The Coleford Hub

Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

Useful local websites and places that you might like to visit..

The Coleford Hub wants to support as many local groups and services by guiding you to the links that can help.  

Information about services provided by elected Councillors – local elections due May 2015:
Gloucestershire County Council
Shire Hall Gloucester – Includes education,  social services, public transport, roads

Forest of Dean District Council
High St Coleford – Housing, planning, rubbish collection, environmental health.

Coleford Town Council
Mushett Place – Maintaining local amenities, planning, local groups and events

Coleford Market Town Partnership at the Main Place
Coleford’s Community Building has details/what’s on throughout the month
Contact the Coleford Area MCTI Partnership: and  01594 836469.

Coleford Library
Books, culture, information and access to computers. Chess Club tues at 5pm plus regular events for all ages and inclinations    GL16 8RH 01594-833351
Adult Care Services Drop in is also in this building.

Forest Bookshop  fondly remembered and sorely missed.

FOD Citizens Advice Bureau
Open in Coleford open twice a week now at Town Council offices

Forest Talk
Produce a weekly programme from local news sources for people who have visual impairment you can hear it on here

Coleford Community Cafe
10-12  thurs at café Sixteen in Bank st  .All welcome.

Coleford Country Market
Town centre 10-12 Fri / Sat – lots of local produce and pick up link to Forest Food Hub Online

The Forest Bee Education
Produce brochures every term to promote courses, groups, one-to-one teaching and workshops within the Forest of Dean area. They are a not for profit organisation.

FOD Weather
An innovative and independent organisation providing weather information for the Forest of Dean.

Mark Harper MP Forest of Dean- His record of representing the Forest in Westminster