Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire is a rural county in the South West of England. this section features posts specifically to do with life in the county.

Gloucestershire Towns

  • Gloucester – The main city in the county with lots of history.
  • Cheltenham – The best place for shopping in the county and a foodie heaven.
  • Cotswolds – An AONB spanning the East of Gloucestershire with lots of hills and picturesque villages.
  • Forest of Dean – An ancient woodland in the West of the county.
  • Cirencester – A nice town with a diverse history.
  • Stroud – A market town with lots of independent shops and eateries.
  • Tewkesbury – A town towards the north of the county whose centre piece is an abbey.
Lockdown food

Gloucestershire Pubs and Restaurants Delivering During Lock down

I visit many of the great restaurants pubs in Gloucestershire especially the dog friendly ones, but no more due to the corona virus lock down. I decided to compile a list of places that are now doing, delivery, takeaway and even drive through options in the county. Still compiling this list, to get listed or …

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Tigers Eye Restaurant

I finally visited Tigers Eye Restaurant in Gloucester after hearing lots of good things about their hot stone dishes. Tiger’s Eye is the first Hot Rock Grill restaurant in the city occupying the two floors of The Old Bell a listed Inn dating back to the 17th Century. It is located on Southgate Street not …

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#gloshour

Gloucestershire Hour is also known as #gloshour and is a networking hour for local people on twitter. A variety of companies and organisations join in sharing their products, opinions and services as well as sharing each other’s. Glos Hour takes place on a Wednesday evening at 8pm on Twitter, if you search for the #gloshour …

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Holst birthplace museum presents a play “A Woman’s Life”

The Holst Birthplace Museum proudly presents: “A Woman’s Life”: a new play by BAFTA-nominated playwright Carolyn S Jones Directed by Marianne Gaston Featuring Emma Wilkes and Emmeline Braefield Clara von Holst and Isabella Beeton emerge from the shadows to reveal their secret lives. This new play features an imagined conversation between Clara (mother of “Planets” …

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Channel 4’s Selling Houses with Amanda Lamb is Filming in Gloucestershire

Are you looking for your dream home in the Gloucestershire area? Do you need help from property guru, Amanda lamb? Or would you benefit from £1,500 to carry out some crafty DIY on your home, in order to try and make a sale? Channel 4’s successful property programme, Selling Houses with Amanda Lamb would love …

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