Windsor District Chamber of Commerce President's Dinner
PUBLISHED: 16:27 13 December 2012 | UPDATED: 22:34 20 February 2013
This year's event at Windsor Guildhall marked both the approaching 110th anniversary of the chamber and celebrated Her Majesty the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
Windsor District Chamber of Commerce Presidents Dinner
This years event at Windsor Guildhall marked both the approaching 110th anniversary of the chamber and celebrated Her Majesty the Queens Diamond Jubilee. Members enjoyed a six course feast replicating that of the Presidents banquet of 1962, 50 years ago to the night.
Guests included the Lord Lieutenant of Berkshire, the Hon Mrs Mary Bayliss, accompanied by Mr Bayliss, and the Mayor and Mayoress of the Royal Borough, Cllr Colin and Mrs Rayner. They were joined by the Constable and Governor of Windsor Castle, Air Marshal Ian Macfadyen CB OBE, and Mrs Macfadyen, and the Dean of Windsor, the Rt Rev David Conner KCVO, and Mrs Conner.
Toastmaster and master of ceremonies was Peter York, with members of Windsor Opera providing a musical accompaniment to the evening. Sponsors included Royal Windsor Shopping, King Edward Court Shopping, John Goodwin Ltd, Martyn Crossley, John Handcock, BMG, Edwards & Elliott, Waitrose, and The Wine Circle, Virginia Water.
PHOTOGRAPHY BY Maureen McLean