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2021 news

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Here's all the Talk Community news from 2021!


13 December

Winter Night Shelter now open in Hereford

Wooden blocks which spell the word support

2 December

Herefordshire Cares launches on a mission

A purple denim background with the message have you got what it takes to retrain as a carer? Herefordshire Cares


19 November

Fantastic new digital mental health service launches in Herefordshire

An animated image promoting the different features of Qwell, including one to one professional support, community support, helpful articles and self-help tools


21 October

Have your say on the county's voluntary and community sector

A close up photo of a diary with the words make it happen written in black felt tip pen

18 October

Talk Community Hub welcomes a new visitor

Jo Hilditch, High Sheriff of Herefordshire, pictured with Ali Beynon and Tim Shelley at Ross-on-Wye Community Garden


20 September

Stay steady this Falls Prevention Awareness Week

A smiling older woman holding hands with her daughter

9 September

Free adult swimming lessons now available in Herefordshire

People enjoying a class at Ross Swimming Pool, with the message: Free adult swimming lessons

3 September

Enjoy free weekend bus travel throughout the county

The River Arrow at Eardisland, with the message: Free buses all weekend. Where are you visiting on your bus-it list?


28 July

Exciting new Talk Community Hub launches in Ross-on-Wye

20 July

Get in the swim for free this summer

A young girl wearing a swimming hat and goggles, using a yellow float in a swimming pool

13 July

Is money on your mind?

A woman making a contactless payment

2 July

Enjoy discounts, trails and events across Herefordshire

People holding drinks and coffee, alongside the message: LoyalFree. Download the app for great local savings. Download for free from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store


7 June

This Carers Week, let’s make caring visible and valued

A group of cartoon people, alongside the message: We're supporting Carers Week 7 to 13 June 2021. Visit

1 June

Talk Community is bringing Herefordshire together

Colourful cartoon bubble people, walking across a Herefordshire field, with the message: Bringing Herefordshire Together (yes, even you!). Get involved at


18 May

CLOVER project launches in Herefordshire

A group Nordic Walking through woods

18 May

Make a difference for Dementia Action Week!

Two people making a heart shape with their hands, against the setting sun

10 May

Give your mental health and wellbeing a boost

A close up of a cherry blossom tree, taken in Hereford in April 2021


16 April

New funding available for innovative Herefordshire projects

A pile of colourful folders with a blue Post-it Note stuck to the top, with the words bright ideas change the world written on it

9 April

The death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh

A photo of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh


24 March

Local community group awarded £50,000 funding

A photo of sunset through the trees by Molly Basten, as part of the Ross in Lockdown Photo Competition 2020

10 March

Quitting smoking doesn’t have to be stressful

An image promoting improved mental health when you stop smoking

3 March

The census is coming!

The census is coming on Sunday 21 March
The census is coming on Sunday 21 March

2 February

Have your say on the county’s Carers’ Strategy

A smiling older couple on a swing


26 January

New funding for Longtown Outdoor Learning Centre

Children enjoying a hill walking session with Longtown Outdoor Centre

21 January

Big Energy Saving Week: How much could you be saving?

A woman wearing blue mittens holding a large snowflake