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Friday, July 3, 2020

NEWS | Drivers wait over two hours to get into Hereford Household Waste & Recycling Centre

Herefordshire Council has this morning reopened its household waste and recycling centres in Hereford and Leominster. The centres have reopened for essential use only but the council are reporting extensive queues at the Hereford site in particular.

NEWS | No further COVID-19 related deaths at hospitals in Herefordshire

NHS England has confirmed that as of 5pm yesterday, no further deaths as a result of COVID-19 had been recorded at hospitals in Herefordshire, meaning that the total number of deaths at hospitals in the county remains at 46.

NEWS | Safe phased returns planned for schools, colleges and early years settings

The safety of pupils and staff is at the forefront of planning for a phased return to education, following the Government’s announcement that schools may re-open for primary school children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 from 1 June - possibly...

NEWS | Dental Practices can reopen from 8th June

Dental Practices in England can reopen from Monday 8th June, as long as strict measures are put in place to ensure patient safety. NHS England's chief dental officer, Sara Hurley, said: "Today, we are asking that all dental practices...

TRAVEL | Road Closure – Watery Lane in Hereford

Road Closure - Watery Lane, Lower Bullingham (near Gatehouse Road junction) Hereford is closed due to emergency High Voltage Cable remedial works by Western Power. The works are expected to be completed by Friday 12th June.

NEWS | Police aware of van thefts in Fownhope area

West Mercia Police have had two reports of vans being broken into in the Fownhope area, where tools have been stolen. They have been out and about offering smart water and general security advice. Please be aware and report...

NEWS | West Midlands Trains calls for greater train driver diversity as it launches latest recruitment drive

West Midlands Trains is hoping to encourage greater diversity amongst train drivers as it launches its latest recruitment drive today (Thursday 25th June).  The rail company, which operates West Midlands Railway and London Northwestern Railway, is looking for new train drivers across its...

NEWS | Hereford University opening date delayed due to Coronavirus pandemic

Hereford’s new university will not open as planned in September due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. This is mainly down to the fact that construction work at the planned Blackfriars Street site and at Hereford Enterprise Zone...

A40 Reopens near Monmouth Following Serious RTC

The A40 has reopened southbound this morning following a serious RTC near Monmouth. The crash happened just after midnight close to the Gibraltar tunnels. There are significant delays in the area so please allow extra time if travelling in the area.

Herefordshire Businesses Shortlisted For Rural Business Awards

A number of Herefordshire businesses have been shortlisted for the forthcoming Rural Business Awards. CXCS have been shortlisted for the Best Rural Professional Services Business award. Pinstone, VoodooChilli and The Equestrian Index have been shortlisted for the Best Rural Creative or Media-based Business award. Discover Parks and Rural Concierge...