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Police Contact Numbers

The non-emergency number for reporting incidents to 101 and then ask for West Mercia Police.

Our local West Mercia Police Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) is based at:
Bromyard Police Station
New Road

The Bromyard Rural Team are:

Local Policing Officer: PC John Meek 1950
Community Support Officer: PCSO Peter Knight
Community Support Officer: PCSO Sue Berrett 6439

To get in touch:

  • Phone 101
  • E-mail Bromyard.snt@westmercia.pnn.police.uk
  • Website http://www.westmercia.police.uk
  • Facebook or Twitter@NHfdShireCops

    Only call 999 in an emergency, when a crime is in progress or life is in danger.

    Mobile numbers are NOT to be used for reporting incidents.

    We live in a very low crime area. However, if you wish, you can see information about the number and nature of crimes that have occurred near us. These details are available on the national police website at https://www.police.uk/west-mercia/PAE07/ where you can view the different incidents that have taken place locally both recently and over longer periods. You can also find links to much other local policing information there.

    Advice on Spotting and Dealing with Common Scams

    A useful list of common scams and other fraudulent schemes, 70+ Scams and How to Avoid Them, can be found here.

    Medical Practice

    The Marches Medical Practice has its main surgery in Leominster, with a branch surgery in Bodenham.

    Appointments may be made by telephoning the main surgery (01568-614141) or the branch surgery at Bodenham (01568-797000) or in person at either surgery.

    Details, including the opening times of the Bodenham Surgery and the dispensing service there, are given on the Practice’s website, click here.

    Free Home Safety Advice

    Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue service will give free advice on how to prevent fires from occurring and will give advice on other potential causes of accidents in the home.

    Their Community Safety Teams can also visit your home at a time convenient to you and will fit a FREE Smoke Alarm. For more information call 0800-032-1155 (a free call!) or e-mail cfs@hwfire.org.uk

    Flood Protection

    If you need to report any issues relating to the risk of flooding in the Parish, or if you need advice or assistance on a matter to do with flooding in the area, please contact the Secretary of the Bodenham Flood Protection Group on 01568-797170 or at babsmitcheson@aol.com. For further information about the Flood Protection Group please click here.

    Bus Services

    Information about local bus services can be found here

    Rubbish Collection and Recycling

    Go to Herefordshire Council's website here to find out about waste collection and recycling.

    Road Closures and Traffic Flow

    For a map showing the location and details of current and future road closures, as well as information about live traffic incidents and flow please go to the Herefordshire Council website by clicking here.

    Reporting Problems on Local Roads

    To report a local road network defect, such as potholes, fly tipping or flooding, or to access information on current roadworks please either:

    Via the internet:

    Go to the Herefordshire Council website by clicking here and complete the appropriate report.

    By phone: Alternatively ring the Operations Control Centre on 01432-261800.

    Reporting via one of these methods ensures that issues are formally computer logged, assigned a unique reference number, assessed, and allocated to team members in accordance with the Highways Management Plan.

    As well as being able to report defects via the Herefordshire Council website, you can also check what has already been raised as a defect by using the Pothole and Road Defect Progress Map here. Clicking on the numbered map icons will bring up individual defect icons and clicking on these will, in turn, bring up information about the date the defect was raised and its status, such as the anticipated completion date for its repair. This is helpful to prevent repeated reporting of the same defect and to provide reassurance that work is in hand.

    Reporting Problems on Public Rights of Way

    For any matters concerning Public Rights of Way please go to the Herefordshire Council website by clicking here and complete the report.

    The Samaritans

    The Samaritans provide confidential, non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide. The website of the Hereford branch is at: http://www.samaritans.org/branches/herefordshire-samaritans

    The Citizens Advice Bureau

    The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other propblems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers. Every Citizens Advice Bureau is a registered charity reliant on trained volunteers and funds to provide these vital services for local communities.

    For help please go to http://www.herefordshirecab.org.uk/


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