News from Herefordshire Council.
With the launch of the national campaign ‘Don’t be rushed, Don’t be hushed’ and Herefordshire’s trading standards focusing heavily on rouge traders and cold calling over the next 12 months, Herefordshire residents are asked to be vigilant.
Herefordshire residents are advised that the Met Office has forecast potential heatwave conditions until the end of the week and has declared a Level 2 Heat-health alert.
This summer the amazing story of wool is explored in an exhibition in Hereford Art Gallery. For thousands of years sheep have thrived in this country and their wool has been an important commodity creating great wealth.
The Herefordshire Archive & Records Centre (HARC) has been acknowledged by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) by winning one of their West Midlands Regional Awards.
Engineers working to deliver faster fibre broadband across Herefordshire have overcome technical challenges to enable around 1,300 more homes and businesses in the heart of Ross-on-Wye to benefit from the ambitious Fastershire programme, partners Herefordshire Council and BT announced today.
The public’s views on Herefordshire’s highways and transport services will again be compared with others across England, through the National Highways and Transport Public Satisfaction survey.
From this weekend up to the end of August, noise officers from the environmental protection team will be out and about the county on Friday and Saturday nights as part of the launch of Herefordshire Summer Noise Awareness Campaign. Funded by a grant from the Police and Crime Commissioner, noise officers will be on call into the early hours of the morning monitoring noisy hot spots and investigating noise complaints.
The refurbishment of Hereford Butter Market is a step closer as Herefordshire Council select a preferred bidder for the redevelopment of the iconic Hereford building.
Pupils at Luston Primary School have designed a flag chosen to represent the county which formed part of a column where HRH the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William led a procession for the celebration of 800th anniversary of Magna Carta on 15 June.