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

The Best Holiday Rentals of Monmouthshire

Welcome to Monmouthshire: Your Gateway to Unforgettable Getaways. Nestled among the rolling hills and lush landscapes of South Wales is Monmouthshire, a charming county filled with history, beauty, and charm. Get ready to be captivated by the quaint…

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Business Expo - Wales

Business Expo Monmouthshire

Local Business owners will be showcasing their brands this Spring, when Expo.Wales arrives in Monmouthshire. Expo.Wales Monmouthshire will be taking place in Abergavenny Market Hall on Thursday 18th April 2024 It will be the chance to meet up…

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Famous Gastro Pub Goes Up For Sale

ONE of Wales’ most famous gastropubs is up for sale after almost two decades in business. The award-winning Hardwick restaurant in Abergavenny closed its doors for the last time on October 1 last year, having been successfully-run by…

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Pontio Lounge

Pontio Lounge, Chepstow

A brand new restaurant café bar has opened in Chepstow High Street. The Pontio Lounge is the latest the property added to the portfolio from the Bristol based Lounges group who already have similar café bars in Monmouth…

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Shania Twain to play at Chepstow Racecourse

Shania Twain, the iconic Canadian singer-songwriter known for her powerful vocals and captivating stage presence, is set to grace the Chepstow Racecourse stage on Friday, July 5, 2024, at 16:00 as part of the Chepstow Summer Sessions. With…

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Rugby 6 nations

The 2024 Guinness Six Nations Fixtures 

The Guinness Six Nations occupies a special place in the sporting calendar, with rugby fans anticipating its return each year. As one of the oldest and most prestigious rugby tournaments, it consistently draws large crowds and captures attention…

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Bank Holidays in Monmouthshire

Bank Holidays 2024

Bank holidays in the UK are always a much-anticipated time for relaxation and adventure, and Monmouthshire is an ideal destination to spend these extra days off. With its stunning natural landscapes and rich historical heritage, this scenic county…

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Tom Jones to play Chepstow Racecourse

Tom Jones to play Chepstow in 2024

The legend, Tom Jones, will be gracing Chepstow Race Course once again with a highly-anticipated concert scheduled for Saturday, 6th July 2024. Known for his powerful voice and iconic stage presence, this event promises to be a memorable…

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20,000 visitors enjoy the taste of Abergavenny Food Festival

AROUND 20,000 visitors flocked to the Abergavenny Food Festival to see culinary stars take to the stage as the event celebrated its 25th anniversary last month. The star-studded line-up saw some of the very best names in the…

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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.

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Monmouthshire Business


Monmouthshire is Open for business.  We have some great businesses From large scale enterprises to small independents - we have something for you.

Sheep in Monmouthshire


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 in Monmouthshire


You'll be amazed at the food available in the county.  From award winning and celebrity chefs to quirky cafes we have them all.

Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire


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.