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Forest of Dean / Farms and Zoos - Parks and Green Spaces

Give some love to a Guinea Pig

The Orchard Trusts small animals include guinea pigs, rabbits and Speedy the tortoise. They all enjoy seeing visitors and having a cuddle. Come to our Stowfield site to see the animals, the small ones and the larger ones like Millie the pig and our sheep and goats. They’d love to see you. The whole site […]

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Orchard trust

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Farms and Zoos - Parks and Green Spaces - Play Areas

Have a go on the Activity Park

The Orchard Trust Stowfield site has it’s own activity park with swings, a roundabout and a floor trampoline. All are wheelchair accessible, there is also a small slide accessible by a shallow steps or a pull up pipe. The park sits on the wheelchair accessible site surrounded by nature and our friendly animals. Pay us […]

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Orchard trust

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Farms and Zoos - Parks and Green Spaces

Walking with animals

Visitors to our Stowfield site can take a walk with a goat. Our pygmy goat family is very friendly and they all like to say hello when they see someone approach.  It is possible to walk them around the site or go into their paddock to help look after them too. The whole site is […]

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Orchard trust

Added 1 year ago

Coleford / Social Interest Groups - Sports and Leisure - Wellbeing

Inclusive cycling session- Pedal A Bike Away

We at Goals Beyond Grass are running an inclusive cycling session at Pedal A Bike Away! Our cycling sessions are so inclusive anyone can get involved;  We have a variety of bikes for all abilities for people to turn up and enjoy the thrill of being on a bike. Great activity for everyone to get […]

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Goals Beyond Grass

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Children's Activities - Social Interest Groups

Specialist Music Sessions

These sessions are held on Fridays (term time only) from 3pm-5pm at Heart of the Forest School. Young people get to enjoy activities such as soft play, sports, art and craft whilst waiting for their music session. The music sessions consist of small groups (approx 3-4 young people) with support from Forest Pulse staff and […]

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peacockcarter

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Children's Activities - Social Interest Groups

Forest Friends

Forest Friends is a social/learning group for young people aged 18 – 30 years. These sessions are held on Monday evenings (term time only), at The Main Place from 6.30pm – 8.30pm. Members get the chance to meet up with friends, socialise, and learn new skills in the areas of cooking, recreational skills, problem solving […]

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peacockcarter

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Children's Activities - Social Interest Groups

ASD Youth Club

A Youth Club for those who are autistic or are awaiting an autism diagnosis to get together have a chat, enjoy activities and form friendships. There are lots of fun activities on offer such as art and craft, games, quizzes, cooking, pool, and table tennis. The ASD Youth Club is held on Thursday evenings (term […]

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peacockcarter

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Children's Activities - Social Interest Groups

Bream ‘Devils’ Youth Club

An integrated Youth Club held on Thursday evenings at Bream Community Centre. The club is open to any young person aged between 13 and 17 who lives in the Forest of Dean. As well as a chance to meet friends, young people help plan an interesting and varied programme of activities including games, sports, music, […]

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peacockcarter

Added 1 year ago

Forest of Dean / Children's Activities - Food and Drink - Play Areas

Whirlikidz

This session is held on Wednesdays (term time only) from 3pm – 5pm. Young people aged 5-12 years will get on one of our minibuses from Heart of the Forest School*, where we will then head to Whirlikidz (soft play centre in Chepstow), where young people will be able to explore the equipment before we […]

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peacockcarter

Added 1 year ago

Coleford / Food and Drink

Inclusive Cafe in Coleford, GL16, Forest of Dean

We are an inclusive cafe offering great food in an accessible, safe environment. Facebook: Sixteen Community Cafe Open 6 days a week, providing an extensive and ever changing home cooked menu, from “Coffee and a cake” to a “Full English” and beyond. We cook to order, so we can be flexible for special requirements. Our […]

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Sixteen Community Cafe LLC

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Forest of Dean / Arts and Crafts - Wellbeing

Weekly workshops

Our workshops currently run on Thursdays 10-1 and 2-5 pm. A voluntary community group providing a social environment through shared activity. You can work on your own projects, community projects or make things that can raise funds for the Shed’s future.

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Forest of Dean and Wye Valley Men's Shed

Added 1 year ago