Skydiving suspended at Shobdon after four months

Due to recent restrictions now imposed on by the CAA, it is no longer viable for Skydive Shobdon to parachute at Shobdon Aerodrome alongside the other aerial activities. The organisers are extremely disappointed and would like to thank all of their customers and staff for...

Road closed after lorry hits bridge

The A465 at Pontrilas was closed for a short while yesterday after a lorry struck a railway bridge. The closure was in place shortly before 4pm. The road had reopened by 6pm. Thankfully nobody was hurt in the incident.

Dog stolen during burglary in Hampton Bishop

A house in Hampton Bishop was burgled last night with a number of tools stolen. However, what made the burglary even worse was that the person responsible also took the families much loved pet dog. Several posts have been shared across social media as people from...

Pharmacy Opening Hours (Bank Holiday Monday)

The final Bank Holiday weekend of 2018 is approaching us fast. Below, you will find the opening hours of pharmacies across the county.

B4224 Closed at Hampton Bishop due to serious RTC

The B4224 at Hampton Bishop is closed due to what emergency services are describing as a serious RTC. Police, Ambulance and Fire crews are on the scene. The road is closed in both directions and is expected to remain closed for some time.

Plans submitted for mixed use retail and residential development in Commercial Street

Plans have been submitted to turn a section of the former Chadds units in Hereford into a mix of three retail units with residential space on the floors above. The plans, submitted this week to Herefordshire Council would see the units redeveloped, with much needed...

Mobile Ward installed at Hereford County Hospital to support with Winter demand

A mobile ward with six beds has arrived at Hereford County Hospital to help manage the increase in demands on hospital services. This is particularly key as the Trust prepares for winter pressures which are only a few months away, but also a reflection of...

Ross Cider raise £15,000 for Hope

Ross Cider raises whopping £15,000 for Hope Ross on Wye Cider and Perry Company, based at the Yew Tree Peterstow, has raised an incredible £15,000 for Hope Support Services over the last five years. From offering the venue for free to host events like wine tasting...

Thunderstorm warning for Herefordshire

The Met Office has issued a Weather Warning covering Herefordshire. Heavy showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop throughout this afternoon with torrential downpours and lightning a possibility. Some areas may miss the downpours altogether but 20-30mm of rain could fall within a short period of...

Indoor Adventure Golf Course given the go ahead

Plans for an indoor adventure golf course at Symonds Yat West have been given the go ahead by Herefordshire Council. The plans include redeveloping the former garden centre into an adventure golf and service centre. We’ll have further news once redevelopment gets underway.