Braywick Cemetery

Braywick Cemetery was opened in July 1953, the entire cemetery was set out as a ‘Lawn Cemetery’ with specific sections for different religious faiths. Church of England, Non Conformist, Roman Catholic, Jewish, Muslim and a section for baby interments. Sir Nicholas Winton is buried in here after he passed at the age of 106 on…

Maidenhead Golf Course

The Golf course lies just outside the town centre. Maidenhead Golf Club was formed in 1896, and the course was opened for play on December 12, 1896, with the club also hosting a champagne luncheon on the same day to mark the occasion in its fine new clubhouse. The course celebrated 125 years in 2021.

St Luke’s Church by night

St Luke’s church is one of five Anglican churches in Maidenhead, whose roots go back as far as 1865. The spire was put up in 1894.

Plaques and Memorial Stones

A selection of images of various plaques and memorial stones which are to be found in and around Maidenhead.

Norden Farm Centre for the Arts

Norden Farm Centre for the Arts is a popular Arts venue, and is located on Altwood Road in Maidenhead. Norden Farm Centre for the Arts is built on the site of an ancient farm on the outskirts of Maidenhead in the Altwood area. It is thriving centre for the arts, averaging 150 events a season,…

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Poppies on North Town Moor

This fantastic show of poppies on North Town Moor was captured during the summer of 2020. The poppies had really taken over the fields and almost covered the entire field as far as you could see, creating an absolutely fantastic carpet of blazing red colour ! Hopefully they will all be back again next year…

Bisham Woods Ice House

This Ice House was built around 1760 – 1790 for storing ice for use at the nearby Bisham Abbey, which is about a 5 minute walk away. The ice house is in a perfect location, sheltered by the woods and facing into a north wind which would have helped keep the ice as cold as…

The Brick and Tile Works

A selection of photographs from inside the National Trust site, The Brick and Tile Works. The are no actual building remains anymore, although there are remains of some of the old Coopers bricks strewn around the site if you look closely enough. Coopers Brick & Tile Works was established here by John Cooper in the…

All Saints Cemetery

Maidenhead Cemetery, or All Saints Cemetery as its known is was opened in 1888 and covers an area of approximately 5 acres. The cemetery was originally owned by The Maidenhead Cemetery Company and came into RBWM Council ownership during the 1950s. There are over 10,000 grave spaces in the cemetery and there have been 14,600…