Category: What Else Is On

  • Festival of WORDS surfing toward end of the week–lots more to do

    Coleford Festival of Words 2017 3-9th July Several days of complete contrast- with the surfing festival goers seeking a bit of shade the end of the week in the Coleford Baptist Hall offers on Thursday 6th at 8pm an audience with Hollie McNish ‘I always attracted mums and midwives. Now I get poetry lovers’ ‘Nobody […]

  • Last Thursday – Autumn Programme 2017 coming soon……

                                       Thursday 26th October kicks off  at the Evergreen  Hall Broadwell with Le Fromage en Fou  more news to follow

  • Etherington comic May-Hem at Coleford Library

    With just a single brother- Robin of the acclaimed Etherington brothers amassed balls of energy in Coleford Library yesterday afternoon- the Go Nuts guide to making comics- doing the steps to getting your ideas to become stories and drawing them into comic book worlds- in just under an hour the space explored how to- what […]

  • What’s happening on 9 July at Hopewell Colliery! A lot!

    Freedoms of the Forest Hopewell Colliery  9 July 2017 Programme 1.45 pm         Berry Hill Silver Band 2.00 pm         Opening with Dame Janet Trotter, Lord Lieutenant of Gloucestershire; Richard Daniels, Freeminer and Verderer; Dave Morris, Forester; and Hawks Class from Lydbrook Primary School 2.20 pm         Berry Hill Silver Band 2.45 pm         Forest Charter theatre […]

  • Project Adorno-Dennis Potter In The Present Tense- thursday 6th July 6pm

    Project Adorno-Dennis Potter In The Present Tense- thursday  6th July 6pm

    Project Adorno present Dennis Potter in the Present Tense TV dramatist and playwright Dennis Potter was the ultimate Marmite figure – one minute delighting millions with musical plays such as The Singing Detective and Pennies From Heaven, the next causing outrage and controversy with productions such as Blackeyes and Brimstone & Treacle. His mixture of […]

  • Hollie McNish – Plum in Coleford Festival of Words Thurs 6th July

    Hollie McNish – Plum in Coleford Festival of Words Thurs 6th July

    Hollie McNish will perform and chat about material from her new collection ‘Plum’, which charts Hollie’s journey from childhood to attempted adulthood. Expect strong language as she talks about fruit and flesh, school discos, guilt, sex, politics, death, transformers and a lot of friendship. Hollie McNish is a published UK poet based between London, Cambridge […]

  • Tickets available at Coleford Library and Tourist Information

    Programmes and tickets (in person and lots are free) for all events are now available at Coleford Library and Coleford Tourism Office, as per our updated page. The programme can also be downloaded here CFoW Programme 2017 Tickets can also be purchased online at eventbrite.co.uk – follow the link and search by event name!  

  • Pagoda- secret accordianist at Last Thursday 29th June

    Pagoda- secret accordianist at Last Thursday 29th June

    Paul Hutchinson the secret accordianist and Karen Wimhurst on saxophone are Pagoda Pagoda Project is a duo comprising Paul Hutchinson (piano accordion) and Karen Wimhurst (clarinets). And neither of them sing (except with their respective instruments of course, you might say). Lest the thought of a whole album of nothing but accordion and clarinet duets […]

  • They’re moving the benefits office in Coleford

    They’re moving the benefits office in Coleford

    Some things don’t change No sign of U turn on benefits cuts ‘Daniel Blake’ speaks the truth listen a moment to Mhairi Black UKs youngest MP https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=guardian%20mhairi%20black

  • Hollie McNish comes to Coleford 3-8th July

    Hollie McNish comes to Coleford 3-8th July