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Trapeze & circus skills workshops
The British Army
Looking for adventure & travel? Whatever you want for you the army will help you get there
The Christian Adventure Centre
Residential outdoor activity centre
Coleford Walking Festival
Join us in our very first walking festival in & around Coleford in the beautiful Forest of Dean.
A series of walks for everybody from Monday May 15th- Sunday May 21st 2017
Coleford Bowling Club
A modern, comfortable and welcoming venue for either playing bowls or just sitting and watching
Fiends of the Dean Heritage Centre Museum
Fun indoors & outdoors. A great day out for families
Elite Commando Survival has been designed and created by former Royal Marines Commandos. We are here to offer our skills and expertise to the public by offering a range of courses that aid team building and personal development as well as giving a unique insight into life as a commando. From survival training designed to take people out of their comfort zone through to our schools development programme which enhances personal development, we offer an experience and approach unlike any other in the market.
Royal Forest of Dean Cycling Club
Over 60 years of cycling around the Forest od Dean
Forest Hills Golf Course
Golf course providing facilities & instruction for beginners & golfers of all ages
Forest of Dean Adventure
Adventure activities for all. Archery, adventure challenge, climbing & more. For groups & individuals.
We are a Heritage Lottery Funded Landscape Partnership programme, formed from an association of partner organisations and local community groups within the Forest of Dean.Our aim is to raise awareness and participation in the built, natural and cultural heritage that makes our Forest special.There are lots of things to see, do, explore and get involved in, so we hope you’ll come and join us in a range of community based activities, volunteering opportunities and projects.
Your online business directory promoting the use of local business in the Forest of Dean.
Fun & fitness accessible for everyone.
Find out all about the new gruffalo app & become a Gruffalo spotter!
Forest of Dean Radio control car club
Sports & outdoor adventure courses
Award winning outdoor adventure activities for all the family. Go Ape is Uk’s no1 Forest Adventure.
Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust
Working towards introducing & inspiring more people about nature
Glos Hedgehog Network
We aim to raise awareness about the decline of our spikey friends and are able to offer advice and support to those wanting information or just how to help them.
Harts Barn Cookery School
Cookery School in Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire offering cookery classes, supper clubs, catering, kids parties, hen parties, venue hire, corporate events
Hill Top Birds of Prey
Offering an affordable, no hassle, falconry experience, using predatory birds both indigenous and exotic. Species of Hawk, Falcon and Owl
Treating the Forest of Dean’s aches, pains & strains with over 30 years of experience.
Outdoor learning experiences, come & see what we can door you
Come handle some rather unusual animals
Positive Impact Ltd
Leadership & management through adventurous activities.
We strive to strengthen current member clubs and grow the game in the communities around them.
Master Sken Academy
Mauy Thai boxing martial arts training for all ages
Cycling for everyone in the beautiful Forest of Dean. Skills course for kids and guided rides for all abilities.
Relay For Life
Relay For Life is a year-round team fundraising challenge bringing communities together to beat cancer. There are 50 Relay For Life events happening across the UK next summer. Entry is FREE. You can join your local Relay by starting a team, joining a team or by taking part as a survivor.
Lydney Skiff Project
Lydney Skiff project aims to introduce coastal rowing to Lydney. It plans to have rowing both on the canal and on the river Severn. It aims to have a community boat build. The boat being the St Ayles Skiff, the tried and tested 4 person rowing boat first developed by the Scottish Fisheries Museum and used by the Scottish Coastal Rowing Association.
Hints & tips on how to give nature a home
Inshore Rescue boat and Land Search organisation covering the Severn Estuary.
We are the Forest of Dean Sea Cadets and part of the UK’s oldest nautical youth charity.
Forest of Dean Scouts
Scouting covers the whole of the Forest of Dean, so there is always someone going wherever you are our District Team hosts a number of district events such as: Water Activity Days, Backwoods Challenge, Cooking Competitions, Swimming/5-a-side/Archery competitions, District Badge weekends, and so on.
SEVERN VALLEY CYCLES
We have a wealth of knowledge not just cycling related but about the area itself. So you can be sure a bike bought from Severn Valley Cycles will do exactly what you need it to.
The Sealed Knot
The Sealed Knot charity performs re-enactments, provides education support and commemorates our history.
Community radio from the First of Dean
The University of the Third Age (U3A) movement is a unique and exciting organisation which provides, through its U3As, life-enhancing and life-changing opportunities. Retired and semi-retired people come together and learn together, not for qualifications but for its own reward: the sheer joy of discovery!
Youth Hostel Association St Briavels
White Lotus Martial Arts
Self defence, restraint techniques, kick boxing & more
Within urban parks, woodland and forests, children are free from the distractions of everyday life to find their hero within. Our unsung heroes have great resilience and ability to venture beyond their perceived boundaries growing stronger, wiser, healthier and happier than either they or their parents could ever imagine. We give children and adults the tools and an environment where they feel safe, secure and supported so they can achieve their goals on our ParcoursO trails
Barnwood Trust is a charitable foundation dedicated to creating the potential in Gloucestershire for disabled people and people with mental health problems to make the most of their lives.
The Forest Bee
Promoting courses across the Forest of Dean
FRED is a FREE service for people who live in the Forest of Dean and who would like to improve their reading.
Forest of Dean Dog Rescue
Dog rescue for all breeds of dog based in the Forest of Dean.
Home from home dog boarding , pet sitting, doggy day care, pet taxi & transport
Arts & Crafts
David Tinsley Photography
Photography Local photographer producing photographic images presented as mounted prints, calendars and greetings cards of the Forest of Dean & Wye Valley.
Children’s wooden name trains.
Fabric craft hand produced boxes, bags, toys, fabric teddies, cushion, tea cosies etc. Wooden trigs & boot stands.
Christine runs regular felt making and textile courses for small groups at her workshop on Blakeney Hill
The Light Room Surgery
Based in the Forest of Dean, I offer training for the popular digital photography software Adobe Lightroom. I work with photographers of all levels and abilities, helping them make the most of their digital photographs. See the website for the latest training dates or to book a one to one session.
Forest and Rivers Open Studios
FAR is a nine day arts trail first established in 1995, run by and for artists in the Forest of Dean area, previously known as FANDVOS
coordinated accessories designed to be pretty & practical
The Spirit of The Forest
Photographic cards, books and posters.
Scott & Robson
Jo Scott works to commissions and produces unique illustrations and card ranges inspired by her love of all things dog.
Throw a pot with Taurus Crafts
The Wonky Carpenter
a craftsman that uses reclaimed materials to produce bespoke designs, household furniture, shop fittings and various objects.
Handmade locally with care,Grandma Bees natural skincare maintains and restores healthy skin.
Emily Johnson Country Art and Animal Portraits
Country art & illustration
Local Food Producers
The home of full flavoured ales, bespoke labelling and events
Custom designed cakes & award winning confectionary
Bespoke quality hot & cold beverages
Authentic Spanish churros & chocolate
Dynamic family run business, pationate about crepes and pancakes of various styles and flavours, wide variety of sweet & savoury toppings.
Home to the award winning Hewelsfield herd of traditionally reared pedigree rare breeds.
Hot fresh sugar ring doughnuts
award winning dairy ice cream made on our farm using milk and cream from our Guernsey cows, & freshly made milkshakes.
Mad Mammas Mexican Meals
Tasty, fresh & delicious authentic Mexican street food, tacos & chills
A delicious range of hot food including smoked beef brisket, cidd cured pulled pork and handmade real hot dogs.
Rose Cottage Drinks
High quality gin liqueurs in a variety of flavours
Sixteen community cafe in Coleford will be showcasing & selling it’s range of home made quiches, pastries & cakes.
A wide variety of quality homemade cakes and pastries
An exciting Gloucestershire brewery built on traditional skills & values.
Amazing delicious sizzling wraps
Old Granary Pierogi
Baked Pierogi – hand crafted yeast dough cases filled with various meaty & vegetarian home cooked fillings
Handmade cooked sausages served in a fresh roll with or without onions
Delicious wood fired pizzas mad with fresh homemade ingredients
Premium quality coffee, organic tea selection, cakes, biscuits, soft drinks
Traditionally reared lamb & Aberdeen Angus beef from the lush water meadows of the river Severn
VQ Country Wines
Bottles country wines made from natural unsprayed ingredients in the traditional way