The village of Devauden is situated in the Wye Valley on the B4293. approximately four miles from Tintern Abbey, about six miles from Chepstow and ten miles from the town of Monmouth . Devauden is geograpically situated on the hills that divide the Wye and Usk valleys.
The village has a Church, Post Office/Shop, Pub, (unfortunately no meals) and a Garage.
Chepstow Park Forest managed by the Forestry Commission has miles of beautiful woodland and is open for everyone to enjoy. For more information, please call us on the number shown, or click in the header of any page to email Devaudenemail@example.com.
Photo from Featured Project near Devauden
2014 04 10 Sarah Banham Book Launch 41
Yesterday, I was privileged to be invited to the launch of the latest book by Essex author, Sarah Banham. The venue was stunning, being a 19th century sailing barge in Maldon Marina. Dozens of local writers and book fans came to take part in this beautifully organised launch.Even the mayor was there, and in stark contrast to any mayoral visit I have witnessed before, joined in the party with gusto, staying right the way through to the end of the evening and chatting enthusiastically to the assemblage. The Thames Barge, Thistle is the oldest iron hulled barge still operating and is the only Thames Barge to have been built in Scotland, leaving Glasgow for the first time in 1895.Sarah's latest book was very well received by all the attendees at the launch. It deals with the thorny issues of finding the confidence, the time and the discipline needed to write and publish your own books. They say that there is a story inside all of us, and with the help of Sarah's book , we can get it out from its hiding place and down onto paper where it belongs.