Sun, 09 Jul|
Organised by the Friends of the Lower Wye to highlight issues of pollution facing the River Wye. Procession from Monnow Bridge at 11am with samba band. Everyone welcome, bring your banners! Food | Citizen Scientists | Live Music | Kidzone | Poetry | Storytelling | Speakers Corner | Stalls & Exhibits
Time & Location
09 Jul 2023, 11:00 – 15:00
Monmouth, 41 Monnow St, Monmouth NP25 3EF, UK
About the event
Wye July is organised by Friends of the Lower Wye to highlight the issues of pollution facing the River Wye.
Local clubs, groups or organisations which have a connection to the river or valley will be exhibiting to show both locals and visitors how important the river is for both our health and the wildlife.
Over 30 stalls including Bees for Development, ACE Monmouth, AONB, Rotary Monmouth, Monmouth Litter Group, Wye Valley Meadery, Nelson Gardens Trust, Monmouth Meadows, Jewellery specialist, Transition Monmouth, Two Rivers Meadow Grou, Fungi Folks, The Pottery Man, Gwent Wildlife Trust, VW Classics and SARA River Rescue.
Food available from The VW Waffle Co and Carburetta Coffee Co.
Meet our Citizen Scientists and test the river water.
Storytelling | Poetry Corner | Kidzone | Speakers Corner
Live music including Mr & Mrs Jones, Wye 5 and Skylark.
The event starts at Monnow Bridge with a procession headed by the Goddess of the Wye and the Algae monster accompanied by a Samba band. Everyone is welcome to join and carry banners.