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Lucton School

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., attended the annual inspection of Lucton School CCF.  Having been a pupil there, he found it interesting to see how the Army Cadets had changed, especially with the introduction of girls.   He was most impressed with the activities, especially first aid.

Launch of the 2016 Three Counties Show - May 16

Royal Three Counties Show

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill JacksonEsq., attended the official launch of the Royal Three Counties Show outside Hereford Cathedral, along with a celebration of Hereford’s year as Host County.   Group photographs with Ronaldo, Champion Herefordshire Bull from the band’s herd at Weston’s Cider.   There was a reception afterwards in the College Hall.

Hereford Rotary Club

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., gave a talk to the Hereford Rotary Club after their monthly dinner at the Bay Horse, Kings Acre, about the role and history of the High Sheriff. The audience was extremely interested, especially in the fact that the office was over 1000 years old, and the oldest office […]

Herefordshire Federation Young Farmers

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., attended the Herefordshire Federation Young Farmers Club’s County Rally at Arkstone Court, Kingstone. He was shown around by Neil Wright whose daughter, Jess, is the YFC Chairman.   It was an excellent event and well attended, showing the best of Herefordshire’s Young Farmers.

Queen’s Wood Country Park

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., attended to celebration of the 80th Anniversary of the handing over of Queen’s Wood Country Park and Arboretum by the Campaign for the Protection of Rural England to the people of Herefordshire.

Council Annual Meeting

Bill Jackson attended the annual meeting of the Council Lunch on Friday 20th May 2016 in the Assembly Hall at the Town Hall, Hereford

Buckingham Palace Garden Party

Wonderful day at Buckingham Palace Garden Party.  The Weather was fantastic and the Gardens were beautiful.  The High Sheriff was photographed with international guests from West Africa.

Army Cadet Force Charity Lunch - May 16

Chateau Impney Hotel, Droitwich

The High Sheriff, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., responded to the toast made by Lieutenant Colonel Mark Jackson OBEMA, at the Herefordshire and Worcestershire Army Cadet Force Charity Lunch at the Chateau Impney Hotel in Droitwich Spa.

Mayor Making - May 16

Mayor Making Ceremony

Wearing full Court dress, The High Sheriff of Hereford, Mr Bill Jackson Esq. attended the Mayor making Ceremony at Grange Court, Leominster.   The New Mayor is Angela Pendleton.

Honorary Freeman of the City

The High Sheriff of Herefordshire, Mr Bill Jackson Esq., attended the inauguration of the Hon. Toby Julian Anderson Hooper QC as Honorary Freeman of the city of Hereford at the Town Hall.