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Sixth Form Conference

Bob and Bea attended the Sixth Form Conference in College Hall, Hereford Cathedral on Thursday 27th June.  The Conference was Chaired by Jeremy Wilding Esq and organised by Sarah Arrowsmith.  This year the Conference was entitled “A Good Death” and dealt with the issues surrounding death and euthanasia.  Pupils from Sixth Form Colleges from both […]

Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony

Bob and Bea attended the Armed Forces Day Flag Raising Ceremony at the Shirehall in Hereford on Monday 24th June to honour our Service men and women – past, present and future.  The event was attended by HM Lord Lieutenant of Herefordshire, The Countess of Darnley and representatives from all three Armed Forces.

The Royal British Legion Herefordshire County Rally

Bob and Bea attended the Royal British Legion Herefordshire County Rally on Sunday 23rd June at St Mary’s Church, Fownhope.  The Presiding Officer was Major James Hereford DL who is the Royal British Legion County President.  The Service was conducted by the Reverend Dr Chris Moore and the Parade Marshall was Brian Cheasley Esq.  The […]

Crucial Crew at Hereford United Football Club

Hereford United Football Club very generously allowed the Crucial Crew workshops to take place at their grounds over a number of days this year.  Bob visited on Friday 21st June and was shown around by PC Paul Sparrow who organised the event.  Crucial Crew delivers key safety messages to year 6 pupils (aged 10/11) relating […]

Visit to High Sheriff of Worcestershire

On Thursday 20th June Bob attended a Reception at the home of the High Sheriff of Worcestershire Nicolas Wentworth-Stanley Esq.  Bob was delighted to meet a large number of the West Midlands Judiciary at the Reception.

Reception and Ceremony of Beating Retreat at the Headquarters Allied Rapid Reaction Corps, Imjin Barracks, Innsworth

Bob was invited by Lt General Sir James Bucknall KCB, CBE, Commander Allied Reaction Corps to a Reception and Ceremony of Beating Retreat to celebrate HM The Queen’s Birthday at the Officers’ Mess, Imjin Barracks, Innsworth, Gloucestershire on the evening of Wednesday 19th June.  The Reception and Beating Retreat marked three years since the arrival […]

Official Opening of the Hereford Food Bank, Aubrey Street

Bob attended the official opening of the Hereford Food Bank, Aubrey Street on Saturday 15th June.  He was introduced to Alison Russell, the Co-ordinator of the Food Bank and was shown round by Tom Gilbert.  He was introduced to many others, all of whom are volunteers in the manning of this wonderful facility.  Bishop Anthony […]

The Royal Three Counties Show, Malvern

Bob and Bea were invited by The Countess of Darnley JP, the President of The Royal Three Counties Show, Malvern to attend the Opening and Awards Ceremony followed by lunch in the President’s tent.  Long Service Awards were presented by Lady Darnley to a number of people who have worked in the agricultural industry.  Apart […]

Reception at the Officers’ Mess, Credenhill

Bob and Bea were invited to a reception at the Officers’ Mess,  22nd Special Air Service Regiment by The Commanding Officer and Officers on the evening of Thursday 13th June.  They spoke to present and past serving officers.  It was a very enjoyable evening.  

Visit to Hereford Futures

On 13th April Bob was invited by Major General Ted Willmott CB, OBE to the office of Hereford Futures and he was given an outline of the remit for Hereford Futures and the present and future structure of the organisation.  He was then taken on to the site of the Old Cattle Market and was […]