A FORMER employee of Henry Wiggin Ltd, now Special Metals Wiggin Ltd, has launched a High Court battle against the company after developing a terminal asbestos-related cancer.
A POPULAR Herefordshire man has died while riding his motorbike in Wales.
POLICE say they have put the lid on problems with troublemakers in Leominster streets with new powers permitting them to order crowds to disperse.
HOME Office figures proved Hereford United had a good season on and off the pitch last year.
A HEREFORDSHIRE stable is celebrating after success at the Horse of the Year Show.
KINGTON'S scratch golfer Matthew Davies rounded off an impressive list of achievements over the season by lifting the Hereford Times Cup after winning the Herefordshire Junior Championship at the South Herefordshire course.
POTTING Potting Shed M maintained their unbeaten start to Hereford Snooker League with a hard-fought 3-2 win against Railway in the third round of matches.
HEREFORDSHIRE and its borders were well represented when the awards were handed out at the Crusader Worcestershire County League's annual dinner.
BURGHILL & Tillington CC were presented with their Clubmark award by Herefordshire's cricket development manager Steve Williams during the club's annual meeting held at the Bell Inn in Tillington.
A WEOBLEY schoolteacher has seen her international cricket aspirations enhanced in an indoor international tournament in South Africa.
KINGTON continued their fine start in Division 4 of the South Wales Ladies' League with a 3-0 success against Swansea Bay in their first home match.
LEOMINSTER bounced back to form in the Gerrard West of England and South Wales League North Division 1 with an excellent 4-1 home victory over previously unbeaten Somerset Gryphons.
Clanfield 3 Pegasus Juniors 5 PEGASUS are through to the second round of the HPL Hellenic Floodlit Cup after beating lower- graded Clanfield in the first round in midweek.
Coventry Ladies 3 Phoenix Ladies 3 A HAT-trick by Emily Gilbert earned Phoenix a point against West Midlands Regional Women's League Division 1 South leaders Coventry.
HFA County Challenge Cup, second round: Woofferton 3 Bartestree 4, Ross Town 1 Ledbury Town 2, Lads Club 1 Wellington 8, Leominster Town 0 Sutton United 1, Colwall Rangers 0 Hinton 1.
Westfields 2 Friar Lane & Epworth 4 WESTFIELDS' unbeaten Polymac Services Midland Alliance run of four games came to an end at home to the league newcomers from Leicestershire.
Wellington 0 Redditch United 1 A FIRST-half goal condemned Wellington to defeat in this Midland Floodlit Youth League Southern Division clash.
Ellesmere Rangers 3 Bromyard Town 1 WITH a number of first-team regulars unavailable, Bromyard paid the price as they went down to another West Midlands League Premier Division defeat.
Hereford Times Hereford-shire League Premier Division leaders Woofferton suffered a surprise reverse when they went down 4-3 at home to newly-promoted Bartestree in the second round of the HFA County Challenge Cup.
WESTFIELDS founding member and leading light Andy Morris has been rewarded for 40 years of dedication to his club with an FA Merit Award.
JOHN Eustace, who is at Edgar Street on a month's loan from Stoke City, is likely to be a Hereford United player for only a short-time but his family connection with the club goes back more than half a century.
HEREFORDSHIRE has signed a new kit sponsorship deal with Umbro as part of the supplier's £2million nationwide investment into grassroots football.
IT was a fantastic feeling to go to MK Dons and win the game on Saturday - and win it in good style.
WELLINGTON Rangers maintained their steady progress in the Hereford Times Hereford-shire League Premier Division with three hard-earned points from a narrow 1-0 win over visiting Ledbury Town Reserves.
Pegasus Ladies 4 Kidderminster Harriers Ladies 2 PEGASUS made it seven wins out of seven and continue to sit proudly at the top of the West Midlands Regional Women's League Premier Division table.
Presteigne 1 Llanrhaeadr 0 PRESTEIGNE overcame both the opposition and the atrocious weather conditions to reach the last 16 in the FAW Welsh Trophy with a narrow win over Llanrhaeadr in the second round.
LEDBURY Town came from behind to net a late winner and beat home team Ross Town 2-1 in the second round of the HFA County Challenge Cup.
HOLDERS Kington Town will begin their defence of the Presteigne Otway Cup with a second round tie at home to another Herefordshire club, Wellington.
DAVID Park cemented his place in the PGA European Tour for next season with a joint 27th place in the Majorca Classic at Pula.
SOUTH Herefordshire Golf Club officials came to the rescue of the Herefordshire Junior Championships on Monday when heavy rainfall over the weekend left the intended venue at the near-by Ross-on-Wye GC course waterlogged.
HEREFORD United expect to have a new face in their squad for Saturday's League 2 clash with Accrington Stanley at Edgar Street after agreeing a loan deal with Scunthorpe United for midfielder Neil MacKenzie.
HOLDERS Westfields moved through to the quarter-finals of the HFA County Challenge Cup with a 2-1 win over Pegasus Juniors at allpay.park on Tuesday evening.
SEVENOAKS. A very big thank you to everyone who gave a donation in memory of John Sevenoaks £3,312 was donated to Hereford County Hospital for the purchase of a Nimbus 3 air mattress and £2,012 to Clodock Church Restoration Fund. Published in paper…
LAMING. The family of Clifford Laming of Bromyard wish to express their thanks to all friends and neighbours for their messages of sympathy, their attendance at the funeral service at St. Peter's Church, Bromyard on October 17, and the donations…
MIFFLIN May. Passed away peacefully at her home in Emsworth, West Sussex on October 18, 2006 aged 86. Much loved Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother who will be greatly missed and who will be forever in our thoughts Published in paper 26/10/2006
AUSTIN. Eva Evelyn passed peacefully away at the County Hospital on Tuesday, October 17. Much loved Wife of Ray and beloved Mother of Dawn. The funeral service was held yesterday Wednesday, October 25. Donations if desired for the Born Free Foundation…
MCMANUS. Anne passed peacefully away at St Michael's Hospice on Thursday, October 19, 2006. Beloved Wife of William and a dear Mother to Jacqueline, Maria and Sean and a devoted Grandmother to William, Lucy, Tommy and Rebecca. The Requiem Mass will take…
SKEELES Margaret Emily formerly of Wellington, peacefully at Highwell House Residential Home on October 19, 2006 aged 95 years. Much loved Wife of the late George. The funeral service will take place at Hereford Crematorium on Friday October 27 at…
DAVIES. Robert Clive Howells, beloved Son of Howell and Dorothy died peacefully on October 13, 2006 aged 63 years. Funeral service at St Paul's Church, Tupsley, Hereford on Friday October 27 at 11am., followed by cremation. Flowers or donations to the…
MATTHEWS Lilian. The family wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind messages of sympathy and support, attendance at the funeral , floral tributes and donations given to Sarum House Doctors Surgery in memory of Mum. Published…
NAYLOR Michael October 23 Thinking of you on your birthday as always, Love Mum, Liz, Jackie, Bridget and families Published in paper 26/10/2006
LILWALL CLARKE Esther Remembering you Mum October 28 Birthday memories and special thoughts to a dear Mum With Love from all the Family xxxx Published in paper 26/10/2006
DAVIES James William of The Homestead passed away on October 11, 2006 aged 64 years. All family and friends will sadly miss him. All funeral enquiries please contact S.A. Evans Funeral Directors, 23/24 Gaol Street, Hereford. HR1 2HU. Tel: 01432 273736 …
HUMPHRIES Doris May Mabel, Widow of Robert Bob, passed away peacefully at Hereford Hospital on October 19 aged 82. Much loved Grandmother to David and Andrew, Great Grandmother to Dennis, James and Jennifer. Cremation at Hereford Crematorium, 10.40am on…
BALLARD. Anne nee Perkins. Passed away peacefully on October 19th, 2006. Dearly loved wife of John and mother of Daniel, Duncan and Roland. Private cremation, followed by Service of Thanksgiving at St Mary's Church, Abberley 2.00 p.m. on Monday, October…
BLAINEY Maud of Three Crosses Road, Ross on Wye, passed away on Wednesday October 18, in Ross Community Hospital, following a short illness. Dearest Wife of Tom, much loved Mum to Susan, John, Michael and Chris and Nan to Melanie and Lee. Funeral will…
EMBREY Hayden passed away peacefully at Hereford County Hospital, October 17, aged 68 years. Beloved Husband of Freda, loving Father to Susan, James and Hayley, Grandad to Louise and Ashley, Great Grandaddy to Gerrard and dear Brother to Audrey. Funeral…
ROBINSON Edward William Ted suddenly on October 18, 2006 at the Forbury Nursing Home, Leominster aged 80 years. Funeral service at The Priory Church, Leominster on Thursday, October 26, at 1pm., followed by cremation. Family flowers only please…
ARROWSMITH Peter Denys of Bromyard. Peacefully at home on October 22 aged 80 years. At Peter's request, gentlemen only are welcome to attend the cremation service at Hereford Crematorium on Friday October 27, at 10am. This will be followed by a…
CHILDREN Peter's family wish to thank all relatives and friends for their many messages of sympathy and attendance at Fownhope Church. Very special thanks to the Family Doctor and Rev. Will Pridie for their wonderful care and support and to all of…