SCAMS!!!!!! MESSAGE FROM THE PCSO.

SCAMS!!!!!!  MESSAGE FROM THE PCSO. A Rural Watch member has kindly let us know about a white van (VRM not obtained) with ‘Highways Contracting’ on the side and orange light on the roof, cold calling offering surplus ‘fibre dressing’ (for driveways) for sale in the Bringsty area.  Although not our patch, we have a similar […]

HEROES WANTED FOR A GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN

Herefordshire Heroes wanted for Great British Spring Clean Herefordshire Council is backing a campaign to get half a million people out and about cleaning up their local communities throughout March 2017. The brand new Great British Spring Clean will roll out for the first time in 2017, with a view to it becoming an annual […]

The Organist Entertains – Saturday 11th March 2017 7.00pm

THE ORGANIST ENTERTAINS… Join Guest Organist James Wall From ‘The Planets’ to ‘The Phantom’ at St Peter’s Church, Bromyard, on Saturday 11th March,  7pm for 7.30 A graduate of Cardiff University and a former Organ Scholar and now Organist at Malvern Priory, James is Director of Music at Lucton School. His programme will range from classics […]

Celebrate the Community Spirit of our Town

An invitation to all who live, work, play, shop or study in or around Bromyard  – of any faith or none: Come along to celebrate the special Community Spirit of our Town in St Peter’s Church on Mothering Sunday 26th March at 10.30am Join the Mayor and Council members in giving thanks for our neighbourhood and […]

Herefordshire Council – Proposed Changes to Letting System

Working jointly with its nine housing partners, Herefordshire Council is supporting a proposal to develop a new approach to how the county’s lettings system for social and affordable housing will operate. The new approach will aim to give greater choice and more direct access for customers to homes managed by housing providers, whilst being more […]

Changes to Bromyard Library and Customer Service Centre

As from Tuesday 3rd January 2017 access to Herefordshire Council’s customer services based in the Library at Bromyard will be by appointment only. If you need to talk to a customer services officer about your council tax, housing benefit, council tax reduction or blue badge application you will have to make an appointment. These are […]

Email Scams and Fraud

Rural Watch Scam Alerts Take care…there are a couple of scams doing the rounds on the run up to Christmas. There is lots of information about scams and how to avoid them on the Action Fraud website, which is always an interesting read. They can be found at www.actionfraud.police.uk 1 Scam Speeding email Action Fraud has received thousands […]

Register to Vote.

Every year Herefordshire Council has to make a list of all the people who are eligible to vote in the area. A household enquiry response must be returned by every property in the county, even if there are no changes. People can respond to the canvass online, by text, by phone or by returning the […]

Works on sewers Linton Lane to start January 2017

Welsh Water will be upsizing the existing sewer pipe and installing three new manholes in the verge of the A44 which will then connect into the sewer pumping station in Linton Lane, Bromyard. Work will start on January 9th 2017 and it is anticipated will last about 4 weeks. Temporary two way traffic lights will […]