Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Family Food Festival Fun!

From tossing turnips to vegetable creatures, chickens and even goats, the Forest Showcase Food & Drink festival is an event with a lot more going on than most food & … Continue reading

29 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Tudor Farmhouse in Clearwell wins English Hotel of the Year award

Tudor Farmhouse in Clearwell has won the English Hotel of the Year award in the Sawday’s British Hotel awards. The Sawday’s award comes within weeks of two 2015 food and farming … Continue reading

22 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Chepstow farmer wins Dairy Ambassador of the Year award

Lyndon Edwards, an organic dairy farmer from Chepstow has been announced as the deserving recipient of the Dairy Ambassador of the Year award at this year’s Cream Awards, which were held … Continue reading

22 September 2015 · Leave a comment

How to make the most of the #WorldCupPlayground

With the Rugby World Cup officially kicking off this week – we’ve got over a month of exciting matches, many of them being held a stone’s throw from the Wye … Continue reading

18 September 2015 · Leave a comment

The Whitebrook – retains Michelin star for a second successive year

The Michelin Guide 2016 revealed the UK’s restaurants cream of the crop today, and chef owner Chris Harrod is thrilled to have retained the coveted Michelin star for The Whitebrook, … Continue reading

16 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Gloucestershire in the running for England’s #HomeofSport

Gloucestershire, including the Forest of Dean, has been shortlisted in VisitEngland’s search to find the country’s Home of Sport. The search to establish England’s ultimate sporting capital began in June, … Continue reading

16 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of dean this week!

Heritage Open Days Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to places that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. … Continue reading

8 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Penallt Art Festival – September 24-27

Why shouldn’t a village have an art festival? ‘Art in Penallt’ was conceived six years ago when a small group of local artists and residents came together to organise an … Continue reading

3 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Win a short break in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean!

How would you like to win a short break in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean?  We are giving you the opportunity to do just that! Award-winning Wharton Lodge … Continue reading

3 September 2015 · Leave a comment

Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean This Week

Ross Cider Festival A weekend of camping, music, food and more music at theRoss Cider Festival – The Gathering at The Yew Tree Peterstow from the 4th – 6th September. … Continue reading

1 September 2015 · Leave a comment