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12:05pm Tuesday 17th December 2013
12:02pm Tuesday 17th December 2013
I HAVE sat for the last two weeks wondering when our local supermarket fuel station in Leominster, was going to drop it's price of what is most people's biggest weekly bill after the mortgage. Petrol/Diesel.
4:47pm Tuesday 10th December 2013
11:17am Friday 15th November 2013
Letter from James Stevenson of Coldstone Cross, Kingstone, Hereford says respect those who oppose village housing development
11:07am Friday 15th November 2013
AFTER reading the Hereford Times of October 24, I could not believe the total arrogance of Frank Hooley in his vilification of the people of Kingstone who voted against the council to try to stop the building of 150 new homes in our village.
Letter from R G Bartup, Director, G B Liners Limited, Holmer Road, Hereford says council is doing its best in sell-off
8:00am Wednesday 6th November 2013
YOUR leading article “Council’s snub for local firms” (Hereford Times, October 17) featured a complaint by Jonathan Cook that the job of selling off a combination of junk from the attic and “crown jewels” should have been given to local companies by Herefordshire Council.
8:00am Tuesday 5th November 2013
3:00pm Monday 4th November 2013
Letter from Barbara Hall of Croft Road, Clehonger, Hereford says Queen Victoria got it right with the loos – in 1851
8:00am Monday 4th November 2013
THE continuing row about the closure of public loos reminds me that it was no less a personage than Queen Victoria herself who insisted that sufficient public conveniences must be provided to meet the needs of the people attending the Great Exhibition of 1851.
8:00am Sunday 3rd November 2013
8:00am Saturday 2nd November 2013
IF the financial situation facing local government demands that our fire services must be cut back – and I am not at all convinced that taxpayers will agree with that proposal – it would be nice to see the Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Authority lead the way by pruning some, if not all of its 25 members, who annually claim in excess of £50,000 in various expenses.
Letter from Coun Patricia Morgan, Cabinet Member, Assets and Corporate Services, Frome Ward, Herefordshire Council, says asset sell-off was done in best way
3:00pm Friday 1st November 2013
WITH reference to your article on sales of council assets (October 17), Herefordshire Council like many other councils owns many assets ranging from tiny parcels of land to offices such as Plough Lane.
8:00am Friday 1st November 2013
I READ the article about fears for tourist spending if they can’t spend a penny and the letter from Mr S Lloyd (both Hereford Times, October 17) asking if Herefordshire Council has cut back on its own loos.
Letter from Letter from Tom Fisher of Brackenberry, Bringsty Common says footpath policy is now in disarray
3:00pm Thursday 31st October 2013
8:00am Thursday 31st October 2013
I AM writing as the vicechairman of the Ledbury Locality Cluster Group which is made up of a number of parish councils (now joined by Ledbury Town Council) in order to secure better services for their constituents.
8:00am Friday 25th October 2013
Letter from Mrs Audrey Terry of Damson Tree Close, Bromyard says care and clean ward at Hereford County Hospital
3:00pm Thursday 24th October 2013
9:44am Thursday 24th October 2013
Letter from Amanda Attfield of Grenfell Road, Hereford says fight unfair parking cost at Hereford County Hospital
8:00am Thursday 24th October 2013
3:00pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013
JEMMA Charlton has kindly highlighted my recent unwillingness to support the government over military action in Syria (Readers’ Times, September 26)) a decision which subsequent events have so far appeared to vindicate.
8:00am Wednesday 23rd October 2013
Letter from Christopher Short of Aberystwyth Crescent, Barry says Afghanistan still a factionalised state
3:00pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013
WRITING in Readers’ Times (November 2012), Dr G H Ross of Hereford cited the Taliban as being “responsible for many evil actions such as the recent attempted murder of a schoolgirl who was supporting women’s education in her country”, namely Afghanistan.
8:00am Tuesday 22nd October 2013
4:58pm Monday 21st October 2013
Letter from Aubrey T Oliver, Hereford City Councillor, St Martins and Hinton Ward, Hoarwithy Road, Hereford says new shops soulless blots on our city landscape
3:00pm Monday 21st October 2013
WHILE many may debate whether the new shopping and leisure complex arising on the old livestock market will be a success or failure, there can surely be no question that the design and scale of the buildings arising along Edgar Street roundabout have never been properly discussed.
8:00am Monday 21st October 2013
Letter from Keith and Caroline Lamont of Prospect Place, Canon Pyon, Hereford say wrong to build beyond boundary
3:00pm Saturday 19th October 2013
OUR planning department has once again made a senseless decision to force through a large housing development in a village green belt, completely ignoring the fact that sufficient available land (including brownfield) is already being processed for development within the village to meet the area’s fiveyear land supply.
Letter from Gordon and Lyn McLeod of South Sizebrook, Canon Pyon, Hereford say green spaces all now endangered
8:00am Saturday 19th October 2013
YET again Herefordshire villagers and the green fields of our beautiful county have been let down by the lack of planning cohesion and the woeful inadequacy of the county planning department’s legislation.
3:00pm Friday 18th October 2013
Letter from Dr N Geeson of Kings Acre, Hereford says this will make the traffic much worse in Hereford
8:00am Friday 18th October 2013
3:00pm Thursday 17th October 2013
8:00am Thursday 17th October 2013
Letter from Coun Nick Nenadich,Aylestone Ward, Herefordshire Council says achievements to be celebrated at Aylestone Business and Enterprise College
3:00pm Wednesday 16th October 2013
I WOULD like to congratulate both the staff and pupils of Aylestone Business and Enterprise College for allowing both me and Coun Brian Wilcox an opportunity to share in a night of acknowledging the achievements of the past year at their annual speech night.
8:00am Wednesday 16th October 2013
3:00pm Tuesday 15th October 2013
Letter from Mrs Anne Parfitt-Edwards of Easton Piercy, Chippenham seeking old school friend from Wales
8:00am Tuesday 15th October 2013
3:00pm Monday 14th October 2013
Letter from Bill Gunn of Woolhope, Herefordshire says shouldn’t have to pay to park at Hereford’s County Hospital
8:00am Monday 14th October 2013
Letter from Patrick Meredith of Burmarsh Cottages, Sutton, Herefordshire says no need for bridge for so few cyclists
8:00am Sunday 13th October 2013
Letter from S W Lloyd of Paradise Court, Leominster says disgrace to sneak in and cut Edgar Street trees down
3:00pm Saturday 12th October 2013
8:00am Saturday 12th October 2013
Letter from Denise K M Lloyd of Whitehouse Drive, Kingstone, Hereford says planning system needs overhaul
3:00pm Friday 11th October 2013
Letter from Andrew and Carol Manning of Whitehouse Drive, Kingstone, Hereford says other villages to face home plans
8:00am Friday 11th October 2013
3:00pm Thursday 10th October 2013
Letter from Mrs Sasha Bowers of Green Lane Crescent, Yarpole says Herefordshire Council school bus plan is wrong
8:00am Thursday 10th October 2013
8:00am Wednesday 9th October 2013
8:00am Tuesday 8th October 2013
8:00am Tuesday 8th October 2013
Letter from Coun Alan Seldon, Herefordshire Independent Bromyard, Herefordshire says we need answers not just criticism
3:00pm Monday 7th October 2013
I WRITE with reference to the letter from Councillors Bowen, Matthews and Hardwick, Hereford Times, September 19, purporting to be the leaders of the Herefordshire Independents published in last week’s Hereford Times.
8:00am Monday 7th October 2013
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