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Whitchurch and Ganarew Group Parish Council serves the communities of Whitchurch, Ganarew, Symonds Yat West, Crocker's Ash, Lewstone, Great Doward and Little Doward in Herefordshire.

The parish is located within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Winter Salt Grit

The Parish Council keep a small supply of salt grit at E&I Williams' yard on the Doward. If you would like to replenish the grit bins on the roads adjacent to your property please contact Derek Williams during office hours. His contact details are on the Councillor's web page. You will need a spade and container to put it in.

Please contact us if you have questions concerning the council or if you have any issues that you feel the council should be aware of, or where it can help or support you.


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Forthcoming Events

Next Parish Council meeting

Tuesday 9th July (no meeting in June)
7pm Whitchurch Memorial Hall

Knit and Natter

St Dubricius church, Thursday afternoons each week with tea and cakes!

Good Neighbour Scheme

1st and 3rd Wednesday, 10am St Dubricius Church.

Sticky Little Fingers

Mothers and pre-school children, term time at Whitchurch Primary School, Tuesday mornings


Symonds Yat and the River Wye. The Birthplace of Tourism

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