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Get £140 off your electricity bill for winter 2017-2018 under the government’s Warm Home Discount Scheme

Get £140 off your electricity bill for winter 2017-2018 under the government’s Warm Home Discount Scheme Thousands of households in Herefordshire may be eligible for a £140 reduction to their electricity bill if they act quickly. For winter 2017-18, some energy suppliers are closing applications soon and householders are being urged to seek advice and […]

Beware of Telephone Scams

  The Police are receiving a number of calls from concerned residents reporting multiple calls from persons purporting to be from the HMRC.  The general theme is that answerphone messages are left asking the resident to phone a number back immediately or be threatened with legal action.  If the number is phoned, someone tells the […]

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 […]