Accommodation (2), Activity Centre (1), Agricultural Engineer (1), Building Merchants (1), Butchers (1), Catering (1), Childcare (1), Construction (1), Discos (1), Event Planning (3), Hairdressers (1), Hobbies (1), Homecare (2), Livery Yard (1), Private Carer (1), Private Taxi Hire (1), Public Houses (5), Restaurants (1), Shops (4)




Activity Centres



Battlelands Paintball, Dulas, HR2 0JH


A 60 acre paintball site set in the beautiful Hereford hills. Ideal for parties, stag do's, hen do's, corporate or just for a group of mates. All equipment supplied.


Two different session's available. Morning 10am - 1pm and Afternoon 1.30pm - 5pm


Open 7 days a week. Age 12+


We also specialize in team building days out with a wide range of activities available.








Agricultural Engineer



P.James Agricultural Engineer, Court Farm, Pontrilas, HR2 0EH


We supply new and quality used farm machinery, from buckets and other loader attachments to grain & bale trailers.


We repair and fabricate all types of machinery & equipment, nothing too big or small.


We also offer Agricultural Contracting Services, which include - Ploughing & Seed drilling, Re-seeding grassland, Mowing, Tedding, Rowing, Baling & Wrapping with combi and Hedge cutting








Building Merchants



Black Mountain Quarries Ltd, Howton Court, Pontrilas, HR2 0BG


Black Mountain Quarries are a family owned business that supplies traditional building materials to architects, tradesmen, builders and individuals throughout the UK and Europe. We produce stone from our own quarries and also import stone from all over the world, providing :


Building stone, Flagstones, Cobblestones, Coping stone, Roofing stone, Timber flooring, Lintels & cills, Boulders.


Opening hours

8.00 am - 17.30 pm Mondays to Fridays

9.00 am - 12.30 pm Saturdays












RJ & RB Mailes Butchers, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0EX


A traditional family butcher selling locally produced meat.  A speciality is venison from the nearby Kentchurch estate.


Our meat is all sourced as locally as possible :

Beef – including fattening our own cattle, Eynon’s of Wormbridge and Sparey’s of Garway
Lamb – R. Whistance of Garway, Ensors of Forest of Dean
Pork – Woodland Pigs of Gloucestershire.


If what you are after is not on display, no matter how unusual please ask – the alligator is in the freezer by the front door and the pickled tongue is at your far right of the chiller cabinet!









Three Little Pigs, Trippenkennet Farm, Three Ashes, HR2 8LZ


If you're looking for a company to provide a pig roast for your event then look no further. We specialise in providing the most delicious, tasty pigs, that are cooked to perfection.


We operate throughout Herefordshire and surrounding counties. We can also provide salads and desserts to accompany our succulent pork rolls and cater for your vegetarian guests.








Flora MacKillop


Ofsted Registered Childminder, based in Howton, outside Pontrilas.


A friendly home based childcare provider, dedicated to enriching children's lives with play and learning.


I have full and part time spaces available.


Please contact me for more information.








Golden Valley Construction, Valley View, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0JD


Golden Valley Construction is a family run construction company established in 1977 that is dedicated to delivering high costumer service and quality workmanship. GVC offer its clients hassle free civil engineering services using the latest plant and machinery, combined with highly trained and competent operatives.


We are confident that we can deliver your project on time and on budget. We aim to give customers the best advice on projects of all sizes, from resurfacing your drive to constructing a new road way.


Golden Valley Construction carries full public liability insurances covering all its operations. We are also "Safe Contractor" approved and are committed to ensuring all our work operations are methodically planned and organised to ensure high levels of safety.




Coleys Mini Digger Hire & Landscaping, Maple Farm, Longtown, HR2 0LW


Please don't hestitate to ask for a quote for any of the above


Landscaping (small or large), Garden Fencing, Garden Patio Slabs, Crazy Paving, General Repairs, Small or large ponds created to style and shape, Equine arena's, Drainage and Ditching and many more ...








Rooster Disco's, Pentre Llanrhaeadr, LL16 4NR


Red Rooster Discos are a family-run, professional and fun company who have had 40 years of experienced DJing and pride themselves on giving that unique 'personal' touch to their events. We travel all over the UK and provide music of any genre having first liased with the host of the party. We know how to keep the crowd 'circulating' the dancefloor and pride ourselves in 'after sales service' i.e. once we have sold you our Disco we endeavour to give you the most memorable event we can.


We have a few special mementos to give you during your evening such as 'Sign the Vinyl' and 'Our Guest Request Cards' and creating an electronic album of photographs of the evening for you to remember and share with your friends. Our light show is amazing and enthralls the kids as well as grown ups. Try us and see.



Event Planning





Let Them Drink Tea, Abbeydore


Based in Abbeydore, Let Them Drink Tea provide vintage crockery hire throughout Herefordshire and the West Midlands. We are able to cater for up to 200 for tea.


With beautiful cups, saucers, cake plates, cake stands, teapots and a whole array of lovely things, we will make your event that little bit special, whether it's for your wedding or afternoon tea with your friends. We can even style your venue for you.



Prestige Events, Kentchurch Court, Kentchurch, HR2 0DB


Martha Summerfield and Jo Smith at Prestige Events have just taken over the running of all events and weddings at Kentchurch Court.


Kentchurch Court is a stunning Wedding and Event Venue nestled in the Monnow Valley in the Heart of beautiful Herefordshire. Nestled within a 5,000 acre deep park this is the perfect private venue for your special day.



Williams Marquees, Trippenkennet, Three Ashes, HR2 8LZ


We specialise in Traditional Marquee Hire throughout Herefordshire and surrounding counties. We can create a unique venue for your wedding or special event, whatever it might be. We endeavour to provide a tailored service second to none.


Perfect for the big occasion & manufactured to the highest standards, our marquees are the ideal setting for your wedding, party or anniversary. Reaching a height of 18′ in the centre, traditional marquees create a lasting impression and a stunning  environment for your event. We can also provide smaller marquees for your BBQ or garden party.








Hair Necessities, Mobile Hairdresser


My name is Ruby, I am a mobile hairdresser. Offering you a professional service in the comfort of your own home at a time to suit you.


Fully NVQ qualified through apprenticeship at Toni and Guy.


Please visit my facebook page or ring for more details.








Golden Valley Hobbies


Distribute items for the model railway trade.


Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (10am - 3pm)





Home Care





Kemble Home Care, Hereford


Kemble Care are a family run, award-winning provider of quality home care to people in need of support across Herefordshire and beyond.


We value independence and believe that enabling people to remain in the comfort of their own homes, where they can make their own care choices,

promotes the optimum well-being.








Bluebird Care, Herefordshire


We deliver homecare and support services in Herefordshire but particularly in rural areas where people often struggle to get the support they deserve.


We can provide anything from a 30 minutes visit up to full time live-in care. What makes us different is that we put you first. We aim to provide you with the same standard of care that we would expect for our own families.


Based at Unit 4a, Wormbridge Court Business Centre (tucked behind Creative Timbers and overlooking the pond!), we are open from 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday. In addition we provide an out-of-hours service to support our customers in an emergency. Our care workers are recruited because they have a passion for delivering care to the highest standard – not just as a job.








Fire-drake, New House, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0JG


Fire-drake, for hand crafted jewellery and gifts in precious metal, gemstones and beads that cannot be found on the high street. We can make bracelets, bangles, charms, necklaces, pendants, key rings, earrings, napkin rings in Fine, Sterling and Argentium Silver, Gold (carat), Gold-filled or Niobium (hyper-allergenic). Under no circumstances will any of our items contain Nickel.


Individual commissions taken and local events attended. Visits by appointment only.


We can make variations of most of our designs, combine ideas or come up with something to your specification. Please look at our website or Facebook page for ideas. We're local (Ewyas Harold/Abbeydore) and happy to help you find the right piece for yourself or a special occasion gift.



Livery Yard





Livery Yard - Home Farm Dulas, HR2 0HJ


We have a variety of stabling to suit all needs, traditional stables looking out across the yard and small pony stables. 

Liveries have the use of all the facilities which include a floodlit sand and rubber 50mX 20m arena, and good hacking around our 120 acre farm and local area. We have a good sized communal tack room and feed room and toilets.

All liveries are supplied with a stable and all year round grass turnout in securely fenced paddocks with water supply to field troughs. From about the end of October to Mid April all horses must be brought in at night.



Pet Care





Elliot's Doggy Day Care


'Elliot's Doggy Day Care' is a unique local authority licensed service located in the Golden Valley,  providing dog day care in a friendly, rural environment, where your dogs can play safely and receive long country walks whilst you continue your working/leisure pursuits guilt free. Both Gwyn and Julie are trained and qualified in Canine First Aid and are passionate in creating the safe, fun, social experience your dogs desire and deserve to enrich their lives. All dogs will be walked everyday, dependent upon their needs.

The family environment is suitable for all dogs, young and old, big and small as long as they are sociable and friendly.  Puppies are welcomed into 'Elliot's Doggy Day Care' from 6 months of age, and after they have received their full course of relevant vaccinations from your registered Vet



Private Carer





Ellen Dijkens - Private Carer Herefordshire


I have recent relevant experience working for a private agency but am now going it on my own to deliver the kind of care that I believe in.


I have several clients who are very willing to provite references should anyone ask for them.


Telephone : 01432 840495 or Mobile : 07578155343





Private Taxi Hire





Black Mountain Private Hire, Wormbridge


Welcome to Black Mountain Private Hire, based in Wormbridge but covering your transportation needs nationwide. Black Mountain Private Hire is here to provide a quality reliable courteous service, that incorporates your busy lifestyle.





Public Houses





The Temple Bar Inn, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0EU


The Temple Bar Inn is every country lover’s dream, nestled in the heart of the Herefordshire village of Ewyas Harold, a stone’s throw from the Welsh Borders and the beautiful Black Mountains; there is no better place to enjoy a pint and the paper.


Licensed since the 1850′s, this much-loved watering hole has been sympathetically refurbished, reopening as a Free House and Restaurant where the rustically simple décor, relaxed environment and choice selection of real ales and fine wines, provide the perfect sojourn for locals and visitors alike.






The Dog Inn, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0EX


The Dog Inn is a traditional country Inn and has been in operation for more than 500 years.


We are located in the Golden Valley, in the village of Ewyas Harold, Hereford, England and we are only a few minutes from the Welsh border.


The family speaks fluent English, French, Maderin and Spanish.


Tea Room and Restaurant Opening Times

Lunch: 11am - 5pm (Monday - Saturday), 12pm - 3pm Sunday

Dinner: 7pm - 10pm (Wednesday - Saturday)




The Bridge Inn, Kentchurch, HR2 0BY


The Bridge Inn, believed to be over 400 years old, is situated on the banks of the river Monnow in the delightful Monnow Valley. We have a beer garden stretching for 100m up the banks of the river with fantastic views of the Black Mountains.


Licensees, Nick and Andi are committed to offering excellent beers, wines and spirits to accompany lovely home-cooked food at good value.


We are proud to be featured in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide and throughout the summer we always have 4 real ales available, with 2 usually from local breweries. These are supported by ciders, lagers, stout, and a wide range of soft drinks, wines and spirits.  




The Crown Inn, Longtown, HR2 0LT


The Crown Inn was built in 1751, on the border of Wales, set in the shadow of the magnificent Black Mountains. Set in the Olchon valley, just off Offas Dyke Pathway and in the middle of the Golden valley, it is the ideal place to stay and explore both England & Wales whilst getting a true feel for typical village life.


Families are welcome and there is an enclosed garden area at the rear of the pub.

Open Monday / Tuesday / Thursday / Friday: Lunchtime:12pm - 3pm (Closed Wednesday lunchtime)
Evenings: 6.00pm - 12am
Saturday: Open from 12pm right through until 1am
Sunday: Open from 12pm right through until 11pm






The Bridge Inn, Michaelchurch Escley, HR2 0JW


The Bridge Inn is a 16th century riverside inn, restaurant and campsite idyllically located in the small village of Michaelchurch Escley. Situated in the shadows of the Black Hill, alongside the Escley Brook and amongst the weeping willows, The Bridge Inn is a wonderful location from which to explore the Golden Valley, Brecon Beacons National Park and Offa’s Dyke Path.


Recently having been lovingly restored, with traditional wood burning stoves, a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, The Bridge Inn serves cask conditioned real ale and a selection of local ciders.


Walkers, locals and passers-by are welcomed to enjoy the warm, relaxed atmosphere with excellent locally sourced food and drink.










The Old Stables Fish & Chip Shop, Ewyas Harold


Cod Chips and Peas, Cod Snax with Sweet & Sour Sauce, Haddock & Chips, Cheese Burger & Chips, Jumbo Sausage & chips with Curry Sauce, Chip Butties, Kids Meals, OAP Special 5oz cod and half portion of chips, Chinese Beef, Chicken & Vegetarian Curry, Large Steak Roll, Sweet & Sour Chicken with chips, 100% Local Beef / Chicken or Chicken Kebab / Donna Kebab.


Opening Hours -

Wed and Thurs (12-2pm & 4-10pm)

Fri and Saturday (12-2pm & 4-11pm)




Ewyas Harold Village Store, Ewyas Harold, HR2 0EX


We offer a wide range of goods including : Fresh fruit and vegetables, Local wine and cider, Locally produced ice cream, Fresh milk and Bread daily, Magazines and Newspapers, Stationary, Cards and gift wrap, Post Office and Banking, ATM, Monthly promotions and free local delivery.


New Opening Hours -

Monday to Friday (7am to 6.30pm), Saturday (7am to 5.00pm), Sunday (8.30am to 12noon)


Post Office -

Monday to Friday (9am to 1pm) (2pm to 5.30pm), Saturday (9am to 12.30pm), closed Sunday.




TyGwyn Cider, Pen Y Lan Farm, Rowlestone, HR2 0DL


Ty Gwyn is an award winning cider company who supply real or craft cider to some of the UK’s finest outlets including three Michelin star restaurants. 


All our cider and perry is made by us and sold in still/draught or sparkling varieties.  We have a farm cider shop and licensed bar offering all our ciders and perries, free tastings, talks, teas, coffees, snacks and other local produce.


We are in Rowlestone just a few hundred yards off the main A465 Abergavenny/Hereford Road.


Open Wed – Sat 10am to 6pm and Sun 11am to 5pm.  All enquiries welcome and we hope to see you soon.




Hopes of Longtown, The Farmers Barn, Longtown, HR2 0LT


Celebrating 13 years of serving the community in 2014, Hopes of Longtown is a general store with a difference located in the Herefordshire village of Longtown, a stone's throw from the Welsh border between Hereford, Abergavenny and Hay-on-Wye. Combining a diverse range of speciality and regional produce with the practical facets of a convenience store, Hopes of Longtown exists to serve the outlying community along with hundreds of visitors to the area, while helping to sustain local economies.


Mon - Fri (7.30am to 5.30pm, 7pm on Thurs), Saturday (7.30am to 4pm), Sunday (10.00am to 12noon)


Post Office - Mon - Fri (10.30am to 3.30pm), Saturday (9am to 11am), closed Sunday.




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