Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Magical new woodland cabins  and treehouses launched

Forest Holidays have announced that they have built a selection of brand new woodland accommodation to add to their existing cabins in The Forest of Dean, near Coleford, Gloucestershire. Unique … Continue reading

31 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Remember, remember… It’s Bonfire Night!

Have you decided where you’re watching the fireworks this year? Here are some options… 5th November – annual fireworks display at Bathurst Park, Lydney along with a number of stalls from Danters Fun … Continue reading

30 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Bumper harvest for Tintern Vineyard

After an almost perfect year for vineyards in Wales, Parva Farm Vineyard at Tintern in the beautiful Wye Valley reports that they have completed their harvest. This has turned out … Continue reading

24 October 2014 · Leave a comment

It’s Apple Day!

Did you know today is Apple Day? There’s so much more to the nation’s favourite fruit, want to learn more about what you can do with the humble apple? Here are some … Continue reading

21 October 2014 · Leave a comment

It’s Our World! – Get arty crafty this half term with the ‘Big Draw’.

From Monday 27th until Friday 31st October the Dean Heritage Centre is encouraging visitors to use sights and sounds from around their indoor galleries and outdoor five acre site to … Continue reading

19 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Art at The George

  Art at The George, situated in The George Café, Newnham is a new showcase of local artwork and crafts from the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley. The gallery … Continue reading

19 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Take Your Parents to Lunch Day!

It’s Take Your Parents to Lunch Day! Go on, treat old Mum and Dad to a special meal out. There are plenty of places in the Forest of Dean & … Continue reading

15 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Halloween happenings 2014

It’s getting to that time of year again, where the ghosts and ghouls come out of hiding and the zombies roam the streets. The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley … Continue reading

13 October 2014 · Leave a comment

Secret Recipes Revealed for Chocolate Week!

For those with a sweet tooth, you need no excuses to chomp away next week – it’s Chocolate Week! To celebrate, The Old Dairy Tearoom has given us a dairy-free chocolate … Continue reading

11 October 2014 · 1 Comment

National Cake Decorating Day with Harts Barn!

Today is National Cake Decorating Day! Here are some lovely images of budding bakers mixing, icing and decorating delicious cakes at Harts Barn Cookery School.  They have plenty of classes on during … Continue reading

10 October 2014 · Leave a comment