For all those with a piggy banks... don't forget you have until 15th October to spend any £1 coins or convert them before the new hexagon coin is released. The old larger £5 note will also be obsolete after 5th May. Get spending!
Did you know? That honey bees are already out and about after their winter slumber and feeding on snowdrops...you'll know when you see them as they will be the bees wearing the bright orange pantaloons. Frogs are also back in the pond and making lots of frogspawn. Spring seems to have sprung! 02/17.
Presteigne Youth Theatre free Drama Workshops have restarted on Tuesdays 2 to 4pm, for 9 to 14 year olds, led by Pope in the Assembly Rooms. The aim is to put on a play at Easter-time. Info 01544 267 163. Promoted by MBA.
Locals can report potholes on the council website https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/transport-and-highways/maintenance/potholes as well as paying your council tax!! Email: rec'd from C.P 26.02.17
Your readers may like to know that there will be a new £10 note too, it'll be issued end of 2017. The new £1 coin will come into circulation 28th March. Email: rec'd from S.N 23.02.17
Hello, I'm thinking of sending this to Herefordshire Council so that they can include it on their letterheads.
"Only in Herefordshire do you NOT drive TO road conditions but TO pothole positions!"
Email: rec'd. from P.B 30.01.17 It does have a certain ring about it. wm.
HSBC to CLOSE Knighton and Ludlow branches....http://www.shropshirestar.com/shropshire-business/2017/01/24/hsbc-closures-bank-announces-62-branched-will-go-across-uk/
I know how much you luv surveys so...here's another for your considered input!
On this occasion our council - Herefordshire - has just started a consultation on whether to charge for certain items of waste. The consultation is niftily entitled Waste Services Charges consultation and residents are encouraged to give their views on their proposals. It's an online consultation but a pdf can be downloaded and printed out.
Here is the link and if you can forwarded it to friends neighbours etc all well and good. Open until 3.3.17.
February News from Ward Councillor Carole...