Community Groups

Lydney Community Centre

Lydney Community Centre always welcomes new members are always welcome. They are seeking people with experience of managing a community cinema,  computer gaming for kids and people with ideas for other fun classes and activities.

Facebook: @lydneycommunitycentre

Telephone: 07504565153


Gloucestershire VCS Alliance

They are an independent voice that informs, strengthens and develops the voluntary and community sector in Gloucestershire. They provide information on all the community groups in the local area.

Twitter: @GlosVCSAlliance



Young Gloucestershire

Young Gloucestershire is a countywide charity that supports disadvantaged young people who are facing challenges in their lives.


Twitter: @YoungGlos

Telephone: 01452 501008



Blakeney Hill Growers

Blakeney Hill Growers is a group of like-minded people seeking a healthier, more organic lifestyle that revolves around our neighbourhood, Blakeney Hill in the Forest of Dean. There are plenty of opportunities to learn fresh skills and make new friends.

Facebook: @blakeneyhillgrowers



Forest Voluntary Action Forum

As the Volunteer Centre for the Forest of Dean, the FVAF supports volunteering that involves individuals, voluntary and community groups.

Facebook: @ForestVoluntaryActionForum

Telephone: 01594 822073