The Swan Heroes

They come in all shapes and sizes. They offer time, materials, reductions, freebies, samples, equipment, knowledge, advice and help. They are a unique bunch who all have helped with the renovation of The Swan. Without them, the whole project would not be possible.

Our fantastic Business Supporters

We've had a huge response from local companies, suppliers and tradesmen. It has been absolutely fantastic and we thank each one for their help. We could not have progressed so far without you.

If you click on the company, you can get more information about them including their website. If you do contact them, please be sure to mention The Swan.

  • Windsor Glass

    WINDSOR GLASS

    Are providing all The Swan's glass needs free of charge to help our local community. This is a fantastic gesture as we have quite a few broken panes.

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    WINDSOR GLASS

    Glass Provider

  • Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service

    RBFRS

    Station 20 Red Watch of the Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service answered our emergency call and took down our old, inaccessible pub sign.

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    RBFRS

    Removed Old Pub Sign

  • The Crown Estate

    THE CROWN ESTATE

    The foresters of The Crown Estate have donated a huge piece of 300 year old cedar that is now our excellent looking bar top.

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    THE CROWN ESTATE

    Cedar for the Bar Top

  • St Josephs Furniture Market

    St JOSEPH'S FURNITURE MARKET

    Are a charity from Chalfont St Peters who have been really helping us with the seating for the bar area and also free of charge seating for the school.

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    St JOSEPH'S MARKET

    Bar Chairs

  • CTD

    CTD

    Sandra and the team at Ceramic Tile Distributors in Slough are helping us with our tile needs whilst giving us a good discount towards the renovations.

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    CTD

    Tiles for the Toilets

  • INDUSTVILLE

    INDUSTVILLE

    When the bar opens you'll be able to see the fabulous bar stools and lighting Industville have contributed at a very, very good price.

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    INDUSTVILLE

    Bar Stools

  • CROWN PAINTS

    CROWN PAINTS

    Are providing paint solutions at a fantastic price to help us get our pub and community hub up and running as soon as possible.

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    CROWN PAINTS

    Paint Solutions

  • ULTRA QUICK HIRE

    ULTRA QUICK HIRE

    Chris and Robin have done a cracking deal for us on the acrows (supports) and the mini lift forms that are essential for opening up the bar area.

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    ULTRA QUICK HIRE

    Equipment Hire

  • DEGREES OF COMFORT

    DEGREES OF COMFORT

    Provided and installed the cellar cooler - an essential piece of equipment - at cost price.

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    DEGREES OF COMFORT

    Cellar Cooler

  • NEW LEAF ELECTRICAL

    NEW LEAF ELECTRICAL

    The lads at New Leaf will be completely rewiring the building in stages, starting with the bar area.

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    NEW LEAF ELECTRICAL

    Electrics & Security

  • MAKER INDUSTRIAL

    MAKER INDUSTRIAL

    Supplier of the excellent paint stripper that cuts through centuries of paint.

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    MAKER INDUSTRIAL

    Paint Stripper

  • ITS A STEEL

    IT'S A STEEL

    Supplier of the excellent paint stripper that cuts through centuries of paint.

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    IT'S A STEEL

    Steelworks

  • SIMPSON SKIP HIRE

    SIMPSON SKIP HIRE

    Simpson gave us a reduction on the hire price and were very helpful with finding skips that would actually fit through the gates!

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    SIMPSON SKIP HIRE

    Waste Removal

  • BERKSHIRE SCAFFOLDING

    BERKSHIRE SCAFFOLDING

    Providing the much needed scaffolding at a really competitive price plus they are not charging us any rent.

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    BERKSHIRE SCAFFOLDING

    Scaffolding

  • LINO LENS

    LINO LEN'S

    Len is offering us an amazing deal on both the bar and specialist kitchen flooring.

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    LINO LEN'S

    Flooring

  • GPA MAINTENANCE

    GPA MAINTENANCE

    Carried out our "Refurbishment / Demolition" and "Asbestos" surveys as a donation.

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    GPA MAINTENANCE

    Technical Reports

  • TOILET HIRE LIMITED (THL)

    TOILET HIRE LIMITED (THL)

    Providing our portaloo at a knock down price and duration. And came to our rescue at very short notice.

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    TOILET HIRE LIMITED (THL)

    Toilet Hire

  • SOOTBUSTERS

    SOOTBUSTERS

    Paul Clarke has inspected and cleaned all the chimneys; including the ones that we didnt know about!

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    SOOTBUSTERS

    Chimney Cleaning

  • we are 3FOLD

    we are 3FOLD

    Matt Regale-Day has provided us with high quality floor plans and 3D drawings of the entire site.

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    we are 3FOLD

    Planning

  • PETER GAMBLE ESTATE AGENTS

    PETER GAMBLE ESTATE AGENTS

    Covered the cost of one full van load of waste removal on our site clearance day.

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    PETER GAMBLE

    Donation

Meet Our Professionals

We have people going above and beyond to help us. Pushing the boundaries to help us get The Swan renovated as quickly as possible. These professonals are offering us very good mate's rates and going out of their way with outstanding business offers. All trying to help us. These are our real heroes! A huge thanks to every single one of them.

  • MARILYN MORRISON

    MARILYN MORRISON

    Marilyn is providing all project management for the renovation of The Swan. Also leading on the decorating and styling.

    MARILYN MORRISON

    Project Manager

  • PETER KEEN

    PETER KEEN

    Peter is our builder looking after all the works going on within The Swan. From flooring, to ceilings, to building the bar. He is the man!

    PETER KEEN

    Building

  • SCOTT KEENAN

    SCOTT KEENAN

    Scott is providing all our plumbing and heating solutions throughout the pub and at ecellent rates. His company is SKPH Ltd if you are looking for him to provide you with a solution

    SCOTT KEENAN

    Plumbing

  • ROB SHARP

    ROB SHARP

    Rob has teamed up with Scott to provide the plumbing and heating solution. His company is W.S. Plumbing and Heating if you need a solution.

    ROB SHARP

    Plumbing

  • LEN GILSON

    LEN GILSON

    Len from Lino Len' has given us a great discount o the flooring materials and free fitting too!

    LEN GILSON

    Flooring

  • WARREN

    WARREN

    David helping his son Warren from Berkshire Scaffolding who are providing the scaffolding at very preferential rates.

    WARREN

    Scaffolding

  • IAN GRAY

    IAN GRAY

    Ian is a local lad who has his own plastering business. We are getting the toilets done at very good mate's rates.

    IAN GRAY

    Plastering

  • STUART MANDER

    STUART MANDER

    Provided plaster and beading free, and a team of plasters at a knock down price.

    STUART MANDER

    Plastering

  • KELVIN

    KELVIN OF THL

    Came to our rescue for the BBQ when we realised that we didn't have enough toilet facilities.

    KELVIN

    Sanitary Solutions

  • PAUL CLARKE

    PAUL CLARKE

    This is one of the two Victorian fireplaces that we discovered in the attic rooms that Paul has carefully cleaned for us.

    PAUL CLARKE

    Chimney Sweep

  • MATT RAYBOULD

    MATT RAYBOULD

    From the supplier of the excellent paint stripper. Not only did he not charge us, he drove down from Manchester to deliver it too.

    MATT RAYBOULD

    Paint Stripping

  • THE TEAM AT SELCO

    THE TEAM AT SELCO

    This is the management at Selco Slough who will kindly give us 10% off all purchases.

    THE TEAM AT SELCO

    Building Materials

  • FRANK AND KARL OF NEW LEAF ELECTRICAL

    FRANK AND KARL

    Have completed all the electrical and security work at an excellent price.

    FRANK AND KARL

    Electrical & Security

  • DAVID HOWES

    DAVID HOWES

    Our structural engineering looked at removing the pillars in the bar area.

    DAVID HOWES

    Engineering

  • PAUL THE BRICKIE

    PAUL THE BRICKIE

    Helping us put The Swan back together.

    PAUL THE BRICKIE

    Brickwork

  • DOUG SEEBURG

    DOUG SEEBURG

    Freelance photographer who has done a lot of the photos on the website and social media.

    DOUG SEEBURG

    Brickwork

  • IAN BIRCH

    IAN BIRCH

    Originally a Weekday Warrior, the CIC took Ian on to complete phase 1 and ensure the succes of the phase 2 kitchen project.

    IAN BIRCH

    Builder & Handyman

Weekday Warriors

These are the guys and girls who come in during the week on a fairly regular basis. On holiday, or have some free time between meetings, perhaps retired, or unemployed, maybe shift workers or mothers ... you name it and they will probably have been down helping out.

  • DERMOT GOFF

    DERMOT GOFF

    Our recycling guru

  • JEFF SAUNDERS

    JEFF SAUNDERS

    Our plumbing expert

  • JOHN SYMON

    JOHN SYMON

    Mr "School Room"

  • TREVOR HARVEY

    TREVOR HARVEY

    Mr "Give It Ago"

  • ADRIAN CHOJNACKI

    ADRIAN CHOJNACKI

    Ceiling destruction specialist

  • JIM HOUSTON

    JIM HOUSTON

    Singer and Do-Anything Expert

  • BOSCO RIDGE

    BOSCO RIDGE

    Plasterboard Guru

  • TONY CROSS

    TONY CROSS

    All rounder and BBQ chef too

  • LIZ SUTHERLAND

    LIZ SUTHERLAND

    Mrs "Does whatever is required"

  • ALAN and GERRY WICKENS

    ALAN & GERRY WICKENS

    Pointing specialists

  • BAS and DIANA WILLIAMS

    BAS & DIANA WILLIAMS

    Finishing Specialists

  • DUNCAN BELL

    DUNCAN BELL

    All rounder

  • MIRANDA and BES

    MIRANDA & BES

    Queens of the Strippers

  • LAURA and JACK

    LAURA & JACK

    Our chair painting specialists

  • LEXIE SYMON

    LEXIE SYMON

    Born organiser

  • KEN SUTHERLAND

    KEN SUTHERLAND

    All rounder

  • DANIEL JACOBS and MATTHEW ALLEN

    DANIEL & BAFFY

    School House Rockers

  • ASHLEY SHEEHAN and MARK DALY

    ASHLEY & MARK

    School House Rockers

  • ISMENE BROWN

    IZZY BROWN

    Get's Stuck In

  • AILISH CASTILLO

    AILISH & FAMILY

    Painters Extraordinaire

  • IAN and ANTHONY BIRCH

    ANTHONY & IAN BIRCH

    Builders Extraordinaire

Others will be added very soon. If we do miss anyone it is an honest mistake. Please email us at webmaster@theswanwindsor.co.uk and we will make an update to the website. Thanks for your help.

Donators

These people and clubs have donated funds towards the refurbishment. Their help is gratefully received - huge thanks!

  • LIONS DEN 2019

    LION'S DEN 2019

    Windsor Lions launched their community project and invited entries from those seeking funding for a new Community Project which benefits either the wider community. After presentations were completed, The Swan was awarded £1,000.

    More information about The Lions Club of Windsor is available on their website.

    LION'S DEN 2019

    The Lions Club of Windsor

Event Volunteers

Without these folk we would not have been able to run the events that we have. The BBQs, the quizzes, the special evenings. They have all donated their time and effort to help generate funds for The Swan, record the events and to ensure the community have a good time.

  • SHERRIDAN and MARK DALY

    MARK & SHERRIDAN

    School House Rockers

  • IAN BIRCH and TONY CROSS

    IAN & TONY

    Masters of the BBQ

  • LOUISE BIRCH

    LOUISE BIRCH

    Masters of the BBQ

  • ANGEL ALLEN and DANIEL JACOBS

    ANGEL & DANIEL

    Baristas


Need photo and names of the orginal two BBQs. Do you know them? Also who can forget Mr Quiz Master? All to be added.

Sewing Volunteers

The sewing group have put together all the soft furnishings within the bar.

Need to add group photo.

Marilyn, Sasha, Lexie's Mum, Miranda, Michele, Bes, Liz, Diana, Dawn, ...who have I missed?

Weekend Volunteers

We have a huge team of volunteers that come down to our organised events. They throw themselves in to tasks that are unusual, dirty, unclear and will undoubtedly have an unexpected outcome. They do it with an enthusiasm and humour that makes every occasion unique and a delight to attend. You willoften find the Weekday Warriors here too.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION - people will be added shortly

If we miss anyone it is an honest mistake. Please email us at webmaster@theswanwindsor.co.uk and we will make an update. Thanks for your help.