The best of the Cotswolds at Christmas

The best of the Cotswolds at Christmas

Frosty mornings, twinkling lights, Christmas carols, roaring fires and the smell of mulled wine – Christmas adds an extra dose of sparkle to the Cotswolds. But where are the region’s most festive spots? Our local blogger experts have got you covered with eight...
Blogger of the month: Lady Janey

Blogger of the month: Lady Janey

Welcome to our second Blogger of the Month interview! Each month we’ll be interviewing a different Cotswold Blogger who’ll be sharing the story of how they got into blogging, their top tips and their Cotswolds favourites. And this month is customer service star Lady...
Blogger of the month: Danielle from Severn Bites

Blogger of the month: Danielle from Severn Bites

Welcome to the first of a new series, our Blogger of the Month! Each month we’ll be interviewing a different Cotswold Blogger who’ll be sharing the story of how they got into blogging, their top tips and their Cotswolds favourites. And first up is Danielle from Severn...
The Gloucester Gin Festival

The Gloucester Gin Festival

Unless you’ve had your head buried in a bottle of Absolute for last 2 years, you won’t have failed to have noticed the upsurge in the UK’s love for gin. Yep, good ol’ Mother’s Ruin – or in my case, Mother’s Ruined – is back and it looks like it’ll be staying a while....
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Heading to the theatre pre-weekend is something of a treat for me. I am so old and ancient I’m normally tucked up in bed by 9pm every night mid-week. The weekends are my thang, as you’ll know if you’ve ever read my blog Weekend Candy. But when I was...
February cider social at The Stable Cheltenham

February cider social at The Stable Cheltenham

Around 30 bloggers from around the Cotswolds joined us for our second social event on Wednesday 16 February. Our hosts for the evening were The Stable Cheltenham, who kept us well fed and watered with delicious pizzas and ciders courtesy of Cotswold Cider Co....
Hillside Brewery Tours and Tastings

Hillside Brewery Tours and Tastings

Hillside Brewery in Longhope, Gloucestershire, have been working with our Cotswolds Bloggers to promote their brewery events. The brewery was set up by father and son duo Paul and Peter Williamson and is located out in beautiful countryside on the edge of the Forest...
Sudeley Castle Spectacle of Light

Sudeley Castle Spectacle of Light

This winter, Sudeley Castle near Winchcombe in the Cotswolds was opened to the public at night for the first time. During December the castle and grounds were lit up with over 20,000 LED lights for the Spectacle of Light event. Along the trail were ancient trees,...