Today to Tue 22 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Lydney Park Spring Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Spring garden in 8 acre woodland valley with lakes, profusion of rhododendrons, azaleas and other flowering shrubs. Formal garden; magnolias and daffodils (April). Picnics in deer park which has fine trees.
Lydney Park Spring Garden, Lydney
Wed 9 May

More details - Ramblers - Open Garden for NGS
Peaceful medium sized country garden with informal cottage planting, herbaceous borders and small pond looking through hedge windows onto wild flower meadow and mature apple orchard. Some shade loving plants and topiary. Large productive vegetable garden.
Ramblers, Lydney
Sun 6 May

More details - The Enlightened Mr Parkinson
James Parkinson is now remembered for his 1817 Essay on the Shaking Palsy which first defined the condition we now know as Parkinson’s Disease.
Dr Jenner’s House, Church Lane, Berkeley
Wed 25 Apr

More details - South Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Peaceful country garden in 2 acres with stunning views of surrounding countryside. High walls provide a backdrop for rambling roses, clematis, and honeysuckles. Organic garden with large variety of perennials, annuals, shrubs and specimen trees with yr-round colour. Vegetable garden, wildlife and formal ponds.
South Lodge, Coleford
Sat 5 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Teddy Bears Picnic at Perrygrove Railway
Pack a picnic and bring along your favourite teddy and get in for half price! Picnic boxes available to buy from our cafe. No need to book in advance, just turn up!
PERRYGROVE ROAD, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Sun 13 May

More details - Lindors Country House - Open Garden for NGS
9 acres of mature woodland gardens with streams, ponds, formal gardens with over 80 varieties of trees. Wild flower meadows host a variety of wild Orchids species. Traditional games on the lawns and lunches served on the terraces. Garden tours available.
Lindors Country House, Lydney
Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May, Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - 20 Forsdene Walk - Open Garden for NGS
Corner garden filled with interest and design ideas to maximise smaller spaces. A series of interlinking colour themed rooms, some on different levels. Packed with perennials, grasses, ferns and bamboos. A pergola, small man made stream, fruit and vegetables and pots in abundance on gravelled areas.
20 Forsdene Walk, Coleford
Wed 16 May, Wed 6 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Wed 11 Jul

More details - Forest Activities Festival
The Forest Activities Festival will take place in the grounds of The Speech House Hotel in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire on Sunday 29th April 2018, offering locals and tourists alike a wealth of indoor and outdoor pursuits to try.
The Speech House Hotel grounds
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Tintern Car Boot Sales
Tintern’s second car boot sale of the year, in the most beautiful location, with Tintern Abbey and the Wye Valley as a back drop. The event is being held to raise funds for the Tintern fete to be held on 30th. June. With thanks to the Anchor Inn for the use of the field.
The Leytons Field, between Tintern Abbey and the village.
Mon 7 May

More details - Museum of the Moon
Reconnect to the Wye Valley Landscape on a pilgrimage walk to Tintern Abbey, to see the Moon! We meet at Wireworks Car Park, Tintern, NP16 6TQ departing by minibus at 11am to The Kymin. Please arrive on time at Tintern to meet the walk leaders.
Tintern Abbey
Wed 16 May

More details - Redbrook Film Club - Finding your Feet
Redbrook Village Hall presents Finding your Feet starring Joanne Lumley, Celia Imrie, rated 12, doors open 7pm, screening 7:30pm. Adults £4 under 16 £2. Drinks, pop corn and ice creams available
Redbrook Village Hall
Fri 11 May

More details - Free parking
There will be free parking in Redbrook on this day
Fof Dean Car park
Mon 7 May

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Frampton on Severn Village Hall
Wed 9 May

More details - Only Fools and Corsets
A talk being given to Frampton Village Society by Lorraine Parsloe who will be sharing her experiences as a TV extra on programmes from Casualty to Pride and Prejudice.
Frampton Village Hall, Frampton on Severn
Fri 27 Apr

More details - Woodchester Mansion
A talk being given to Frampton Village Society by the Woodchester Mansion Team who will describe the building and its history
Frampton Village Hall, Frampton on Severn
Fri 18 May

More details - Chepstow Town Market
Chepstow Town Market Sunday 13th May - fantastic local foodies, makers and creators. Bill King Artisan Baker and his super sourdoughs, Taffy’s Treats - Fudge, Mêl Honey local Torfaen honey, something for the chocolate lovers The Little Welsh Chocolate Company and something for the beer drinkers BaaBrewing,...
Chepstow High Street
Sun 13 May

More details - Gwent Wildlife Trust Grand Plant Sale & Bazaar
Wide range of plants & garden related items for sale at bargain prices in aid of Gwent Wildlife Trust
Palmer Centre, Cormeilles Square, Chepstow
Sat 12 May

More details - CIRCUS MONDAO ,celebrating 250 years of traditional circus.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND in the area XXX . fantastic traditional family circus CELEBRATING 250 YEARS OF CIRCUS with a brand new show with a host of international artiste from around the world, a great show for the whole family, full of thrills and spills , beautiful showgirls, hunky men, funny clown and adorable and...
CHEPSTOW, racecourse, A466
Wed 9 May to Sun 13 May

More details - High Glanau Manor - Open Garden for NGS
Listed Arts and Crafts garden laid out by H Avray Tipping in 1922. Original features incl impressive stone terraces with far reaching views over the Vale of Usk to Blorenge, Skirrid, Sugar Loaf and Brecon Beacons.
High Glanau Manor, Monmouth
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Symonds Yat - Walking and Storytelling with Strolls 'n' Stories
Enjoy a unique experience from Strolls ’n’ Stories. Join Jan Little as she takes you on a walk through picturesque Symonds Yat East, often referred to as the Jewel of the Wye Valley.
Symonds Yat
Sat 19 May

More details - Maurice El Medioni - film launch, music and food
Eclectic Films will be showing a new film ’Maurice El Medioni’, and celebrating all that is Middle Eastern Jazz with a specially devised set from the fabulous Eira\Snow. Arabic snacks will also be served at the bar. Who could ask for anything more?
Queens Head Inn, 1 St James Street, MONMOUTH
Wed 25 Apr

More details - Border Counties Steam & Country Show
Indulge yourself in a touch of shopping with a variety of Trade and craft stalls. Along with Children’s entertainment, Licensed bar and refreshments and a Car Boot Sale (Saturday and Sunday) Vintage auction (Saturday) organised by Gwilym Richards (01600 860 300 or
Monmouth Monmouthshire
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May

More details - Wild Swim in the River Wye
Break free from the bonds of the swimming pool and embrace nature as we set off on a wild swim of the River Wye, starting from Monmouth Boys School Rowing Club.
Monmouth Monmouthshire
Sun 13 May

More details - Andrew Taylor The Fire Court
Book talk and signing
Rossiter Book Church Street Monmouth

More details - Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress & Misfit
Star of Live At The Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, Have I Got News for You and Q.I, Shappi is on the road with her new, sell-out show – her own personal tribute to that much-maligned lady, Emma Hamilton – Nelson’s “lady friend”!
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Sun 6 May

More details - Lee Nelson: Serious Joker
Tour extended to cover legal fees for Theresa May stunt! Due to huge demand, and over-priced lawyers, Lee is extending his smash-hit tour for a second time, adding a final 30 dates to his huge 150-show run.
Savoy Theatre Church Street, Monmouth
Sat 12 May

More details - Curre and Llangiby Hunt terrier, lurched and family dog show
Qualifiers for terriers, lurchers, and whippets. Hot food, licensed bar, ice cream, etc. Judging starts at 1pm. Contact Gareth- 079134181614 OR 01291641513 for more info
The kennels, Itton, NP166PB
Sun 13 May

More details - Park House - Open Garden for NGS
Approx one acre garden with large vegetable areas and many mature trees, rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias in a woodland setting. Bordering on Chepstow Park Wood. Magnificent views over open country.
Park House, Chepstow
Sat 12 May

More details - Woodhaven - Open Garden for NGS
A modern house built on the site of a former sawmills for the Itton Court Estate. Garden of two-thirds of an acre developed over the last twenty years for all yr round colour and interest. Level front garden and gently sloping rear garden with extensive views over the valley. Lots of seating areas to enjoy the views.
Woodhaven, Chepstow
Sat 12 May

More details - Marketing for agricultural businesses: What you need to know
Are you interested in diversifying or expanding your farm business? Perhaps you’re thinking of opening a farm shop, going into agri-tourism, or something completely different.
Standish Village Hall, Standish Lane, Standish
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Newark Park - Wild about Wild Garlic
See, smell and taste wild garlic in Newark Park gardens and the estate.Head out into the fresh air and discover the beautiful views over the Cotswold countryside, swathes of wild garlic and the sharp and tasty tang that accompanies a walk. Explore the Newark estate and gardens to see our wonderful wild garlic.
Newark Park, Ozleworth, Wotton-under-Edge,
Wed 25 Apr to Mon 30 Apr, Wed 2 May to Mon 7 May, Wed 9 May to Mon 14 May, Wed 16 May to Mon 21 May, Wed 23 May to Mon 28 May, Wed 30 May

More details - The Alma - Open Garden for NGS
Large and beautiful sheltered SW facing garden in development, planted with uncommon trees and acid loving shrubs. Long border, hot border, wildlife pond, sunset arbour and riverside path. Driveway packed with native daffodils, snowdrops and bluebells in the spring. Sunny terrace for teas.
The Alma, Shirenewton
Sat 19 May

More details - Home Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Set in elevated position with exceptional views. 1m walk through woods and fields to show carpets of spring flowers. Enclosed garden with fern border, sundial and heather bed. White and mixed shrub borders. Stout footwear advisable in winter.
Home Farm, Huntley
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Matara Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Trees of life - enjoy the tranquil beauty of Matara’s Gardens and its dedication to the symbolic, spiritual and cultural role of trees.
Matara Gardens, Tetbury
Sun 20 May

More details - The Old Corn Mill - Open Garden for NGS
4 acres of woodland, meadows, ponds and streams. A tranquil and relaxed country garden of scents, sights and sounds. Interest all year with drifts of tulips, wild daffodils and common spotted orchids in spring. Good Autumn colour.
The Old Corn Mill, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 29 Apr, Sun 13 May, Sun 27 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Richard White "Canvas and Camera" an exhibition of colourful paintings and digital prints
Richard White displays an amazing range of his recent work demonstrating the variety of his techniques with light using camera and brush.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House, Ross-on-Wye.
Today to Thu 26 Apr

More details - Earth and Air 3
Earth and Air 3 is a multi media exhibition by 14 local artists and craft makers who together are Made in Ross - the arts and crafts collective based upstairs in the Market House in the centre of the historic town of Ross-on-Wye.
Made in Ross Gallery, upstairs in the Market House, Ross-on-Wye
Sat 5 May to Thu 31 May

More details - FREE stone carving "Have a go Demo"
Glenn Morris, sculptor will lead members of the Llangarron Stone carvers in a stone carving demonstration. Opportunity to "have a go" or simply watch.
The Market House, Ross-on-Wye
Sun 13 May

More details - A J Pearce Dear Mrs Bird
Book talk and signing
Rossiter Books, The Corn Exchange, Ross on Wye
Wed 9 May

Rossbeerfest - Ross Beer and Cider Festival More details - Rossbeerfest - Ross Beer and Cider Festival
Rossbeerfest - The Ross on Wye Beer and Cider Festival - is being held on Bank Holiday Weekend Saturday 5th May and Sunday 6th May 2018. Showcasing locally produced beers and ciders in a specially constructed ’beerhall’ marquee alongside the beautiful River Wye. Plus again - A Prosecco bar!
Ross Rowing Club, The Rope Walk, .
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May
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More details - Wartime Wheels
Wartime Wheels returns for its second year at Caldicot Castle. Come and join us for a bank holiday weekend of wheeled and tracked classic military vehicles, and living history displays in a beautiful setting.
Caldicot Castle and Country Park Church Road, Caldicot
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - South Wales Morris Minor Owners Club Rally
Celebrate 70 years of Morris Minors at our annual club rally, appearing for the first time this year at Caldicot Castle. We love these iconic cars and prefer to have them out for the public to see than just being garage ornaments. So head on over, check out the cars and chat to us about all things Morris Minor!
Caldicot Castle and Country Park Church Road, Caldicot
Sun 13 May

More details - Pentecost : The Big Birthday Bash
Caldicot Churches Together invites you to come and celebrate the birth of the church, on May 20th at Caldicot Castle 12noon - 4pm.
Caldicot Castle and Country Park Church Road, Caldicot
Sun 20 May

More details - Whalebone: Mirabilia Tour
An evening of eclectic acoustic music from critically acclaimed trio Whalebone. The award winning instrumental trio, whose blend of Celtic folk music interwoven with strands of rock, Americana and Eastern European tradition has earned them a following both in the U.K.
Taunton and Tibberton Village Hall, Taunton Lane, Taynton
Sat 5 May

More details - charity bingo night 7 for 730 start
A charity bingo night supporting local childrens charity hop skip and jump top prize two weekend tickets plus camping to Cornbury festival in July.
curio lounge 9 till 11 King street stroud glos Gl53BX
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Exhibition: Homage to Vivaldi
Part of Select Festival: Pauline Cullimore, Janet Grist and Sylvia Hammond are three designer makers who love to stitch, and whose works are rooted in the traditions of patchwork and quilting.
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Sat 28 Apr to Sun 6 May

More details - Talk: Wayne Hemmingway
With a career spanning four decades in the design industry, Wayne Hemingway has a fair few stories to tell including his riveting Rags-to-Red or Dead tale
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Thu 3 May

More details - Weave a Willow Piglet in a day
Weave a life size piglet from willow. We will start with the body; add two floppy ears, a snout and four trotters. The only thing we will not be weaving is the squeak! All tools and materials supplied by the tutor
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Sat 5 May

More details - Makers Family Fair
Come along to discover an exciting range of family based local makers and small businesses. Discover a selection of clothing, art work, furniture, delicious treats and so much more! This Makers Fair is aimed at families with younger children. Get to know some locally based small businesses!
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Sat 5 May

More details - Show of Hands
‘Where We’re Bound’ Show of Hands Duo Tour 2018 + Guest Geoff Lakeman. Steve Knightley and Phil Beer: two extraordinary craftsmen with one unique sound, dovetailing old songs with new. A celebration of the duo’s enduring impact on roots, acoustic and folk music. Charity event: Stroud Court Community Trust Fundraiser
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Wed 9 May