Thursday, 17th April 2014

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Dealer closer for £200m contract

A preferred bidder has been identified for a ten- year major service contract in Herefordshire, worth in the region of £200 million.

Liz and Shane’s plans for mansion

A celebrity couple are believed to be behind renovation plans lodged for the £6million Georgian country mansion Donnington Hall, near Ledbury.

Ex-football star jailed for drug gang role

Former Hereford United and Kidderminster Harriers player Andy Ferrell has been jailed for his role in a major drug-dealing gang.

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BBC producer Gareth awarded an OBE

Ledbury-based BBC producer Gareth Gwenlan has been appointed OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list tor his services to broadcasting.

New unit starts to take shape at hospital

A crane is poised to begin construction on the new £7.7m radiotherapy site at Hereford’s County Hospital.

Shop entrance given revamp

Visitors to Hereford High Town may have noticed the restoration of the entrance to one of Hereford’s oldest streets has been completed.

Thieves target business fortnight after opening

A Hereford woman whose new business has been targeted by thieves just two weeks after opening, says she has been left feeling disheartened.

Dog walkers reminded to keep pets on leads

Ledbury dog walkers are being urged to keep their pets under control following a spate of livestock-worrying incidents in the neighbouring hills.

Service station bids for alcohol licence

A  landmark filling station which greets visitors on the busy A49  in south Wye has submitted an application to sell alcohol around the clock.