Household Cavalry Moves out - 18th May

Windsor will play host to The Household Cavalry’s Freedom of Entry March on Saturday 18 May as a ‘goodbye’ before their relocation to Salisbury Plain later this year. Residents are invited to view the parade which will comprise of up to 250 troops, 8 mounted troops and the Band of the Blues and Royals, as they march from Combermere Barracks at 14:30, along the Long Walk, Park Street, St Albans Street, Castle Hill, High Street, Sheet Street and Kings Road with the regiment pausing at the Guildhall where a salute will be taken. “The Regiment’s long association with the town of Windsor will not be forgotten, but we will give a warm welcome to the Welsh Guards, who will occupy the barracks movin

A wonderful fundraising Dinner

A fantastic evening was had at the Christopher Wren Hotel on 3rd May, raising money for the new Eton Information Centre. The Christopher Wren put on a wonderful event for us, generously supporting the event, We were entertained by Denise Pearson (former lead singer of Five Star) and Jon Craig (Chief Political Correspondent for Sky News) and and £15000 was raised for the Centre. The organising team for the inaugural dinner held last Friday for the soon-to-be Eton Information Centre, the Eton Mayor and Deputy Mayor and Eton College’s Bursar are all critical to the successful launch of this key community facility for visitors to Eton and Eton Wick as well as for those who live and work here. Th

Latest Footfall Data

You may know that we have automatic footfall detectors in two places in Eton, to capture information about how many people pass by/ One is on the Eton Bridge, and the other (called 'Eton Citix') is in the High Street near Budgens. We have data for the year 2019 up to April 30th (including Easter) and it shows the following:- We have seen a total of 1,052,783 with the combined traffic from Eton Citix and the Footbridge. The busiest days were Easter weekend with Saturday the 20 April bringing in almost 15.5k of traffic via the footbridge alone, with Easter Sunday not far behind with just over 14k The monthly average via Citix: 77,052 The monthly average via the footbridge: 205,823 This compare

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