Bream Heritage Walk

News

  • Knick Knacks on TV again

    Knick Knacks on TV again

    Knick Knacks have appeared on TV again, this time in an episode of Celebrity Antiques Road Trip. Former members of Blue, Duncan James and Anthony Costa were the celebrities. (BBC 2 Series 11 Episode 8) Duncan James was paired with Ochuko ‘Chuko’ Ojiri and Anthony Costa with Arusha ‘Roo’ Irvine. Duncan purchased a decorated metal Indian […]

  • Brewed in Bream.

    Brewed in Bream.

    The Forest of Dean Brewery is moving from the Hang Hill Works, Bream to Lydney Park Estate.

  • Walk booklets

    Walk booklets

    Booklet outlets along the route.

  • Tramway gets a Late-Spring Clean

    Tramway gets a Late-Spring Clean

    Using a blower and hand tools, we have removed the fallen oak leaves and accumulated grass cuttings from around the Tramway feature. In addition we removed twigs that have dropped down from the rookery above it. The rooks drop a surprising number of twigs when building their nests.

  • Bean And Gone

    Bean And Gone

    Runner Bean growing is a Forest of Dean tradition.

  • Noxon Park in May 2022

    Noxon Park in May 2022

    Wild Garlic in bloom in Mid-May 2022.

  • Bluebells on Pastors Hill

    Bluebells on Pastors Hill

    On a recent walk, some members of Bream Gardeners and a dog enjoyed the fine early May weather. In the photo, they have stopped to view a display of bluebells on Pastors Hill.

  • Waymark 10 replaced.

    Waymark 10 replaced.

    Due to the failure of the post to which it was attached we temporarily removed the waymark discs at point 10 – where the walk crosses the Gloucestershire Way.We have now replaced the post.

  • New element added to Heritage Feature

    New element added to Heritage Feature

    With permission from Forestry England a new stone sleeper uncovered by recent timber extraction has been added to the Heritage Feature. Tramway Sleeper The ‘new’ stone sleeper (produced in the early 1800’s!) is in very good condition. It shows something that walkers can expect to encounter on the heritage walk, while the feature itself shows […]

  • Lambing Season – keep dogs on a lead.

    The lambing season will be with us for the the next few months – so no matter how well behaved your dog is, PLEASE KEEP YOUR DOG ON A LEAD AND STAY ON THE FOOTPATH when following the public footpaths that cross farm land.