The Forest Showcase is most grateful for the continued support received from the local  business community and Forest of Dean District Council.

This event is a great team effort, of which we are all immensely proud.

This page carries details of  the many individuals and businesses who are getting involved this year.

Thank you everyone.  We couldn’t do it without you.

Forest Showcase Team


The Speech House Hotel, is a former 17th century hunting lodge set in the heart of the idyllic Royal  Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire.

Overlooking the romantic wilderness of the surrounding Forest of Dean, The Speech House  Hotel offers comfortably appointed bedrooms, several with  four-poster beds. The Hotel has 37 bedrooms which offer modern  facilities whilst retaining their original charm.


County Marquees.  Choosing the right marquee and interiors can make all the difference between a great occasion and a really memorable one. At County Marquees, we don’t just  provide marquees – we help you to create the perfect atmosphere for your event.

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Hales of Drybrook. We are proud to be a family owned business with a long tradition of good, reliable service. From our beginnings in the early 1900s, we have developed from a small sawmill to a thriving Builders Merchants with modern shops, offices, warehouses and storage yard occupying a 7 acre site in the Forest of Dean.

Come in and experience our “One Stop” service today – you are assured of a warm welcome and our personal attention at all times


Esse Stove makers. ESSE has been hand-building stoves and cast iron cookers for more than a century and a half. Our stoves have been tried, tested and trusted across the world.

unknownA Cheese Shop & Delicatessen in Coleford in the Forest of Dean. We have a large cheese counter at the heart of the shop. All of our beers, ciders and ales and wines are local, we even have local gins! You can enjoy freshly home baked sweet and savoury treats, and lots of great gift and hamper ideas. We stock refillable oils and vinegars and lots of great cooking ingredients. Open Monday to Saturday 9am – 5pm. Good old fashioned customer service awaits!’


Harts Barn Cookery School in The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire is proud to offer cookery classes for all, from basics to banquets.

DEAN&WYE (5743-311-376)

Discover a host of great activities and entertainment … for adventure-seekers, we have mountain biking, cycle tracks, zip-wires, kayaking, for explorers there’s a great range of attractions, from the magical Puzzlewood to caves and steam trains, and for something more relaxing, enjoy the Sculpture trail, our many walks, the spectacular views and our many castles, museums and cathedrals

Sponsorship packages

 are available & can be tailored to suit you or your company.

Please contact us to discuss further.