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

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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11
SEP
GA GA - 20th Anniversary Tour
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

GA GA are embarking on their 20th Anniversary Tour with a show packed with massive Queen hits spanning right across the legendary bands back catalogue. From numerous Queen Conventions to TV appearances GA GA have consistently proved why they are so highly…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01600 772467
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11
SEP
THE ANIMATORS @ THE GOLDEN CROSS INN
GOLDEN CROSS INN

The Animators return to the Cross with their distinctive mix of Rock and Pop Covers.Paul Andy and Dave have joined forces in the last twelve months to produce a distinctive mix of Rock and Pop covers that will have everyone tapping their…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 880274
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12
SEP
Open Doors Weekend
The Kymin

As part of Open Doors Weekend come along and experience the sound of an unusual decorative antique working British street Organ. Tea & cakes are also on offer. Make the most of this delightful attraction. Please note ‐ entrance to the Roundhouse…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01600 719241
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15
SEP
Reuse before you recycle your PC!
Former Dunelm/Next at Home, Unit 3

Computers 4 Africa provides a simple solution for the disposing of your redundant working PC. Your computer could be reused giving someone else a better way of life better education and better opportunities.Our charity encourages the local community to drop off their…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03000 112233
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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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23
SEP
The Pirates of Penzance
Monmouth Savoy Theatre

Monmouth Music Theatre present The Pirates of Penzance one of Gilbert & Sullivans most popular musicals. The story spins an hilarious farce of sentimental pirates bumbling policemen dim‐witted young lovers dewy eyeddaughters and an eccentric Major General. Musically and stage directed by…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01600 772467
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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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26
SEP
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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26
SEP
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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26
SEP
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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03
OCT
Bear Necessities
The Kymin

Every 3 months The Round House comes alive with little soft animals. The Wellfield Teddy Bear Hospital visits the Kymin to dispense free advice on maintenance and repairs on all types of soft toys. There is also a small exhibition on the…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01600 719241
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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

28
OCT
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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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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28
DEC
Seven Sins IMMORTAL SINNER Run
Wenchford Picnic Site

THE IMMORTAL SINNERTo Celebrate 5 Years of Seven Sins Run this years run will also Feature The BACK 2 BACK IMMORTAL SINNER.... for those crazy folk for whom 7 hills isnt enough. You get to run the course back to front…

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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