Internet and digital
public services in Clifford are provided by neighbouring parishes or
villages. There is no post office in the parish, nor shops, nor a
nearest police station is Peterchurch. Past issues of the monthly police
newsletter, 'Newsbeat', which covers the Golden Valley area, can be
downloaded below. To subscribe to this newsletter please e-mail PC Christine Griffiths:
Sgt Robin Davies
PC Christine Griffiths (Golden Valley)
Mobile No: 07855 785 080
PC Roger Bradley
Mobile No: 07811 129 860
PC Fiona Farrington
Mobile No: 07817 019 374
Community Support Officers
CSO 6441 Dan Pilkington (Golden Valley)
Mobile No: 07779 141 223
CSO 7013 Rosina Cathcart (Golden Valley)
Mobile No: 07779141223
CENTRAL POLICE CONTROL No :
08457 444 888
Website : www.westmercia.police.uk
A neighbourhood watch scheme is active in Clifford, managed by the following individuals:
Graham Pritchard and Gill Grove
Candia Compton, Will & Carol Davies, Nigel & Greta Boothby
3. PRIORY WOOD
Richard Mighall and Glenys Parrington
Malcolm Lindesay and David Morgan
Margaret Davies and Gordon Rye
Mary Morgan, Cherry Phillips and Anthony Williams
Ray and Megan Morrissey
The No. 39 bus (operated by Stagecoach) runs from Brecon to
Hereford via Hardwicke. It leaves Hay along the Hardwicke Road (B4348) and turns right at
the Hardwicke turn to Dorstone and
through the Golden Valley to Hereford.
This is a limited services
with an early morning bus arriving at the Hardwicke turn at 07.18 (plus
one at 07.28 during termtime). The next bus is at 10.06.
Passengers wishing to connect with the National Express bus
to London should catch the early bus, which
entails a wait of approximately one hour in Hereford. The return
National Express bus from London, arrives 15 minutes
before the last No. 39 from Hereford at 17.50.
Buses from Hardwicke via Hay to Brecon commence at 09.19 and run at
irregular intervals thereafter on weekdays. There is a limited
Sunday service run by Yeomans Canyon.
There are frequent rail connections to London from Hereford via Newport
and a direct route to London from Hereford in the early afternoon.
fully adapted wheelchair accessible minibus is operated and provides a
daily service between 09:00 and 16:30 to people living within 9 miles
of Hay-on -Wye. Membership of the Dial-a-Ride Service is open to any
person who is either of state pensionable age or is registered as
disabled. The area covered extends beyond Clifford to Bredwardine,
Peterchurch, Painscastle and Bronllys.
Rubbish is collected on Tuesday mornings.
The nearest NHS health centre to Clifford is Staunton-on-Wye surgery.
Tel: 01981 500227
There is some kerbside recycling in parts of the parish, otherwise the
nearest recycling facility is in Hay-on-Wye, in the Co-op supermarket
car park. The table below shows what happens to th recycled
material (information reproduced from the June, 2007 issue of The
Internet and digital
access is available in most parts of Clifford, though the service is
sporadic in Priory Wood. The nearest public internet access is at
Hay-on-Wye library, which offers the service for free. Clifford does not currently receive the BBC's digital service via Freeview. Digital switchover is scheduled for the year 2011.