This website aims to provide information on local community groups in Devauden. The content is aimed at residents of the village of Devauden and the surrounding area including Kilgwrrwg, Wolvesnewton, Cobbler’s Plain, Veddw, The Cot and Itton. Devauden is a village located in the Monmouthshire countryside about 5 miles from Chepstow in South Wales. It is within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Deavuden Cinema returns on Friday, 31st March 2017 with a showing of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (certificate 12) at Devauden Village Hall.
Pizza and chips served from 6pm. Film commences 7pm.
Every runner who finishes one of this year’s Devauden Races on Bank Holiday Monday May 1st,including those six year olds or younger who take part in the popular 60M dash, will receive a specially designed medal.
The following services will be held at St. James Church, Devauden
Sunday 12th March, 9am - Family Service led by Penny Davies - her theme will be Springtime for our lives with Jesus
Sunday 26th March, 9am - Holy Communion led by Fr. Michael
A Taste of India At Devauden Village Hall On March 25th at 7 p.m.
Tickets cost £12.50 for adults and £7.50 for children (available from Devauden Village Shop).
Jon Williams of the Senior Citizens Liaison Team will be giving a talk on how to spot and avoid frauds and scams, whether they come via emails, in the post, through telephone calls or from doorstep callers.
St. Arvans Memorial Hall, Thursday 30th March, 7pm.
On the 4th May 2017, elections will be held to elect Councillors for Monmouthshire County Council and Devauden Community Council.
If you are interested in representing your community and having a say in local decisions by becoming a County or Community Councillor then you can find plenty of information at Monmouthshire County Council website.
The Committee of The Hood Memorial Hall has selected the Alzheimer's Society as the recipient of a proportion of their fundraising for 2017.
Come along to 'Devauden Memories' in the village hall from 2:30 to 4:30 pm on Sunday 2nd April 2017.
An opportunity to bring along your photographs and memories of the village and its inhabitants, and learn about the recent history of the village from the people who live here!
Chepstow Walking Festival 2017 runs from 19th to 23rd April. There and features 30 walks to chose from ranging from 2 - 11 miles led by experienced walk leaders who either live or work in the Lower Wye Valley.
Devauden Green Women's Institute has announced its programme for 2017. Meetings are mostly held at Devauden Village Hall or Itton Village Hall on the second Tuesday of every month. Highlights of this year's events include the history of belly dancing and wildlife and plants of the Forest of Dean.
Parts of Devauden can now receive a FTTP (fibre to the premise) broadband service.
The Masons Arms pub was very much at the heart of our community and its closure in October 2011 left a gap that has never been filled. Now, at last, there is, perhaps, some hope that it will reopen in the near future.
The 2016 Deavuden Bonfire and Fireworks raised over £3,000. The hall committee sends its thanks to everyone who helped to make the event such a great success.
Devauden features in The Sunday Times posh list.
We're not too sure if this is good thing or not.
Devauden Short Mat Bowls Club meets on Tuesday evenings from 7pm at Devauden Village Hall. New members are always welcome so why not come along and try your hand?
All equipment can be provided and no experience is necessary.
The mobile Post Office visits the village four times each week and is parked at the village hall.
A fish and chips van visits Devauden between 4pm and 8pm every Friday evening.
The Devauden Music Fest has been held at the Village Hall in May every year since 2010. As well as providing fantastic entertainment the festival also raises much needed funds for the village hall and other charities.
For more information please visit the festival's website.
You can help to contribute to the upkeep of the hall grounds by joining The Top 50 Club. You may even win a prize!
The weather for Devauden in Monmouthshire.
The Devauden Defibrillator in the phone box is now fully operational. The defibrillator is supported by the Welsh Ambulance Service and access to the defibrillator will only be given by the 999 operator, who will provide the access code and guidance on its use.
Marilyn Jenner has been reminiscing about Devauden where her ancestors hailed from and her relations lived and holidayed. She has sent us this great picture of Devauden School.
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