Stroud & Friends

  • Stroud, Gloucestershire

    Stroud lies nestled in the Cotswolds area of outstanding beauty.  The town is renowned for its steep streets and cafe culture.  Local artisits and purveyors take to the streets at least 3 days a week while festival of art, music and textiles line the calender all months of the year.  It’s a great place to live and visit.  Come and see!
    Visit The Cotswolds Visit:

  • Things To Do

    Farmers Market Visit:
    Stroud Farmers’ Market is multi-award winning and is well known as one of the the biggest, busiest and most popular farmers market in the UK and has been featured in the Sunday Telegraph, The Observer, The Independent, The Guardian Weekend, The Times and the Country Living Guide to Farmers’ Markets amongst many other publications.

  • Night Life
    Take a look at the following venues offering all sorts of sounds from local & international bands.
    Stroud Valley Art Space Visit:
    Subscription Rooms Visit :
    Tourist Information Centre Visit:
    Stroud Fringe Festival Visit:

  • Places to Stay

    Quercus Bluff – Cotswolds Holiday Cottage sleeps 6  Visit:
    The Byre at Quercus Bluff:You can lie in bed at this romantic hideaway and gaze out of the window over a rural scene that has hardly changed in a century.  The Byre at Quercus Bluff is a unique holiday cottage that has been created by its craftsman owner to provide a peaceful rustic retreat in the heart of the South Cotswolds countryside.

  • People That Can Help

    Gloucestershire Party Marquees
    Need to hire a marquee? Visit:
    Gloucestershire Party Marquees was set up to deliver a first class and efficient service, providing unique marquees for a variety of occasions at affordable prices. The Capri Marquee’s modern spacious design eliminates ropes and guy lines, its sweeping design is dramatically different from standard marquees. All come with a choice of clear or plain side walls. Not everyone wants a marquee with linings and chandeliers, and these really do fit the bill for a multitude of different uses. The marquee can be used individually or can be linked together.