Windsor & Maidenhead Experience Huge Tourism Boost In The Build Up To The Royal Wedding

The Royal Wedding is just one day away, and Windsor & Maidenhead are already experiencing huge tourism boosts as thousands flock to the area to witness the special day.
An extra 50,000 people have already visited the town and businesses around the area are already reaping the benefits of wedding, which is a proving a very […]

Maidenhead and Me 2018 – Art & Photography Competition Launches For The 5th Time

The art and photography competition, which gives the creatives of Maidenhead the chance to show what they can do, has launched this week for the 5th year running. The theme of Maidenhead and Me 2018 is ‘people make it what it is’. We’re excited to see the various art and photography celebrating Maidenhead!
The competition was […]

Let’s Rock the Moor Music Festival Set For Maidenhead Return

Cookham is readying itself for the 10th annual Let’s Rock the Moor music festival, which kicks off on May 19th. The retro festival is a fantastic celebration of 80s music and promises to be a great day.
The festival, just outside Maidenhead, is a day of great 80s music, which also provides a fantastic boost for […]

Maidenhead Waterways Project At The Heart Of Regeneration

The Maidenhead Waterways Project has shared an update on it’s progress in a video and explains why the revival of the river is key to the current regeneration of Maidenhead.
Planning for the project was granted in 2012 with the support of Prime Minister and Maidenhead MP Theresa May and since then, the Maidenhead Waterways Restoration […]

Maidenhead set for new £32.8m Braywick Leisure Centre

Plans for a new £32.8m leisure centre in Maidenhead have been passed, meaning a new state-of-the-art activity centre for all ages. The centre will feature a gym and a ten lane swimming pool.
The leisure centre will replace the ageing Magnet facility that currently occupies the space and the centre is part of a wider development […]

Local Girl Attempts Incredible Great Pacific Race For Charity

Can you imagine attempting to cross the entirety of the Pacific Ocean, a total of 2,400 miles, in a rowing boat? Well that is exactly what local Maidenhead woman Cazz Lander is attempting. All of us here at Lantern are right behind you!
The incredible Great Pacific Race requires the crew to row 2,400 miles from […]

‘Uber-style’ Bus Service Could Come To Maidenhead

The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead are thinking of using an ‘Uber-style’ bus service in rural areas in order to increase the allocative efficiency of their budget, which they currently feel is unsustainable.
If you live in rural parts of Maidenhead and you rely on the timetabled bus service to move around, don’t panic! They […]

Theresa May Backs Maidenhead Redevelopment

Prime Minister Theresa May visited the Landing exhibition in Maidenhead to show her support of the redevelopment which will bring 500 new homes to the area, as well as office and retail space.
After visiting she stated she believes that the redevelopment of Maidenhead could finally get off the ground, adding that Britain have the skills […]

Historic Maidenhead Boundary Walk set to return in October

Are you raising money for a charity, club or community group? If so the Rotary Club of Maidenhead has a ready-made fundraising opportunity – its annual Boundary Walk on Sunday, October 1.

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