Hereford woman who cared for elderly neighbour for 20 years is a Herefordshire Hero

Hereford Times: Herefordshire Hero Jean Heath (left) receives her bouquet from Izzy Winney of the Great British Florist. Picture by James Maggs. (5501313)

6:02am Friday 25th April 2014

A HEREFORD woman who cared for her neighbour for 20 years said she never expected to be thanked for something she enjoyed.

Making a splash at river carnival

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5:59am Friday 25th April 2014

THE May Day weekend will witness a bit of a ‘splash’ on the River Wye, starting off with the Hereford River Carnival on Saturday, May 3.

Alternative link road routes "not suitable", inquiry hears

6:01pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A NUMBER of alternative routes for a city centre link road were "not suitable", a public inquiry heard last week.

Young badminton star brings home bronze from national champs

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5:53pm Thursday 24th April 2014

BADMINTON prodigy Chad Warren has become the first player from Herefordshire to win a medal at the under-11 National Championships.

Food regulation seminar in Lyonshall

Hereford Times: Liz Tucker, from Select Food, will be presenting two seminars in Lyonshall.

4:56pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A FOOD regulation seminar is to be held in Lyonshall.

It's not unusual - Madley youngster wins £200

Hereford Times: Erin Capel with Hereford branch manager Kelvin Morris and Delilah.

4:38pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A MADLEY girl has won £200 in a building society account after choosing the name of its mascot.

Leominster business event great success for chamber of commerce and local businesses

Hereford Times: Joanie Roberts, area relationship manager for Herefordshire and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce (Left) and Dorinda Watkins, director at Black Mountain Mineral Water Company Ltd.

4:08pm Thursday 24th April 2014

BUSINESS was the buzz word at an event in Leominster earlier this month.

Leominster community food larder running out of provisions

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3:32pm Thursday 24th April 2014

LEOMINSTER'S community food larder is running out of provisions.

Crucial talks in USA over Herefordshire university plan

2:35pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A progressive and highly rated US university could be a key partner in the University of Herefordshire project

Debenhams looking for "local hero" to open new Hereford store

Hereford Times: Debenhams is searching for a "local hero" to open its store in Hereford.

12:56pm Thursday 24th April 2014

DEBENHAMS want a "local hero" to open its new store in Hereford next week.

Revised plans for second Leominster superstore to be submitted

Hereford Times: This is the site of the proposed Southern Avenue superstore, currently occupied by Thomas Panels and Profiles.

12:19pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A SECOND revised application for a Leominster superstore – turned down in January – is ready to be submitted.

Next confirms opening date for new Hereford store

Hereford Times: Next is set to open its store on the OLM in Hereford next week.

11:45am Thursday 24th April 2014

Next, Waitrose, Debenhams and Clarks confirm same day opening

Your County Times Allensmore to Woolhope, plus clubs and societies, April 24, 2014.

Hereford Times: Prize Hereford bull sold.

11:11am Thursday 24th April 2014


Fund-raiser for IVF couple from Hereford

Hereford Times: Jolene Edge is raising money in order for to go through another bout of IVF. (5588417)Picture by James Maggs.

11:02am Thursday 24th April 2014

JOLENE Edge spent nine years working in nurseries and loved spending time with children.

Plans to extend home delivery service at Tesco's Belmont store

Hereford Times: Tesco wants to extend its "dotcom" facility in Belmont, Hereford.

10:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

TESCO wants to extend its home delivery facility at its Belmont store in Hereford.

Opening date for new Hereford multiplex confirmed

Hereford Times: Odeon will open its six-screen cinema in Hereford on May 22.

10:07am Thursday 24th April 2014

Odeon confirms multiplex opening date and first films to be shown.

New nursing home in Colwall

8:01am Thursday 24th April 2014

PLANS for a nursing-home in Colwall have been given the green light.

Hereford woman to hold showcase events for county charity

Hereford Times: Norma with her mum Eileen Whalen. Eileen died in 2008.

6:01am Thursday 24th April 2014

HEREFORD'S artistic talent will be celebrated at parties raising funds for St Michael's Hospice.

Landmark exhibition screened live

4:03am Thursday 24th April 2014

AN exciting exhibition featuring the lives and legends of the Vikings will be screened live from the British Museum at The Courtyard tonight at 7pm.

Live blog: Major inquiry into Hereford link road begins today

Hereford Times: Overview of the area in question.

3:19pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A MAJOR inquiry into a proposed link road for Hereford begins today.

Eggciting News for Zoe

4:31pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

The giant Easter Egg raffle held on Easter Sunday at the Bromsberrow Community Shop, was won by local girl, Zoe Lloyd.

Farmer injured near Colwall

Hereford Times: West Midlands Ambulance Service treated a farmer near Colwall today.

4:24pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A RAMP from an animal transporter lorry fell on a farmer near Colwall today.

New post office to open in Ross-on-Wye

Hereford Times: A new Post Office is set to open in Ross-on-Wye

3:52pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ROSS-on-Wye's new post office is set to open next month.

Inquiry to be held into refusal to grant permission to build polytunnels in Kings Caple

Hereford Times: An inquiry is to be held into a refusal to grant planning permission to erect polytunnels at a Kings Caple farm.

3:02pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A PLANNING inspector will decide if polytunnels can be built near Ross-on-Wye.

Hereford butcher aims to win nation's "best burger"

Hereford Times: Heggies of Hereford is through to the final round of the England's Best Burger competition.

3:18pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A HEREFORD butcher is one step away from being crowned as having the nation's best burger.

Eastnor packs 'em in for Easter..

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2:52pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

LARGE Crowds came to Eastnor Castle for Bank Holiday weekend fun.

Still time to see art exhibition in Ledbury

Hereford Times: Angie Lewin.

3:04pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AN art exhibition is still running at Tinsmith's in Ledbury.

Could you be the new Face of Fit? Our popular competition is relaunched

Hereford Times: Billy Herrin and Anni Fitzgerald.

2:47pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

TWO years ago, Billy Herrin and Anni Fitzgerald Allen were selected as the new Faces of Fit, replacing the winners of the first ever competition to find a model to become the face of the fashion brand, Emily Jones and Samai Chichester.

St Jude Comes to Ledbury

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2:25pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

LEDBURY people have until May 10 to catch up with an unusual exhibition at the Tinsmiths gallery, off the High Street.

Tribute to the fallen of two wars

1:48pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A TALK will be given tonight in the Burgage Hall in Ledbury by historian Nick Lloyd, author of Hundred Days: The End of the Great War.

Dog dies following fire at Abbey Dore home

Hereford Times: Philip Dunne MP is backing a campaign to save Clun Fire Station.

12:56pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A DOG died following a "significant kitchen fire" in Abbey Dore on Tuesday.

Dramatic year out for Hereford Sixth Form College student

Hereford Times: Chloe Darrell (pictured left) playing a nurse in a Hereford Sixth Form College production of Romeo and Juliet.

11:13am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A HEREFORD Sixth Form College (HSFC) student has gained a place with the Year Out Drama Company.

Aggravated burglary in Ross-on-Wye - man charged

Hereford Times: A man has been charged on suspicion of aggravated burglary in Ross-on-Wye.

10:44am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A ROSS-on-Wye man has been charged on suspicion of aggravated burglary after a vulnerable pensioner was confronted by an intruder with a knife.

County pub that appeared on TV is up for sale

Hereford Times: The King's Head at Docklow is up for sale.

6:49am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A COUNTY pub which appeared on a BBC 2 interior design show earlier this year is up for sale.

Council date

4:46pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THERE will be a meeting of the town's finance and general purposes committee on Thursday, May 8, from 7.30pm, in the Market House.

Who remembers Adlestrop?

4:27pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

LEDBURY people will be crossing the border into Gloucestershire, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of a famous poem.

What will Herefordshire look like in 2050?

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3:54pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

PEOPLE will be able to find out what the county may look like in 2050 during a talk at Hereford's Courtyard Theatre.

War Drama Returns

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3:45pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

THE past may be a familiar place for audiences at the latest Ledbury Amateur Dramatic Society production.

Canines and Cream

2:45pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

DYMOCK parish hall will host a Companion Dog Show, in conjunction with a Strawberry Fayre, on Sunday, June 1, from 1pm to 5pm.

Fun day to raise money for Midland Air Ambulance

Hereford Times: The charity bowls event raised £600 for Midlands Air Ambulance.

1:20pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A FUN day will raise money for Midland Air Ambulance next weekend.

Talk to MP at drop-in surgery

Hereford Times: Bill Wiggin

1:01pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

MP for North Herefordshire Bill Wiggin will hold a drop-in surgery on Friday May 9 at The Falcon Hotel in Bromyard from 11.30am.

Ledbury twinning visit was a success

Hereford Times: Visitors from Strömstad in Sweden with Ledbury MP Bill Wiggin (third from right). Picture by Andy Ward.

12:32pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

LEDBURY played host to a special group of visitors earlier this month.

Bookshop joins in World Book Night

Hereford Times: What is btter: films, or books?

11:53am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

LEDBURY Books and Maps will be participating in World Book Night on Wednesday, April 23, by giving away copies of Cherub: The Recruit by Robert Muchamore, a book for young readers, 12 and up.

Motorcyclists can take part in Rider Skills Day

Hereford Times: INQUEST: Coroner hears details of pothole's role in biker death

11:01am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

MOTORCYCLISTS are invited to take part in a free Rider Skills Day in Bromyard.

Hereford fans dare to dream – scenes of jubilation captured on video at Edgar Street

Hereford Times: Hereford United supporters were in jubilent mood yesterday.

10:37am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

HEREFORD United supporters are still hopeful that the Bulls can stay in the Skrill Premier league following yesterday's fantastic win against Alfreton Town. View some video footage of the Bulls' fans celebrating during a memorable day at Edgar Street.

Cyclist who died following collision near Canon Pyon was trainee estate agent

Hereford Times: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

9:39am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A CYCLIST who died following a collision with a car near Canon Pyon on Friday was training to be an estate agent in Hereford.

Dedicated Knighton health visitor retires after 44 years

Hereford Times: Health visitor Vicki Carter, retiring health visitor Jane Roberts, Bernette Venables head of the school nursing service, and Lynsey Price NNEB with the health visiting team.

11:45am Monday 21st April 2014

AFTER 44 years' service in the NHS Jane Roberts has retired from her post as health visitor in the communities of Knighton and Presteigne.

Hereford-based youth housing support group is up for a national award

Hereford Times: Young people and staff from SHYPP sorting out clothes to be used in a fashion show.(l-r) Sebastian Bowley, Healthy Hub co-ordinator at SHYPP  Heather Smith, Carrie Arnolds and Aaron Meadows

11:05am Monday 21st April 2014

A HEREFORD-based project, which provides housing and support to young homeless people, has been named as a finalist for prestigious national award.

Free crossings for cyclists at Whitney toll bridge

Hereford Times: Whitney Toll bridge owner Grahame Penny with Drover Cycles' Joe Wellard.

10:06am Monday 21st April 2014

WHITNEY-on-Wye’s historic toll bridge has teamed up with a bike shop and cycling club to offer free passage to customers and members.

Focus is on special constables in Knighton

Hereford Times: Special Constables Jess Barrett and Jim Cooke in Knighton doing some community policing and talking to Sophie Price from New Radnor and Sophie Evans from Knighton.

11:18am Monday 21st April 2014

EARLIER this month Dyfed Powys Police celebrated the work of Special Constables in communities as part of the National Special Constables weekend.

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