Sunday 21 December 2014



Top 10 things to do in Gloucestershire this weekend 19 to 21 December 2014

Enjoy carols, refreshments and festive cheer at Sudeley Castle on Friday night.

Only a few days until Father Christmas and his reindeers visit your house. So get your last minute shopping done, make...

The Great SoGlos Advent Giveaway

Win 24 wonderful Gloucestershire prizes in The Great SoGlos Advent Giveaway, this December 2014.

Win an amazing competition prize every day in the run up to Christmas, in The Great SoGlos Advent Giveaway – with more...


Gloucestershire Christmas events guide

Find festive events taking place across Gloucestershire.

Find Christmas events in Gloucestershire in 2014, including Christmas fayres, where to meet Santa, carol singing, festive...

Gloucestershire Christmas gift guide

Find the perfect pressie with the SoGlos’s Gloucestershire Christmas gift guide, sponsored by Gloucester Rugby.

Find the perfect Christmas gift in Gloucestershire, with SoGlos’s handpicked guide to alternative festive presents.

Gloucestershire Christmas shopping guide

Pick up the perfect selection of festive gifts, late night shopping in Gloucestershire.

Late night shopping will be taking place across Gloucestershire in 2014, giving savvy evening shoppers plenty of opportunity...


Family film screenings at Gloucester Guildhall

Saturday 10 to Saturday 31 January 2015

Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day offers family-friendly entertainment on the big screen.

See a host of family films for a great price at Gloucester Guildhall’s cinema, including Dolphin Tale 2, Alexander...

Drive-in Cinema Experience in Chepstow

Monday 22 December 2014 to Friday 2 January 2015

Watch some big screen movies from the comfort of your own car at the Drive-in Cinema Experience in Chepstow.

Dust off your Cadillac and head for the Drive-in Cinema Experience in Chepstow, with a selection of big screen movies...

Meet Father Christmas at Cotswold Farm Park

Sunday 21 December 2014

Santa Claus will be setting up his grotto at the Cotswold Farm Park on the weekends leading up to Christmas.

Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park is giving good little boys and girls the chance to meet Father Christmas, with a number...

Wild Game Nights at C and W's

Monday 22 to Monday 29 December 2014

Taste the exotic at C and W’s Wild Game Nights. © TammyLynn Photography

Explore the tastes of Africa at C and W’s Wild Game Nights this December, where adventurous foodies can enjoy specially...

Bjorn the Polar Bear at Eastgate Shopping Centre

Tuesday 23 December 2014

Get up close and personal with the life-size polar bear, Bjorn, at Eastgate Shopping Centre this Christmas.

The incredible life-size puppet Bjorn the Polar Bear will be entertaining the crowds at Eastgate Shopping Centre in Gloucester,...

Funking Elf show at Cafe Rene

Wednesday 24 December 2014

Have yourself a very merry Christmas Eve at Cafe Rene’s Funking Elf show.

Wait for Santa Claus at Café Rene during its Funking Elf Christmas Eve party for a night of beats, funk, soul, house and...

Sandford Parks Lido Christmas Swim

Thursday 25 December 2014

Dive into a freezing cold Sandford Parks Lido for a unique way to get Christmas Day started.

The very brave will have the chance to take a dip in Sandford Parks Lido’s chilly waters in Cheltenham on Christmas Day...


Boxing Day sales at Regent Arcade

Friday 26 December 2014

Snap up some bargains at the Boxing Day sales at Regent Arcade.

Christmas will soon be over but don’t despair, that means the post-Christmas sales will be getting underway, with...

Carols for All at Gloucester Cathedral

Friday 26 December 2014

Celebrate Boxing Day with a spot of carol singing at the stunning Gloucester Cathedral.

Round up your nearest and dearest for a Boxing Day sing-song with Gloucester Choral Society, spanning traditional Christmas...

Bibury Duck Race

Friday 26 December 2014

The crowds will be cheering on the rubber ducks in this annual Bibury tradition.

The Boxing Day Bibury Duck Race returns in 2014, so wrap up warm and cheer on your duck when the festivities get underway...

Prescott Shooting Have A Go Days

Saturday 27 December 2014 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...

Victoria Klewin and the True Tones in Gloucester

Sunday 28 December 2014

Grab a slice of the golden age when Victoria Klewin and the True Tones return to Cafe Rene.

Victoria Klewin and the True Tones will return to Café Rene, bringing its jazz-steeped ballads and hip-hop-tinted soul...


Cheltenham Council calls for public input on how to spend £8 million

Investments in Pittville Park’s play area is just one of the options to spend the money on.

Cheltenham Council has £8 million to spend on improving the town, and it’s asking local residents what they want...

Curio Lounge café opens in Stroud

Curio Lounge in Stroud offers a relaxed retro setting for customers to enjoy its all-day menu.

West Country-based restaurant, café and bar group, Loungers, brings its drinking and dining concept to Stroud with the...

Queen's Hotel offers host of festive dining and party options

Celebrate Christmas with ease this year as Mercure Cheltenham Queen’s Hotel has it all sorted, with a host of seasonal events still available.

From December dinners to New Year’s Eve parties, Mercure Cheltenham Queen’s Hotel is offering everything for...


Win a PS4 Gaming Bundle at King's Walk Shopping Centre

Ends Sunday 21 December 2014

You could be playing the adventure game, Destiny, on a brand new PS4 by entering this latest competition.

Win a PlayStation 4, controller and game in King’s Walk Shopping Centre’s exciting competition.

Special offers

Festive treatments at Elan Spa

Ends Wednesday 31 December 2014

Relax with Elan Spa this season with its All that Glitters festive spa packages.

Indulge in some pre-Christmas pampering, or treat someone special with the gift of relaxation with Elan Spa’s festive...

Christmas Party Package at Forever Clinic

Ends Wednesday 31 December 2014

Make sure you look your best with Forever Clinic’s Christmas Party Package.

Indulge in some pre-Christmas party pampering this December with Forever Clinic’s fabulous festive offer.

Three for Two December Dining at the Kings Hotel

Ends Wednesday 31 December 2014

Take advantage of The Kings Hotel’s December Dining menu this winter with three courses for the price of two.

Snap up the chance to dine in The Kings Hotel’s elegant restaurant with its special December Dining menu offering three...

Enhanced events

Mary Rose Young Christmas Exhibition in Lydney

Sunday 21 to Tuesday 23 December 2014

Santa's Grotto at Regent Arcade

Sunday 21 to Wednesday 24 December 2014

Santa's Grotto at Eastgate Shopping Centre

Sunday 21 to Wednesday 24 December 2014

Dick Whittington pantomime at Wyvern Theatre

Sunday 21 December 2014 to Sunday 4 January 2015

Enhanced venues


The Wharf House in Gloucester
Malvern Theatres

Your comments


Don’t miss


Unmissable highlights