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Dying2Drive

Dying2Drive demonstration by the Police, Fire Brigade and Ambulance.   The danger of young people being involved in accidents has dramatic consequences.   Over 80% of the schools in Herefordshire attended what was a hard-hitting consequence of dangerous driving.

Hereford Courtyard Theatre

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended a lecture at the Hereford Courtyard Theatre, given by Professor Mary Stuart, Vice Chancellor of the University of Lincoln, Hereford University’s trust founder’s lecture.   It is amazing how similar Lincoln is to Hereford,i.e. the cathedral etc.

Shakespeare at Stratford Upon Avon

Shakespeare at Stratford Upon Avon with West Midlands High Sheriffs.   It was an interesting experience watching King Lear, and it was my first experience of watching Shakespeare at Stratford.

Parkinsons UK Hereford

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended a fundraising event at Burton Court, Eardisland, for Parkinsons UK, Hereford, organised by Sue and Ian Cole, celebrating their 45th Wedding Anniversary.   Over 140 people attended and it was a wonderful atmosphere.

Ross on Wye Civic Service

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended the Ross on Wye Civic Service in court dress.  It was an interesting service.

h.Art Hereford

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended the opening of Canwood Gallery, part of the h.Art Hereford Week.  “What an amazing project – the conversion of farm buildings into a modern gallery with sculptures surrounding the landscape, which is truly beautiful.  I highly recommend a visit”

RAF Museum Cosford

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended a celebration of volunteering in Shropshire.   “It is a wonderful museum and I met some very interesting people”

Burton Court - Sept 16

Burton Court Drinks and Canapes

The High Sheriff of Herefordshire, Bill Jackson Esq. hosted an evening at Burton Court marking the half way point of his year.   A very enjoyable evening, with superb food and excellent company.   Bill thanked the guests for their support to date and gave a brief history of the role of the High Sheriff.

SHYPP

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., attended a film produced by young members of SHYPP at Hereford Courtyard Theatre. “It was quite inspiring and I strongly recommend viewing”.

National Memorial Arboretum

The High Sheriff, Bill Jackson Esq., visited he National Memorial Arboretum with fellow High Sheriffs from the West Midlands