Sunday 2 August 2015



Gloucestershire alfresco dining guide

The Wharf House is one of the many spots to enjoy an alfresco meal in the county this summer.

Make the most of the summer sunshine and dine alfresco at one of the top Gloucestershire restaurants listed in SoGlos’s...

Gloucestershire summer holidays guide

Keep the kids happy, out and about in Gloucestershire during the summer holidays with SoGlos’ jam-packed 2015 guide, sponsored by King's Walk Shopping Centre:

Days out, special events, camps and unmissable sports, see the Gloucestershire summer holidays guide to keep children...


Top 10 things to do in Gloucestershire this weekend 31 July to 2 August 2015

Head to Livestock Festival for outdoor cinema, live music, a comedy bus, and a host of family-friendly activities.

Make the most of the sunshine, with alfresco dining, music festivals, outdoor theatre, puppies in the park and more in...


Livestock Festival

Sunday 2 August 2015

Expect music galore, family entertainment, outdoor cinema and more at Livestock Festival.

Outdoor cinema, live music from the likes of Scouting for Girls and The Hoosiers, as well as a host of family-friendly...

Malswick House grand opening

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Boasting a hog roast and live music, Malswick House in the Forest of Dean will celebrate its opening this July.

Following an extensive refurbishment, Malswick House is set to open its doors near Newent in the Forest of Dean this summer,...

Cheltenham Open-Air Theatre Festival

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The Tuckwell Amphitheatre in Cheltenham provides the perfect venue for a balmy summer’s eve.

Cheltenham’s annual Open-Air Theatre Festival is returning to Bacon Theatre’s Tuckwell Amphitheatre for more alfresco...

Fun Fridays with Toys to Grow at Regent Arcade

Friday 7 to Friday 28 August 2015

Cheltenham toy shop, Toys to Grown, will be hosting free play sessions at its Fun Fridays at Regent Arcade.

Head to Regent Arcade this summer holidays, where independent toy shop, Toys to Grow, will be offering a host of activities,...

Forever Jackson at the Everyman Theatre

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Expect plenty of dancing in the aisles and moonwalking at Everyman Theatre at Forever Jackson.

Beat it to the Everyman Theatre and celebrate the life of the King of Pop in a show bursting with musical hits and impressive...

Cheltenham Dance Festival

Sunday 2 to Sunday 9 August 2015

Get glammed up for the 2015 Cheltenham Dance Festival, with balls, tea dances and much more lined up to get those toes tapping.

Whether you’re an absolute beginner or a seasoned performer, there’s something for all dancing abilities with...

Kids-go-free family films at Gloucester Guildhall

Saturday 8 to Thursday 27 August 2015

Paddington Bear will be warming hearts when he appears on the big screen in Gloucester.

Parents with children who want to relax with an uplifting family film can head to Gloucester Guildhall this August and...

Super Saturday at Leisure at Cheltenham

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Soft play, zumba, boccia, and many more fun activities are on the menu at Leisure at Cheltenham.

County families will be flocking to Cheltenham’s favourite leisure centre for a fun-filled Super Saturday, promising a...

Eastgate Chamber Tours at Gloucester City Museum

Saturday 8 to Saturday 22 August 2015

Discover what lies beneath in Gloucester City Museum’s Eastgate Chamber Tours this summer.

Join forces with a brave Roman soldier and venture deep beneath the pavements of Gloucester at Gloucester City Museum’s...


The Tempest play at Barnwood Park

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As part of its Gloucestershire tour, Rain or Shine will take to Barnwood Park this week with The Tempest.

Rain or Shine is back on the road this summer, with a tour of Shakespeare’s classic, The Tempest, being performed...

Paws in the Park in Cheltenham

Sunday 2 August 2015

There will be tail-wagging aplenty at Cheltenham’s Paws in the Park 2015.

Paws in the Park 2015 will be pleasing pups and their dog-loving families with the Cotswold Canine Athletics, have a go...

Gloucester Park Fireworks Spectacular

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The fireworks at Gloucester Park will be a free summer highlight.

A jaw-dropping and totally free of charge Fireworks Spectacular is promised at Gloucester Park this summer, with a rugby...

WOW! Rugby exhibition at Gloucester City Museum

Sunday 2 August to Saturday 31 October 2015

Immerse yourself in all things rugby-related this summer at Gloucester Museum’s WOW! Rugby exhibition.

Discover the world of rugby at Gloucester City Museum’s WOW! Rugby exhibition, taking place throughout one of the...


The Montpellier Chapter appoints new head chef

Wayne Sullivan has taken over the reins as head chef at The Montpellier Chapter.

Luxury Cheltenham hotel The Montpellier Chapter has appointed Wayne Sullivan as head chef – bringing a wealth of gastronomic...

New children’s trail launching at Woodchester Mansion and Park

Illustrator Tom Percival created five characters for the exciting trail at Woodchester Park.

Woodchester Park and Mansion is inviting county children to explore its brand new trail, designed by favourite children’s...

Hot lists

10 of Gloucestershire's best public parks

With a boathouse, skate park, children’s playground and more, Pittville Park is a firm favourite among families.

Gloucestershire boasts a plethora of beautiful green spaces perfect for picnics, long walks, children’s activities...

50 free things to do in the summer holidays in Gloucestershire

Dinosaur fans will be thrilled when a life-size T Rex makes an appearance at The Brewery.

Discover 50 ways to keep the kids entertained in Gloucestershire during the school summer holidays, without spending a...

13 wild things to do this summer in Gloucestershire

Go wild with Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s 13 wild things to do this summer.

From snail racing to pond dipping, tick off Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust’s 13 wild things to do this summer.


Interview with Peter White from King's Walk Shopping Centre

Peter White from King’s Walk chats to SoGlos about managing the Gloucester retail destination.

SoGlos talks with Peter White, centre manager at King’s Walk Shopping Centre in Gloucester, about adapting to changing...

In the kitchen with Jon Howe

Chef proprietor Jon Howe chats to SoGlos about running Cheltenham’s Lumière.

Jon Howe, chef proprietor at Lumière in Cheltenham, talks tequila slammers, working with Heston at The Fat Duck and picking...


Carluccio's Cheltenham review

Rating: 4/5

SoGlos headed to Carluccio’s in Cheltenham to savour the tastes of Italy closer to home.

After its hotly anticipated opening at Regent Arcade in Cheltenham this spring, SoGlos ventured to Italian eatery Carluccio’s...

Enhanced events

The exciting In the Making exhibition from Design Museum will stop off at The Wilson this summer.

In the Making exhibition at The Wilson

Sunday 2 August to Sunday 20 September 2015

This summer, let the kids get their first taste of the Everyman stage.

The Everyman Theatre Summer School

Sunday 2 to Friday 7 August 2015

Immerse yourself in all things rugby-related this summer at Gloucester Museum’s WOW! Rugby exhibition.

WOW! Rugby exhibition at Gloucester City Museum

Sunday 2 August to Saturday 31 October 2015

Don’t miss the mini Scrumpty trail  at Gloucester City and Folk Museums for the chance to win a prize.

Mini Scrumpty Trail at Gloucester Museums

Sunday 2 August to Saturday 31 October 2015

Livestock Festival

Sunday 2 August 2015

Cheltenham Dance Festival

Sunday 2 to Sunday 9 August 2015

Enhanced venues


Whitemead Forest Park
Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham

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