Ledbury Late Opening

In response to the demand for longer opening hours: check Gurney’s Butchers, 12 High Street, Ledbury, HR8 1DS, phone (01531) 632526 will be opening until 6.00 p.m. on Fridays.

buy gabapentin 300mg Ledbury Country Market, St Katherine’s Hall, Ledbury – 8.30 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. will open for an extra hour during the Summer months.


The Big Apple – Autumn 2012

her comment is here Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 October 2012

A seasonal celebration of English apples and cider in the Herefordshire parishes of the Marcle ridge.

The Great Barn at Hellens will present the famous display of apples, dessert and culinary varieties alongside cider fruit and perry pears.

There will be cider making at Much Marcle and there will be opportunities to watch and sample.  Special events will include orchard conservation, fruit tree care, and apple identification, cookery, talks and creative crafts together with orchard walks and apple teas.  Fresh apples can be bought at the farm gate.

For further information:  www.bigapple.org.uk or send an SAE for detailed programme to:

‘Big Apple’, Friar’s Acre, Little Marcle, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 2JX or phone (01531) 670544




Hereford Diamond Jubilee Day

Wednesday 11 July 2012 – King George V Playing Fields, Hereford.

This event will be visited by the Queen and Prince Philip.

‘The focus of the day will be a major community event to celebrate all that is wonderful about Herefordshire County. We plan to showcase some of our many food producers and businesses, both large and small’.

See: http://www.herefordshirediamondmondday.co.uk/ for further information and to reserve tickets.

Ledbury Farmer’s Markets

Following the successful April Farmer’s Market there will be a farmer’s market on the fourth Friday of each month in Ledbury.  The market will sell locally grown produce, so come and see for yourself the great things that are being produced for you to enjoy in Ledbury.

For further information look at: www.hfmg.org

Friday 25 May 2012 – 09.00 a.m. to 02.00 p.m. – Next to the Market House, High Street, Ledbury.

Flavours of Herefordshire Festival

For the first time the festival will be held in the centre of Hereford : High Town, Hereford Cathedral, and Castle Green.  Producers will be exhibiting their home-grown, delicious artisan made food and drink.  Visitors will be able to meet the makers, growers and chefs behind the county’s best flavours.

During the week previous to the festival there will be demonstrations in the live cookery theatres, talks, cookery challenges, competitions, hands-on-experience and a wealth of events.

Saturday 27 October and Sunday 28 October 2012 (and the previous week)

See the website for futher details : www.herefordshirefoodfestival.com