Exciting, in every senseWe’ve got a breadth of performances, activities and events to excite every passion and awaken every sense.
For your eyes and ears, you’ll find a host of regular performance art including music, comedy and theatre. If you prefer something more hands-on try an arts and crafts session - such as a potters wheel workshop. Our many country gardens will give your sense of smell a floral treat. Then there’s the Flavours of Herefordshire Festival which really is the icing on the cake for foodies.
You can find out what’s happening, when and where, during your stay by searching our What’s On calendar.
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What spooks you? Family Trail Brockhampton Estate Discover spooky secrets and ghostly goings-on as you explore Lower Brockhampton manor house and orchards. Wear your scariest Halloween costume and see if you can you complete our Halloween trail. Take part in free craft activities in the Granary and make a creepy masterpiece. Price: £2 per trail (includes a prize)Find out more »
Join us this October Half Term for hands-on fun and activities. Enjoy our medieval garden games set against the backdrop of Goodrich’s imposing fortress. Or are you brave enough to join one of our spooky tours around the castle ruins and learn about the creepy past of Goodrich’s ghostly residents.Find out more »
* Face Painting * Hair Braids * Kids Keep Fit Fun * Charity Bike Challenge * Free Health & Diabetes Checks * Healthy Lifestyle Tips * Free Drop in for Health & Care Advice, Let’s Talk Service * Emergency Services * CPR & First Aid Info and Demo’s * Bring your Bike for Free Police Serial RegistrationFind out more »
On Friday 31st October, we will be holding a Halloween themed Open Day at YHA Wye Valley. This is free for all to come along, and will be held between 12-4pm. Come and have a go at bushcraft and fire building, spooky themed archery, our trick or treat trail, make some delicious muffins to take home or enjoy the challenge of some of our fun team building activities. Come along and find out more about the YHA and enjoy a…Find out more »
Prepare to be scared on the Halloween Ghost Walks around Ledbury which will be taking place on Friday 31st October 2014. Family Walk is at 6.30 P.M. and Adults Only walk is at 8.30 P.M. Advance bookings only, space limited. Adults £7.00 Children (aged 7 to 15 years) £3.50. All children must be accompanied by an adult and the walks are not recommended for young children. The walks last about an hour and a quarter.Find out more »
The Halloween Hog Night will be held on the 31st of October from 7pm. Tickets are on sale now. These are priced at £7.00 per adult and £3.50 per child. This includes two courses of pork rolls with lovely apple sauce and stuffing (with an alternative option for veggies). Raffle, bar, music, fancy dress competition and a best pumpkin prize! Please contact Babs for general enquiries on 01989 762141… she’s always happy to help. Alternatively, you can email Babs on…Find out more »
‘The highest achiever the Edinburgh Festival has seen this decade. A huge comic presence’ (The Times), ‘Simply Exhilarating’ (Daily Telegraph), ‘Mark Watson is a Prodigy’ (Guardian) Winner of five major comedy awards. 24-hour-show luminary. Novelist. Watson (host of BBC’s We Need Answers, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Mock The Week regular and star of cult Radio 4 series Mark Watson Makes The World Substantially Better) returns to the road. This is his darkest, most personal show yet. Luckily, also his funniest.…Find out more »
Alice Hooker-Stroud, research officer from the Zero Carbon Britain project at the Centre for Alternative Technology in Mid Wales, will be coming to Hereford to tell us about how Britain can be Carbon Neutral by 2030. She will make a substantial presentation in the morning with plenty of time for questions, and there will discussion groups on specific topics in the afternoon, including diet, transport, building, and powering up & down technologies. Limited places so booking is essential. Free event,…Find out more »
Join artist David Ogle as he helps you to create your own drawings that will glow under ultra-violet light. Drop in sessions to try your hand at the light drawing take place between 1pm and 4pm on Saturday 1st November, and you can come back in the evening for the opening night of the art exhibition, ‘In Another Light’, featuring new light sculptures made by David from 5-8pm. This autumn and winter, National Trust and Meadow Arts will illuminate Croft…Find out more »
The Annual Bonfire and Fireworks will be held in the grounds of The Chase Hotel, Gloucester Road, Ross on Wye on Saturday 1st November. Gates Open at 6.30pm, torchlight procession to light the bonfire at 7pm and Fireworks at 7.30pm Available to buy – BBQ Burgers and Hot Dogs, Lightsticks, sweets and ice creams – all profits to Lions Charitable works. Tickets £6 Adults and £4 children, Family tickets – buy on the gate.Find out more »