Uley Under 5s Playgroup is a friendly playgroup where the emphasis is on the children learning through play. Running four days a week during term time (Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays), and open to children aged 27 months to 4 years, we were awarded a 'Good' rating in our latest OFSTED inspection. New families are very welcome to visit the playgroup by appointment with our Manager, Nicola Wood, on 07896 587 983. Primary sessions are 8.30/9am drop-off until 1pm, with extended sessions to 3pm on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

8.30am to 1pm Mondays; 8.30am to 3pm Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; term time

Uley Toddlers

Uley Toddlers meets every Tuesday morning during term time from 10am to 12pm. Bumps 'n' babies and children up to pre-school age are all welcome to play and get busy. Come along and join us. Subs are £2.50 per session – please bring some healthy snack food to share.

For more information contact Vicki on 01453 860816.

10am to 12pm Tuesdays; term time

The Uley Society was formed in 1974 in order to promote and coordinate activities for the maintenance and enrichment for life in Uley with Owlpen and to support the Parish Council in its efforts to preserve the environment. The objects of the Society are to promote high standards in planning and architecture, to educate the public in geography, history, natural history and architecture and to secure the preservation, protection, development and improvement of features of historic or public interest.


Contact: Leonard Freeth, Chairman/Secretary on 01453 860476.

7pm every second Thursday of the month

As part of the national and county organisations Uley Women’s Institute offers friendship, fun and information with a chance to meet people and make new friends in a cheerful, relaxing atmosphere. In addition to our monthly meetings on the second Wednesdays, there are opportunities to take part in outings and activities such as:


  • Art & craft groups

  • Walks with pub lunch

  • Scrabble,

  • Book groups

  • Bridge lessons

  • Coffee mornings


Members can also access county activities such the Gloucestershire Federation of Women’s Institutes Racing Club, county choir, skittles and quiz competitions and talks and demonstrations on a wide range of topics.


New members resident in Uley, Owlpen and Nympsfield are always welcome. For more information email the Secretary. 

7pm every second Wednesday of the month

MoJo Art Group

We began as a small group of friends meeting in the Dauncey and Wakefield sitting rooms to paint portraits of local people. Over the years we have grown to around 17 members and no longer restrict ourselves to portraits. It became obvious that we would have to take the village hall for an afternoon every fortnight and this is what we now do. We meet fortnightly on Wednesday afternoons and have a portrait session one week and two weeks later a still life. In good summer weather we go out and paint plein-air. We have a rota so that we all take our turn at setting up.

If you would like to have a go please come along and see how you get on, you will be made very welcome.

Wednesday afternoons every fortnight

Singing Allsorts

The Singing Allsorts is a friendly group of mainly Uley folk formed by people who like to sing. We have more than 40 members and available singers get together on Tuesday evenings from 7.30 to 9.00pm in the Village Hall. We work towards producing two concerts a year – in the summer and at Christmas. With help from Barclays Bank we have raised over £26,000 for various charities. If you are interested in joining our choir please contact Hilary Weeks 860539 (Secretary) or a known member of the choir. Subs of £10 are payable every six weeks. Auditions are not necessary nor do you need to read music, just a love of singing and commitment to learn a few four part arrangements with the guidance of our talented young leader, Asha McCarthy.

Tuesday evenings 7.30pm to 9pm

Uley & Tabard Players

The Uley & Tabard Players is an amateur dramatics group based in Uley, welcoming members and audiences from Uley, Dursley and surrounding districts. The group was formed in early 2017 by the uniting of the Uley Players based in Uley and The Tabard Players based at the Tabernacle Church in Dursley. When The Tabard Players lost their venue at the Tabernacle, they amalgamated with the Uley Players to form a new group now called Uley & Tabard Players. We provide entertainment and sociable functions, putting on plays, pantomimes and variety shows. We like to donate part of our profits from these productions to local charities.

You can also follow us on Facebook.

We are a lively, friendly group of varying ages, who above all, like to have a good time. We are always eager to welcome new members, not only to perform on stage but also in the many roles off-stage that support our shows.

For anyone interested in joining our group, please contact one of our officers listed below:

Secretary: Margaret Wilson 01453 545245  

Treasurer: Carole Smith 01453 861151  

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