Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Easter Events and offers!

As the Easter Bunny bounds round the corner, it’s time to get thinking of ways to make your long weekend festive and fun! The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley will be … Continue reading

15 April 2014 · Leave a comment

Bomb Disposal at St Briavels Castle!

On Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th April YHA St Briavels Castle is hosting a 1940s – WWII event 11-5pm. The weekend is a must for all WWII enthusiasts with fascinating … Continue reading

10 April 2014 · Leave a comment

Royal Visit on 24th April, 2014

You may by now be aware of the impending Royal Visit of The Earl and Countess of Wessex on 24th April 2014. The royal couple will have lunch at The … Continue reading

7 April 2014 · Leave a comment

Wales: the weird, the wonderful and the worthy.

Griff Rhys Jones has wandered off and beyond the typical Welsh tourist track, searching the ‘land of his aunties’ for the Welsh part of him that he has always felt. … Continue reading

2 April 2014 · Leave a comment

Iconic steam engine rejoins Dean Forest Railway

An iconic steam engine that was originally saved from the infamous ‘Barry Scrapyard’ in 1972 by the Dean Forest Railway, will be re-launched in April after a painstaking 10 year … Continue reading

1 April 2014 · Leave a comment