Double celebration for Wotton author

Double celebration for Wotton author

Photography and Article by Matt Bigwood Wotton author Beccy Pert is getting ready for the launch of her debut novel, Still Water, on June 23rd. “I won a writing competition in 2018 where you had to send the first three chapters of a novel in progress it was being...
ITS ALL CHANGE AT WOTTON UNDER EDGE TOWN COUNCIL!

ITS ALL CHANGE AT WOTTON UNDER EDGE TOWN COUNCIL!

2021 brought 4 new Town Councillors, a new Town Clerk, and as the pandemic restrictions lifted, the resignation of 2 Town Councillors and a member of staff. At the 2022 Annual Council meeting, the Mayor and Chairman, Cllr Roger Claydon, stood down after 3 years...
Freedom of the town granted to Arts Festival Founder

Freedom of the town granted to Arts Festival Founder

Photos and Article by Matt Bigwood Gordon Phillips, founder of Wotton Arts Festival, was granted the Freedom of the Town of Wotton-under-Edge in a ceremony outside the Town Hall on St Georges Day during which he was presented with a commemorative scroll. Gordon, who...
Charity open day for Katherine’s Farm Garden in Swinhay

Charity open day for Katherine’s Farm Garden in Swinhay

A beautiful, five-acre country garden near Wotton-under-Edge in Gloucestershire is opening its gate to visitors on the weekend of June 18 19. Katherine’s Farm Garden in Swinhay has a varied landscape which includes ferns, a woodland glade, flowerbeds and an...