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 Forest and beyond over the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, here’s a downloadable version to browse at your leisure – lots and lots happening! See you there. CFOW Programme 2018
Jazz n Blues Last Thursday 28th June Old Malthouse Jazz Band
Last Thursday 28th June 7-30pm The Old Malt House Jazz Band are a swing and jazz collective based between Bristol and beyond. Formed from a large pool of regular’s on the British and International jazz scene, The core of the band comprise of Guitarist and singer Joseph Trudgeon, Drummer Steve Fry and Tenor Saxophonist Greg […]
LAST THURSDAY 22nd Feb – PASSPAWT – Cat on a Plane!!!
Whats Next – A Drama about a CAT Evergreen Hall Broadwell GL16 7BN Thurs 22nd Feb 7-30pm […]
Coleford Lantern Festival Sat 2nd December- workshops starting soon….
‘Things in the Sky’ is the theme that will be shaping the Coleford Lantern Festival toward the Event on Saturday 2nd December and you can join in to design and make a lantern. There is a programme of workshops in local schools and at Coleford Library starting on Wednesday 25th October . There will also […]
Coleford Lantern Fest 2017….kicks off mon 2nd October
Coleford Lantern Festival You are invited to take part in a workshop meeting to launch the Coleford Lantern Festival. Monday 2nd October. 3:30 pm Coleford Library Find out how to get involved in the Coleford Lantern Festival that will take place during the Christmas Lights Switch event on Saturday […]
Coleford Festival of Words 2018 Ideas Welcome mtg Tues 12th September 5pm Coleford Library
Deborah Gregory reading from the I’m Reading anthology published as part of this years Coleford Festival of Words programme of events. Postcard – Deborah Gregory It needed more flour but she pummelled on, relishing the stickiness, making an effort. Let the air in. Pick the dough up. Throw it against the table. And repeat. The […]
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 […]
Bring Out Your Words-I’M READING’ Writers challenge- Rants, Rhymes, Poems and Plays…..???
COLEFORD FESTIVAL of Words 3rd to 9th July 2017 I’M READING A competition for writers A competition judged, and prizes presented, by our own Forest writer, Andrew Taylor, author of the current bestseller The Ashes of London Prizes 1st: £30 book voucher 2nd: £20 book voucher 3rd: £10 book voucher + Youth Award The Festival’s […]
Hollie McNish for Festival of Words 2017
Performance poet Hollie McNish is the latest addition to the programme for this years Coleford Festival of Words (3-8th July) she will be launching her new collection PLUM and sharing her ideas in a workshop at Lakers School…more details soon
Taste n Tales- Journey to CARIBBEAN- TUES 18TH OCT 5PM
To celebrate Diversity Month Coleford’s Taste n Tales project welcomes Valerie Simms from Gloucester to share a West Indian menu and stories from her life. The project has been meeting regularly in Coleford Library since 2014 to share stories and food, this event which is being supported by Barnwood Trust invites you to come along […]