Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Places to stay, things to do, good food and drink

Meet the Gruffalo at the Dean Heritage Centre

The Gruffalo, a children’s book by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, tells the story of a mouse’s walk in the woods On Saturday 31st of March and Sunday 1st … Continue reading

27 March 2012 · Leave a comment

Newent Wild Flower Picnic

Newent in Bloom invites families to come and join us to create a wild flower meadow at Newent lake on the Sunday after Easter, to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  … Continue reading

27 March 2012 · Leave a comment

Herefordshire Fields, Forts, Film and Feasts…

Fabulous topics chosen by walk leaders for this year’s Herefordshire Walking Festival from June 16-24 range from the exploration of historic hill forts to inspirational film settings and walks with … Continue reading

27 March 2012 · Leave a comment

Spring Food Fair at 3 Shires Garden Centre, near Newent

Join over 25 local food and drink producers on Sat 31st March from 11am to 4pm to taste, chat to the producers and buy. Food and drink available will include … Continue reading

21 March 2012 · Leave a comment

Medieval banquets at Caldicot Castle

Medieval banquets are to be staged at Caldicot Castle by the owners of the Michelin starred The Crown at Whitebrook restaurant. Multi award winning Crown Hotels and Restaurants have secured a … Continue reading

15 March 2012 · Leave a comment

Earth Oven Project to Launch in The Forest of Dean

Harts Barn Cookery School in the Forest of Dean, is to host an inspirational workshop on the ancient and unique processes involved in the building of an Earth Bread Oven. … Continue reading

12 March 2012 · Leave a comment