Useful information for Yarpole Parish
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Saint Leonard's Worship & Pastoral Care
St. Leonard's, Yarpole. St Michael & All Angels, Croft.
Leominster Team Clergy:
Priory Office, Leominster 612124
Flower Arranging: Janet Knight 780931 or Linda Finney 780427.
Plant Stall: Janet Knight 780931.
Churchyard Grass Cutting:
Saint Leonard's Community Project
Management Committee: Chairman,
Yarpole Community Shop: 01568 780148; Email:
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm. Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm.
The Shop is closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
Chair of Board of Directors: Jon Pitts
Volunteer Co-ordinator: Kate Griffiths. Telephone 780360
Opening Hours Monday - Saturday 9.00am - 12.00 midday
Post Master: Rowena Bennett-Jones
Gallery Cafe: Opening Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10.30 - 12:30 for drinks, homemade cakes & scones
Thursday and Friday, 10.30 - 15:30 with light lunch to eat in or takeaway, between 12.00 and 2.00pm.
Saturday Brunch 10.30 - 12.30 delicious bacon rolls, croissants and the famous ‘revved up’ cheese scones.
Tel: 01568 780594 (Café), or in person in the café.
Booking the Church for events: Booking Secretary
Clerk to the Parish Council:
County Councillor: Dan Hurcomb
The Parishioner: Contributions can be left in the box at the shop or sent to
All contributions by the 10th of the month.
Footpaths Officer: David Teals 780613
Refuse Collection: Herefordshire Council 01432 260051. Monday morning – alternate general waste (black) or recycling (green)
Local Medical Practices & Hospitals
Mortimer Medical Centre, Kingsland 708214 Orleton 01584 831300
The 2 Leominster Medical Practices have now combined and are the Ryeland Surgery. Address: Westfield Walk, Leominster, Herefordshire. HR6 8HD. Tel: 614141.
Leominster Community Hospital (no A&E) 614211
Hereford County Hospital 01432 355444
Community Oil Scheme: Richard Timney 01684 312734
Community Police Officer: Steph Harper 0300 333 3000
Neighbourhood Watch: Co-ordinator vacant
Community Wheels: 01568 615785
Yarpole Good Neighbour Scheme: 07885 525776
Refuse Collection: 01432 260051.
Monday mornings - alternately general rubbish (black) and recycling (green)
Yarpole Educational Foundation: Barrie Morgan 780761
Chairman: Jill Grant 780250
Village Hall Bookings:
David Flory 780654
Flicks in the Sticks
Flicks page can be viewed here
Sarah Williams 07900 911194
Mandy Harrison 07538 218273
Other Venues & Activities
The Bell at Yarpole: 780515 www.thebellatyarpole.co.uk
Croft Castle 780246 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/croftcastle
Birchpole Singers: Rachel Voysey 780279
Hoarse Whisperers: male voice choir
Luzili's ladies' singing group: Gilly Lloyd 780328
Walking Group: Viv Mitchell 782271
Parish the Thought:
Arts Alive Jeanette Kinsey 780849
1st Luston Brownies: Katie Harris 782289, Steph Grant 780250
1st Kingsland Guides: Steph Grant 780250
Orleton Gardening Club: Nick Russell 780678