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.
Tickets for the Devauden Music Festival are available from the village shop or online at Ticket Source. This year Afro Cluster are the headline act for Friday night. Saturday's event will feature Junior Bill, Rogora Khart and, of course, Rusty Shackle.
The following services will be held at St. James Church, Devauden
Sunday 9th April, 9am Family Service - Palm Sunday, led by Fr. Michael
Sunday 16th April, 9am Easter Day - Holy Communion led by Fr. Michael
Sunday 23rd April, 9am Holy Communion led by Fr Michael
On the 4th May 2017, elections will be held to elect Councillors for Monmouthshire County Council. Nominations have now closed and two candidates are standing in Devauden Ward:
Joe Davis (Welsh Labour)
Bob Greenland (Welsh Conservative Party)
The Devauden Village Hall AGM will be held in the hall on Thursday April 27th 2017 at 7:00pm.
Your views on hall activities over the past year and your ideas for the future will be welcomed, and if you would also like to become more involved you can stand for election to the hall committee.
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.
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.
Social evening at Devauden Village Hall, Saturday 29th April 2017. Starts 7pm. Adults £5, children £3.
Coffee morning and bake sale in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Devauden Village Hall, Saturday 3rd June 2017. 10am to 1pm.
Parts of Devauden can now receive a FTTP (fibre to the premise) broadband service.
The 2017 Devauden Fete will be held on Saturday 8 July from 2pm to 5pm.
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 Devauden Cross Country Races are held on May Day Bank Holiday Monday every year.
Online entry for the 2017 10k, 5k and 2k races is now open.
For more information visit the Devauden Races Website.
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.
St James' Church is in a group of five parishes which also includes the churches in St Arvans, Penterry, Itton and Kilgwrrwg. Two services are usually held each month.
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.
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