decisive action to present a balanced budget for the next financial year which, despite significant fina...
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Last Post: Feb 16, 2024 4:16pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Pranic Healing Clinic - Cookham
Pranic Healing Clinic - Cookham Moor Hall, Experience Pranic Healing, one of the fastest growing complementary therapies worldwide and effective in the treatment of any physical or psychological condition. 15 minute taster treatment for stress and anxiety: ...
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Last Post: Feb 16, 2024 3:55pm
by Pranic Healing
entertain Elizabeth House members
Volunteer at Elizabeth House, Cookham. Elizabeth House day centre is looking for new volunteers to entertain its members. This could be anything from singing or playing music, a craft of any type, a quiz, or just a fun hour of chatting and laughter. If you would like...
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Last Post: Feb 16, 2024 2:21pm
by Elizabeth House
SCHUBERT AND ALL THAT JAZZ
The Cookhams Fundraising Group for Thames Hospice have a wonderful musical alternative to offer you, which they are helping organise with St Luke’s church in Maidenhead. It is the brainchild of a wonderful local musician Peter De Souza who, whilst now living in...
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Last Post: Feb 15, 2024 9:44pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Plan to protect Cookham's character from 'overbuilding' takes decisive step forward
Cookham Parish Council is taking a decisive step forward with a planning document hoped to ‘keep Cookham, Cookham’ in light of major developments in Maidenhead. The parish council has approved a draft version of its Neighbourhood Plan (2021-2038) ̵...
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Last Post: Feb 15, 2024 11:10am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Longridge Activity Centre in Marlow suffers from 'worst flooding ever'
CEO Amanda Foister said recent flooding, caused by heavy rainfall over the last month, has put the facilities in a "painful" position, slamming the breaks on a redevelopment project that would have seen the demolition of ground-level buildings and the construction of...
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Last Post: Feb 14, 2024 4:59pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Eligible residents encouraged to apply for initiatives offering energy efficiency improvements
Eligible residents encouraged to apply for initiatives offering energy efficiency improvements to homes The Royal Borough is working in partnership to offer two schemes to help support low-income families in the borough improve the energy efficiency of their home...
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Last Post: Feb 14, 2024 3:50pm
by RBWM
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Last Post: Feb 13, 2024 2:11pm
by Cookham Rotary
Keyless Car Thefts
There has recently been a spate of keyless car thefts in a central Windsor location. Due to this, we are asking all residents to be mindful how and where your car keys are being stored. Whilst these offences have been targeted in Windsor, we would like to advise all...
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Last Post: Feb 12, 2024 1:27pm
by Thames Valley Po...
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Last Post: Feb 11, 2024 12:45am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Pinkneys Arms boss aiming to keep pub running despite company liquidation
The boss of the Pinkneys Arms has said he is battling to keep the popular pub open after the company behind the venue entered liquidation. Joint liquidators from CMB Partners Limited were appointed for Honor Pubs Limited, trading as The Pinkneys Arms, on January 9...
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Last Post: Feb 9, 2024 9:25pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
πŸ“’ Cookham bridge update - February πŸ“’
There has been a lot of vocal disappointment about the apparent lack of activity on the bridge for the last month or so. The reason for this is due to a lot of intense work happening behind the scenes. NEW BEAM When the team went in to inspect the beams within th...
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Last Post: Feb 9, 2024 2:48pm
by Archimedes
Award-winning student artwork on display at Town Hall
Impressive artwork from talented local students is on display in Maidenhead Town Hall following a competition involving Maidenhead schools. The artwork was created as part of Norden Farm’s Maidenhead Schools Exhibition, held in 2023. The selected pieces all...
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Last Post: Feb 8, 2024 3:49pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Royal Borough partners with Rebel Business School to provide workshops offering personal financial s
Free workshops providing support to help residents with their personal finances are on offer thanks to a partnership between the Royal Borough and Rebel Business School. The seven online workshops are being funded by the Government’s Multiply funding and pro...
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Last Post: Feb 8, 2024 11:36am
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Organisers confirm Let's Rock The Moor will not happen in Cookham this year
Fans of the popular Let’s Rock The Moor in Cookham have been left ‘gutted’ after organisers finally confirmed that the festival would not be taking place in the village this year. After months of speculation on social media and organisers remaini...
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Last Post: Feb 8, 2024 12:52am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Royal Borough installs additional sensors to monitor air-quality
Further air-quality sensors have been installed in the Royal Borough in response to a petition by residents. The sensors monitor the levels of particulate matter in a set area and will help to enhance the existing nitrogen dioxide monitoring network. The petition,...
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Last Post: Feb 7, 2024 2:13pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Windsor and Maidenhead parking prices see big hike
Parking fees and permits are to see a hike following a public consultation which saw nearly 60 per cent of residents 'strongly disagreeing' with any increased charges. The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead has admitted it is facing "serious financial challen...
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Last Post: Feb 6, 2024 6:45pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Disposable Vapes Being Banned
We’re banning disposable vapes in the UK to tackle the rise in youth vaping and protect children’s health. We're also introducing new powers to restrict vape flavours, packaging and where they are sold in shops to make vapes less appealing to children....
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Last Post: Feb 6, 2024 5:59pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Neps will now be open for evenings!
🌟 Exciting News! 🌟 Due to popular demand, we're happy to announce that Neps will now be open for evenings! πŸŽ‰✨ Starting this week, you can now join us for dinner and enjoy our delicious cuisine in the cozy ambiance you love. Whether it's a romant...
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Last Post: Feb 6, 2024 12:31am
by NEPS BISTRO
The Crown of Cookham are hiring!
We are looking for experienced Front of House/Bar Staff to join our friendly team. Part time and flexible hours available, but need to be able to work some evenings and weekends. If you are interested in joining our fun team, please send your CV with a covering email...
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Last Post: Feb 6, 2024 12:25am
by The Crown at Coo...
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Last Post: Feb 3, 2024 3:21pm
by Medtner
Royal Borough thanks community for feedback in response to challenging parking proposals
The Royal Borough would like to thank everyone who took part in the recent public consultation on changes to Parking fees and charges. The council is facing serious financial challenges, driven by a number of factors, including historic decisions which have result...
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Last Post: Feb 2, 2024 3:32pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
restoration of direct bus service from Maidenhead to Heathrow.
Petition for the restoration of direct bus service from Maidenhead to Heathrow. https://rbwm.moderngov.co.uk/mgEPetitionDisplay.aspx?ID=2180&RPID=10176062&HPID=10176062
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Last Post: Feb 2, 2024 11:42am
by Cookham Webmaste...
The Media Hub with Ross Kemp
Good morning everyone! I hope that 2024 has got off to a good start for you and that you are involved with some really exciting projects. I just wanted to let you know that tickets for our first Media Hub of the year with Ross Kemp have just gone on sale. It's...
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Last Post: Feb 1, 2024 3:32pm
by Sarah Parfitt
** PHARMACY FIRST - an advanced NHS service **
Will launch nationally in Community Pharmacy (including cookham pharmacy!) tomorrow 1st February 2024 It’s an exciting time for pharmacists and their teams as we look to support our patients further with one of seven conditions through self-care to start...
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Last Post: Jan 31, 2024 11:58pm
by Cookham Pharmacy
New Prosperity Board aims to Drive Forward Berkshire’s Economic Success
Proposals to create a new Berkshire Prosperity Board to help drive forward and deliver future economic success across the county are set to be endorsed by all six Berkshire Councils. Under the proposals, all six councils would work together to help seize opportuni...
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Last Post: Jan 31, 2024 4:55pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Road closures confirmed to complete the safe demolition of closed Broadway car park in Maidenhead
Dates for road closures required to complete the safe demolition of the closed Broadway multi-storey car park in Maidenhead have been confirmed. Demolition began on Monday (29 January) and is expected to take around 12 weeks – quicker than originally envisag...
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Last Post: Jan 31, 2024 10:18am
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
Have your say on measures to help protect business premises from conversion into housing
The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead is consulting until 12 March on proposed measures to prevent business premises being converted into housing on key employment sites without full planning permission. Currently, developers have national permitted developmen...
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Last Post: Jan 30, 2024 2:58pm
by RBWM PRESS RELEA...
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Last Post: Jan 27, 2024 12:17am
by Cookham Webmaste...
Seasonality Maidenhead among Top 50 restaurants in the UK
A popular restaurant in Maidenhead has been ranked among the top 50 restaurants in the UK. Queen Street-based Seasonality scooped the 34th spot among 100 restaurants reviewed by independent restaurant guide SquareMeal. SquareMeal’s UK Top 100 published on...
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Last Post: Jan 26, 2024 4:55pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Three new services for Victims of Crime
Three new services will be launching later this year to support victims of crime in the Thames Valley. The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for the Thames Valley (OPCC) is set to work in partnership with Victim Support, SAFE! and Hope After Harm to deli...
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Last Post: Jan 26, 2024 12:57am
by Thames Valley Po...
Local businesses get ready to FLIP! The Maidenhead Pancake Race is back
Maidenhead businesses are invited to apply to take part in the annual charity Pancake Race which will take place on Tuesday 13 February. Taking place in the Nicholsons Shopping Centre, businesses battle is out in a series of heats to win the Fastest Flippin’...
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Last Post: Jan 24, 2024 3:12pm
by RBWM
The Royal Borough marks the Year of the Dragon with Lunar New Year celebrations
The Royal Borough marks the Year of the Dragon with Lunar New Year celebrations Lunar New Year celebrations kick off in style on Saturday 10 February with the return of the much-loved Lion Dance Parade. Established in Maidenhead in 1997, performers from the Eag...
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Last Post: Jan 24, 2024 3:05pm
by RBWM
Dog attacked by badger on Winter Hill Golf Course
There was a nasty I incident on Winter Hill Golf Course by the 13th hole yesterday (Tuesday morning). An off lead dog was attacked by a badger, with very significant consequences. The injury to his left back leg was so severe that he needs to have an amputation. Benj...
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Last Post: Jan 24, 2024 12:19am
by Cookham Webmaste...
First Floor Burglaries
We have had reports of an increase of burglaries and attempted burglaries from first floor windows. We would ask residents to consider the following to make sure your home is secure to deter potential break-ins - If you have an alarm on your house, ensure that ups...
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Last Post: Jan 23, 2024 2:08pm
by Thames Valley Po...
New ANPR cameras have been announced to help tackle illegal driving
New ANPR cameras have been announced to help tackle illegal driving, with the aim of improving road safety and cutting congestion. The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead is preparing to start enforcement of existing moving traffic restrictions, beginning with...
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Last Post: Jan 23, 2024 12:23pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Royal Borough’s enforcement to help tackle illegal driving will help improve road safety and cut c
The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead is preparing to start enforcement of existing moving traffic restrictions, initially at 10 problem locations, in order to improve road safety and reduce congestion. In the coming weeks, the council will use Automatic Numbe...
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Last Post: Jan 22, 2024 2:03pm
by RBWM press relea...
Update: Cookham Bridge essential maintenance
Alongside our emergency response to the recent flooding, we’ve continued to prioritise the essential maintenance works to Cookham Bridge as we know this is important to the community. Work continues on schedule for completion of the project as planned. Despi...
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Last Post: Jan 20, 2024 1:06am
by RBWM
Call for action over Lightlands Lane Sewage Pumping Station
Members of the Cookham community are calling for Thames Water to take action over a sewage pumping station in the village to ensure it is not overwhelmed in the future. Last week, major flooding hit the village, causing main access routes to be closed and leaving...
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Last Post: Jan 19, 2024 4:17pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Compulsory Purchase Order confirmed for Nicholsons Shopping Centre
A compulsory purchase order (CPO) has been confirmed for the Nicholsons Shopping Centre and surrounding land which could pave the way for the site’s redevelopment. Plans to knock down the shopping centre and replace it with 650 apartments, shops and offices...
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Last Post: Jan 19, 2024 4:16pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
RBWM's financial position ‘continues to worsen’
Windsor and Maidenhead council’s financial position ‘continues to worsen’ this year for reasons outside the council’s control – and the risk of a dreaded S114 notice ‘remains very real.’ RBWM faces ‘significant finan...
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Last Post: Jan 19, 2024 4:14pm
by Cookham Webmaste...
Neighbourhood Priorities Update 2023
During the year we choose police priorities for each local area. In the Maidenhead West area this year our priorities were Crime Prevention, Drugs and ASB (anti-social behaviour). Please see below an update on each priority from the Police Officer responsible for you...
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Last Post: Jan 18, 2024 9:27pm
by Thames Valley Po...
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