News and Updates

Included in this section are miscellaneous items of general interest or use that relate to Parish Council or Herefordshire Council matters

The precept is the parish council's share of the council tax and is set by the parish council during the summer, for the following financial year. The figure goes to the billing authority, Herefordshire Council, which converts it into an amount per Council Tax Band that is added onto the Council Tax bill. The precept is then collected as part of Council Tax paid by all residents. The amount of the precept and the purpose that the parish council puts it to, are visible in the minutes of meetings

Due to the impact of Coronavirus over 5.5 million people are claiming Universal Credit. Many of them are new to claiming Universal Credit having been negatively impacted by Coronavirus.

For anyone who is new to Unversal Credit, here’s the guide to help local people navigate claiming.


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Wellington Village Stores –   Friday 3rd December 3-4pm (Adam)

Credenhill Shop Car Park – Sunday 5th December 11am-12 (Josh)

Mobile Post Office (Mordiford) – Tuesday 7th December 11:45-12:45 (Christina)

Sutton St Nicholas Village Hall – Wednesday 8th December 10am-11am   (Christina)

West End Stores, Fownhope – Friday 10th December 3pm-5:30pm (Adam)

Burghill Village Hall– Monday 13th December 5pm-6:30pm (Adam)

Bartestree Village Hall – Tuesday 14th 11:30 – 12:30pm (Josh)

Withington Village Hall – Friday 17th December 5pm-6:30pm (Christina)

Marden Recreation Ground – Tuesday 21st December 5pm-6:30pm (Josh)

Moreton Village Stores – Wednesday 22nd December 11am-12 (Christina)



West End Stores – Wednesday 5th January 12-1pm (Christina)

Canon Pyon Park car park – Friday 7th January 5pm-6:30 pm (Adam)

Withington Village Hall – Saturday 8th January 10am-11am (Josh)

Credenhill Shop Car Park – Tuesday 11th January 10am-11am (Christina)

Mobile Post Office (Mordiford) – Tuesday 11th January 11:45-12:45 (Christina)

Sutton Village Hall – Wednesday 12th January 10am-11am (Adam)

Moreton Village Stores – Tuesday 18th January 11am-12 (Josh)

Marden Recreation Ground – Tuesday 18th January 5pm-6:30pm (Christina)

Burghill Village Hall – Thursday 20th January 1-2pm (Christina)

Bartestree Village Hall – Saturday 22nd January 10am-11:30am (Adam)

Wellington Village Stores – Wednesday 26th January 3pm-4pm (Josh)



Mobile Post Office (Mordiford) – Tuesday 2nd February 11:45-12:45 (Josh)

Credenhill Shop Car Park – Thursday 3rd February 10am-11am (Adam)

Bartestree Village Hall – Friday 4th February 3pm-4pm (Christina)

Burghill Village Hall – Monday 7th February 5pm-6pm (Christina)

Sutton St Nicholas Village Hall – Wednesday 9th February 10am-11am (Christina)

Moreton Village Stores – Saturday 12th February 1pm-2pm (Adam)

West End Stores – Monday 21st February 10am-11am (Josh)

Marden Recreation Ground – Tuesday 22nd February 5pm–6pm (Christina)

Wellington Village Stores – Wednesday 23rd February 5pm-6:30 (Christina)

Canon Pyon Park car park – Friday 25th February 5pm-6:30pm (Christina)

Withington Village Hall – Sunday 27th February 12-1pm (Adam)

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Clerk to the Council

Rob Hallett   -   e-mail : [email protected]         Tel : 07902 987045