As Leominster Food Bank marks its 10th anniversary this week, local volunteer and coordinator Kathy Bland shines a spotlight on food and fuel poverty in rural communities.
The compassionate communities, or Co Co for short, comprise a network of volunteers trained to help people in need through befriending and offering small acts of kindness.
The story of St Dubricius Church, Whitchurch, part of the Wye Reaches benefice, offers an inspiring story of finding hope amidst the devastation of an environmental disaster.
Revd Wayne Davies, Intergenerational Missioner for Ludlow was among the list of local people awardedÂ British Empire Medal for services in the community in this New Year's Honours List.
I'm sure many of us will have participated in acts of Remembrance today. We paused in an interview at 11.00. I'm looking forward to participating in my first Remembrance Parade in Hereford this weekend. It is unsurprising that Remembrance Day is such a big event in a Diocese like ours with such significant military connections.
We are delighted to confirm the appointment of The Revd Dr Elizabeth Wild who will be joining the team in Hereford Diocese next year. She will take up her role in February 2022.
As the dust settles across the Church of England, the representatives from the recent General Synod elections are preparing to head off to their first meeting next week.
News from Hereford Diocese of the latest appointments and departures - Oct - Dec 2021
Bishop Richard joins the joint faith leaders appeal, which was issued this week encourages the world's political leaders and their populations to take urgent, radical and responsible action.
Electors have cast their votes and election overseers have counted them for General Synod 2021