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.
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.
Family Skittles Evening Saturday 28th January at Devauden Village Hall. Entry costs £3 for adults and £1.50 for children (includes ploughman's supper). Starts 7.30.
Selected 2017 Six Nations Rugby matches will be shown live on the big screen in Devauden Village Hall.
Over the past few months BT Openreach has been working in Devauden as part of the preparations for delivering a FTTP (fibre to the premise) broadband service in the village. Members of the BiGDiG group have been in contact with ICT Infrastructure managers at the Welsh Government and have been informed that the fibre roll-out in the Devauden area is scheduled for completion in mid to late January 2017.
On Saturday 4th March 2017 Dr. Naylor Firth will present an illustrated talk entitled "Devauden from 370,000 years ago until (nearly) present" at St. James' Church. The talk starts at 7.30pm and light refreshments will be served. Entry by donation. Proceeds to St James' Church.
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.
Residents and businesses in Devauden now enjoy some of the fastest broadband internet speeds in the UK.
The Devauden Green Shop is open daily for newspapers, groceries, and much more.
Devauden Green W.I. meet on the 2nd Tuesday in the month at 7.30p.m.
The Hood Memorial Hall is available for hire for parties, clubs, meetings and other events.