Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Forest & Valley Open Studios 2016, Taster Exhibition at Taurus Crafts

Taurus Crafts are the proud hosts of this year’s taster exhibition in Lydney, which aims to provide visitors with a snapshot of the talented artists  opening their studios to all  as part … Continue reading

30 June 2016 · Leave a comment

Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

Chepstow Festival The Chepstow Arts and Community Festival is a month long celebration of theatre, music and creativity in the town. With over 80 events being staged by a wide … Continue reading

27 June 2016 · Leave a comment

The top 5 picnic spots in the Dean Wye

With the summer well and truly on the way, it is the perfect time to dig out the picnic basket, get the family together and enjoy some laughs and of … Continue reading

22 June 2016 · Leave a comment

WVFDTA Member, Rachel Shilston wins prestigious award!

Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Association member and founder of Inspiring Creativity, Rachel Shilston won the prestigious Creative Woman of the Year Award at a glittering awards ceremony, … Continue reading

21 June 2016 · Leave a comment

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

It’s been a rainy weekend but there’s bright week ahead in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean. Frankenstein Fest Marking the anniversary of a remarkable night 200 years ago, … Continue reading

20 June 2016 · Leave a comment

Top 5 famous people from the Dean Wye

The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley has been home to many well known actors, artists, inspirational writers and cultural individuals. Continue reading to see who you might recognise: Frank … Continue reading

15 June 2016 · Leave a comment

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

Frankenstein Fest Marking the anniversary of a remarkable night 200 years ago, June 16 2016 when the spark was ignited that created one of the most iconic horror stories of … Continue reading

13 June 2016 · Leave a comment

#GothereUK in 2016 with Go Outdoors

Go Outdoors have pulled together a list of 100 exciting places across the UK for you and your family to visit and enjoy during 2016! Whether you want to climb … Continue reading

10 June 2016 · Leave a comment

Longhope Open Gardens

The village of Longhope, nestled in the heart of the Forest of Dean supported The National Gardens Scheme (NGS) to raise money for charity this year. The glorious Open Garden … Continue reading

9 June 2016 · Leave a comment

Top five Father’s Day Ideas

Treat Dad to something special this Father’s Day in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley. With so many fun gifts to create and activities on offer for the whole … Continue reading

8 June 2016 · Leave a comment