We are delighted to thank all our partners and sponsors who have given so generously. This funding and sponsorship has enabled us to develop a high class festival with international artists who bring innovation,excitement and creativity to our unique Wye Valley River Festival.
The Wye Valley River Festival 2016 is a Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Partnership initiative with funding from the Sustainable Development Fund, a Welsh Government Initiative in the Wye Valley AONB, The Arts Council England, Arts Council of Wales, supported by the Welsh Government and the Heritage Lottery Fund, Big Lottery, Environment Agency, Ernest Cook Trust, Forestry Commission England, New Grove Trust, Hereford River Carnival, Ross Town Council and in-kind support from The Shire Hall, Monmouth, numerous volunteers, local communities and main business sponsor Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire.
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Wye Forest Retreats
Bespoke luxury restorative and creative breaks, in inspiring locations for individuals and groups
The Wye Valley River Festival has been funded by:
The Landscapes for Life Award recognises people who have contributed 20 years or more to the conservation and enhancement of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). It bestows national recognition and gratitude for the service given by staff, volunteers and elected members who have assisted the work of their AONB partnerships.
Thirty years of voluntary work by the Coppett Hill Common Trust has been recognised with the Trust winning the Wye Valley Area Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Farming Award for 2017.