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Ebrington Village Fete, Saturday 13th July, 2.00pm

Ebrington's traditional village fete and family dog show is held at Ebrington Cricket Ground on the outskirts of the village with wonderful views towards Broad Campden, Paxford and Blockley. Free parking will be available opposite the cricket ground. Entrance is £1 for adults and children over 12. Money raised goes to the church and the village organizations.

Gromit unleashed at Westonbirt Arboretum

The Forestry Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt is welcoming a new canine visitor this summer, as part of a ground-breaking public art trail raising funds for Bristol Children's Hospital.

For 10 weeks from 1 July, Westonbirt will take part in a Bristol-wide art trail when it becomes the residence of one of 80 Gromit Unleashed sculptures.

News roundup from the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

The Cotswold Steam Celebration may now have passed, which broke records for a Steam Gala on the railway (the Sunday saw 1,800 passengers - an all time record for one day on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway) but there is still plenty to enjoy over the summer.

Thomas the Tank Engine

Noah's Flood - by the pint

A special beer has been launched to mark the 15th annual Shipston Proms.

Noah's Noggin has been produced at a Warwickshire micro-brewery to commemorate the performance of a community opera during the event.

Extraordinary concert in Blockley Church Gloucestershire

On Wednesday, 10th July a concert with a difference is to be held in the beautiful surroundings of Blockley village church.
A programme of music ranging from Baroque to Swing will be played by the Blechblaserensemble Wolfhagen (Wolfhagen Brass Ensemble) who will be visiting Blockley as part of their 2013 Summer Tour.

Hold a Blooming Great Tea Party for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is asking the people of Shipston on Stour to hold a Blooming Great Tea Party this June and July to help raise funds for the charity. It can be as simple as a cuppa with colleagues, a vintage inspired tea party or garden party with friends. It's a great way to get together with friends and family to do something easy and fun for charity.

Stow Hotel Launch Party held under second oldest indoor Grapevine in UK

Stow on the Wold's Grapevine Hotel opened its doors on Thursday 16th May to local dignitaries and businesses to showcase the extensive renovations undertaken by new owners Elaine and Martyn Booth. The hotel was bought in July 2012 by the couple, who also own and manage the picturesque Dial House in Bourton on the Water.

Hook Norton launches Glorious 10th in honour of Cornbury Festival

Cotswold-based brewery Hook Norton has announced that it is launching a special new ale, called the Glorious 10th, as part of its sponsorship of the 10th annual Cornbury Festival on 5th to 7th July 2013.

Free Tours at Guide Dogs for the Blind Breeding Centre

The Guide Dogs National Breeding Centre offers free tours for individuals or groups of 2-50. Ideal for families, social groups or companies planning a team building outing. Located close to Leamington Spa, within easy access from the M40.

Snowshill Manor & Garden A Night at the Manor - Friday 17th May 2013

Snowshill Manor is opening its doors for a rare and exclusive tour where guests will be able to experience the Manor out of hours when it is normally closed to the public.

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