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Go With The Flo pad­dle­board­ing was set up in 2015 and it’s grown since then.

“This year has been by far the busiest year yet. The pan­demic – and the so­cial dis­tanc­ing re­stric­tions – en­sured peo­ple wanted to get out, to­gether, and ex­er­cise, and so the in­crease in de­mand en­abled me to go full­time,” says di­rec­tor Nick Judd. “I spend my days in­tro­duc­ing new peo­ple to the sport, chat­ting to them, in stun­ning sur­round­ings. We’re based in War­grave and there are so many routes, from St Pa­trick’s stream to the Hen­ner­ton Back­wa­ter, to Shiplake and Son­ning and Henley. Plus peo­ple love vis­it­ing the Ge­orge and Dragon af­ter. We do break­fast ses­sions, af­ter-dark paddles… we’re al­ways try­ing new things. War­grave is stun­ning from the wa­ter and it’s just great to see so many peo­ple en­joy a sport we love our­selves.”

Nick also does clean-ups for an


“H’ar­ti­san is open­ing soon in War­grave and will be a lo­cal and friendly spe­cial­ity cof­fee and tea shop where ev­ery­one is wel­come, in­clud­ing ram­blers, Thames swim­mers, home work­ers, prams, dogs, the many cy­clists who pass our door, af­ter all, War­grave is the ‘gate­way to the Chilterns’,” says founder Sarah Hart. “There will be a ded­i­cated area where cy­clists can bring bikes in­side to store whilst en­joy­ing a well-de­served pit-stop. We are sourc­ing as much as we can lo­cally and have al­ready found our sup­plier of out­stand­ing cakes.”

Freshly baked pas­tries will also be on of­fer each day with a healthy range of nu­tri­tious foods from Sarah, who is a

Rosie’s Choco­late Fac­tory at Sheep­lands Farm in War­grave of­fers choco­late-mak­ing par­ties for chil­dren and adults, teambuild­ing events and be­spoke choco­lates, such as de­li­cious truf­fles, choco­late shoes and even choco­late houses. “Rosie’s

Choco­late Fac­tory is my home from home, my choco­late par­adise. For my cus­tomers it’s a break away from our busy lives where they can spend their time learn­ing about choco­late and mak­ing de­li­cious choco­late cre­ations,” says owner Rosie

Adey. “My choco­late-mak­ing par­ties are the most pop­u­lar and they are also what I en­joy do­ing the most. Cus­tomers make de­li­cious treats to take home and en­joy.” We all need a bit of choco­late in our lives right now. rosieschoc­o­late­fac­tory.co.uk

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