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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,
Today to Mon 23 Apr, 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 - 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.
Horton & Little Sodbury Village Hall
Sat 12 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 - The Mandolinquents
A Riot of Music & Humour! *** As well as a fine fiddler, guitarist, composer, producer and wit, Simon Mayor is one of the world’s leading mandolin players. His live performances are a riot of humourous anecdotes and off-the-cuff wit alongside dazzling musicianship.
Chipping Sodbury Town Hall, Broad Street, Chipping Sodbury
Tue 8 May

More details - The Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials
International Horse Trials, comprising dressage, cross-country and show jumping held in Badminton Park. Also large shopping area. Please visit www.badminton-horse.co.uk for further information.
Badminton
Wed 2 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Charlton Down House - Open Garden for NGS
Extensive country house gardens in 180 acre equestrian estate. Formal terraces, perennial borders, walled topiary garden, enclosed cut flower garden and large glasshouse. Newly planted copse. Rescue animals. Ample parking.
Charlton Down House, Tetbury
Sun 22 Apr, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Recorder Concert
Bristol Branch of the Society of Recorder Players present a concert featuring Blockflute Band and the Bristowe Consort. Music from 16th to 21st centuries will be played on the full range of recorders, from sopranino to contra bass.
Whiteshill Evangelical Church, Bristol Road, Hambrook
Fri 4 May

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 - Pucklechurch Scarecrow Competition and Trail
St Thomas a Becket Church, in Pucklechurch, South Glos, is fundraising by holding its 10th annual scarecrow competition during the May Day bank holiday. The theme is "Somebody beginning with J." Start your village trail at the church, pick up your map and entry form.
St Thomas a Becket Church, Westerleigh Road, Pucklechurch, Bristol.
Sun 6 May and 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 - Dyrham Park - Dawn Chorus walk
A unique chance to experience Dyrham Park at dawn and see and hear the many birds which inhabit the trees here. Join bird expert Ed Drewitt for a guided early morning walk at Dyrham Park to experience the cacophony of sound that is the dawn chorus - a unique aspect of the British Countryside.
Dyrham Park, Dyrham, near Bath,
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Dyrham Park - Early summer in the park - A tour of the deer park
Join a ranger for a free tour of the parkland to find the deer and discover some beautiful views! The park bursts into life in early summer.
Dyrham Park, Dyrham, near Bath,
Tue 1 May to Fri 29 Jun

More details - Dyrham Park - Perennial passions: summer garden tour
Join a garden guide for a free guided walk around the garden this summer. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Dyrham Park, Dyrham, near Bath,
Tue 1 May to Fri 29 Jun

More details - Dyrham Park - Thursday toddler wild woodland morning
Perfect for toddlers we will be singing songs, playing games, going on mini woodland adventures, doing crafts and cooking something yummy over the fire. Whatever the weather forest school will involve a wild time in the outdoors! Suitable for children aged 2-4.
Dyrham Park, Dyrham, near Bath,
Thu 3 May, Thu 17 May

More details - Dyrham Park - Wild garlic pesto making
Pick up a bag and hunt for wild garlic and then join us as we show you how to create delicious pesto to enjoy at home. The shady lost terraces provide the perfect conditions for wild garlic.
Dyrham Park, Dyrham, near Bath,
Thu 3 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 - 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 - Foxley Manor - Open Garden for NGS
Yew hedges divide lawns, borders, rose garden, lily pond and a newer wild area with a natural swimming pond shaded by a Liriodendron. Views through large Turkey Oaks to farmland beyond. Small courtyard gravel garden. Sculptures are sited throughout the gardens.
Foxley Manor, Malmesbury
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Complete Madness
Complete Madness’ is the UK’s leading tribute to the Nutty Boys! Making their debut at Frome’s Cheese and Grain, we guarantee a memorable night of singing and dancing with one of the finest tribute bands on the circuit.
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Today

More details - A Romantic Dream
Clare Deniz and Alan Brown’s ’romantic’ programme was chosen to show both the beauty and brilliance of the music written for their two instruments; brilliant piano and rich, beautiful melodies for cello, the perfect ‘Romantic Dream’.
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Sat 21 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

More details - London Calling
London Calling – top Uk Clash tribute band Support: Special guest from Borrowed Time and reggae/punk tunes Celebrating the 40 year anniversary of the release of the ‘Give ‘Em Enough Rope’ Clash Album
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Fri 11 May

More details - The Stroud Mind Body Spirit Show
BRING YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS! RELAX, CHILL OUT, ENJOY A PSYCHIC READING, BUY CRYSTALS, JEWELLERY + OTHER TRINKETS, HAVE A MASSAGE, REFLEXOLOGY, REIKI, GET A PHOTO OF YOUR AURA + MUCH MORE....
Subscription Rooms, Stroud
Sat 12 May

More details - The Big Bad Wolf Kids Concert
The Big Bad Wolf Kids Concert with Gloucestershire Symphony Orchestra Little Red Riding Hood, retold by Roald Dahl with music by Paul Patterson, will make your children howl with laughter - at the Big Bad Wolf!
The Subscription Rooms, George Street, Stroud
Sun 13 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 - 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 - Complete Madness
Complete Madness A tribute to the nutty boys!. Artists performing: Complete Madness .: Tickets avaiable.
Subscription Rooms, Stroud
Today

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 - Eastcombe, Bussage and Brownshill Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Medium and small gardens, set in picturesque hilltop location. Some approachable only by foot. (Exhibitions may be on view in Eastcombe village hall).
Eastcombe, Bussage and Brownshill Gardens, Eastcombe
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - Wessex Concert Orchestra Spring Concert
Malmesbury Abbey Saturday 28th April 7.30pm Mozart Overture to the Magic Flute. Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1 - Soloist Max Li. Brahms Symphony no 2 Conductor:- Tim Harrison Leader:- Nicola Ashton
Malmesbury Abbey
Sat 28 Apr

More details - A Night At The Races - Have a Flutter for Fun and for Fund
Stanton Social Committee will be holding a Race Night for fun and for fund. We will be helped by Chippenham Lions who are well practiced in all this and who will give us races on film.
The Parish Hall, Stanton St Quintin, Church Road
Today

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 - Scribble and Sketch at Easton Community Centre
Ideal for families of all ages, Scribble and Sketch offers a free morning of fun and informal art and drawing activities, often inspired by the current exhibitions. These sessions are designed for kids and grown-ups to take part in together.
Easton Community Centre Kilburn St Bristol
Sat 21 Apr

More details - Monmouthshire Children’s Tennis Academy Welcomes Budding Tennis Aces
The tennis season will be marked in Monmouthshire this spring-time, with the Junior Tennis Coaching Academy set to begin at Chepstow’s St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club.
St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Chepstow
Sat 21 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 - Allington Grange - Open Garden for NGS
Informal country garden of approx 1½ acres, around C17 farmhouse (not open) with yr-round interest and a diverse range of plants. Many early spring bulbs. Mixed and herbaceous borders, colour themed; white garden with water fountain. Pergola lined with clematis and roses. Walled potager. Small orchard with chickens.
Allington Grange, Chippenham
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Art of Style
Cabot Circus, Bristol’s leading shopping and leisure destination, will host a brand-new fashion and beauty event, The Art of Style. Combining free beauty makeovers, live pop-up catwalks and fashion sculptures, shoppers will be invited to enjoy the latest trends with an art exhibition twist.
Cabot Circus, Bristol
Fri 27 Apr to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Mental
At a time when mental health is increasingly making the headlines, yet still so many are unable to speak about their experience for fear of stigma, this show tells a personal story that will get people talking. An exploration of the mind with music, anecdotes, and medical notes.
The Wardrobe Theatre, 25 West St, Old Market
Wed 25 Apr to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Downton House - Open Garden for NGS
Enthusiasts walled ¼ acre garden in heart of historic Painswick. Planted for yr-round foliage colour and interest and packed with rare and unusual plants. Collection of tender plants in heated glasshouse. Looks good even in the rain!
Downton House, Painswick
Wed 16 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 - 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 - 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