What’s On this week in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean: 8 – 14th Oct 2018

Here are the events and activities taking place in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week. If you're looking fun and different things to do you'll find them here in the #DeanWye region, of three counties and two rivers. If you can’t make it this week, have a look at our What’s On page for ideas for … Continue reading What’s On this week in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean: 8 – 14th Oct 2018

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Surprise Dad with a dedicated day out in the Dean Wye – 10 places to take Dad on Father’s Day

    We all think that Dad deserves a treat on Father’s Day and where better place to look for that special day out than the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, home to all types of experiences from steam trains, to gorge scrambling, caving to a slap-up lunch in a great pub. Maureen McAllister, … Continue reading Surprise Dad with a dedicated day out in the Dean Wye – 10 places to take Dad on Father’s Day

Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean: 28th June – 9th July 2017

An exciting and varied end of June and start to July in the #DeanWye ! Romeo and Juliet in Puzzlewood, concerts, art exhibitions, Chepstow Museum and the British Museum working together, festivals, steam and inflatable labyrinths. Do you really need any more reason to visit us in the next 10 days? If you can't come … Continue reading Reasons to Visit the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean: 28th June – 9th July 2017

Top ways to celebrate the Tour of Britain in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

The Tour of Britain wheels into the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean this week, where Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish will race past some of the area’s best-known landmarks. Stage Five of the Tour starts in Aberdare. The route then takes in St Briavels and Tintern, sweeps past Puzzlewood and Speech House, before … Continue reading Top ways to celebrate the Tour of Britain in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

Release of The Huntsman: Winter’s War

The Huntsman: Winter's War, the latest blockbuster to showcase the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, hits cinemas today. Key scenes were filmed in Puzzlewood last summer and the attraction has been featured prominently in the trailers of the highly-anticipated prequel to 2012's Snow White and the Huntsman. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_W65ndip7MM The film's release comes just a … Continue reading Release of The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Half term intrigue at Puzzlewood

There will be tales from the deep at the magical ancient woodland site of Puzzlewood in the Forest of Dean this half term holiday, when families get their first chance to dip a toe in the rising waters of the Wye Valley River Festival. With plans for this year’s unique, watery extravaganza well underway, The … Continue reading Half term intrigue at Puzzlewood

A Full Week of Fun this Half-Term

In the blink of an eye, September has passed and autumn has arrived. With the trees a riot of colour, it’s time to think about half-term – and there’s no shortage of entertainment in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean. With Halloween on the horizon, there’s plenty of spooky goings-on. Delve into the gruesome … Continue reading A Full Week of Fun this Half-Term

A Day Out for Every Dad this Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just over a week away, and with everything from gourmet train journeys to archery on offer, the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean is the perfect place to spoil dad. Before the big day, you’ll need a gift and Hot Pot Pottery is offering to fire and prepare mugs by Sunday 14th … Continue reading A Day Out for Every Dad this Father’s Day

Five Forest #Facts #DeanWye

The Forest is full of some wacky and wonderful facts history. Here are five facts to get you started: It's never eleven in Littledean - Look up at the church tower and you'll notice something is a bit off. The roman numeral 11 has been painted incorrectly. So in a way, it turns 9 o' clock … Continue reading Five Forest #Facts #DeanWye

Activities for Easter 2015

It's nearly time to go searching for eggs left by everyone's favourite fluffy fellow...   30th March - 6th April - Easter Egg Hunt at Puzzlwood - Search the woods high and low, the Easter Bunnies have dropped them everywhere! Gather up the clues, collect your prize and at the same time enter the Easter Competition to win an … Continue reading Activities for Easter 2015