Win a weekend in Forest of Dean & Wye Valley!

We're giving you the chance to win a three night, weekend break for up to 4 people in a Silver Birch cabin with a hot tub, courtesy of Forest Holidays! Forest Holidays provide luxury self-catered cabins exclusively set in the Forest of Dean, sheltered beneath the forest's protective canopy.  There's so many activities on offer in … Continue reading Win a weekend in Forest of Dean & Wye Valley!

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#StDavidsDay – Why We Love #Wales in #DeanWye

St. David's Day is drawing near, a time where we celebrate all things Welsh. Children don traditional costume, parades line the streets, and daffodil sales go up. It's just another reason to love the beautiful country of Wales! What else do we love about Wales? Take a look: 1. The landscapes - Rolling green fields, mountains, forests. … Continue reading #StDavidsDay – Why We Love #Wales in #DeanWye

England and Wales Tourism Week – Fantastic Offers in DeanWye

Celebrate England and Wales Tourism Week with free events and incredible offers from local businesses in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean! Running from 14th-22nd March, the crossover of English Tourism Week and Wales Tourism Week is set to be an exciting celebration of the very best that WyeDean has to offer. As a … Continue reading England and Wales Tourism Week – Fantastic Offers in DeanWye

Top 10 #GroupHoliday Ideas in #DeanWye

Want to get away with your mates, or need a new activity you can do together? Come to the The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley and take a look at some of our favourite activities to do with friends: Canoeing, archery, caving, orienteering and much more. What better way to spend a holiday with your … Continue reading Top 10 #GroupHoliday Ideas in #DeanWye

Top 5 Pancake Day Ideas from Dean Wye

With Lent fast approaching, it's time to clear your cupboards of sugar, butter, and eggs. And what better way to do that than to make a feast of pancakes? Here are our top 5 recipes to make your Pancake Day a bit more exciting: Apple Sausage Pancakes – This pancake is unique in that it has apples … Continue reading Top 5 Pancake Day Ideas from Dean Wye

Top 10 Dog-Friendly Places in Dean Wye

Traveling with your pup is important, and we understand so we've put together a list of things you can do at the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley with your furry friends. The Granary in Upper Lydbrook – This is a lovely cottage that sleeps two, including your furry friend. It's within walking distance of a grooming parlour, … Continue reading Top 10 Dog-Friendly Places in Dean Wye

Gloucester Services; on the hunt for Butchers, Bakers and Muesli Makers

Services now recruiting new roles to include the nation’s first motorway fishmonger! Gloucester Services Farmshop and Kitchen have started to recruit nearly 150 new staff for their southbound site due to open this summer. The business is now on the hunt for traditional skilled workers to fill positions including butcher, baker, fishmonger and pâtissier and become part … Continue reading Gloucester Services; on the hunt for Butchers, Bakers and Muesli Makers

Top 10 Romantic Activities in Dean Wye

Love is in the air in the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley, but if you're looking to do something special there's no need for grand gestures. Here are some little ideas to show your loved one how you feel on a day out together; this year keep it simple and don't break the bank. 1.  Hire … Continue reading Top 10 Romantic Activities in Dean Wye

February half-term: events, activities & offers

We're counting down the days till school's out!  The Christmas holidays seem like decades ago and we're in need of a break... Not sure what to do with the kids? Here's what's on in the area in the coming weeks with plenty of ideas to keep the little monsters occupied...  . Go Medieval during February … Continue reading February half-term: events, activities & offers

Romance in the Forest: Valentine’s Day Ideas

Not long now till the most romantic day of the year! . Have you got something planned? Here are some ideas for a last minute getaway... . Forest Romance at Tudor Farmhouse With stunning walks on the doorstep, beautiful rooms to rest your head and food plucked from the kitchen garden, there is no need to venture far … Continue reading Romance in the Forest: Valentine’s Day Ideas