The spectacular beauty of the Wye Gorge has been celebrated by artists and writers for more than 250 years and has a great cultural heritage.  Whilst the area has never produced an artist who has recorded the area like Constable did Suffolk, the landscape was, and still is a great inspiration to all.

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Latest News from the Wye Valley

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    Partership work manages riverside in Ross

    A partnership between the AONB Unit, Ross-on-Wye Town Council and Natural England have started tree management work on the banks of the Wye where it passes through Ross, to benefit biodiversity and create river views.

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    Youth Rangers are GO in the Wye Valley!

    If you are 14-18 years old and love exploring the countryside of the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean, then the Wye Valley AONB Youth Ranger programme is looking for you! Come along to our Taster Day on September 30th.

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