Category: What Else Is On

  • MS- Getting help for you and your family- Wed 20th April

    MS- Getting help for you and your family- Wed 20th April

    WHAT IS MS? Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition of the central nervous system. In MS, the coating around nerve fibres (called myelin) is damaged, causing a range of symptoms. More than 100,000 people in the UK have MS. Symptoms usually start in your 20s and 30s and it affects almost three times as many women […]

  • Adding Words to Walking- Wye Valley River Festival- Ross On Wye Sat 12th March

    Adding Words to Walking- Wye Valley River Festival- Ross On Wye Sat 12th March

    The next SOUNDWORK workshop to create Storywalking events for the Wye Valley River Festival  will be held on Saturday 12th March  meet up in Ross Library from 11am- 1pm. If you’re a walker or a writer or just someone with an ounce of curiosity you are very welcome. We will use local landmarks, local knowledge […]

  • Wye Valley River Festival- Workshops start things running

    Wye Valley River Festival- Workshops start things running

    Wye Valley River Festival 2016  Adding words to a walk  Thursday 10th March 10-30am Llandogo Church session to link walkers and writers to create story walks for the festival which will take its course down the river 29th April till 15th May- all welcome-all free book a place through ANOB / express your interest 01600-710844

  • Not so Cut off? It s a Love Story – Support your local cinema!

    Not so Cut off? It s a Love Story – Support your local cinema!

      Sunday afternoon 3pm  and ‘Carol’ is playing at Studio cinema in Coleford -will there be a wet afternoon rush for the lush big screen showing a film that has had clutches of great reviews? Dark ,usual 20 minutes of trailers and short films that turn out to be adverts but there are six of […]

  • ORIGINAL POSTCARD ART FOR AID BOXES FOR REFUGEES

    ORIGINAL POSTCARD ART FOR AID BOXES FOR  REFUGEES

      ORIGINAL POSTCARD ART FOR AID BOXES FOR REFUGEES Forest of Dean artists, writers, poets and musicians are coming together to fundraise for Aid Boxes to go to refugees in a camp in France This is an opportunity for you to contribute a piece of A5 sized art, for             […]

  • Last Thursday Radio Banska Thurs Nov 26th

    Last Thursday Radio Banska Thurs Nov 26th 7-30pm A jazz infused blend of Balkan passion and latin rhythms with uniquely original compositions. This Bath-based instrumental quintet features electric guitar, acoustic guitar, bass, percussion and violin –  Banska live Country Mile  They have played at Marlborough International Jazz Festival, St. Ives Jazz Club, Teignmouth Jazz Festival, […]

  • Good WEEK FOR LIVE MUSIC

    Good WEEK FOR LIVE MUSIC

    Last Thursday  KICKS OFF NEW SEASON OF MONTHLY GIGS Brass Junkies – wonderful 8 piece mardi gras/jazz/funk/soul Thurs 29th October from 7-30pm at the Evergreen Hall Broadwell  GL16 7BN         Saturday night 31st October you can enjoy return of Sam Lee and friends at Mackenzie Hall Brockweir  contact adrian birch  to book tickets […]

  • ‘Space to Dance’ – Thursdays 10am Broadwell Memorial Hall

    ‘Space to Dance’ – Thursdays 10am  Broadwell Memorial Hall

    ‘Space to Dance’ ? Thursday Mornings 10 am Memorial  Hall Broadwell Its not a class but it is a lovely place to move around You can contribute by bringing some music. ” Dancing in a wonderfully big space to a brilliant range of great music – very liberating !” R “Friendly, fun session – total freedom […]

  • Club Django Mon 5th October

    C L U B     D J A N G O Hot Club Gypsy Jazz   Are pleased to announce a special evening of Gypsyjazz  with the internationally acclaimed PAULUS SCHAFER TRIO   Monday  October 5th  at 8.00pm admission  £ 12 THE MINERS ARMS, WHITECROFT, GL15 4PE (details/location see: www.minersarmswhitecroft.com)   Regarded as gypsy jazz royalty […]

  • Forest Food and Drink Showcase Speech House Sunday 4th October 10am

    Forest Food and Drink Showcase Speech House Sunday 4th October 10am

    Forest Showcase Food & Drink Festival  A celebration of food, music & art The Forest Showcase Food & Drink Festival is back in the Speech House Hotel grounds on Sunday 4th October 2015. The recipe for the weekend? ……..well take over 80 top local and artisan producers, a big serving of stunning hot food, add […]