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Members of the film crew including second row from the front actor Glenn Louis Pettit, Elian Owen writer and producer, Josh Hopkin producer and director, and Tom Beedim front Dan Weston and Ellen Thomas

Short film produced in Knighton as part of uni project

From left: Nigel Griffiths (head teacher), Joseph McAfee, Daniel Troughton, Conor Kearns, Thomas Goulding, Joe Rae, Nick Burden, Martin Johnson.Front: Rhiannon Smith, Matthew Darwin, Jonty Nesaratnam, Tara Harris, Theo Beech, James Boyd, Rhiannon Rainbow

John Kyrle High School maths students’ outstanding performance in national maths competition

From left: Darian Evans, assistant head (Academic), Hilary Phillips, headmistress of Inglefield House, Caroline Pascoe, headmistress of HMSG, Olwyn Davis, deputy head (Academic) and Tom Arrand, deputy head of HMSG with some pupils from from Inglefield Hou

Girls' school is officially "excellent" in every way

Ray Thomas, Andy Finch, Robin Hulse, Patrick Chatterton, Paul Newman, Jane Jordan, Martin Rowberry with the tractor

Alpine tractor for Coppett Hill

Julia and Ivan enjoy a coffee in the gallery

Local artist exhibits in Knighton cafe gallery

From left: Richard Laird, David Haworth, Sharon Iddon being presented with her Certificate of Attendance, Jane Denny

Heartstart attendee awarded 22,000 certificate of attendance

Wassailing warms Kempley after a 30 year hiatus

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Members of the collective modelled the beanie hats and displayed the dozens of items created for the Ledbury Refugee Support Group. Photo: Jan Long

Local ladies storm ahead for charity

John Clark making his Scout Promise. Photo: Ann Booth

Ewyas Harold invests new Scout leader

Quentin Letts with Nina Shield. Photo: Jan Long

Quentin Letts lends support to Ledbury Library Development Group

The Ledbury Big Breakfast was an enormous success. Photo: Jan Long

Success of Syrian Big Breakfast

Helen Wyles, Sandra Sharp, Lisa Bradbury, Linda Hawkes and Fiona Collins dancing to music from the late 1920s and early 1930s

Magic moments as Teme Spirits tell the story of Burt Bacharach's life

At the Belmont Community Centre on the hand over of the Defibrillator. From left: Lyndsey Evans, John Newman and Colin Smith

Lions project to help save lives

Herefordshire Humanists presents a talk at the Kindle Centre with Jenny Bullough and Dorothy Quayle

Talk will cover all aspects of non-religious ceremonies

Sarah Williams from Eastnor Pottery with participant Lynn Haynes

Daffodil workshop aims to commemorate the fallen

Pat Powell presented the Memorial Shield on behalf of herself and the Jenkins family, to Ian which was witnessed by a few of the Ross Roadies supporters

Ross Roadies enjoy another classic run

Members, wives and guests enjoy the New Year luncheon

Vaga Probus kick-starts new year in grand style

The Burghill Brownies’ fundraising efforts have really paid off

Burghill Brownies fundraise for rare inherited condition

Chairman of the Knighton Community Support project Philip Price presenting Kylie Steadman with her volunteers award

Kylie gets volunteer award for charity work

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Some of the Year 5 and 6 students in their Australia inspired costumes

An Australia Day celebration for students in Presteigne

David Weston, from Leominster, with his Sonata plus+ radio from BWBF and support worker Alex Gerrard

Radios available for Herefordshire residents with sight loss

Police officers drop in on Hereford Cathedral Junior School Reception class

Police officers drop in on Hereford Cathedral Junior School Reception class

The team from The Old Railway Line Garden Centre with their award

Local garden centre’s UK ranking drops to single figures

Helen Pruett, Wales Air Ambulance coordinator thanking Graham Probert, company director at Teme Valley Tractors

Raffle money goes to air ambulance

From left: Rotarian Tony Knight with Nick Taylor. Photo: Jan Long

Ledbury Rotary enjoy thrilling super sonic car talk

From left: Dave Owens, Lyn Collett, Diane Bartle, Sue Bishop, Barbara Evans, Dave Thorne, Pippa Taylor, David Taylor, seated Ken Gort and Barrie Jackson

New season of flicks for Goodrich Village Hall

Zed with an eagerly awaiting audience. Photo: Ed Kowal

Internationally acclaimed documentary photographer and filmmaker visits Hereford Sixth Form College

Senior and middle school LAMDA students and Mrs Sharman

Lucton enjoy LAMDA success

From left: Richard Kelly from MIND with Rotarian David Tombs, formerly head of social services in Herefordshire

Mind in Herefordshire gives presentation to Ledbury Rotary

Mr Morley with Alex Wright (the oldest) and Jacob Denslow (the youngest) members of the Burghill Community Academy

Mammoth fundraising effort pays off for Burghill Community Academy

From left: Catherine Plant who runs the Volunteering on Prescription scheme, new co-ordinator Louise Croad, furniture barn volunteer Jo Brooker, charity trustee Brenda Morgan welcoming Louise and Kirsten Haynes who runs the community and hospital transpor

New co-ordinator for Community Support Project

Some of the members of the Knighton Palestine Links group with their Palestinian visitors

Four Palestinian teachers come to Knighton

Kelly Clee, secretary of Llanbadarn Fynydd YFC donated a cheque for £1000 to Mandy Pearce from Mid Powys Mind at Llanbadarn Fynydd YFC’s annual dinner at the Elan Valley Hotel, Rhayader

Young farmers donate to Mid Powys Mind

Merlin (Tim Betts) and Morgan Le Fay (Ellen Green) during a break in rehearsals

Little Birch pantomime, even better then ever

Kington panto - David Francis (Mrs Vacuum) and Dilys Hollinghurst (Alotoflese the ship's cat) at rehearsal

Kington and District Operatic Society in preparations for their next pantomime

Attendees enjoyed talks and refreshments while they knitted at the event

Novice knitters make an impact in Ledbury

Rock star and customer Rev Dr Clive Jackson accepts the award on The Old Railway Line Garden Centre’s behalf

Local garden centre awarded The Greatest Christmas Display Team in UK

Members of Edw Valley Young farmers during their 24 hour sleepover

Young farmers go tech free for 24 hours

A career in the arts was the feature of the talk

Arts college guest gives talk on careers in the creative arts

Hereford and District Preservation Society, the 2016 event

Hereford and District Preservation Society hold their annual event

Volunteers carefully manoeuvre the 5th bell out of the church

Ancient bells set to ring again by St George's Day

Swapping seeds and stories at the Herefordshire Seed Swap

Swapping seeds and stories at the Herefordshire Seed Swap

From the back to front: Mona Geamana, Cheryl Boxhall, Maria Harrison, Caroline Downton, Millie Morgan, Kate Ede, Liz Shewell, Laura Tomlins, Nikki Smith, Lydia Hughes, Hannah Pilkington, Becca Woodyatt, Terri Hoe

Homestart benefits from new training staff

Volunteers help to deliver the goody bags. From left: Chris Lawrence and Chris Bailey

Hereford Academy students prepare goody bags for the Herefordshire Veterans Support Group

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Allensmore Young Farmers Club enjoying their Christmas dinner

Allensmore Young Farmers Club Christmas dinner

Former pupils dating back to the 1930s two former head teachers, governors and secretaries. Back from left: Graham Skipworth, Justin Powell, Jack Morgan, John Morris, Cathy Gwilt, Dorothy Mills, Sarah Rebbeck, Lynsey Rogers, Nigel Morgan, Mary Jane Rogers

Celebration of education at the Whitton Community Hall

Mr and Mrs Evans seated, are pictured with other guests and head teachers from surrounding schools

Popular head teacher retires after 15 years

From left: Adam Middlecote, Jenny Symington, Father Christmas and Harry Davies

Junior Lions raise cash for charity

Residents enjoy a day of cake making at their bake off

Charles Court wins Amore Care’s Christmas cake off for England West and Wales

KINDA members Kris Keefe and Harri Smith, A.M. Kirsty Williams, KINDA members Rev Melia Cope, Joanne Phelan, Wendy Aynsleigh, Julia Llewellyn Roberts, Louise Croad, Rafia Jamil store manager at Boots and area manager Donna Kakouris and her daughter Bella

Raffle drawn with proceeds to help dementia charity

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