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Warwickshire Legal Service – 8th October 2018

Following our own legal service, we attended a number of our neighbours. Firstly, Warwickshire, kindly asked by the High Sheriff, Clare Sawdon JP. Although Warwickshire is not strictly a neighbour of Herefordshire geographically, there are strong historical ties. The service was held in the Collegiate Church of St. Mary in Warwick. They had the most […]

Herefordshire Legal Service – 7th October 2018

A highlight for any High Sheriff is the legal service to ask God’s blessing on those engaged in the maintenance of law and order in the County – Police, Fire and Rescue, the Magistrates, the District Judges, the High Court Judges, the Court Officers, the Parole Board, the Probation Service, the Prison Service. Also we […]

The Herefordshire Business Awards – 5th October 2018

The Herefordshire Business Awards 2018 were held at the Three Counties Hotel in Belmont, Hereford. The judging panel of Bobbie Heavens, Charlotte Thomas and Frank Myers had a difficult job to decide from some excellent entries who should win. Information about these awards can be found at www.herefordshirebusinessawards.co.uk. Herefordshire has a thriving business community which is […]

The Growing Point Autumn Show – 4th October 2018

The High Sheriff was asked by the chair of Herefordshire Growing Point (who happens to be Mrs High Sheriff) to judge the exhibits at the Herefordshire Growing Point Autumn Show and give out the prizes. There were a large number of entries into which a great deal of thought had been given, so choosing which […]

Visit to the Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum – 3rd October 2018

Colonel Andy Taylor OBE DL, the curator of the Herefordshire Light infantry Museum at Suvla Barracks in Hereford, gave me a private presentation of the history of the Herefordshire regiments in their various guises since the middle of the 19th Century to the present day. The museum is packed with uniforms, medals, letters, dispatches, war […]