Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Harts Barn Cookery School teams up with Hillside Brewery for a new yummy experience

If you’re a lover of curry and beer, Harts Barn Cookery School has teamed up with Hillside Brewery to bring you the most jam-packed, epic cooking experience in the Forest … Continue reading

28 December 2015 · Leave a comment

I Love Filming In… the Forest of Dean!

As you may be aware by now, the brand new Star Wars: The Force Awakens production was filmed in some of the most breathtaking and interesting regions in England. Did … Continue reading

22 December 2015 · Leave a comment

A tasty treat for Chelsea pensioners

Lyndon and Maria Edwards of Hanley Farm Shop at Tidenham attended the annual ‘Ceremony of the Cheeses’ at the Royal Hospital in London. The ceremony dates back over 300 years; … Continue reading

17 December 2015 · Leave a comment

The Great (Forest of Dean) Pottery Throw Down Winner is Chosen!

The results are in… we have a winner! After much deliberation from the judges, the winner for the Hot Pot Pottery competition has been chosen. A panel of independent judges … Continue reading

16 December 2015 · Leave a comment

From Harry Potter and Doctor Who to King Arthur and Star Wars: The Top Ten Filming Locations in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Encompassing an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, spectacular castles and acres of ancient woodland, the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean has become a huge draw for film and TV … Continue reading

16 December 2015 · 1 Comment

Festive Fun in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

What could be more magical this Christmas than a frost-covered woodland and mist rising off the river on a crisp December morning? When it comes to the festive season, The … Continue reading

11 December 2015 · Leave a comment

The Forest of Dean support the Agincourt 600 project

The Battle of Agincourt was a major English victory, taking place on Friday 25th October 1415 in Azincourt, northern France. Henry V deployed an army of 1,500 men-at-arms and 7,000 … Continue reading

10 December 2015 · Leave a comment

Booking now made easier…

If you’re looking to book your break in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, it’s now even easier to do so! We have just launched our brand new booking … Continue reading

1 December 2015 · Leave a comment