Advantage card : Special offers

Advantage card : September offers

This month we have offers from Windsor Castle, The Savill Garden, Headmasters, The Guildhall Windsor and Windsor & Royal Borough Museum.

Windsor Castle 

Windsor Castle is hosting a special display of HRH Princess Beatrice of York’s wedding dress, first worn by Her Majesty The Queen in the 1960s and designed by the renowned British fashion designer Sir Norman Hartnell. The wedding dress is on display in the State Dining Room, one of the Semi-State Rooms, which open to the public each year between September and March. Free Windsor Castle Advantage Card entry is only available on the day and entry is subject to availability. If you want to guarantee a time slot, for example if you’re visiting with friends who have pre-booked, you can book your ticket by phone for a £2 fee. The Advantage Card free entry doesn’t allow priority entry, so please be prepared to queue. Please take along your Advantage Card for all those visiting including children, staff will check before entry. Please don’t attempt to use a borrowed Advantage Card, it will be confiscated. (If your image on the card isn’t clear, take along an additional form of photo ID). For pre-booked tickets, the ticket sales and information office’s telephone lines will be open from 10.30am until 6pm every day on +44(0) 303 123 7304. 

The Savill Garden

Art in the Garden at The Savill Garden takes place from 23 September to 3 November. This exhibition provides a wonderful combination of art and horticultural excellence. Explore the colourful gardens and encounter 66 sculptures of varying styles, subjects and materials; all inspired by the natural world. This event has been curated with the Surrey Sculpture Society, selecting pieces that inspire and complement their beautiful surroundings. All the art is available to purchase. A limited number of daily Savill Garden tickets are available for online purchase only. Friends of The Savill Garden and Members of Windsor Great Park do not need to book ahead, see more at www.windsorgreatpark.co.uk/art. Advantage Card holders will need to enter the code RBWM241 at checkout and will need to bring their Advantage Card with them when they collect their tickets or they will be required to pay for full priced tickets. (The Savill Garden are not able to retroactively apply the discount after payment. Offer only valid on standard full priced adult and not valid in conjunction with any other offer.) Tickets can be purchased at the link here.

Headmasters Windsor

The team at Headmasters Windsor are dedicated to giving you the very best in hairdressing. Advantage Cardholders get 50% off all colour at Headmasters Windsor. Headmasters Windsor iconic half price colour sale is back from 3-31 October. The perfect opportunity to try a new colour for less. Book your appointment today on 0345 459 7757. (Terms apply, offer cannot be used with any other offer or promotion, not valid for under 16s, must be accompanied by a finishing blow-dry at £30). Headmasters Windsor, 79-80 Peascod Street, Windsor, SL4 1DH. www.headmasters.com

Windsor Guildhall

Save £400 on a wedding at the Windsor Guildhall. This year has made us all stop and think about what’s really important to us and Windsor Guildhall are delighted that over 30 couples have got married at the Guildhall in August and September this year despite coronavirus restrictions. In addition to being a romantic, intimate and historic venue, Windsor Guildhall also pride themselves on being very flexible and can still host beautiful weddings for 15 people. Local residents can use their Advantage Card to get £200 off the weekend venue hire of the Windsor Guildhall and a £400 discount for a ceremony booked Monday to Thursday. COVID-19 safe, and using only trusted suppliers, take in the historic luxury as you capture memories and say ‘I do.’  Call the team on 01628 796284 or email guildhall@rbwm.gov.uk https://www.windsor.gov.uk/conference/the-windsor-guildhall-p232841 

Windsor and Royal Borough Museum 

Visit Windsor & Royal Borough Museum’s free outdoor exhibition remembering the First World War. Go on a journey around town and enjoy the sounds and sights of Windsor’s past whilst listening to their podcast. From the comfort of your own home, take an online tour of the museum and Guildhall or download resources to be a curator at home. You can even challenge yourselves with their ‘What am I?’ quiz. www.windsormuseum.org.uk.
Featured this month:
- Remembrance and the First World War, a free outdoor exhibition outside the Guildhall.  
- Victorian Windsor walk. Route starts outside Windsor Guildhall (SL4 1LR).
- Online tours. Take a glimpse into the Royal Borough’s history
- Seventy years of objects. Download the activity sheet and be a curator for the day.  
Windsor & Royal Borough Museum, Guildhall, Windsor, SL4 1LR.  

COVID-19 reminder

Cases in the Borough are disproportionately centred on people aged between 18 to 34 years, but we all have to play our part. You may not experience the worst of symptoms yourself but you may pass it on to loved ones who do. Please play your part in stopping the spread and help keep everyone safe - keep your distance, wash your hands, wear a face covering. If you have any symptoms, stay at home and get a test immediately. If you’ve been abroad to a country that’s not on the exemption list, you need to self-isolate for 14 days.

To protect yourself and others, you must:

  • wash your hands regularly and for at least 20 seconds
  • wear a face covering over your nose and mouth in enclosed spaces
  • stay at least a metre away from people not in your household
  • if you have symptoms, get a test immediately

For more government advice on how to stay alert and control the virus, please see their webpage. Our latest statements are on Facebook and Twitter, please share our social media messages with your community.
 

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Library and resident services : Contact details

For further assistance or information please contact us at:

Library and Resident Services - Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead,
Maidenhead Library, St Ives Road,
Maidenhead SL6 1QU.
Telephone: 01628 683800