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  • Autumn treats at Ludlow Assembly Rooms

    THE jewel in the autumn crown at Ludlow Assembly Rooms is the arrival of a major exhibition, Titanic Honour and Glory, chosen as one of the top five exhibitions in the UK by The Times. It’s an exhibition that’s already been seen by more than two million

  • Music on a summer evening in Kington

    COME and enjoy music on a summer evening at Kington Baptist Church in Bridge Streeton August 17 at 7.30pm. There will be songs from the shows and light operetta with Cathy Gasowski (soprano), Tom Durston-Smith (bass/baritone) and Jason Fisher (accompanist

  • Orcop Church Fete

    ORCOP Church Fete is being held on August 29 at Orcop Village Hall at 2.30pm. There will be a display of classic and vintage competitions including children's fancy dress, the theme is wedding or a nursery rhyme character and a drawing of a farm scene

  • Llanfair Wakes

    THIS year's Llanfair Wakes will take place on Saturday at 2.30pm on the Joan Adams Field and in the Everest Hall, Llanfairwaterdine. This year there will be a scarecrow competition which hopefully will have a large number of entries, a craft, cookery

  • Garden open day at Hollywell Kennels and Cattery

    WANDER around the lovely gardens at Hollywell Kennels and Cattery, Hollywell Farm, Dinedor, then enjoy a delicious cream tea on Sunday between 2pm and 5pm. Entrance £2 adults, £1 children. Plants, books, bric a brac and homemade cakes for sale. Call 01432

  • Kingsland Flower Show

    KINGSLAND Flower Show will be held at the Coronation Hall in KIngsland near Leominster on Saturday. The show opens at 2pm with the presentation of cups at 3.30pm.

  • Farmers' Market in Fownhope

    FOWNHOPE Farmers Market will be held tomorrow (Friday) from 3pm to 5pm in the village hall with local produce and crafts.

  • Ben gets huge Knighton welcome home.

    SLIGHTLY weary looking walkers Ben Licence and his 12-year-old nephew Joe Matthews were was welcomed back to Knighton by a large crowd of cheering family and friends as they completed their walk from London to Knighton. Although Joe didn’t walk all

  • Tref-y-Clawdd Rugby

    TREF-Y-CLAWDD rugby first team have been promoted from the Mid-Wales League to the Swalec League Division 7. Their first match will be away to Treharris on September 3 and their first home game on September 10 against Abersychan. All the teams they

  • Forthcoming events in Knighton

    MARKET - This Saturday’s Knighton food and craft market will be the only market this month due to the Knighton Carnival on August 27 falling on the same weekend. The market will be held at the Knighton Community Centre from 9.30am till 1pm with new stalls

  • No significant disorder in Hereford overnight

    Police have confirmed that there were no incidents of any serious disorder in Hereford city centre last night. There were rumours circulating on Facebook and Twitter that there might be trouble in the city in light of what has happened throughout

  • Case of mistaken identity for Golden Lion's cockatiel

    HE was a star of Saturday morning TV who delighted millions of youngsters with his chirpy behaviour. But Magic the cockatiel never escaped the clutches of Timmy Mallett – and definitely has not perched at Hereford’s Golden Lion pub.

  • Wellington garden show

    GARDEN SHOW - The garden club will be holding its annual show on Saturday, in the community centre and viewing is open to the public from 2pm. Entry is free and in addition to the exhibits on display there will be a raffle, refreshments and plants for

  • Bodenham fun ride

    FUN RIDE - September 3, at Broadfield Court, Bodenham. First rider 10am, last rider 1pm. Open to riders, walkers and cyclists, A rare opportunity to take in the stunning scenery of the historic Broadfield Court Estate and surrounding farms, approx ten

  • Dilwyn young farmers annual dinner

    ANNUAL DINNER - The Dilwyn Young Farmers Club annual dinner will be held at Home Farm, Eardisland, by kind permission of Mr and Mrs C Hanson and family this Sunday. Tickets £10 from Jack Hanson 01544 318250 or Daintree Griffiths 01568 720275. A bar will

  • Canon Pyon thank you from British Legion

    THANK YOU - May I as secretary of the Canon Pyon branch of the British Legion, thank all those who attended our ninetieth anniversary celebration garden party, held at The Old Post Office, Kings Pyon, we raised over £400 for the poppy appeal. Thank you

  • Peterchurch gardening club annual cream tea and show

    CREAM TEA AND SHOW - Peterchurch and District gardening club will be holding their annual cream tea and show on August 20, at 2pm in the garden of Mr and Mrs Wosket at Wesley Place, Peterchurch. Entry £3 to include cream tea and raffle ticket. Entries

  • Bishops Frome and Fromes Hill community singing

    SINGING - Community singing for fun and health starts at Bishops Frome village centre on September 2, at 7.30 pm. The emphasis will be on having a good sing and lots of laughs. The focus will be on sea shanties, recently made popular by the Cornish group

  • Almeley Friday club and craft club

    FRIDAY CLUB - The next meeting of the club will be at Bridge Farm, Almeley, by invitation of Olive Morgan, at 3pm till 4.30pm on September 2. This event, will be combined with the monthly church fund raiser, the last of which was attended by 17 ladies

  • Event in Ewyas Harold

    Ewyas Harold TRAIDCRAFT - There will be an opportunity to purchase 'Fair Trade' goods at Koffi Pot tomorrow (Friday) 10am - 12noon in the Baptist Hall, all are welcome. ORGAN RECITAL - On Saturday, David Chandler from St. Mary's Almondsbury will be

  • Eardisley show, draw winners and tennis club

    SHOW - The annual Eardisley village show will be held at Sheepcroft on Bank Holiday Monday, August 29. There will be all the usual attractions, in addition to which there will be a fun dog show, clay pigeon shoot, pig racing, show jumping,and gymkhana

  • Events happing in Presteigne

    Presteigne VILLAGE SHOW - The Norton Annual Village Show takes place this Saturday at Home Farm Fields by kind permission from The Lloyd Family. The horse show and car boot sale start at 12 midday and the dog show at 2pm. The show will be officially

  • Parish meeting and cricket match in Bishop's Frome

    Bishops Frome & Fromes Hill PARISH PLAN MEETING - Tomorrow, Friday, there will be a public meeting in the Village Centre to discuss a proposal that Bishop’s Frome and Fromes Hill would benefit from having its own Parish Plan. Lynda Wilcox from the

  • Table Top Sale and Orchard Walk in Ocle Pychard

    Ocle Pychard/Much Cowarne SUMMER BOUNTY - There will be a Table Top Sale of ‘Summer Bounty’ at Burley Gate Village Hall next Friday, August 19, from 6 pm till 8 pm. Surplus plants, vegetables, fruit, jams, preserves and cakes are all welcome. Tables,

  • Open day at Wye Valley Brewery

    Stoke Lacy FRIENDSHIP CLUB -The Club will meet in the Village Hall at 10.30 am next Tuesday, when the guest speaker will be giving a talk entitled ‘I live in an old people’s home’. The meeting will be followed, at 12 noon, by the second in a series

  • Malvern Theatres releases exciting autumn programme

    WITH the usual exciting programme of everything from drama to dance and talks to tribute acts, Malvern Theatres’ autumn programme once again spoils its audience for choice. Well-known names from stage and screen will be taking to the Malvern

  • Four Herefordshire men complete tractor ride across Britain

    FOUR men from Herefordshire have completed a tractor ride across Britain for good causes. Driving from John O’Groats to Lands End seems a daunting and lengthy task in a car, let alone in a vintage tractor. But Mike Patrick, Brian Jones, Nigel Hantschar

  • Hereford Summer Show

    SUMMER SHOW - The Guild of Herefordshire craftsmen are having their summer show at Ledbury Market House from August 15-31, every day 10am till 4.30pm free admission.

  • Wellington coffee morning

    COFFEE MORNING - The regular monthly coffee morning is tomorrow (Friday). As usual it will be between 10.30am and noon at the community centre adjacent to the school. Entry is free, and there will be tea, coffee and a variety of tempting home made goodies

  • Flower Show at Moccas Village Hall

    MOCCAS Flower Show deadline for entries is 12 noon today (Thursday). The show takes place on Saturday at Moccas Village Hall from 2pm, prize-giving at 2.30pm, raffle, produce stall. Show to be opened by Mr and Mrs Whittall. Everyone welcome.

  • Vintage rally in Knighton

    THE annual Teme Valley Vintage Rally took place at Llanshay Farm at the weekend. As usual there was a large turnout of vintage vehicles and machinery including tractors, cars, lorries, motorbikes and static engines. The dog show proved

  • Fete success in Bredwardine

    Hello, St Andrew's Fete in Bredwardine Bredwardine was again blessed with good weather for our St Andrew's Fete, which was held last Saturday. The Grand Tug of War was a great success! Thanks to everyone who helped and supported in the

  • Eardisland bowling

    BOWLING - Eardisland bowling club made it five consecutive wins when beating Bromyard 71 shots to 53 at home on Sunday in a triples match. Best rink was skip Tony Stokes playing with Alan Holloway and Doug Tantrum who won 23-7, whilst there were also

  • Knit-in for Romania support in Bodenham

    Bodenham GARDENING CLUB - The Club’s 29th annual show will be in the Parish Hall on August 20. Entries should be taken to the Parish Hall between 9 am and 10.45 am and must be set up by 11am prompt. Entry to the show will be £1, to include refreshments

  • Bredwardine and Brobury draw winners and village market

    DRAW - Friends of St Andrew's 100 club August draw. Kids add a great dimension to life. The August draw was held on August 4, at the Red Lion Hotel, Bredwardine. Sincere thanks to Jane, Paul, Michael and Kai Shea who at the last minute came to

  • Westfields and Lads Club hit opening day goal trail

    BRACES from Daryl Addis and Craig Jones fired Westfields to an outstanding triumph on the opening day of the Midland Alliance campaign. A 40-yard chip from Bobby Aldrich rounded off the scoring for much-fancied Westfields, who opened up a 2

  • A feast of entertainment at Malvern Theatres this autumn

    ONE of the great pleasures of the late summer is planning the autumn’s entertainment as brochures for the new season arrive in your inbox or drop through the letterbox. And, with the usual exciting programme of everything from drama to dance and talks

  • Phyllis Annie DAVIES

    DAVIES Phyllis Annie August 11, 2009. Thinking of you today and always. Love Geoff, Lesley, Alexandra, Rae and Jean.

  • Sheila VIRGO

    VIRGO Sheila Happy 65th Birthday on August 11, 2011. Love Lesley, Geoff, Alexandra and Rae.

  • Claire Newman

    NEWMAN Claire Darling baby of Jean and the late Ernie, sister of Stella. Remembered with love on her 41st Birthday tomorrow.

  • Heather Gibbons

    GIBBONS Heather Congratulations on your 1st with Hons B.Sc. Sport Rehabilitation. We are so proud of you. Love Dad, Mum and Duncan.

  • Sheila Virgo

    VIRGO Sheila Happy 65th Birthday. With all our love to a wonderful wife and mum from Wesley, Keeley, Matthew and Lizzie

  • Rob Neate

    NEATE Rob Happy 40th Birthday Chicken! Love from Elaine, Finlay and Maddison xxx

  • Charles Morgan

    MORGAN Charles (Charlie) Tragically died in a road accident 9 August, 1981. A truly wonderful father and grandfather still loved and remembered by all his Family. His love, kindness, generosity and humour lives on in our hearts and he is often spoken

  • Hannah Pollock

    POLLOCK Hannah August 13, 2011. Happy 21st Birthday. Love Dad, Mum.

  • Linda Gwilliam

    GWILLIAM Linda. The Family wish to thank everyone for their messages of sympathy, sharing of memories and loving support during her illness and after her passing. Also to thank all who attended Linda's Funeral and their generosity in donations to St

  • Rob Wright

    WRIGHT Rob This cute little boy is 18 today. Love from all the Family. xxx

  • HARRY DAINTY

    DAINTY Harry Fondly remembered, sadly missed on August 15. Always in our thoughts. God bless. From Doris, Alan and Lyn, Lyn, Andrew and Lilian and all the Family

  • amy jade sadler

    SADLER Amy Jade August 14. What a cutie!! A very happy sweet 16th Birthday. Lots of love from Mum, Dad, Ben, Chloe and Charlie xxxx

  • eileen brewer

    BREWER Eileen August 14, 2010. A wonderful mum and nan. We miss you now, Our hearts are sore, As time goes by we miss you more, Your loving smile, Your gentle face , No one can ever fill your vacant place. Forever in our hearts. Love always Karen

  • KATHLEEN JEAN JEFFREYS

    JEFFREYS Kathleen Jean Treasured memories of our dearly loved sister and aunty Jean. August 11, 1983. Always loved, often remembered. Dulcie, Brian, and nieces Clair, Nicola and Rachel.

  • Bill Taylor

    TAYLOR Bill Treasured memories of my dear husband Bill, who passed away August 9, 2004. Gone from my home, but never from my heart From loving wife Eileen

  • colin oliver

    OLIVER Colin. On August 3, 2011, peacefully at home in Ryeland Street, aged 73 years. Much loved husband of Dot and a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. The Funeral Service will take place at Holy Trinity Church on Friday, August

  • Bill Slocombe

    SLOCOMBE Bill Died August 15, 1979 We love and miss you now and always Janet, Tony, Michael, Russell and Jeremy

  • Nancy Irene MORGAN

    MORGAN Nancy Irene August 10, 1925. You've gone to rest before your time To think it's been twenty years Where has the time gone? Miss you so much, Love you and always will The memories I have of you and dad will never leave me. Lots of good and

  • JOHN RICHARD HALL

    HALL John Richard. Finally lost his battle with Cancer and died peacefully on Sunday, August 7. Much loved husband to Gill and father to Susan and Richard. He will be deeply missed by all his Family and Friends. Funeral details from Dawe Brothers, Westfaling

  • mary nash

    NASH Mary. Passed away peacefully at Hereford County Hospital on August, 6, and formerly of The Cwm Farm, Whitney on wye. Much loved mother, mother in law, grandmother and great grandmother and friend, aged 93 years. For Funeral arrangements please contact

  • Jean Lathem

    LATHAM Jean Margaret (nee Dawson) Passed away peacefully at Oakland's Nursing Home, after coping bravely with a long illness, aged 83 years. Loving wife of James, mother of Kate and husband Michael. Much loved nana to Tim, Sam and Lucy and their wives

  • EILEEN BREWER

    BREWER Eileen October 18, 1950 August 14, 2010. My darling wife, You went to sleep so quickly, No time to say goodbye, You're in the arms of Jesus and we were left to weep and cry. We wanted you to stay with us With your undying love, But Jesus needed

  • Rita Jane Davies

    DAVIES. Rita Jane. Lesley Anne would like to thank everyone for all their kindness and comforting expressions of love and sympathy received with the sad bereavement of her mum. Also for all the donations received for St Richard's Hospice and The Injured

  • Dora Clark

    CLARK Dora. Of Marden, Hereford. Formerly of Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Passed away peacefully at home on August 5, 2011, aged 89. Cherished mum, mother in law, grandmother and great grandmother. The Funeral Service will be held at St Mary The Virgin

  • NICOLA DAVIS

    DAVIS Nicola Happy 2010th Birthday!! Love from all the static nutters xxxx

  • Christopher Crozher

    CROZIER. Christopher. Of Whitney on Wye, died peacefully at home on August 3, aged 68 years. The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 11 at Clifford Church at 3 p.m. Family flowers only. If desired donations, for Marie Curie Cancer Care and

  • gerald brian stubbs

    STUBBS Gerald Brian. On August 8, 2011, peacefully at St Michael,s Hospice, aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Pat, much loved father of Janet, Christopher, Timothy, Sarah and Zoe and a loving grandfather. Funeral Service at Hereford Crematorium on Friday

  • GLADYS LEE

    LEE Gladys. Of Little Dewchurch in August 2, peacefully in her sleep at home aged 80 years. Loving wife of the late Robert (Frank), much loved mum of Antony and the late Glenys, mother in law to Andrea and nanna to Carrie, Jordan and Ellis. Will be sadly

  • Brenda (nee Lawford) Williams

    WILLIAMS (nee Lawford). Brenda. On August 4, at St Michaels Hospice. Beloved wife of the late Goff. Loving sister of Jean and Marion. Special aunt to Stuart, Julia, Sally and Families. The Funeral Service will be held at Hereford Crematorium on Friday

  • Esther and Ron Jenkins

    JENKINS Esther and Ron August 16 1951. Congratulations on your Diamond Wedding Anniversary. Lots of love. Margaret, Bob and Ian.

  • Claire Louise Barlow

    BARLOW Claire Louise. Of Manor Cottage, Presteigne. Tragically on August 5, 2011, aged 24 years. Much loved daughter of Mike and Elaine, devoted sister of Katie and adored grandaughter of Stella. She will be greatly missed by her many Family and Friends

  • John Wainwright

    WAINWRIGHT. John. Of Chestnut Drive and formerly of Much Birch. On August 8, peacefully at Hereford County Hospital, aged 83 years. Much loved husband of Florence, dad to Robert, Richard, Russell and Martin, grandad and great grandad. Will be sadly missed

  • Marie Green

    GREEN Marie Happy Birthday mummy. August 11 2011. Lots of love. Abigail and Charlotte. xx

  • Andy Boulter

    BOULTER Andy August 13, 2011. Have a wonderful 60th Birthday. All my love Jo. xxx

  • Helen and Andrew OWEN

    OWEN Helen and Andrew Gods precious gift of a son Toby William James born August 2, 6lbs 14oz. Absolutely gorgeous. All our love, Mum, Kel and uncle Matthew. xx

  • Basil and Chris Lewis

    LEWIS Basil and Chris To very special parents on your 50th Wedding Anniversary. Lots of love Sharon and Ian, Kevin and Jo. xxx

  • Dave Boucher

    BOUCHER Dave Always on my mind. Forever in my heart. Love as always Penny. x Dad, we all love you. Ryan, Zoe and Arron.

  • Marguerite and Walter Grimsley

    GRIMSLEY Marguerite and Walter (Wally) Wish to thank all our Relatives and Friends, also Helpers who celebrated our Golden Anniversary weekend. All donations went to Marie Curie Unit, St Richards Hospice xxx

  • Gary and Kim Jackson

    JACKSON Gary and Kim Congratulations on 25 years. May you enjoy many more happy years. Love Mum, Rob, Claire and Families

  • Nicola Davis

    DAVIS Nicola August 14. Happy 30th Birthday. Love Mum, Dad and Family xxx

  • Allan Dallow

    DALLOW Allan Would like to say a big thank you to Family and Friends who made his 60th Birthday party so special. Also, for the cards and presents received

  • Jo MECKE-DAVIS

    MECKE-DAVIS Joe Happy 13th Birthday. All our love Mum, Jack, Grandad, Grandma, Aunties, Uncles and Cousins xxx

  • Maryann Philpotts

    PHILPOTTS Maryann August 14. Happy 40th Birthday. Love Mum and Len. xxx

  • Doe Czernay

    CZERNAY Doe. Formerly of Westfaling Street, Hereford died peacefully in the Royal Free Hospital London on August 5, 2011, aged 58 years. Dearly loved sister to Lidka and a special friend to Christopher. She will be sadly missed by all Family and Friends

  • SARAH ELIZABETH EVANS

    EVANS Sarah Elizabeth Remembering our beautiful granddaughter and niece, Sarah. August 25, 1988. Always loved, never forgotten. Granny and Pampa (Smith), Aunty Clair and Aunty Rachel

  • john rogers

    ROGERS John August 8, 1993. Much loved husband and father, never forgotten. Pat and Victoria xx

  • Audrey Lilian (nee Powell) Boalch

    BOALCH The Family wish to thank Relatives, Friends and Neighbours for their kind messages of sympathy and support, attendance at the Funeral Service and donations given in memory of Audrey.

  • Glenys Williams

    WILLIAMS Glenys August 17 2007. The tears in our eyes we can wipe away. The ache in our heart will always stay. All our love Jane, Tony, Mark, Julie, Stephanie and Lee xx

  • Sheila Eva Mary Jay

    JAY Sheila Eve Mary August 16 2010. Remembering a wonderful wife, mum and nanny. One year has passed since you were called away. Always in our thoughts, remembered every day. Love and miss you. Your Roy, Bernadette, Andrew and Families x

  • Mabel Burton

    BURTON Mabel. Of Chickward Farm. Passed away peacefully at home on August 9, 2011, aged 91 years. Sadly missed by all her Family. Family flowers only, donations, if desired to St Mary's Church, Kington and Kington District Nurses. For Funeral arrangements

  • elli (Ellen) Maria hine

    HINE Elli Maria (Ellen). Many thanks to all who attended Ellen's Funeral and gave donations for the British Diabetic Association. Special thanks to Doctors and Nurses at Hereford County Hospital, Ross Community Hospital, Kington Court Community Care

  • Michael David (Ball of Madley) Ball

    BALL. Michael David. (Ball of Madley). Of Crossways, Eaton Bishop. Peacefully at Hereford County Hospital, on August 7 2011, aged 72 years. Loving husband of Susan, father of Tim, Steven and James. Will be sadly missed by all who knew him. The Funeral

  • Caroline (Carol) PHILILPS

    PHILLIPS Caroline (Carol). Of Mayberry Avenue on August 6, peacefully at Hereford County Hospital, aged 63 years. Much loved wife of Vic. Will be sadly missed. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 16, at Hereford Crematorium at 1.30 p.m

  • Greg Thomas

    THOMAS Greg 'The one & only' August 13. We never need a special day to bring you to our mind. For days without a thought of you are just not there to find. We cannot send a Birthday card, Your hand we cannot touch. But we will send our greetings

  • Peter Bishop

    BISHOP. Peter. Aged 77. Peacefully in his sleep on August 4, 2011. Much loved husband of Tricia and father of Sarah, Roger, Nicholas and Richard, grandfather of twelve. Memorial Service at St Mary's Church, Brilley, Friday, August 12 2011 at 2 p.m. Donations

  • Marie Green

    GREEN Marie Happy 10th Wedding Anniversary August 11 2011. Lots of love. James. xx