The Forest Trading Post.

Welcome to our website.

Open 7 Days.     10.00 am - 4.00 pm.

Explore the pages on this site to see what we can offer and then call into our shop and explore the 6,000 square foot sales area filled with just about everything for your home.

We have wheelchair access to the shop and once inside you will have access to all area's of the shop, and you can park right by the door !!

We welcome groups from residential homes and groups of people out on a day trip.
We have wide passageways between the stands and also , if any visitors need a chair to have a bit of a sit down, well just ask and we will be happy to oblige.
We have a large car park big enough for coaches and mini buses right by the door.... Oh ... and not forgetting the most important,.... we have toilets !!


Come and spend some time with us in our 6,000 sq ft showrooms. Here you will find everything for your home and garden.
We have a great range to show you, from possibly the best choice in helium balloons, party gear and a huge selection of cards and gifts covering all the events in your life.
A large area is devoted to our beautiful range of artificial flowers, all sizes and colours, from single stem to full bunches.
All of this is complemented with our range of scented candles, incense sticks and floristry tape, wire and foam.
We also can offer a wide range of grave pots.

Our kitchen department is huge and has as a comprehensive range of electrical goods, all of which are covered by a minimum of a 1 year guarentee.
If you need a kettle, iron or microwave oven then we have a great choice of brands for you.

We have a great range of bakeware and for party time you have a wide choice of paper table ware.

A choice of pots and pans, microwave dishes, saucepans sets, well the list goes on and on. An visit is a must for all your cooking and kitchen requirements.

The stock is constantly changing , so keep an eye on our facebook page, or just call in to check the latest arrivals. Our staff consantly monitor our page, so ask a question, join in the discussion, we are there to help.

Visit the “places to go” on the top left of this page.
On “Our shop team” page you will find pretty pictures of the staff you will meet when you visit us.
Finally our “Where to find us” page features a Google map to help you navigate your way to us.

Call in, have a browse and find a bargain. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Karen Jenkins, Manageress.


Edenwall Rd,
Coleford, Gloucs. GL16 7HW


01594 810301

VAT No:-
402 6793 59

Opening Times:-
We are open 7 days a week.
10.00 - 4.00 inc Bank Holidays.




Valid CSS!

Gibson's.   The Forest Trading Post.
Edenwall Road, Coalway Nr Coleford Gloucs. GL16 7HW