Haile's hotel heading for sale

Ledbury Reporter: Milebrook House Hotel was visited by Haile Selassie, the Ethopian ruler worshipped by Rastafari as God's second coming.

3:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

THE local haunt of Rastafari icon and Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie is up for sale.

Victory in Europe

2:29pm Monday 28th July 2014

VICTORY in Europe Day will not pass un-noticed in Ledbury next year.

Meet Your Councillor...

2:21pm Monday 28th July 2014

TOWN Councillors in Ledbury are considering holding regular surgeries for constituents.


Ledbury Reporter: Lord and Lady Temple-Morris are photographed on the Terrace of the Lords, with Bishop John Oliver.

1:57pm Monday 28th July 2014

FORMER LEDBURY MP, Lord Peter Temple-Morris and his wife, Lady Tahere, celebrated their golden wedding anniversary last Saturday, July 26.

County charity prepares for music festival

Ledbury Reporter: Jessica Taylor, Sean Smith and Terry Knight preparing flowers for the festival. Photo: JAN LONG.

1:47pm Monday 28th July 2014

A MUSIC festival organised by a county charity is set to hit the right notes this weekend.

Two arrested in connection with altercation in Kington

Ledbury Reporter: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

1:08pm Monday 28th July 2014

TWO men have been arrested in connection with an altercation in Kington on Sunday morning.

Bosbury Chairmaker Remembered

12:59pm Monday 28th July 2014

THE LIFE of a famous Bosbury chair maker, who died over a century ago, is to be remembered at at Woodland Trust celebration.

Full Fire Coverage for Ledbury - For Now...

12:38pm Monday 28th July 2014

LEDBURY will be served with two fire appliances at least until the end of the summer, despite the threat of cuts which could see the town down to just one appliance.

Fire crews tackle large grass fire in Hereford last night

Ledbury Reporter:

12:39pm Monday 28th July 2014

THESE photos, taken by Sid Cracker, show a large grass fire in Hereford last night.

Mr Darcy comes to Berrington Hall and Croft Castle prepares for medieval weekend

Ledbury Reporter: The costume exhibition will open at Berrington Hall from tomorrow.

11:31am Monday 28th July 2014

A COUNTY National Trust property is set to turn back time as it showcases a collection of costumes from BBC's Pride and Prejudice from tomorrow.

Council Tax Payers Subsidise Burials....

10:50am Monday 28th July 2014

TOWN councillors clashed over whether burials at the town cemetery should be so heavily subsidised by the public purse.

Town Council Against New Cricket Ground Plan.

10:01am Monday 28th July 2014

LEDBURY Town Council has voted not to support a planning application for a new cricket ground off the Ross Road.

Mysterious big cat spotted near Lugwardine last night

Ledbury Reporter: panther (7701058)

10:12am Monday 28th July 2014

A HEREFORD woman claims she caught a glimpse of a "panther-like" animal last night.

Open gardens in aid of St Michael's Hospice

Ledbury Reporter: Clive Richards' Ullingswick garden which will be open to the public on August 9 to raise funds for St Michael's Hospice.

9:22am Monday 28th July 2014

A HOSPICE benefactor will open the gardens of his Herefordshire home to raise funds for the charity.

Upton crowds enjoy cavalcade of steam

Ledbury Reporter:

7:03pm Sunday 27th July 2014

VISITORS to Upton enjoyed a fabulous parade of steam engines as a curtain-raiser to this weekend's Welland Steam Rally.

Police called after man hurt in clash

Ledbury Reporter:

6:02pm Sunday 27th July 2014

POLICE were called to an incident in the Oxford Lane area of Kington, Herefordshire, just before 1.30am this morning.

Join in and sing Les Mis

Ledbury Reporter: Les Miserables

7:46am Sunday 27th July 2014

THE Les Mis Big Sing comes to Hereford on August 2.

Back in time for summer fun

Ledbury Reporter: Picture by Jim Holden 06/08/13
Battle Abbey
Battle Tactics event
Marketing/PR use
Experience Seekers, Child Pleasers, RE-enactors
Dressing up
Model Release forms with Isobel Uden (8440332)

3:50pm Saturday 26th July 2014

THROUGHOUT August Goodrich Castle will be hosting a different 'Just for kids' historical adventure for two days each week.

Fades and FIFA - new barber shop has its own style

Ledbury Reporter: (8609968)

1:54pm Friday 25th July 2014

CLIENTS at a new Hereford barbershop may not want to leave the waiting room with owner Ellis Campbell offering X-Box consoles to play on and beers while they wait.

Malvern Gazette comment: Striking a balance on public safety at Gullet Quarry

Ledbury Reporter: 2014600108. 15/05/14. Warning signs at Gullet Quarry. The lake at the quarry has been fenced-off following the double drowning there last summer in the hope the tragedies are not repeated. Picture by Nick Toogood. (6298017)

6:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

AMAZINGLY, people are still swimming in Gullet Quarry, near Malvern, the scene of the drownings of two young men just a year ago.

Gullet Quarry swimmers who defy police warnings will face courts

Ledbury Reporter: Gullet Quarry was a popular spot during the hot weather last year.

6:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

POLICE are planning to crack down on swimmers at the notorious Gullet Quarry in the Malvern Hills.

Flood defences for the Welsh borders

3:53pm Friday 25th July 2014

PLANS to help flooding on the Welsh borders are being discussed at a meeting next month in Talgarth.

Disco to raise funds for injured soldiers


3:09pm Friday 25th July 2014

THERE will be a blast from the past at an 80s and 90s themed charity event next month.

Father and son go from home to Rome in epic charity quest

Ledbury Reporter: Shaun and Calum Haydon after conquering their home to Rome challenge.

2:05pm Friday 25th July 2014

A TITLEY father and son duo went from home to Rome in an epic charity cycle challenge.

New BBQ bar in Hereford to be mecca for meat eaters

Ledbury Reporter: (8609523)

1:40pm Friday 25th July 2014

Adding to the city’s recent reputation as the grilling capital of the country is the launch of Hereford’s first dedicated BBQ joint.

Hereford law firm raise more than £1,200 for county charity

Ledbury Reporter: Zoe Smith, of Kidwells' wills, trusts and probate department.

12:57pm Friday 25th July 2014

A HEREFORD law firm has raised more than £1,200 for a county charity.

Hose reel jet used to put out rubbish fire in Ross-on-Wye

Ledbury Reporter:

12:21pm Friday 25th July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS used one hose reel jet to extinguish a small quantity of rubbish alight in a skip on Kyrle Street in Ross-on-Wye last Thursday at around 4.35pm.

Patient satisfaction survey to be rolled out across the entire NHS

Ledbury Reporter: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

11:55am Friday 25th July 2014

A TEST ranking patient satisfaction with the care they have received is to be introduced at all NHS services in Worcestershire and across the country.

Teenager escapes serious injury after car overturns

Ledbury Reporter: Broken down lorry causes fuel spillage in Ombersley

11:28am Friday 25th July 2014

EMERGENCY services were called to Westbrook Court, Westbrook, at around 11.10pm to reports of a blue Renault Clio on its roof.

Homes plan for Weobley

Ledbury Reporter: Herefordshire Council has made a joint application to extend Three Elms Trading Estate.

11:09am Friday 25th July 2014

A PLANNING application for four homes in Weobley has been submitted to Herefordshire Council.

Volunteers in Hereford raise more than £1,000 for Diabetes UK Big Collection

Ledbury Reporter: The funds were raised for Diabetes UK.

10:19am Friday 25th July 2014

VOLUNTEERS and shoppers in Hereford helped to raise more than £1,000 for Diabetes UK.

Campaign to improve Herefordshire bus services launched

Ledbury Reporter:

10:57am Friday 25th July 2014

IT comes in the same week that parents voiced concerns they may have to walk children from Leominster to Ivington to school as their regular service is slashed.

Hereford United - No action from council until club's Company Voluntary Agreement is clarified

Ledbury Reporter: Cllr Tony Johnson posed for a group photograph with Hereford United outside Brockington.

1:53pm Thursday 24th July 2014

"Closed doors" meeting ends with the council waiting on when to take action

Flavours of Herefordshire Festival set to boost business

Ledbury Reporter:

12:17pm Thursday 24th July 2014

BUSINESSES in Hereford are hoping for a bumper boost to their trade when the city is transformed into a foodie heaven next month.

Former Herefordshire MEP charged with money laundering

Ledbury Reporter: (8563675)

11:06am Thursday 24th July 2014

A FORMER Herefordshire MEP has been charged with money laundering and misconduct in public office.

Herefordshire Council set to split Hoople in two

Ledbury Reporter: Herefordshire business services firm Hoople starts search for new MD

10:53am Thursday 24th July 2014

The council's "arm's length" support services provider faces a future as two companies

Hereford United - Company Voluntary Agreement could be a breach of ground leases

Ledbury Reporter: Cllr Tony Johnson posed for a group photograph with Hereford United outside Brockington.

11:24am Thursday 24th July 2014

Closed doors meeting underway at Council HQ to determine whether or not a CVA breaches leases on the club's Edgar Street ground

Road sign explodes in Hereford

Ledbury Reporter: Firefighters extinguished the small fire last night.

5:43pm Thursday 24th July 2014

AN electric road sign burst in to flames and collapsed on Lower Bullingham Lane this afternoon (July 24).

Nearly 300 "troubled" families now targeted for help in Herefordshire

Ledbury Reporter: Revealed - Herefordshire Council's contract payments

3:36pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Multi agency initiative Families First is starting to make a difference

Ivington couple receive royal recognition

Ledbury Reporter:

3:11pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A COUPLE received the royal seal of approval for their work with children in the county.

All Our Yesterdays For Ledbury Carnival

3:01pm Thursday 24th July 2014

THE NEW might look somehow familiar on August Bank Holiday Monday, when "Forty Years of Carnival" will be celebrated by Ledbury people.

Leominster trio take on Edinburgh

Ledbury Reporter: From left is Andrew Morris, Theo Jobst and Sam Powell.

1:11pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A LEOMINSTER trio is preparing to put on a show at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Hospital trust vows to address financial woes

Ledbury Reporter: (3502295)

11:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

THE organisation running Worcestershire Royal Hospital has said it is working to bring itself back into a positive financial position following this week’s announcement that it has been reported to Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt for ending the 20013-14 financial year with a £14.2 million deficit

Hereford housing among UK's hottest properties

Ledbury Reporter: (8562113)

10:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

ONLINE housing giant Zoopla has named Hereford’s Radford Garden’s it’s ‘New build of the month’.

Collision on Hereford road

Ledbury Reporter:

9:07am Thursday 24th July 2014

Two cars were in collision on a busy Hereford road yesterday evening.

Your Herefordshire County Times: Almeley to Woolhope, plus clubs and societies, July 24, 2014.

Ledbury Reporter: Prize Hereford bull sold.

9:00am Thursday 24th July 2014


Bingo back in Leominster

Ledbury Reporter: Roger Witnall is bringing bingo back to Leominster.

7:01am Thursday 24th July 2014

BINGO is making a return to Leominster.

Welsh patients who "can't go home" cost Wye Valley NHS Trust an average £12m a year

Ledbury Reporter: Still time to nominate Worcestershire NHS staff for award

4:07pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Trust can eventually claim the money back, but urgently needs the beds


Ledbury Reporter: YOUNG VIOLIN STAR: Alice Earll

3:27pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

UP and coming young musicians, the Rosamund Duo, will give a concert at St Mary's Church in Dymock next month.

Electric car tested by housing association

Ledbury Reporter: Seen here, Richard Clark-Watson, a sales consultant at Five Acres Garage (left), hands the keys to Kevin Alexander of Two Rivers Housing.

3:04pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

A NEWENT-BASED housing association is trialling an electric car for business journeys.

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