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Paul Weller announces Forestry Commission gig at Westonbirt

Paul Weller is the first artist to sign up for the Forestry Commission's ForestLive concert programme, with summer dates for 2013 in spectacular woodland locations in East Anglia and the West Country.

Academics Rocking On in New Book

From Courtney Love to Petula Clark, Madonna to Grace Jones, two experts at the University of Gloucestershire are launching the first academic book to tackle the subject of ageing and popular music. Dr Ros Jennings and Dr Abigail Gardner's Rock On: Women, Ageing and Popular Music is officially launched today (October 4) with Ashgate Press (Folk and Popular Music series).

Heavenly interpretations for oboe and harp at Chipping Sodbury!

James Turnbull, oboe and Claire Jones, harpist to HRH the Prince of Wales (2007-2011) will be performing in the Town Hall in Chipping Sodbury on Tuesday 9 October 2012 at 7.30 pm. Tickets will be available on the door; adults £12 and school-age children FREE.  

Bumper Weekend of Food and Music at Chipping Sodbury

Two festivals featuring good food and great music come together to entice hundreds of visitors to Chipping Sodbury next weekend. (1)

Sodbury Jazz Festival heads for Gold

With the final line-up now agreed, the Sodbury Jazz Festival organisers are looking forward to a golden weekend at the end of September.
Heading the big names are Acker Bilk, Jacqui Dankworth and Terry Lightfoot. Both Jacqui and Terry have appeared only once in this area over the past five years, so their attendance at the festival is eagerly anticipated by fans.

Maltese Charm at The Cotswold Show 2012

The Cotswold Show was held last weekend at Cirencester Park. A ‘BBC introducing music stage' was introduced to the event for the first time this year with a line-up of great acts. Amongst the guest performers was ‘Sophie', an 18 year old Anglo/Maltese singer/songwriter who is currently on tour in the United Kingdom to promote her new single.

Ebrington Village Fete, Saturday 14th July, 2.00pm

A fantastic afternoon out for all of the family - something for everyone.

A traditional Cotswolds village fete. Ebrington is situated at the northerly end of the Gloucestershire Cotswolds, 10 miles south of Stratford-upon-Avon and 2 miles east of Chipping Campden. 

VaCO - Vacation Chamber Orchestras come to the Cotswolds

Members of Vacation Chamber Orchestras, the "VaCO Ensemble", will be touring Somerset and the Cotswolds this summer, performing in a number of prestigious venues in the region.

Björn Again join Steps for Westonbirt Arboretum Concert

Björn Again will appear as special guest of Steps at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer as part of Forestry Commission Live Music.

Ebrington Celebrates the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in style

Ebrington, a traditional North Cotswold village, is celebrating the Jubilee in style over three days with activities for all the family. All villagers and friends are welcome at the events.

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