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  • Temporary speed limit for Herefordshire main road

    A TEMPORARY 30mph speed limit will be put in place along a Herefordshire main road. El Dorado festival returns to Herefordshire next weekend from Thursday (June 30) to Monday (July 4) after a two-year break due to Covid. The A438 Eastnor area

  • Hereford musician’s song features on Love Island

    A HEREFORDSHIRE musician has said it was a “surreal” moment when his song featured on a popular ITV programme. Jake Gamble, who goes by Jake of Diamonds, is a singer songwriter from Hereford who has become a popular face around the county

  • Cost to Herefordshire of building 'moratorium' laid bare

    The block on building across much of Herefordshire has already cost the county £316 million in “lost” investment. This is the finding of a study by property services firm Lichfields on the impact of several “moratoriums” arising from guidance to

  • No takers for this 'remote' Herefordshire gastro-pub

    Efforts have resumed to turn a Herefordshire country pub and restaurant into a four-bedroom house, after no takers could be found to revive the business. The Jolly Frog, on the A4113 near Leintwardine on the Herefordshire-Shropshire border, closed

  • Hereford restaurant takes on empty building

    A HEREFORD restaurant has moved across the city to bring new life to an empty building. Simply Thai Kitchen has moved from Widemarsh Street to St Owen’s Street in Hereford. It serves authentic Thai food using fresh ingredients, freshly cooked

  • Accused man denies burgling Hereford home for an Xbox

    AN ACCUSED man has denied burgling a house in Hereford. Robert Westmore appeared before magistrates in Hereford accused of one count of burglary. The court heard he is accused of having entered a home in Hereford's Green Wilding Road as a trespasser

  • The Perfume Shop launches summer sale on designer fragrances

    Whether you’re hoping to find a new summer scent or your favourite has ran out, there’s no need to panic. The Perfume Shop has launched a summer sale, giving customers the chance to save on designer brands. Fragrances from Marc Jacobs, Paco

  • Aldi and Lidl: What's in the middle aisles from Thursday June 23

    The middle aisle of both Aldi and Lidl are popular with shoppers keen to find a bargain on anything from gardening tools to clothing. Whether it’s Aldi’s Specialbuys or Lidl’s Middle of Lidl, the latest offers are always worth checking out and

  • Hereford shop owner: Old Market plans are a 'disaster'

    A HEREFORD shop owner and former councillor has labelled a local business's proposed move to the Old Market shopping centre as a 'disaster'. Mark Hubbard, who runs Fodder in Church Street, says that MandM Direct's possible move to the retail development

  • Met Office weather: storm warning in force for Herefordshire

    A WEATHER warning is in force for Herefordshire today. The county may be waking up to sunshine this morning (June 23) after stunning summer weather yesterday, but a Met Office yellow warning for thunderstorms is in force from 10am to midnight.

  • Twice-the-limit Herefordshire Mercedes driver found guilty

    A MERCEDES driver has been banned from the roads after he was caught in Hereford while more than twice the limit. Stewart Leishman was found guilty by magistrates in Hereford after previously entering a not guilty plea. The court heard the

  • Hundreds walked Herefordshire’s new 154-mile route

    A 154-MILE circular walking trail has been relaunched in Herefordshire with over 100 walkers taking it on. The walking route has been given 2,000 new golden way markers, pathways have been cleared, and a campaign by Visit Herefordshire is urging

  • Why Hereford is getting 40 new CCTV cameras

    NEW cameras, lighting and a CCTV equipped van are being used in Hereford to battle violence against women. The Time for Change campaign calls on every person in Herefordshire to play their part in ending male violence against women and girls, and

  • Delays likely due to roadworks on busy Hereford road

    For all the drivers looking to get out and about on Herefordshire's roads today, here is an update on the latest closures and roadworks that could affect your journey. Roadworks likely to cause delays on Roman Road near to the Starting Gate roundabout

  • (William) Lawrence CBE DL VMH Banks

    BANKS Lawrence CBE DL VMH (William) On Tuesday 14th June, passed away peacefully at home. Aged 84. Much loved husband, father, and grandfather. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 7th July at St Marys Church, Kington, Herefordshire at 2:00pm.

  • Monica Pauline (Mon) Southall

    SOUTHALL Monica Pauline (Mon) Passed away peacefully on Monday 23rd May 2022, aged 89. Beloved wife of the late George Southall, Mother of Peter, Paul and Gary. Mother-in-Law to Caroline and Nicky. A loving Grandmother, Nan and Great Grandmother. A service

  • Colin Addis

    ADDIS Colin Of Kingsland Passed away at home on 15th June 2022, aged 75 years. Devoted Husband of Sue. Much loved Brother, Uncle, Great Uncle and Great Great Uncle. Will be missed dearly by all his family and friends. The Funeral Service will take place

  • Isobel Elizabeth Crockett (née Taylor)

    CROCKETT Isobel Elizabeth (née Taylor) Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 7th 2022, aged 86 years. A much loved Sister and Aunt who will be sadly missed. The funeral service will take place at Hereford Crematorium on Thursday, June 30th at 2.15pm

  • Robert Stephens

    STEPHENS Robert (Bob) Of Almeley Passed away peacefully on Friday 17th June 2022, aged 67 years. A loving Husband, Father and Grandfather. The Funeral Service will be held at the Church of St Mary, Almeley on Saturday 2nd July 2022 at 1pm, followed by

  • David John Cecil CBE DL DAVENPORT

    DAVENPORT David John Cecil CBE DL Died peacefully on 16th June 2022, aged 87. Much-loved husband of Lindy and father of Sara, Alicia and James and adored grandfather to his six grandchildren. Private family funeral, with thanksgiving service to take place

  • Charles Albert (Bert) MBE Bason

    BASON Charles Albert MBE (Bert) of Clungunford. Passed away peacefully on Friday 10th June 2022 aged 91 years. Much loved brother of Fred, Jim and Mary, Uncle and Great Uncle. Funeral Service at St. Cuthbert's Church, Clungunford on Wednesday 29th June

  • Toss (Rosalyn) Davis

    DAVIS Toss (Rosalyn) June 21st, 2014. May the winds of heaven blow swiftly and whisper in your ear, how much we love and miss you and wish that you were here. Love always Sue, Geoff and Julie and the rest of the family xxx

  • Ralph Edward Horner

    HORNER Ralph Edward 1941 - 2022 Much loved Husband of Angie. Stepdad to Andrea and Richard. Grandad to Jamie, Caitlin and Thomas Funeral to take place at The Gwent Crematorium, Croesyceiliog on the 7th July at 11.30 with refreshments at The Green Meadow

  • Chas Ashby

    ASHBY Chas 27.6.2020 Two years of hell without you, heart's still broken because of circumstances. A man in a million and missed by so many. 8.3.1. forever Love you always Jude xxx

  • Stan and Mary Tozer

    TOZER Stan June 29th, 1995 Mary June 4th, 2013 They have gone across the river, To the shore of evergreen. And we long to see their faces, but the river flows between. Someday, sometime, we shall see, The faces we loved so well, Someday we will clasp

  • Muriel Olive Bellamy

    BELLAMY Muriel Olive of Upper Penalt, Kings Caple. Passed away peacefully at home aged 91 years. Loving wife of Arthur. Much loved Mum, Granny and Great Granny. She will be missed by many. Cremation at Forest of Dean Crematorium on Monday 27th June at

  • Wilfred Keith (Keith) Bevan

    BEVAN Wilfred Keith (Keith) of Oak House, formerly of Lenaston Farm, Pencoyd. Passed away peacefully at home on 12th June 2022 aged 86 years. A much loved husband of Ashleen, father to Neil, Colin, Robert and Jillian and Grandfather. A family cremation

  • Julia Gwendoline (Gwen) Legge

    LEGGE Julia Gwendoline (Gwen) Of Thornbury, passed away peacefully on 11th June, 2022. Aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Charles, devoted mother of Nigel, Brian, Derek, Peter and the late Roger, much loved grandmother and great grandmother, who

  • Haydn Godfrey Atkins

    ATKINS Haydn Godfrey Died peacefully at home on Sunday June 5th aged 88 years. Beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother. The Funeral Service will take place at the Church of St Mary Pembridge at 2pm on Thursday June 30th. Family flowers only,

  • Thomas Sexton

    SEXTON Thomas Working right up to the last minute, he peacefully passed away on 7th June 2022 aged 91 years. Devoted Husband of 72 years to Nancy. An inspiration to his whole family, this dearly beloved Father, Father-in-Law, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather

  • Cynthia (Mary) Hedley

    HEDLEY Cynthia (Mary) formerly of College Estate Hereford. Passed away at Stretton Nursing Home on 15th June 2022 aged 83 years. Wife of the Late Jim, devoted mum to Paul, Stephen, Robert, Martin, Guy & the late Phillip. The funeral service will take

  • Bryan Ashley (Oscar) Byard

    BYARD Bryan Ashley (Oscar) Passed away peacefully on 26th May 2022 at Hereford County Hospital aged 78 years. A funeral service will take place at Hereford Crematorium on Tuesday 28th June 2022 at 1.15pm. Please wear Black. Family flowers only but donations

  • Mary Legge

    LEGGE Mary Formerly of Bodenham. Passed away peacefully, at Newstead Nursing Home, Hereford on June 19th 2022, aged 92 years. Wife of the late George. Much loved Mum to Helen, Jane and Kate, Mother in Law, Nan and Great Nan who will be sadly missed. The

  • Pamela Clemons

    CLEMONS Pamela Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 5th May 2022, aged 94 years. A graveside service will take place at Kington Cemetery on Tuesday 28th June at 11:00am. Donations, if desired, to RSPCA, PDSA and the Dogs Trust. For further information

  • Ken Moore

    MOORE Ken of Quarry Road and former employee of Painter Brothers, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 19th June 2022 aged 99 years. Husband of the late Mavis, father of the late Elaine Furber and grandfather to Jessica and Georgina. The funeral

  • Clarence Edgar (Clarrie) Attfield

    ATTFIELD Clarence Edgar (Clarrie) Passed away on 30th May 2022 aged 95 years. Loving Husband of Ursula and dear Father of James, Richard, Michael, Helen, Amanda, Deborah and Catherine. He will be much missed by his family and his friends. The funeral

  • Tess Williams

    WILLIAMS Tess Happy 40th Birthday Tess. Love Ashley, Jude, Niamh, Mum, Anne, Hayley, Jimmy, Alfie and Max. June 28th

  • Steve McGreevy

    McGREEVY Steve Died at Hereford County Hospital on 1st June. Funeral to be held at Hereford Crematorium on Friday 8th July at 3.15.

  • Lucinda Rosamond Aldrich-Blake

    ALDRICH-BLAKE Lucinda Rosamond Passed away peacefully at home on June 4th, after a long illness, aged 83 years. Funeral at 10.30 am on Friday July 1st, at the Church of St.Lawrence, Weston-under-Penyard. Donations, if wished, to St Michael's Hospice,

  • Brian Eric Kemp

    KEMP Brian Eric Sadly Passed away at Home on Friday 10th June 2022. Loving Husband of 57 years to Angela. Cherished Father to Dominic, Julien, Melanie and Natasha and a treasured Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. He will be dearly missed by all of the

  • Brian Francis Beale

    BEALE Brian Francis Of Bromyard. Passed away on June 18th 2022, aged 70 years. Beloved Husband of Carol. Father to Michael and Matthew, Step Father to Alan, Keith, Kevin and Alwyn, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. The funeral service will take place

  • Carlton Davies

    DAVIES Carlton June 27th, 1972. Treasured Birthday memories of our beloved Son Carlton Happy Birthday darling All our love always Mum and Dad. xx

  • Mary Prosser

    PROSSER Mary Sadly passed away on 15th June 2022 aged 90 years. Loving Wife of the late Lyndon. Beloved Mother of Michael and Grandmother of Elizabeth. Mary's family wish to extend their sincere thanks to her home carers and the staff at Credenhill Court

  • Patricia Ann Haines

    HAINES Patricia Ann Passed away peacefully on 5th June surrounded by her family at Hereford County Hospital aged 80 years. Wife of David, Mum to Adrian and Guy, and Nana to five grandchildren. Funeral service at St. Pauls, Tupsley on Tuesday 28th June