Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Welsh Wine Week

This year Welsh Wine Week runs from Sat. 25th May until Sun. 2nd June. It is an exciting time for Welsh vineyards with our wines now being accepted as good … Continue reading

25 May 2013 · Leave a comment


New Book: Walking in the Forest of Dean, 25 Routes in the Historic Royal Forest by Mike Dunn, £12.95, Cicerone Press Ltd, ISBN: 9781852846893 From short relatively simple strolls of 4 … Continue reading

24 May 2013 · Leave a comment


  We’ve all waited a long time for a glimpse of warmer, sunnier weather and many gardens are weeks behind normal.  But if you want to see colourful petals and … Continue reading

21 May 2013 · Leave a comment

PETAL POWER – An exhibition of floral fashion fabric designs

Chepstow Museum is bursting into bloom with an exhibition of floral fashion fabric designs created by female designers in the years following the First World War, when women began making … Continue reading

2 May 2013 · Leave a comment