Berkshire and Buckinghamshire - still open for business

PUBLISHED: 14:21 23 March 2020 | UPDATED: 16:04 03 April 2020

The coronavirus has had a devastating effect on local businesses

The coronavirus has had a devastating effect on local businesses

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We’re compiling a guide to the businesses that still need your custom to survive, the companies introducing special schemes to help people in the community, services that will help you adjust to working from home or being isolated from others.

 

 

Click on the facebook post above to and write in the comments about anything you feel we should include here.

 

Free coaching sessions

Forte Training Company are introducing a Forte Coffee Hour - a free coaching session to help those who are feeling anxious, worried and finding the new situation difficult

Details to be announced on their facebook page www.facebook.com/ForteTrainingCo

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Online Music Hangout

Ascot Music School will be introducing a free Online Music Hangout once a week for musicians, instrumentallists and music lovers...everything Music related in addition to their online Music lessons.

www.facebook.com/AscotMusicSchool

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Takeaway menu at the The Castle Inn, Coldash

The Castle Inn in Coldash have launched a new takeaway that includes: Burgers, Sandwiches, Pizzas and Puddings.

Details on their facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TheCastleColdAsh/ and their website www.thecastleatcoldash.co.uk/index.html

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Takeaway menu at the The Jolly Cricketers, Seer Green

Great food available for collection or deliver from the Jug & Bottle at the rear of the Pub if you are self-isolating or they can put into your car boot if you wish.

They also offer a delivery service from their extensive wine list and also serve as collection point for order from their local fish supplier; Chiltern Fish and Game

https://www.thejollycricketers.co.uk www.facebook.com/jollycricketers

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Coffee shop in Inkpen converts to grocery store

The Honesty Group have converted their Inkpen coffee shop into a general store to support the community but especially the elderly and those in isolation by launching a delivery service for them.

Milk, butter, bread, beer, wine and a selection of basic household goods including fresh veg will be available.

If you are self isolating or unable to get to them, they are accepting orders for delivery. Please contact them directly on 01488 668325 or via email at crownandgarter@honestygroup.co.uk and follow their social media channels for regular updates.

https://www.facebook.com/thehonestygroup/

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Free online videos

Mishmak Youth Theatre is uploading daily videos with drama activities, dance choreography, stage combat and lots of creative fun.

www.facebook.com/mishmakyouththeatre

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Marketing advice



Pinpoint Marketing are creating articles and videos offering free advice, top tips and new ideas for small businesses to remain, grow and keep up the good work.



www.facebook.com/PinpointMktg

pinpointmarketingconsultancy.co.uk

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First Aid at Home training

Green Box First Aid Training - every Friday will be doing a free youtube video regarding first aid at home.

www.youtube.com/channel/UCSGryV1V47te7Gn5seQtj5A

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Farm Shop Click & Collect service

Pinewood Nursery have launched a new website for preorder food from farm shop and gardening supplies from their Stoke Poges base.

www.pinewoodfarmshop.co.uk

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Take-out beer

Windsor and Eton Brewery are offering a takeout service from their Windsor store and a free delivery service to those within a 10-mile radius

www.webrew.co.uk/news/business-update

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Beer delivery

You can now browse online for delivery within the Windsor area and now up to 20 km away, in the web shop. They are also offering a click and collect service for those able to travel.

ahoppyplace.co.uk

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Indian and Bangladeshi food delivery and takeaway

Viceroy of Windsor are open Wednesday toSunday for a their takeaway and delivery service.

20% off for NHS STAFF 

viceroyofwindsor.co.uk

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Fresh produce box collection service

The Green Oak Windsor are creating produce boxes with a choice of three options: Simply Veg, Simply Meat and Simply Fish, £30 each and available for collection from their Oakley Green location each Tuesday and Friday, 3pm – 6pm.

thegreeneoak.co.uk

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Online beauty treatment courses

Pampering Angel have moved their training courses to an online, remote learning programme. 

All courses can be found on our website www.pamperingangelsworld.com/shop

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Osteopath consultations

Sam Hall Osteopaths are open for virtual consultation and exercise prescriptions or virtual rehab sessions, 1-2-1 virtual physical therapy.

www.samhallosteopaths.co.uk

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Online fun for young children

Teddies Music Club have made their music sessions and drawing demos available for free online for the next two months, so families can sing at home and carry on having a nice activity together.

www.teddiesmusicclub.co.uk

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