Events – Share your views

We hope you will join us during the Community Hospitals in the Forest of Dean consultation and share your views. We have arranged different styles of events at a range of locations across the Forest of Dean. The type of event is indicated on the timetable below:

  • Pick up information and talk to a member of the Consultation team at a community location, or visit the Information Bus.
  • Presentation, followed by the opportunity for questions and discussion.
  • Alternatively, if you are holding an event or meeting and would like us to attend, please contact the Consultation Team.

Additional dates may be added during the Consultation period.


September / October

DATE TIME VENUE
Wednesday 27 September 10am – 3pm Co-op, Cinderford – Information Bus
Sunday 1 October 10am – 4.30pm Forest Food Festival, Speech House – Information Bus
Monday 2 October 10am – 3pm Newerne St Car Park, Lydney – Information Bus
Tuesday 3 October 10am – 3pm Coleford Clock Tower – Information Bus
Wednesday 4 October 10am – 12 noon
(Presentation at 10am)
Belle Vue Centre, Belle Vue Rd, Cinderford
Thursday 5 October Drop in any time between
6pm – 8pm
Memorial Hall, Bury Bar Lane, Newent
Monday 9 October 10am – 3pm Market Square, Newent – Information Bus
Tuesday 10 October 2pm – 4pm
(Presentation at 2pm)
Main Place, Railway Drive, Coleford
Wednesday 11 October Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
Taurus Craft Tearoom, Lydney
Saturday 14 October 10am – 3pm Newerne St Car Park, Lydney – Information Bus
Monday 16 October 10am – 12 noon
(Presentation at 10am)
St Briavels Pavillion, Coleford Road, St Briavels
Wednesday 18 October 10am – 3pm Co-op, Cinderford – Information Bus
Wednesday 18 October 5.30pm-7.30pm Cinderford Rugby Club
Thursday 19 October Drop in any time between
6pm – 8pm
Main Place, Railway Drive, Coleford
Thursday 26 October 5pm – 7pm
(Presentation at 5pm)
Mitcheldean Community Centre
Monday 30 October Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
Postage Stamp Café, New Road, Parkend

November/ December

DATE TIME VENUE
Thursday 2 November 10am – 3pm Co-op, Newent – Information Bus
Thursday 2 November Drop in any time between
5.30pm-7.30pm
Main Place, Railway Drive, Coleford
Friday 3 November Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
Bethel Tea Room, Broad Street, Littledean
Tuesday 7 November 2pm – 4pm
(Presentation at 2pm)
Community Centre, Naas Lane, Lydney
Thursday 9 November Drop in any time between
2pm – 4pm
Toast, Coleford Road, Tutshill
Thursday 9 November Drop in any time between
6pm – 8pm
Lydney Town Hall, Lydney
Friday 10 November 2pm – 4pm
(Presentation at 2pm)
Memorial Hall, Bury Bar Lane, Newent
Saturday 11 November 10am – 3pm Coleford Clock Tower – Information Bus
Wednesday 15 November Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
The Buttery Tearoom, Culver Street, Newent
Monday 20 November Drop in any time between
2pm – 4pm
The George Café, High Street, Newnham-on-Severn
Monday 20 November Drop in any time between
5.30pm-7.30pm
Lydney Town Hall
Wednesday 22 November 10am – 3pm Newerne St Car Park, Lydney – Information Bus
Thursday 23 November Drop in any time between
2pm – 4pm
Cinderford Rugby Club, Dockham Road, Cinderford
Saturday 25 November 10am – 3pm The Triangle, Cinderford – Information Bus
Tuesday 28 November Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
Harts Barn Tearoom, Monmouth Road, Longhope
Wednesday 29 November Drop in any time between
10am – 12 noon
Sixteen Community Café, Bank Street, Coleford
Friday 1 December 10am – 3pm Clock Tower, Coleford – Information Bus
Saturday 2 December 10am – 12 noon
(Presentation at 10am)
Belle Vue Centre, Belle Vue Rd, Cinderford
Tuesday 5 December 10am – 3pm 3 Shires Garden Centre, Ledbury Road, Newent – Information Bus