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.
The headline act for this year's Devauden Music Festival will be the Neville Staple Band. The band is, of course, fronted by the legendary Neville Staple who first came to fame as a vocalist with ska band The Specials and went on to form the Fun Boy Three. His current band have been performing since 2004 and have toured internationally. To find out more visit the festival's own website.
Local residents are entitle to half-price tickets for the festival which will be held on 20th and 21st May.
Devauden Community Council is consulting with local residents to identify it's priorities for the coming year. Please read their notice for details.
TV presenter and actress Lisa Rogers, who comes from Trellech and lives locally, will be the official starter at Devauden’s cross country races on May Bank Holiday Monday May 2nd.
Afterwards she will officially open the new rustic playground which has been built partly with money raised by last year’s races and a £2,000 grant from the New Grove Farm Trust based at Trellech.
Every fortnight fitness instructor Tessa Legg gives a free training session to anyone of any age to help prepare for the Devauden Cross Country Races. Next session 10 am, Sunday 17th April. Meet at Devauden Village Hall.
Devauden Music Festival is now in it's seventh year and it has proven to be an extremely popular event has raised much-needed funds for our village hall and for other charities. The event is organised by the village hall committee and the committee has been liaising with Monmouthshire County Council to ensure that the arrangements for this year's festival meet the council's requirements. Local residents have already received written notification of these arrangements from the chair of the committee and his letter is reproduced here for reference.
Plans for the new housing development in Well Lane have been published. These include affordable homes for rent and low cost houses as well as six new 4 and 5 bedroom homes.
Copies are available in the village shop.
Would you or someone you know be interested in attending a Digital Skills Club at Devauden Village Hall? If so The Digital Volunteers CIC need to hear from you.
The 2016 Devauden Music Festival will be held on 20th and 21st May. Anyone who lives within 3.5 km of Devauden Green is entitled to half-priced advanced entry. Buy your special wristbands now from the Devauden Village Shop.
Do you have a shady garden? Devauden Village Hall is looking for donations of shade-loving plants that thrive on neglect.
A fish and chips van will be visiting Devauden between 4pm and 8pm every Friday evening. Starts 5th February.
This new business has been started by Ben and Pat and their mission is to give local people the opportunity to get fresh fish and chips once a week without the need to get the car out.
Devauden Green Women's Institute has announced is programme for 2016. Meetings are held at Devauden Village Hall on the second Tuesday of every month. Highlights of this year's events include a cheese and wine tasting evening, flower arranging and a talk on the history of the bra.
The 2016 Devauden Music Festival is being planned for 20th and 21st May 2016.
As well as providing fantastic entertainment the festival also raises much needed funds for the village hall and other charities.
Devauden Community Council meets once per month to discuss issues relating to Devauden, Itton, Kilgwrrwg, and Llanvihangel Wolvesnewton.
The mobile Post Office visits the village four times each week and is parked at the village hall.
Devauden Table Tennis club meets every Friday evening at 7pm in the Village Hall.
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.
A collection of photographs from the Devauden Green WI Archives has been added to this website.
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.
The Devauden Cross Country Races are held on May Day Bank Holiday Monday every year.
For more information visit the Devauden Races Website.
Devauden Green W.I. meet on the 2nd Tuesday in the month at 7.30p.m.
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