‘Peterloo’ update Savoy theatre Monmouth from 23rd November


Update on ‘Peterloo’  Mike Leigh’s new film about the event in Manchester 16th August 1819 – what began as a...


Posted 1 week ago
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New Mike Leigh film Peterloo comes close but not here……?


Ok  Monmouth is not far but why are our two independent cinemas in the Forest not sure if they are...


Posted 3 weeks ago
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‘Shadows of Winter’ Saturday December 1st Coleford


Plans are moving ahead for this years Christmas Celebration in Coleford taking the theme of ‘Shadows of Winter’ You are...


Posted 2 months ago
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‘Ten’ Shortlisted Writers at Festival of Words


Festival of Words shortlisted writers at the Coleford Baptist Hall. Each writer based their entry on the theme of ‘Ten’ ...


Posted 5 months ago
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Prized Novelist Katie Fforde returns to Coleford Festival of Words 2018- Wed 4th July


Katie Fforde- author of 30 +- novels ‘I first became a writer because my mother gave me a writing kit....


Posted 5 months ago
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John Hegley ‘Comic genius’ SATURDAY 7TH JULY at Festival of Words 2018


It’s a times table remembering -2 fives, 3 threes plus one. The thinking falls into place as you make your...


Posted 5 months ago
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‘Ten’ writing competition shortlist announced!


Congratulations to the ten authors shortlisted for our Ten writing competition – the judges were thrilled with the standard and...


Posted 5 months ago
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Tenth Coleford Festival of Words – programme now available


The full Festival programme and booking information is now available on the website.  Printed copies will be distributed throughout the...


Posted 6 months ago
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Last Thursday 31st May SPOKEN WORD EVENT now includes POET performer DEANNA RODGER


  Last Thursday 31st May 7-30pm Evergreen Hall Broadwell GL16 7BN Deanna Rodger has been integral to the progression of performance...


Posted 6 months ago
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LAST THURSDAY 22nd Feb – PASSPAWT – Cat on a Plane!!!


                      Whats Next –  A Drama about a CAT   ...


Posted 10 months ago
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