The talent of the Forest of Dean comes to life this weekend at the Dean Heritage Centre. From Berry Hill born playwright Dennis Potter’s locally set story performed against the ‘blue hills’ of its title to the execution of the ancient craft of charcoal burning, the centre will celebrating the heritage of the Forest. 7pm … Continue reading A celebration of Forest of Dean talent
The pyrotechnics are being prepared at Goodrich Castle ahead of the site’s spectacular Bank Holiday weekend Civil War event. Visit on Sunday 29 or Monday 30 August to see a Royalist garrison try bravely to protect the castle while under siege from the Parliamentarian army! This August Bank Holiday weekend, the site will be returned … Continue reading Cannons Primed For The Siege Of Goodrich!
Families looking for an entertaining yet informative day out this summer are being encouraged to visit the Dean Heritage Centre (DHC), based in Soudley, as an essential part of any visit to the Forest of Dean. The Centre, which is under new management, is promoting a varied programme of exciting and educational activities for all … Continue reading Going Back To Your Roots at the Dean Heritage Centre