Cruising the Cotswolds Canals

Cruising the Cotswolds Canals

Fancy taking a canal cruise here in the Cotswolds? A boat trip is not something many people think to put on their agenda when they head out to explore our part of the world – but it’s a great way to appreciate the Stroudwater Navigation (the canal running from Stroud...
The Cotswold Show – A Grand Affair

The Cotswold Show – A Grand Affair

The Cotswold Show – A Grand Affair The annual Cotswold Show at Cirencester Park has been variously described and eulogised as a “showcase of countryside culture”; a “beacon of rural tradition; and a “vibrant tapestry of rural life”. No matter how many superlatives...
Cheltenham Festival Guide 2024

Cheltenham Festival Guide 2024

The Cheltenham Festival, a 100 year celebration of horse racing excellence, returns in 2024, promising four days of exhilarating action, captivating rivalries, and unforgettable moments. Held at the hallowed grounds of Cheltenham Racecourse, nestled amidst the...
Christmas in Stroud 2023

Christmas in Stroud 2023

As the festive season draws closer, Stroud will be transformed into a Christmas wonderland. We’re getting excited for Stroud Christmas tree festival, craft fayre, and the Stroud Cornhill Christmas market. They’re a must-visit for anyone seeking a truly enchanting...
Stroud Book Festival 2023

Stroud Book Festival 2023

At Edgemoor Inn, we’re getting excited for the Stroud Book Festival! The annual five-day celebration of books and reading returns from November 8th to the 12th held in the town of Stroud which is local to us here in Gloucestershire. As one of the largest and most...
Stroud Arts Festival – 77th Edition

Stroud Arts Festival – 77th Edition

As the leaves turn from green to gold in our beloved valley we tend to retreat indoors more here at the Inn, except for some brisk walks in the Autumn sunshine of course. We also plan ahead to take some trips into nearby Stroud in October to soak up some classic...
To The Wood ….. A Walk with Laurie Lee

To The Wood ….. A Walk with Laurie Lee

The Cotswolds is famed for its mellow stone cottages, rolling hills and pretty valleys – but one very magical feature we also have in abundance is woodland. Our pockets of woodland are carefully tended and preserved gems, there to be enjoyed through all the seasons....