Category: Local

Ecosystems at the heart of farm management

hedged pastures

Farm Herefordshire are pleased to be hosting an event on 4th July, promoting the positive benefits of enhancing ecosystems at any scale.

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Algal blooms appearing at higher levels of the Wye catchment

Algal bloom in lower Wye v3

The latest newsletter of the Wye and Usk Foundation highlights a recent severe algal bloom on the lower Wye in recent weeks - but worryingly, now these are annual events...

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Volunteering facts..........

Vol week

Did you know . . . ? 38% of the UK population volunteer at least once a year, with 22% volunteering at least once a month.

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Thank you so much.........

Thank you v2

In this National Volunteers Week it's the perfect time to say a big thank you to all our volunteers . .

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Rural affordable housing - a 'how-to' guide

Affordable rural housing

Have you ever wondered how anyone can afford to live in the country? With 2,234 families on Herefordshire's Local Authority Housing waiting list in April of 2018, National CPRE's recent briefing...

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Could Presteigne be the first 'Dark Skies Community' in England and Wales?

Star count map 2019

A member of our sister organisation, Brecon and Radnor CPRE, is gathering support for a Dark Skies initiative in Presteigne, helping locals to reduce their own and community excess lighting.

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Everything you wanted to know about your recycling bin....

Waste less

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We're looking forward to working with the new Herefordshire Council to look after our county

Hereford Shire Hall

Now that all the votes have been counted for Herefordshire Council it is clear that there is no longer a Conservative majority on the new Council.

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Tomorrow's the day!

Ballot Box

For you to be part of the change you want - if you have a vote please use it, and consider how your candidates' promises could affect our county, for...

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Hereford Community Cleans Up again!

The Eco barge Photo Hereford Times

People power struck again when 100 volunteers removed a ton of rubbish from the River Wye.

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