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04-06-2018 at 11:50 PM

Registered Users of this Website

Users who have registered on this website and indicated that they wish to receive email notifications of news items and events should now receive them.  The problems we experienced were purely procedural so we believe all registrations were successful.  If anyone has problems signing in please contact the administrators using the 'contact us' facility at the top of each page.

03-06-2018 at 12:19 AM

Teething Problems on the Website

Unfortunately we are experiencing some problems registering users on the site.  If you have registered, your details have been logged by the system but at the moment you will not receive notifications of new events or news items. The problem is receiving attention and hopefully will be rectified without undue delay.

02-06-2018 at 12:05 AM

Work starts on The Royal George

Work has started on the renovation and extension of The Royal George public house with heavy plant excavating and levelling the new parking area.


Heavy plant working on the new parking area of The Royal George,


The only downside has been that recent rain has caused mud to be deposited on the road between the site and the field in Spond Lane where the excess topsoil is being stored.  A road sweeper is being used to reduce danger and inconvenience caused by the mud.

06-04-2018 at 10:48 AM

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Kington Festival 2018

A celebration of Kington, for the people of Kington and by the people of Kington

Kington Festival

Various locations in and around Kington

05-06-2018 at 9:00 AM until 24-06-2018

For detailed information of venues and dates go to www.kingtonfestival.co.uk


A music event held in memory of the brilliant Wiz who was a long term resident of Lyonshall and a greatly valued member of our community.

Bands will be playing throughout the day, a disco, bouncy castle and games for the children. 

This event is part of the Kington Festival 2018.


Kington Cricket Club

23-06-2018 at 4:00 PM

Adults and over 16s £5.00.

Over 12s £2.50.

Under 12s free.

Proceeds will be split between charity and Festival.

Herefordshire Armed Forces Day

Leominster is hosting the Herefordshire Armed Forces Day.  This will be preceded by a week of events all with a military theme.

At various locations in and around Leominster

25-06-2018 at 11:15 AM until 30-06-2018

Herefordshire Armed Forces Day


Herefordshire Armed Forces Day




Monday 25th - Saturday 30th June - Rifles and Spades - Leominster in the Great War

The Old Stable Gallery, 11 Corn Square, Leominster

An exhibition about Leominster during the Great War. Kindly loaned by Leominster Museum.


Monday 25th June - Raising of the Flag & Signing of the Armed Forces Covenant

11.15am - Corn Square, Leominster


Tuesday 26th June - Col. Andy Taylor with Pete Weston and Rev. Marcus Small

7pm - John Abel Room, Grange Court, Leominster. Free entry, donations to charity (tickets must be reserved in advance, available from Leominster TIC: 01568 616460)

Join us for talks by guest speakers Col. Andy Taylor (curator of Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum) along with Pete Weston (re-enactor), and Rev. Marcus Small, talking about relatives and the army life.


Wednesday 27th June - Eardisland Fallen Walks

11.30am - meet at Eardisland War Memorial.

Free entry, donations to charity (walk guide 50p, available on the day) Formal opening of a new memorial gate. Followed by a walk showcasing Eardisland. Hosted by Hugh Vernon. www.eardislandmemorialwalks.org.uk


Thursday 28th June - Talk: The History of the Royal Welsh Regiment

11am - Council Chambers, 11 Corn Square, Leominster.

Free entry, donations to charity (tickets must be reserved in advance, available from Leominster TIC: 01568 616460)

Richard Davies, curator of The Regimental Museum of the Royal Welsh in Brecon, talking about the history of the Royal Welsh Regiment.


Thursday 28th June - Talk: Portraits and Personalities

7.30pm - John Abel Room, Grange Court, Leominster.

£3 a ticket (tickets can be purchased from Leominster TIC: 01568 616460)

Robin Thorndyke presents a talk about Herefordshire artist Brian Hatton and the people who sat for his portrait sittings in the period up to 1914.


Friday 29th June - Herefordshire Armed Forces Day Charity Concert - featuring: The Marches Military Wives Choir and The Three Tenders

7pm - The Priory Church, Leominster. Tickets: Adults £7.50/Serving & Ex Military £5/u.16 £5 (tickets can be purchased from Leominster TIC: 01568 616460)

This will be a spectacular concert featuring The Marches Military Wives Choir, The Three Tenders, Keri Hoffman, Leominster Community Choir and the Herefordshire Junior Youth Choir.


Saturday 30th June - Herefordshire Armed Forces Day

10am - 4pm Leominster Town Centre

Featuring military stands and stalls, marches, drills and displays, military vehicles, children’s activities and more.

10.00am - Official Opening

11.30am - Walking Trail: 100 Years since 1918 around Leominster Tickets: £2 (from Leo TIC)

A walk led by Jenny Williams. Memories of Leominster families during the First World War and life in Leominster in 1918. Suitable for over 12’s and accessible for wheelchair users.

3:30pm - Service of Remembrance and Prayers for Peace.

At the War Memorial, located between Leominster Priory and Grange Court.

4pm (approx.) - Historic Military Aircraft Flyover (weather and aircraft permitting)

Shobdon Food and Flying Festival

This unique event combines the best local gastronomy, a host of aviation attractions, arts and crafts, demonstrations, live music and lots more.


Shobdon Food and Flying Festival 2018


Shobdon Airfield, HR6 9NR

30-06-2018 at 10:00 AM until 01-07-2018

10.00am to 5.00pm

For more information go to www.shobdonfoodandflyingfestival.co.uk.

The Royal George Pop-Up Pub

The Royal George Pop-Up Pub

Behind Upper House, Spond Lane, Lyonshall

21-07-2018 at 3:00 PM

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