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Citizens Advice Herefordshire extends services across the county and seeks volunteers

Citizens Advice Herefordshire is pleased to announce that it is extending its service across the whole county of Herefordshire to meet the extraordinary increase in demand from people for help and advice that has followed the covid pandemic and now the cost of living crisis. Our aim is to make it easier for people to access free, independent, impartial and confidential advice in person, closer to the area in which […]

today20 September 2023 7 2


New Shop Celebrating Bromyard’s Past Now Open

A new shop called History on Broad Street (HOBS) is now open in Bromyard, Herefordshire. The shop aims to be the town’s premier destination for history enthusiasts, nature lovers, families, and anyone eager to explore its rich heritage. The establishment will serve as a focal point for all things historical, showcasing Bromyard’s fascinating past while keeping an eye on its promising future 2. Visitors can expect informative displays, engaging exhibits, and knowledgeable staff […]

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Bromyard Folk Festival 2023: A Celebration of Traditional Music, Song and Dance

The Bromyard Folk Festival, one of the best folk cultural events in the Welsh Border area, is set to return in September 2023 for its 56th edition. The festival will feature over 170 hours of entertainment in just one weekend of traditional music, song and dance, suitable for the whole family. The festival will take place at the Bromyard Football Club, Bromyard HR7 4NT, from Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th […]

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Bromyard Scarecrow Festival 2023: A colourful spectacle

  Bromyard Scarecrow Festival 2023: A colourful spectacle The town of Bromyard in Herefordshire is gearing up for its 15th annual Scarecrow Festival, which will take place from 9th to 11th June 2023. The festival, which attracts thousands of visitors and participants every year, has a theme of ‘A Title (book play or song) with a colour in it’. The festival will feature a variety of events and activities for […]

today9 June 2023 48


Ex Hereford United star excels on the European stage

Ex Hereford United player and Leominster lad Jarrod Bowen scored a late winner as West Ham beat Fiorentina in a tense Europa Conference League final to lift their first major trophy in 43 years 12. It appeared as though extra-time would be needed to separate the English and Italian sides in Prague after Giacomo Bonaventura cancelled out Said Benrahma’s second-half penalty. However, Bowen scored the winning goal in the 90th minute […]

today9 June 2023 18


Elephants Dream opening night a stunning success

We are blessed in Bromyard to have so many wonderful volunteer associations that put on such incredible events throughout the year, and after the Coronation weekend what better way to spend your time at our fantastic theatre! Many may have heard the stories of Elephants and other circus animals based here in Bromyard during the second world war. Many also may have not thought that these stories were true but […]

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Bromyard round the Downs race date set for 2023

This year’s Bromyard Round the Downs race is set for Sunday 25th June, so you can break in those new trainers and start your training. Bookings will open in the next couple of weeks. The group that organise the event have some exciting new race features for 2023. You can find out all the latest information by following them on Facebook - Click here for their page

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Citizens Advice looking for volunteers in and around Bromyard

With the rising demand for advice across Herefordshire, we are striving to build on our service to reach more people, more quickly and give them the advice they need for their issues. We are therefore currently recruiting volunteers for a 16th February start and are particularly keen to hear from anyone interested in volunteering as a Generalist Adviser from the Bromyard and surrounding area to include volunteering in our Bromyard outreach services […]

today13 January 2023 24



A free weekly six-a-side football project, for veterans of the Armed Forces and Emergency Services, has launched in Hereford to encourage regular physical activity and positive mental wellbeing. It takes place every Wednesday, from 5-6pm, at the Herefordshire FA County Ground, Widemarsh Common, and has been driven by the county FA, FirstLight Trust (FLT) and Help for Heroes. Participants are also able to enjoy an hour’s social afterwards, with a […]

today6 December 2022 26


Local Magician wins Major award

Local Magician Patrick Aitchison was recently nominated for the TWIA Wedding Magician of the year - Southwest Region An award that he not only won but which has given him a shot at the National award as well Pat, who also works at the local butcher Gladwin's in Bromyard High Street said "A Massive thank you to all the lovely couples who kindly voted for me! It means so much! […]

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