Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Newent Cycling Loop

Newly published is a 28 mile circular cycle route exploring the lanes of north west Gloucestershire around Newent. The route starts in Newent and includes the following attractions: The “golden triangle” … Continue reading

26 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this bank holiday

Creativity and Cream Tea At Hot Pot Pottery tea-room and gallery in Christchurch, you can soak up the creativity in our gallery, get creative yourself with Pottery Painting AND combine … Continue reading

23 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Wye Valley beer wins gold medal

  Proving, once again, that she’s of superior taste, Wye Valley Brewery’s Dorothy Goodbody has triumphed in this year’s International Beer Challenge (IBC) competition. The International Beer Challenge is Europe’s … Continue reading

20 August 2015 · Leave a comment

“Can’t repeat the past? Why of course you can” – Jay Gatsby

On Friday 11th September, The Angel Hotel, Abergavenny, is hosting A Flapper’s Evening in association with Emma Corfield-Walters of {Book-ish} Crickhowell and Pan Macmillan. It’s a swingin’ soiree, inspired by … Continue reading

18 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Cinderford Rugby Stars enjoy the #RWC2015 playground of the #DeanWye

In a series of set pieces to celebrate the Rugby World Cup, Cinderford Rugby Club tackled some of the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley’s top attractions and destinations in … Continue reading

16 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Wet weather things to do in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

It certainly hasn’t been the hottest summer on record and with a couple of weeks of the school holidays to go, there may be a few rainy days left to … Continue reading

13 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week!

Knights and Princesses Goodrich Castle are bringing history alive with two exciting events for wannabe knights. On Monday the 10th and Tuesday 11th August, kids can join their academy for … Continue reading

11 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Reasons to visit the #DeanWye this week.

Trial and Punishment Get set for a medieval adventure at Goodrich Castle as you meet the suspected rotters standing trial for their dastardly deeds. This light-hearted look at justice from … Continue reading

6 August 2015 · Leave a comment

Discover the Dean’s Heritage

  Lindors Country House Hotel in The Forest of Dean Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s fantastic architecture, culture and heritage by offering free access to places that are usually closed to the … Continue reading

2 August 2015 · Leave a comment