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

Count Arthur Strong Fresh from his engagement in panto at the London Palladium no less, the legend of light entertainment arrives at the Savoy with his new show that pays tribute to the musicals, re-creating the poignant and salient moments for your delight. Tickets: £20 Savoy Theatre, Monmouth 1st March Cheltenham Festival Preview On Thursday, … Continue reading Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

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

Half-term craft session Chepstow Museum is running its popular drop in craft session - they supply some ideas, templates and materials you bring your creativity to make your own special pieces! There are big tables to share with family and friends – so bring them along or arrange to meet up and spend an afternoon … Continue reading Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

Top 10 legendary locations to discover in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Top 10 legendary locations to discover in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Stunning landscapes, ancient monuments, and unique natural features have inspired storytellers for thousands of years and this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is steeped in thrilling tales of legendary figures and mythical creatures. http://www.deanwyelegends.co.uk showcases this mythical tradition. As an area … Continue reading Top 10 legendary locations to discover in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Newnham Artists exhibition The exhibition is a celebration of the work of local, amateur and professional artists. The exhibition features a range of artworks which explore landscapes, animals, portraits and abstract concepts. About the exhibitors Keith Baugh The works in this exhibition are paintings from Keith’s own photographs of iconic musicians, re-worked into original paintings. … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

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

Newnham Artists exhibition The exhibition is a celebration of the work of local, amateur and professional artists. The exhibition features a range of artworks which explore landscapes, animals, portraits and abstract concepts. About the exhibitors Keith Baugh The works in this exhibition are paintings from Keith’s own photographs of iconic musicians, re-worked into original paintings. … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this Christmas and New Year

Welsh Grand National Join Chepstow Racecourse for the biggest race meeting of the year, the £150,000 Coral Welsh Grand National, one of the most prestigious jump fixtures of the season in the UK and the richest race in Wales. This is great festive day out for friends and family. Brush away those Christmas blues and … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this Christmas and New Year

Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Sleeping Beauty Once upon a time, in a far-away land, a beautiful princess pricks her finger on a spinning wheel and falls under the spell of the wicked witch. With your help cheering them on, will the Prince, the Good Fairy, the Dame and her friends be able to save her? We guarantee you’ll have … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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

Abergavenny Christmas Food and Drink Fair The Abergavenny Christmas Food and Drink Fair returns on Sunday 11th December 2016, where we'll have everything you need to get into the festive spirit. Why not start things off with a tasting of festive cocktails from master mixologist, Dom Jacobs on Saturday evening?  Entry to the Christmas venues … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week

Festive Forest – Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this Christmas

In winter, the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean is naturally decorated for festivities with its 42 square miles of woodland that includes pine and evergreen trees, mistletoe, holly and a conifer cone-scattered ground. Mist clings to cliffs above the river Wye and other than the bubble of water, the only sound to be heard … Continue reading Festive Forest – Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this Christmas

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

The Military Wives Choir in concert The Military Wives Choir will be giving a concert in Hereford Cathedral on Wednesday 30 November, which will be the final performance in their ‘Home for Christmas’ tour. The choir, which boasts two UK number one singles as part of their repertoire, will perform a selection of tracks from … Continue reading Reasons to visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week