Maidenhead.net - Maidenhead links
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This page contains external links relating to Maidenhead in several categories. Note that the links will open a new browser window. For sports and leisure information and links see the sports & leisure area. For a listing of businesses in the Maidenhead area, you need the business directory.
|Maidenhead Mailing List
And if you have questions about the town, don't forget the Maidenhead Mailing List, a collection of people with an interest in the town, many of whom are residents.
Margaret of Maidenhead - community opera which premiered in July 2004.
Maidenhead & District Talking Newspaper Association - bringing the Maidenhead Advertiser to visually impaired people.
Maidenhead ATC (Air Training Corps)
Daily Images Photo Blog - by Phil Bray - excellent photography, many taken in the Maidenhead area
Maidenhead and Marlow National Childbirth Trust - offer information and support in pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood - aim to give every parent the chance to make informed choices.
Up My Street - gives details of various statistics about Maidenhead compared to the national average, e.g. house prices and examination results.
GreenLink Berkshire - Click on Maidenhead - comprehensive environmental site including allotments, farmers' market, recycling, tree wardens and the Braywick Nature Centre.
Windsor and Maidenhead Volunteer Centre - a registered charity providing support, information and training for volunteers and for organisations requiring volunteers.
Maidenhead Heritage Centre - "where local history comes alive" - from the stone age to the age of aviation and computers.
Maidenhead Civic Society - running community projects around the town.
A Walk Around Taplow - excellent photographic record of Taplow (a village just East of Maidenhead) in 2002.
Family Friends - charity helping families with young children
East Berks RSPB - the local arm of the Royal Society for Protection of Birds, site includes event listing
Theresa May - the Member of Parliament for Maidenhead who is also Home Secretary
A road map of the area
Cox Green Community Centre - site listing the goings-on at this busy centre
Bob Egby's Photo Gallery - Bob lived in Maidenhead in his younger days. In September 2001 he returned and created this photo gallery
The Canadian Red Cross Memorial Hospital Shrine - a meticulously detailed site exploring (sometimes quite literally) the history, layout and various uses of this hospital in Taplow, just across the river from Maidenhead, from its construction in 1914 through its closure in 1985 to the present day
Maidenhead Astronomical Society - formed in 1957 - monthly meetings held on the first Friday at Stubbings Church Hall
Maidenhead Speakers - a non-profit organisation that helps its members to improve their communication and leadership skills.
Throb - The Heart Rehabilitation Organisation of Berkshire - The aim of the THROB organisation is to promote cardiac rehabilitation in the Berkshire area.
Wi-Fi hotspot search - within 5 miles of Maidenhead courtesy of JIWire. Search for local wi-fi connection points so you can drink coffee (or beer) as you surf the web, check your email or connect to your company's VPN.
Merry Go Round Singles Social Club - A not-for-profit club run by the members for professional singles aged 45 upwards. We offer a varied and exciting programme of events each month. With something to suit everyone you’re sure to find activities and events which appeal to you and opportunities to make new friends. The premier social club of its kind in the Thames Valley.
Holyport Women's Institute - has a membership of about 30 people and has been meeting for the last 40 years
re:charge - cafe on Queen Street for 11 - 18 year olds and young parents with their young children. Run by a local church group.
Thames Valley & Chiltern Air Ambulance Trust - charity-based helicoptor air ambulance service based at White Waltham Airfield just west of Maidenhead.
- learn all about Maidenhead's junction 8/9 on the M4 and how you have to stop
at red lights whilst reading a "no stopping" sign. Select "Current"
then A308(M) and A404(M) (the 2 slip roads off the main M4 junction) when viewing
the site. You can also see the old route of the M4 bypass clearly at the top of
this aerial view of junction
White Waltham Airfield webcam - overlooking the airfield 2 miles west of Maidenhead town centre
Traffic cam - Junction 8/9 of the M4 - Maidenhead junction
Chauntry - cam of Cordwallis Street updated every 15 seconds - choose "Chauntry On-line" button (top right) then choose "Chauntry Webcams" (on the left)
Bad Godesberg, one of Maidenhead's twin towns, this one in
Germany, just south of Bonn.
|Scouts and guides|
21st Maidenhead Scouts (Cox Green)
|Schools, colleges and further education|
Desborough School - secondary school
Cox Green secondary school (unfinished web site at present Oct 2002)
Reading University, the closest university to Maidenhead
Wessex Primary School,
St Mary's Church - another on the High Street in Maidenhead
St Mary's Church - White Waltham
Holy Trinity Church - Cookham
Churches Together - a collection of local churches
St Josephs Parish - Roman Catholic Churches in Maidenhead and Cookham
St Peter's Church
- Furze Platt, Maidenhead
Weather observations for Maidenhead
UK & Ireland Genealogy - Berkshire genealogy resource page
|National and international companies with local offices|
Business Objects - more computer software
Cincom - more computer software
Hutchison 3G - mobile phone networks, located in the Grenfell Island office block
Newbridge Networks - computer networking systems
Arm - computer processor design
Nortel - telecommunications networks
Hitachi - electronics multi-national, the European headquarters are in Maidenhead
Fujitsu Microelectronics Europe - microelectronic design
SmithKline Beecham - healthcare products
Covance - more healthcare
SDL International - software translation and localisation
McGraw Hill - book publishers
Seiko - watches etc.
International Network Services - IT infrastructure consultants