What's on inCoughton

Welcome to Coughton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Coughton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Coughton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Coughton

25
MAY
Jack In the Beanstalk Competition
The Potting Shed Cafe

Want to win tickets to this years Pantomime Jack & the Beanstalk Savoy Theatre Monmouth Come along to the Potting Shed Cafe and enter the longest bean competition From 11am ‐ learn how to plant a bean care for it and maybe…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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27
MAY
Childrens Pottery Sessions
Eastnor Pottery

An ideal opportunity for aspiring young potters to work with professional ceramic artists. Experience hands on real clay with an exciting variety of making techniques. A different theme every time includes either a go on the potters wheel or work with coloured…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01531 633886
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29
MAY
Rockin' The Country
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

Rockin' The Country takes Take the best of the 50's rock n' roll era the best of classic country music tunes from 80's rock n' roll and 90's new traditional country revivals. Whether you got into rock n' roll via Elvis Presley…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01600 772467
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29
MAY
The Fairy Marmalade Trail
Shire Hall Monmouth

Savoy Youth Theatre members take a quirky look at some of our best‐loved fair tales at the promenade‐style performance. Join in the fun interact with the performers handle the pros and maybe eat a poisoned apple. Great half‐term fun for all the…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
MAY
Potter's Wheel Weekend Workshops
Eastnor Pottery

ContentDay 1The workshop starts at 10am. After teacoffee introductions and initial demonstration you will be taken as a group step by step through the pot throwing process. Once you have got the hang of things you will be encouraged to develop at…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01531 633886
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30
MAY
Potter's Wheel Workshop - Weekend
Eastnor Pottery

The therapeutic benefits of working with soft clay on the potter's wheel are well documented. Participants often leave the studio on Sunday afternoon feeling totally de‐stressed and with an overwhelming sense of well‐being. I feel like I've spent a weekend at a…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01531 633886
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30
MAY
Potter's Wheel Workshops - one day
Eastnor Pottery

The workshop starts at 10am where you'll be individually assigned a potter's wheel for the duration of the workshop. After teacoffee introductions and initial demonstration you will be taken as a group step by step through the pot throwing process. Once you…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01531 633886
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30
MAY
UB40
Chepstow

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
Rod Woodward
The Courtyard

Rod Woodward at The Courtyard in Hereford on Thursday 04 June 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
JUN
The Blues Band
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

From Greece to Finland Poland to Portugal Italy to Denmark when the Blues Band arrive the fans turn out in their thousands. Whats on offer is always the same; a stunning menu of original compositions and blues classics all delivered with passion…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01600 772467
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14
JUN
Zone 3-Forest of Dean Triathlon, Mallards Pike
Mallards Pike Lake

The Forest of Dean triathlon at the beautiful Mallards Pike Lake is sure to sell out again this yearWith the new OLYMPIC Distance it should have something for everyone.SUPERSPRINT ‐ 250m Swim15k Bike2.5k RunSPRINT ‐ 750m Swim22k Bike5k RunOlympic ‐ 1500m Swim44k…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07788 716687
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18
JUN
The Birthday Party
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

Off Centre Theatre present Harold Pinters modern classic. Stanley Webber an erstwhile piano player lives in a run‐down boarding house run by Meg and Petey Boles in an English seaside town probably on the south coast not too far from London. Two…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01600 772467
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20
JUN
Design for Living
Hereford College of Arts

Design for Living:20 & 21 June 10am‐5pm at College Road Campus College Road Hereford HR1 1EB Admission £4. http:www.brightstripe.co.ukservicesdesign‐for‐living D4LThis weekend outdoor show offers the public the chance to admire buy and commission high quality products and services for the home and…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01432 358232
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22
JUN
An Evening with Barbara Dickson
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

From her roots in the Scottish folk scene of the late 1960s through to mainstream chart success with hits including Answer Me Another Suitcase in Another Hall Caravans January February and the million‐selling No. 1 single I Know Him So Well Barbara…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01600 772467
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23
JUN
The Shakespeare Revue
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

An enchanting collection of witty music and skits about the Bard. Devised for and first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company this show has been a hit with audiences all over the world. It includes songs and sketches by Alan Bennett Nol…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01600 772467
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24
JUN
Carol Ann Duffy & John Sampson
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

Mesmerizing words and atmospheric music combine in this collaboration between poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy and musician John Sampson. The first female Scottish Poet Laureate in the roles 400 year history Carol Ann Duffys combination of tenderness and toughness humour and lyricism…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01600 772467
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27
JUN
Legend - The Bob Marley Experience
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

Shantaram events are proud to present the return of Legend ‐ The Bob Marley experience. After the amazing reaction from the crowd and seeing every single person in the Savoy up and dancing clapping their hands and generally having an amazing evening…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01600 772467
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10
JUL
Madness
Chepstow

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUL
Monmouth Festival
Monmouth Festival

Situated in the beautiful historic Welsh border town Monmouth Festival is a nine day festival offering the unique atmosphere of yesteryear festivals in the here and now. Organised by a committee of unpaid hardworking passionate volunteers for the people of Monmouth…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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22
AUG
From the Jam Bad Manners
Chepstow

From the Jam Bad Manners at Chepstow in Chepstow on Saturday 22 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch From the Jam Bad Manners live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
AUG
Goldie Lookin Chain
Chepstow

Goldie Lookin Chain at Chepstow in Chepstow on Wednesday 26 August 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
SEP
Firework Champions
Eastnor Castle

Now in its 5th year right here at Eastnor Castle ‐ 4 great firework displays Three of the UKs best firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute firework display choreographed to music followed by a finale display from organisers…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01327 876037
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12
SEP
h.Art Herefordshire Art Week
Various Venues across Herefordshire

h.Art Herefordshire Art Week:12‐20 September 11am‐5pm at over 100 venues countywidewww.h‐art.org.uk HARTHFD9‐day art trail following bright pink signs across the whole of Herefordshire with over 100 artists venues to choose from: Meet artists in the intimacy of their homes and…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01432 358232
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13
SEP
Frampton Country Fair with The Mangledwurzels
Frampton Court Estate

A true rural show with traditional attractions providing both entertainment and information to visitors including gun dogs shooting area and fishing coupled with trade stands and main ring entertainment. Tickets are now available from http:www.framptoncountryfair.co.uk priced £7.00 in advance or £9.00 on…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08452 305177
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20
SEP
Forest of Dean Duathlon, Mallards Pike
Mallards Pike Lake

Scenic on‐road duathlon with trail runChoose between 10k 44k 5k or 5k 22k & 2.5kSunday 14th September 2014 10.00am StartBased at Mallards Pike in Beautiful Forest of DeanA 10k 5k run on wide forest gravel trails followed by 44k 22k road bike…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07788 716687
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26
SEP
Littledean Jail Ghost Hunt
Littledean Jail,

Standing at the gateway of the Royal Forest of Dean this former house of correction Littledean Gaol was designed and built by the pioneer of prison reform. Sir George Onesiphorous Paul and leading prison architect of his day‐William Blackburn. As a result…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07985 532620
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04
OCT
Zone 3-The Last Tri, Lydney Leisure Centre
Lydney Leisure Centre

Indoor pool based Sprint distance Triathlon based at Lydney Leisure Centre in the Forest of Dean. Great event for beginners wanting to try the sport for the first time or for more experienced athletes looking to end the season off with…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07788 716687
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04
OCT
Dave Gorman
The Courtyard

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
NOV
Hereford Contemporary Craft Fair
The Courtyard Centre for the Arts,

Hereford Contemporary Craft Fair:13th‐15th November Friday and Saturday: 10am 5.30pm Sunday: 10am 5pm at The Courtyard Centre for the Arts Edgar Street Hereford HR4 9JR.Admission £4www.h‐craftfair.co.uk CRAFTHFDHigh quality show exhibiting the creative talent of 60 carefully selected designer makers…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01432 358232
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27
DEC
Seven Sins Run, Forest of Dean, 27th 28th Dec 2015
Wenchford Picnic Site

Now in its 6th year the over subscribed 7 mile run up 7 nasty hills and through 2 long water tunnels is very polpular.It is a very tough hill run through the Forest of Dean and takes in some of the beautiful…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07788 716687
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Tourist Attractions


Amazing Hedge Puzzle

Planted over twenty years ago by brothers Lindsay and Edward Heyes, the fun of the aMazing Hedge Puzzle has made it Herefordshire's most popular private tourist attraction.HISTORYPeople from all over the world have enjoyed finding out about mazes through the millennia. By making your own labyrinths you too…

Clearwell Caves Ancient Iron Mines

As well as being part of a natural cave system, when you visit Clearwell Caves, you are entering some of Britain's oldest underground workings, dating back over 4,500 years. You will be walking through impressive caverns created by generations of Forest people that made their living from…

National Birds of Prey Centre

The National Birds of Prey Centre is open from 1st February until the 31st October annually. The centre houses on of the most significant collections of Birds of Prey in the UK with over 60 species of Owls, Eagles and Hawks. The Centre has played a major…

Dymock Grange Golf Club

Dymock Grange Golf Club ‐ golf course in Dymock, Gloucestershire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01531 890840 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Dymock Grange Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Fantasy Island

Fantasy Island ‐ Amusement Park in Ross‐On‐Wye, Herefordshire. Contact venue on telephone number for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Forest Hills Ltd

Forest Hills Ltd ‐ golf course in Coleford, Gloucestershire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01594 810620 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Forest Hills Ltd golf courseclub.…

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