Cotswold News

News and Events from Across the Region

Top Wet Weather Activities in the Cotswolds

As the saying goes, “when it rains, it pours”, and that’s certainly true in the UK. Whilst a wet weather day may spoil your plans for outdoor pursuits, you don’t need it to let it spoil your weekend. The Cotswolds has a number of indoor gems which you can enjoy...

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5 of the Best Cotswold Winter Attractions

The festive period may be over, but now it’s time for the real winter to set in. It’s a popular time of year to explore the Cotswolds, with many people heading to the glorious countryside to enjoy a winter break. While some attractions may be closed during the winter...

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Sights & Sounds of Winter

For a traditional winter escape, there’s nowhere better than the Cotswolds. A winter in the Cotswolds is picture-perfect, with many glorious sights akin to those dreamed up in books or on screen. Whether you’re escaping the city or want to explore some of the best...

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Welcome 2017 in the Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is a wonderful place to enjoy the New Year and whether you’re looking for a New Year’s Eve celebration or some ideas for how to spend New Year’s Day, there’s plenty of inspiration here. With fun events and activities for all the family, make the most of...

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Christmas Luxury in Jigsaw Properties

Christmas is the perfect time to enjoy a touch of luxury. As families and friends get together, the season offers a great excuse to enjoy Christmas luxury in the form of delicious food and drink, good company, and of course, warm and comfortable surroundings. There...

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Christmas in the Cotswolds

The festive season has well and truly begun, with this year’s Christmas TV ads filling our screens, Christmas lights beginning to turn on and a dose of seasonal weather too. Christmas in the Cotswolds is spectacular – the ideal way to celebrate the festive...

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Boys’ Adventures in the Cotswolds

Boys never lose their sense of adventure, and every now and then it’s important to take some time away from it all and enjoy a men-only getaway. And where better to enjoy a get together and spend some quality time with the boys than in the Cotswolds? Not only are you...

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Autumn Festivals and Events in the Cotswold

Autumn is a great time of year to explore the Cotswolds, with plenty of picturesque scenery, beautiful walks and welcoming open fires in one of the Cotswold’s many traditional pubs. The season is also packed with some great autumn festivals and events in the...

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The Best Spas in the Cotswolds

A spa day offers everything you could need to relax and unwind during your Cotswolds break. From pre-wedding pampering to a romantic couple’s escape, there are plenty of reasons to treat yourself and enjoy a break by paying a visit to one of the best spas in the...

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Fun & Fireworks!

It’s one of our favourite times of year at Jigsaw Holidays and whether you like to trick or treat or be dazzled by fireworks – there’s plenty of autumn fun to be had in the Cotswolds. Wrap up warm and head out to enjoy fun and fireworks in the Cotswolds at these great...

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Chic Hen Weekends in the Cotswolds

When it comes to the perfect hen weekend, every bride-to-be’s tastes are different. Whilst some would love the idea of hitting the clubs with their closest friends, others may prefer a more relaxed, sophisticated hen party. For a chic getaway, hen weekends in the...

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Food Festivals in the Cotswolds: Our Ultimate Guide

The summer music festival season may have come to an end, but the good news for festival lovers is that food festivals in the Cotswolds are still in full swing. Whilst the Cotswolds is generally known for its great dining experiences, there are also some great food...

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Autumn in Tetbury

As the autumn foliage begins to appear and the summer holiday crowds die down, it’s a great time to visit the Cotswolds, and an even better time to visit Tetbury. Sitauted just south of Stroud, Tetbury offers plenty for new and returning visitors alike. Autumn in...

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Cotswold Heritage Open Days 2016

Every year, Britain comes together to celebrate its history and heritage through its Heritage Open Days scheme. For four days in September, over 40,000 volunteers help put on events, exhibits and arrange open days for visitors to gain access to some of Britain’s most...

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Sights & Sounds of Autumn

September is upon us, signalling that summer is drawing to a close, but that’s no reason to be sad. Autumn in the Cotswolds is a magical time of year to experience the area, with beautiful colours and textures to behold as the new season unfolds. Besides the changing...

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