Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Celebrations at Glewstone Court

When Bill & Christine Reeve-Tucker moved into Glewstone Court in the cold, wintry February of 1987 their adventure attracted both local and national publicity.  25 years on, on a wet … Continue reading

31 August 2012 · Leave a comment

As You Like It in Penallt

Once again on August 27th, Bank Holiday Monday, the tiny hilltop village of Penallt, just 4 miles South of Monmouth, hosts a matinee performance (3pm) by the Rain or Shine … Continue reading

14 August 2012 · 1 Comment

‘Unearthed’ exhibition at the Dean Heritage Centre

‘Unearthed’ – what did trilobites eat for tea and why did ammonites have blue blood? Three giant fossils have come back to life and crawled out of the sea to … Continue reading

8 August 2012 · 1 Comment

Countryfile Team at the Speech House in the Forest of Dean

Peter Hands and his staff at The Speech House Hotel were delighted to host John Craven & his BBC Countryfile colleagues recently when they were filming in the Royal Forest of Dean. … Continue reading

4 August 2012 · Leave a comment