Sunday 26 April 2015



Top 10 things to do in Gloucestershire this weekend 24 to 26 April 2015

Try your hand at some outdoor pursuits this Sunday at the second annual Forest Activities Festival.

Enjoy an alfresco pint, join our award-winning company and try your hand at bush craft this weekend, with plenty going...


Charlotte Brisland exhibition at Barnbury Gallery

Sunday 26 April to Saturday 9 May 2015

Head to Barnbury this spring for an exciting art exhibition by young artist, Charlotte Brisland.

Head to Cheltenham’s luxury showroom and art gallery, Barnbury, for a special exhibition showcasing the work of...

Rebecca at Everyman Theatre

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Catch award-winning play, Rebecca, when Kneehigh’s acclaimed production comes to Everyman Theatre.

Catch award-winning play, Rebecca, at Everyman Theatre, for a night of gothic mystery and theatrical magic.

Food and Wine matching at Hotel du Vin

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Learn how to match food and wine at this stylish Hotel du Vin event.

Perfect your dinner parties and impress your foodie friends by taking a masterclass in food and wine pairing at Hotel...

The Manic Shine gig at Café Rene

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Don’t miss the genre-hopping trail-blazers, The Manic Shine, at a special gig at Cafe Rene in Gloucester.

Don’t miss the genre-hopping trailblazers, The Manic Shine, at a special free gig at Café Rene this April.

British and Midland Championships Weekend

Sunday 26 April 2015

Don’t miss this anticipated weekend of motoring near Cheltenham. © Allan Rhodes.

Celebrating the first racing event of the season, Prescott Speed Hill Climb is set to come alive for the British and Midland...

Prescott Shooting Have A Go Days

Saturday 30 May to Saturday 26 December 2015

Get your friends and family together for a 2015 Have A Go Day at Prescott Shooting.

Try clay shooting, archery and air rifles in a picturesque Cotswold setting, at one of Prescott Shooting’s hugely popular...

Gloucester Rugby vs Newcastle Falcons

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Cheer on the Cherry and Whites as they take on the Newcastle Falcons.

Cherry and White Fans will be expecting a decisive home victory over Newcastle Falcons, during the 2014-15 AVIVA Premiership...

A Tudor World at Gloucester Folk Museum

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Gloucester Folk Museum transport visitors back in time with its A Tudor World evening.

Gloucester Folk Museum pays homage to days gone by with A Tudor World, a one-off evening dedicated to the tumultuous Tudors...

National Star cycling challenge

Sunday 26 April 2015

Take on the National Star cycling challenge and raise funds for the college.

Bike pros and cycling novices will be going the extra mile this spring by taking part in the National Star cycling challenge...

Forest Activities Festival at The Speech House Hotel

Sunday 26 April 2015

Little ones can try archery, bush craft, cookery and more at the second annual Forest Activities Festival.

Archery, bush craft, cookery and much more is on offer at the second annual Forest Activities Festival, which promises...

Love and Local Food Festival at Whole Foods

Saturday 2 to Sunday 3 May 2015

Get your fill of fine produce during the Love Local and Organic Food Festival at Whole Foods.

With food trucks boasting scrumptious cuisine, a local farmers market and plenty of entertainment, celebrate the very...

Hot lists

28 of the best beer gardens in Gloucestershire

Head to the Imperial Garden Bar for a spot of sunbathing and people watching.

From riverside views and rural backdrops to outdoor play areas for the little ones, SoGlos raises a glass to 28 of the...

11 of the cutest spring baby animals to 'aww' at in Gloucestershire

The new and exciting addition to Cotswold Wildlife Park at No.3, it’s the baby rhino, who’s recently joined the family at this Burford attraction.

Downy ducklings, little lambs, mini meerkats and more new arrivals are being born every day as the weather warms up, and...

10 eateries still to open in Gloucestershire

Who ate all the pies? Gloucestershire pie fans would be first in line at a local branch of Bristol-born Pieminister.

With a host of hot nationwide restaurant groups breaking into Gloucestershire, SoGlos selects 10 eateries that could be...


Jerwood Drawing Prize call for entries

The Jerwood Drawing Prize has been celebrating artistic talent for more than a decade.

Gloucestershire artists are invited to put their creative talent to the test by entering the national Jerwood Drawing...


The Daffodil is launching new Chef's Pantry deli

The Daffodil’s new deli, Chef’s Pantry, will be situated next to the Cheltenham restaurant.

The Daffodil is set to open the Chef’s Pantry, a brand new deli next door to the popular Cheltenham restaurant,...

The Great Diamond Rush returns to Cheltenham

The Great Diamond Rush will return to Cheltenham this October with £14,000 worth of diamonds up for grabs.

Following last year’s sparkling success, Beards Jewellers’ The Great Diamond Rush will be returning to Cheltenham...

Gardening royalty set to headline RHS Malvern Spring Festival

BBC Blue Peter’s Chris Collins will be getting his hands dirty at the festival.

Green-fingered enthusiasts will be challenged to get their hands dirty at the RHS Malvern Spring Festival, with a line-up...

The Open Air Cinema to launch in Cheltenham

Movie lovers are waiting to hear more news about the exciting Open Air Cinema.

Spend a summer’s evening watching a classic film on the big screen under the stars, when – and if – the Open Air...

Underground Festival is on the hunt for local talent

A battle of the bands competition will see local bands compete to play at Gloucester Guildhall’s Underground Festival.

Local bands could play alongside some of the UK’s very best new artists, thanks to a battle of the bands competition...

Local bands in with a chance of performing at The Festival 2016

Local bands could perform at The Festival 2016 at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Local bands and singers are being given the rare chance to perform live on stage at the Cheltenham Festival 2016.

Explore Learning's National Young Writers' Awards returns

Get ready to pen your short story for the National Young Writers’ Awards.

Young Gloucestershire writers are invited to put their creative writing skills to the test to compete in this year’s...


Gloucestershire afternoon tea guide

Enjoy some of the best scones, finest loose leaf tea and most delicious pastries in Gloucestershire.

Dainty finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and steaming pots of the finest blends await in SoGlos’s guide to some...


Win a meet and greet with Madness at Kingsholm Stadium

Ends Monday 18 May 2015

Win a meet and greet with Madness this summer at Gloucester Rugby’s anticipated summer concert.

Win a pair of tickets and the chance to meet the Madness gang in person when they perform live at Kingsholm Stadium this...

Win a day out at Gloucester Quays

Ends Friday 17 April 2015

Win a day out at Gloucester Quays in celebration of the new Avengers film.

Gloucester Quays has teamed up with SoGlos to offer readers the chance to see Avengers on Cineworld Gloucester’s...

Win a children's birthday party at Gloucester Museums

Ends Monday 4 May 2015

Win a children’s birthday party for up to 30 little ones at Gloucester City or Folk Museum.

Win a themed children’s birthday party for up to 30 little ones at Gloucester City or Folk Museum in SoGlos’s...

Win an annual tennis or squash membership at East Glos Club

Ends Monday 11 May 2015

Don’t miss the chance to bag an annual membership for tennis or squash at East Glos Club in SoGlos’s exclusive competition.

String your racket and lace up those trainers as SoGlos readers are in with a chance of winning a 12-month tennis or squash...

Special offers

Half price Westonbirt Wednesdays

Ends Wednesday 27 May 2015

Enjoy half price ‘Westonbirt Wednesdays’ at the National Arboretum until the end of May 2015.

Westonbirt Arboretum’s half price Wednesdays return this spring, for a chance to enjoy the glorious National Arboretum...

Wine Wednesday at Hotel du Vin Cheltenham

Ends Wednesday 29 April 2015

Cheers to Hotel du Vin Cheltenham’s well-priced Wine Wednesday!

Sample four terrific wines after work from just £15 at Hotel du Vin Cheltenham’s new well-priced Wine Wednesday...

Deep cleansing back treatment offer at The Greenway Spa Hotel

Ends Thursday 30 April 2015

Relax this April with a deep cleansing back treatment at Cheltenham’s Elan Spa.

Save £20 when you book a deep cleansing back treatment at The Greenway Hotel’s elegant Elan Spa this April.

Spring spa offer at Ellenborough Park

Ends Sunday 31 May 2015

Spoil yourself with a relaxing treatment at Ellenborough Park this spring.

Celebrate the arrival of spring by treating yourself to a relaxing treatment at Ellenborough Park’s and receive...

Enhanced events

Cut It Out street art exhibition

Sunday 26 April to Saturday 20 June 2015

To Kill a Mockingbird play in Cheltenham

Monday 27 April to Saturday 2 May 2015

Hunter Chase Evening in Cheltenham

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Enhanced venues


Cheltenham Racecourse
RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2015

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