Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

It’s Welsh Wine Week!

The 24th May -1st Junes marks a national celebration of Welsh wine! You may not know it but the British wine industry is booming thanks to the warmer climate and … Continue reading

22 May 2014 · Leave a comment

New business to give gourmands food for thought

A NEW Welsh food business has been launched that will offer exclusive insight into Welsh food and drink producers. Food Adventure will provide food tours containing behind-the-scenes visits to vineyards, … Continue reading

19 May 2014 · Leave a comment

Half term in the Wye Valley & Forest of Dean!

School’s out next week! Here are the top 3 unmissable events for families looking to get out and about next week… A Day Out with Thomas at Dean Railway – 24th-26th … Continue reading

19 May 2014 · Leave a comment

Bill Bailey opens Birds of Prey hospital and poses for a ‘selfie’

Comedian Bill Bailey officially opened the new raptor hospital at the International Centre for Birds of Prey (ICBP) on Saturday 5th April 2014 at 2.30pm. The hospital which has been … Continue reading

15 May 2014 · Leave a comment

Be in Awe of Ore at New Art Exhibition

Local artist Amanda Christine Cox focuses on the natural splendour underneath the Forest of Dean in her latest exhibition titled “Ore: Treasure and Promise Under the Forest” On display at … Continue reading

13 May 2014 · Leave a comment

New Motorway Services for Gloucestershire

The UK’s newest motorway services opened today (7 May) in Gloucestershire.  Gloucester Services is on the northbound lane of the M5 between junctions 11a and 12.  Forget limp lettuce and … Continue reading

7 May 2014 · 1 Comment

Wye, Oh! Wye – A trip down the river in words and music

WYE, OH! WYE – A Most Theatrical and Musical Community Celebration of the Famous Wye Tour Friday 16 May 7.30pm Drill Hall, Lower Church St Chepstow Produced by OperaPlayhouse in … Continue reading

5 May 2014 · Leave a comment

Wye Valley & Forest of Dean Tourism Association wins Business Award

On Thursday 24th April, Co-Chairs of Wye Valley & Forest of Dean Tourism Association Ros Robertson and Caroline Anderson were guests at a glamorous and prestigious dinner and award ceremony at … Continue reading

2 May 2014 · Leave a comment

Welcome to the First Wye Valley River Festival!

An exciting opportunity to celebrate nature, culture, landscape and life along the River Wye. Like the nature of the river, events flow downstream starting from Hereford ending in Chepstow as … Continue reading

2 May 2014 · 1 Comment