Do they really want to have a Conversation?
It is a ripe time to get involved Coleford Town Council, Forest of Dean District Council and Glos County Council are all in the process of deciding how much they will expect us to pay them for our services for the next financial year beginning in April. With the recent consultation on the future of […]
NO ANGEL stars at Last Thursday 30th November
Last Thursday at the Evergreen Hall Broadwell GL16 7BN […]
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 […]
Create a Storywalk for Coleford Sat 2nd/ Wed 6th April
Adding words to a walk Saturday 2nd April 11am / Wednesday 6th April 11am Making a walk in Coleford with stories Where would you take a friend or a visitor? Meet at the library – All welcome This is part of the Wye Valley river festival […]
Forest Food Hub makes a lot of sense…..sign up to support local food
The fair place to Buy Local Produce You’ve found the only place in the Forest of Dean where you can order from a huge range of local producers at prices fair for both you and the producer. Pick up locally or have your box delivered to your door in some areas. Find out more. The […]
LAST THURSDAY- Live performances every month- kicks off 29th October
B R A S S J U N K I E S Thursday 29th October- 7-30pm Evergreen Hall Broadwell GL16 […]
Some Colour for Coleford
Wasted land or a Green Heart? The Save the Marshes campaign has joined with the Coleford Future group to begin brightening up the town and encouraging debate about why there are so many empty buildings in a historic town centre The derelict site in the centre of the town was once a market garden, a […]
“And I remember when Trotters closed down… You could not buy a piece of elastic or tape in Coleford anywhere”
Coleford Library Group 6/1/15. The group meet in the library on the first Tuesday each month from 11am till noon. So we started chatting Shopping in Coleford- “biggest shop we had in Coleford was Trotters and they catered from babies to the very elderly ..and I remember when Trotters closed down… you could not buy […]
Remember Joseph – ever tried the Big Issue?
Most weeks you will have seen Joseph in the town centre. He sold the Big Issue- its usually £2-50 a copy every week but increases to £3 over christmas. Joseph would buy the magazines at half the selling price and earns the rest by spending a lot of time in all weathers waiting for a […]
Another supermarket in Coleford?
The future of Coleford is again to be debated when an application to build a new supermarket by Aldi is discussed at Coleford Town Council at the next full meeting Tuesday 13th January from 7pm. Based on a proposal only a 100 yards from the development, which was to be a new Tesco store and […]