Ross on Wye

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22nd-24th September 2017

15 glorious walks including the opportunity to take a river cruise, enjoy a cream tea or take a steam train ride.

see the programme and book your ticket(s) online at or call in at Rossiter books in either Ross or Monmouth

Sponsored by Wye Valley Brewery, PGL Travel Ltd, Herefordshire Walking Festival, Rossiter Books and Ross-on-Wye Town Council

Visit Wales GOLD award

UntitledHere at the Wilton Court we are delighted to have been awarded the Visit Wales Gold Award 2016. This award is given to businesses participating in Visit Wales Hotel and Guest Accommodation schemes that offer the highest standards of quality, comfort and hospitality.

We are awaiting our dated certificate that we will very proudly display alongside our other fabulous awards.



See the Wye Valley from a birds eye view

Enjoy an experience of a lifestyle with a hot air balloon flight over the Wye Valley- Aviators offer a fully trained hot air balloon flight for customers in Ross on Wye at various sites to launch across the country. These balloon rides have been ongoing for over 10 years. High quality safety equipment is used on all flights with modern fleet hot air balloons. This is a perfect birthday present especially those special dates such as 30, 40, 50 and 60

The hot air balloon rides for customers from Ross On Wye cater for all groups and sizes such as families, couples and corporate events. The hot air balloons cater for 2-16 passengers so we are bound to have something to suit your requirements.

Each balloon ride is a unique experience for customers from Ross On Wye as its all dependent upon the wind.

For more information visit their webiste


Sign up to take part in the next Great Pancake Day Races in Ross on Wye

Previous Pancake day

”Local business are already showing their support for this years Ross on Wye pancake Day races”  said Helen Kiddy  of Essential Sewing Sewing services, organiser

of the event on behalf of ART  which takes place through the main street of the town on Shrove Tuesday 4th March, culminating in front of the Market House. ”Any business  wanting to sponsor race or get involved in any way then please get in touch with me”

“its all good fun but some competitors do take it all very seriously” said Helen. Of course we’re already in training!”

Race categories will include: Retailers race, men’s sprint, lady’s sprint, open relay(teams of 4) Under 5’s toddle, 6-10 years sprint, under 15’s sprint, granny’s and grandad’s meander and many more. Continue reading

Wye Valley River Festival Ross on Wye Sunday 4th May 2014

2014 will see the first Wye Valley River Festival and Ross is taking part. The idea came from the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Beauty (AONB) organisation which covers an area just north of Hereford all the way to Chepstow. Many of the communities along this stretch of the river are putting on special events. The main day for Ross is Sunday 4th May when there will be a of of activity down on the Rope Walk and on the river. Plans are in their early stages at the moment but the day will have 4 themes Historic Ross, Natural Ross, the creative arts and food and drink. More will be revealed as plans are confirmed. Continue reading

Peter Dowle Howell Hill Nursery just outside Ross on Wye

Garden Design and Construction – Specialist Mail Order Plant Nursery – Horticultural Maintenance and Pruning – Garden Management  and Consultancy – Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medalists

Roger and I visited   their end of summer sale  yesterday. We were absolutely mesmerized by their stunning nursery and the amazing variety of mature plants and trees  from around the globe. A visit to this nursery for anyone looking for  mature shrubs or trees this is an absolute must

Please check out their web site for further details

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