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Dear Mr Coleman
I am writing to introduce myself as the publisher of The Spike, a new, independent, politics-focused blog based in the Forest of Dean. 735 more words

Questions For Candidates

Beechenhurst Lodge Playground -"The Sculpture Trail Playground"

Great for: Getting your kids walking

Last weekend we were feeling very adventurous (well, as adventurous as you can be with a 2 month old, a 2 year old and a 6 year old) so we decided to have a day trip to the… 287 more words

Forest Of Dean

St. George's Day - Why We Love England!

We are privileged to have a destination that is in England and Wales, but to celebrate St. George’s Day today, here are a few things we love about our English side! 379 more words

Forest Of Dean

Day 6 - Back on Track!

Another beautiful day and it looks like we’re in for a beautiful week! We got our shorts and shirts on, sunscreen slathered and after my breakfast shake (cookies and cream today) we made our way to Puzzlewood in the Forest of Dean. 364 more words


Newnham on Severn

Newnham on Severn, sits along the river funnily enough! The core of the village is a designated conservation area, and the main street, is entirely old buildings.  210 more words


Win a mini-break for 4!

The historic Angel Hotel in Abergavenny, the gateway to Wales, is giving you the chance to win a night in one of their lovely… 207 more words

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9th April 1537.

Rievaulx was the earliest Cistercian Abbey in Yorkshire, the toponymy being a corruption of Ryevale.

Today in 1537 the Abbot, Prior and twenty-eight monks were forced to sign the Deed of Suppression of Furness, Cistercian Abbey, in present day Cumbria. 484 more words