Wednesday 18 October 2017


Gloucestershire sport & outdoor hot lists

From the coolest to the quirkiest, the best to the most bizarre, read and share the latest Gloucestershire sport & outdoor hot lists, exclusively compiled by the SoGlos team.

Grown-ups can find 13 wicked ways to celebrate Halloween in Gloucestershire.

13 wicked ways for grown-ups to celebrate Halloween in Gloucestershire

From underground fancy-dress parties to terrifying theatrics and haunting ghost hunts, prepare for a scare this Halloween as...

Don’t miss Crimestoppers Gloucestershire’s handy hints for keeping your bike safe.

11 places to get on your bike in Gloucestershire

Get out and about in the glorious countryside with SoGlos’s handy round up of 11 places to get on your bike across the county,...

See some of the best events in Gloucestershire this September, in SoGlos’s top 10.

10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this September

Enjoy the start of the rugby season, catch some classic movies, run off with the circus, and go on a high tide safari, all...

Enjoy the perfect dining experience complete with breathtaking views.

18 places to dine with a view in Gloucestershire

Discover where to enjoy fantastic food with a beautiful backdrop, with SoGlos’s pick of 18 places to dine with a view...

See some of the best events in Gloucestershire this August.

10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this August

From summer holiday events and 50 free activities to family festivals and rugby on the beach, enjoy a jam-packed August in...

Keep the kids happy during the summer holidays, without spending a penny.

50 free things to do in the summer holidays in Gloucestershire

Don’t miss SoGlos’s 50 FREE ideas for keeping the kids entertained in and around Gloucestershire this summer holidays....

Discover the best places for an enjoyable sporting day out in Gloucestershire.

11 great sporting days out in Gloucestershire

Whether you’re a Cherry and Whites fan, dedicated Robin, or love your sports on the wacky side, SoGlos has teamed up...

Embrace the spirit of summer and take a dip in one of the area’s outdoor swimming pools.

12 of Gloucestershire's best outdoor pools to take a dip in

Make a splash at one of the best outdoor swimming pools in Gloucestershire – or perfect your front crawl, and top up your tan,...

SoGlos has compiled 52 things you have to tick off your Gloucestershire bucket list in 2017.

52 things to tick off your Gloucestershire bucket list

From world class spectacles and madcap events to foodie highlights you have to try once, SoGlos has compiled 52 things you...

East Glos Club in Cheltenham is a top place to play tennis.

8 places to play tennis in Gloucestershire

Whip-out your whites and practice your grunts, as SoGlos serves up eight top places to play tennis in Gloucestershire. You...

Stuck for Father’s Day ideas? Check out our round up of ways to treat your dad.

12 ways to treat your dad this Father's Day

Whether you want to enjoy a family outing, treat your dad to something special or head out for a delicious meal, discover 12...

See some of the best events in Gloucestershire this July.

10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this July

Prepare for the summer holidays, check out a whole host of festivals and enjoy open air theatre this July, in SoGlos’s...

Teen fitness fanatics can find 8 places to get fit in Gloucestershire.

8 places for teens to get fit in Gloucestershire

From gymnastics and golf, to diving and dance, teen fitness fanatics looking for somewhere to work up a sweat can find inspiration...

Take your fitness regime outdoors this summer, with a host of alfresco exercises in Gloucestershire.

9 exercises to enjoy in the great Gloucestershire outdoors

Forget sweaty gyms and stuffy studios this summer, take your fitness regime into the great outdoors and enjoy nine outdoor...

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

10 of Gloucestershire's best public parks

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

Discover the best Cotswold pub walks with SoGlos’s hot list, sponsored by The Falcon Inn.

29 of the best Cotswold pub walks

SoGlos selects 29 of the best Cotswold pub with walks, combining picture perfect routes with cosy rest stops for a quintessential...

Discover where to see Gloucestershire’s cutest animals, including downy ducklings at Slimbridge.

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

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

See some of the best events in Gloucestershire this April, in SoGlos’s Top 10 things to do.

10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this April

Step into spring with SoGlos’s 10 unmissable things to do in Gloucestershire this April, offering everything from Easter...

Enjoy every minute of the Six Nations in Gloucestershire.

11 places to watch the Six Nations in Gloucestershire

Rugby fans can enjoy the biggest matches of the season on home turf with SoGlos’s round up of eleven places to watch the Six...

Take on tough terrain, demanding distances and test your strength and stamina.

16 of the most extreme Gloucestershire runs

From beer and paint explosions to walls of flames and almost vertical climbs, discover 16 of the most fierce and fun extreme...

Discover 43 places to host a brilliant birthday party in Gloucestershire.

43 places to host unforgettable children's birthday parties in Gloucestershire

From sporty celebrations and energetic occasions to animal encounters and arty experiences, discover 43 places to host an unforgettable...

Discover 7 exciting ways to celebrate Gloucester Rugby’s 125th anniversary year!

7 ways to celebrate Gloucester Rugby's 125th anniversary

From limited edition kits, black-tie dinners and a brand new fanzone, Gloucester Rugby is gearing up for a busy year, celebrating...

Get inspired by Rio 2016 and discover 22 Olympic sports you can try in Gloucestershire.

22 Olympic sports to try out in Gloucestershire

Boasting a jam-packed summer of thrilling sports, elite athletes and fierce competition, the Rio Olympics are sure to offer...

Get your heart racing with 12 thrill-seeking sports to try out in Gloucestershire.

12 exciting sports for thrill-seekers in Gloucestershire

From white water rafting in the Forest of Dean and rock-climbing in Gloucester to scuba diving in Cheltenham, check out 12...

A whopping 265,000 pints of Guinness were sunk by spectators during Cheltenham Festival and Gold Cup 2015.

30 fascinating facts you didn't know about Cheltenham Festival

Discover 30 fun facts and figures about Cheltenham Festival and Gold Cup, including the number of bottles of bubbly sold, millions...

Discover 26 ways to stay entertained in Gloucestershire for free.

26 free things to do in Gloucestershire

Put your wallet away and discover 26 free things to do in Gloucestershire throughout the year.

Take a walk on the wild side this Christmas and go green with Gloucestershire Wildife Trust’s 12 Days of Christmas.

12 Days of Christmas with Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust is launching 12 Day of Christmas, a sweet and simple project which challenges locals to get...

Discover 30 ways to stay entertained when the skies open in Gloucestershire.

30 things for grown-ups to do in Gloucestershire when it rains

Grown-ups, discover how to stay entertained when the rain descends on Gloucestershire, with SoGlos’s pick of 30 adult-friendly...

Part-time superhero, Jamie McDonald, holds the Guinness world-record for longest time ever spent on a static bike. © Glenn Bonnet.

8 record-breaking Gloucestershire adventurers

Swimming the Atlantic ocean, climbing Kilimanjaro in a penguin suit, running over 600 marathons and cycling to Bangkok and...

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