Memories Are Made Of This

This September make sure you take a trip out to the Forest of Dean to take a look at exquisite paintings by Mary Edwards in a special art exhibition. From the 6th of September until the 12th of October Mary Edwards will be showcasing her latest paintings at Taurus Crafts, Lydney, Forest of Dean.Mary was born … Continue reading Memories Are Made Of This


Tour of Britain Guide 2014!

On Saturday 9th September the Tour of Britain will be passing through the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley! We've all gone cycling mad, eager to dig out our own bikes to take off on two wheels. Want to pedal like the pros? Here's our guide to everything you need to know about cycling in the area.. … Continue reading Tour of Britain Guide 2014!

Forest Free for all

Who says history is just about grand houses? As part of the national Heritage Open Days 2014 the Forest of Dean opens its doors and welcomes all for the long weekend of the 11th – 14th September. Why not join in the celebration of the Forest’s fantastic history and culture by enjoying free access to … Continue reading Forest Free for all

Taurus Crafts Evening Antiques & Vintage Fair

After a very successful Easter Antiques Fair, Taurus Crafts are introducing the Evening Antiques & Vintage Fair this Saturday with an extensive mix of stalls, food, a bar and a live band!Taurus Crafts evening fair at The Old Park, Lydney, will be held Saturday August 16 from 6pm to 10pm and entry is FREE for everyone.While you’re browsing … Continue reading Taurus Crafts Evening Antiques & Vintage Fair

Mariette Voke – ‘Museum Pieces’

Talented local artist Mariette Voke is set to showcase her latest collection, ‘Museum Pieces’ in an exhibition held at The Dean Heritage Centre (DHC) in Soudley, Forest of Dean. The exhibition at DHC will be open from Saturday the 16th of August until Saturday the 28th of September. Mariette has been a regular visitor to … Continue reading Mariette Voke – ‘Museum Pieces’