Dr Ellie Chowns

for North Herefordshire

Dr Ellie Chowns

for North Herefordshire

New St Michael’s Shop and the Houghton Project

New St Michael’s Shop and the Houghton Project

What a fantastic day visiting two very different local initiatives serving our Herefordshire community. There was such a buzz for the opening of the new St Michael’s Hospice – Hereford shop at Whitestone this morning! It was fantastic to see so many people...
Door knocking in Eardisley

Door knocking in Eardisley

I was out doorknocking in sunny Eardisley last week. Pippa the dog was nearly as excited to meet me as I was to meet her!
St Michael’s Hospice Plant Fair

St Michael’s Hospice Plant Fair

The sun shone bright for the St Michael’s Hospice – Hereford Plant Fair today! So many wonderful plants for sale, and the gardens were looking fabulous! Great to see the hospice being so strongly supported by the local community as always. It was...
Hereford Art College is 170!

Hereford Art College is 170!

Hereford College of Arts is celebrating its 170th anniversary this year! The lovely Bob and Roberta Smith gave an inspiring guest lecture last week as part of the celebrations. And he said: “All schools should be art schools!” Find out more about...
Big Apple was brilliant again of course

Big Apple was brilliant again of course

The Big Apple festival is my seasonal favourite every May and October!┬áCider & perry tasting, walks and talks, and a bit of Morris dancing – perfect!┬áThis little local gem of a festival, held twice a year in the lovely village of Putley, is a fabulous...