Welcome to Monmouthshire Life
What’s not to love about Monmouthshire?
We have stunning scenery, enduring history, culture, independent shops, food & drink places galore, loads of castles, exceptional local businesses and of course wonderful people.
We love our county, and want the rest of World to love it too.
News From around Monmouthshire
Motorists are beginning to finally see the cost of fuel starts to drop. Back in June, the average price of petrol and diesel was around £2 a litre and it seemed that there was no way back for to fill up your tank. Finally, the cost of fuel has made a turnaround and is slowly showing signs of…Read More
AN ANNUAL charity day at Chepstow Racecourse raised a record £72,000 for the Noah’s Ark charity. This year’s Royal Ascot Charity Day, held earlier this month after a three-year absence due to the Covid-19 pandemic, set a new fundraising record for the popular event. Organised by Julie Hayward, the Vice Chair of the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity,…Read More
A FORMER winner of the BBC TV series The Apprentice will share his success story at The Awaken Twelve Year Anniversary Networking Lunch.Read More
A little known parking website that enables the public to rent out their own driveways to make cash also has some more intersting spots around Monmouthshire that may be of interest. Yourparkingspace.co.uk, allows individuals to find parking space on driveways, in garages, off-street parking spaces and car parks throughout the UK. Whilst, the majority of spaces belong to…Read More
Monmouth’s outgoing Mayor, Terry Christopher will leave his role after deciding not to seek re-election, having served the town for almost two decades as councillor and five of those years as Mayor. Former Councillor Terry Christopher, 71, who is registered blind, chaired his last Monmouth Town Council meeting on Tuesday 3rd May bringing to an end his civic…Read More
Normally we can just about guess when the UK Bank Holidays, all except the Easter Holidays but this year it’s a little different thanks to The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. So this year, the last Monday in May will not be a Bank Holiday. It will instead be replaced by two holidays on Thursday 2nd June and Friday…Read More
A MONMOUTHSHIRE community who last year decorated dozens of gardens with colourful and creative characters, in its first-ever scarecrow trail, has returned in a bid to raise even more money for local schools After the success of last year’s scarecrow trail, the group of residents in Magor and Undy, have decided to make it an annual event, to…Read More
New rules are being introduced on 25th March to outlaw the use of mobile phones whilst driving. New laws will make it illegal for drivers to handle a phone for any reason whilst driving. This will include touching the screen to scroll a music playlists, browse the internet, look at apps or take photos and selfies. Handling your…Read More
A new boutique hotel, will be opening it’s doors on the outskirt of Usk, this spring, following a major refurbishment and investment programme. Formerly the Llangeview Lodge, on Old Chepstow Road near Usk, “The Lodge by Cefn Tilla” was bought in 2021 by Cefn Tilla Court and has been undergoing major construction work in anticipation of it’s opening…Read More
THE COUNTY OF BEAUTY AND HISTORY
Monmouthshire is crammed packed with amazing scenery and history.
We are the county of magical places, fascinating and enchanting towns and villages with character and so much to see and do…
Monmouthshire really is the best county to live, work and visit.
Business News From Monmouthshire
Up Coming Events In Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire is Open for business. We have some great businesses From large scale enterprises to small independents - we have something for you.
CHILL & UNWIND
Whether it's walking, cycling, canal boats or just site seeing, there is plenty to make you relax.
Then why not relax further at our various restaurants and pubs.
EAT AND DRINK
You'll be amazed at the food available in the county. From award winning and celebrity chefs to quirky cafes we have them all.
You can't fail to be stunned by the views across the county. We have mountains, castles and so much history to see and loads to do.