West Mercia Police
Facebook Herefordshire and Ledbury. Twitter @LedburyNW and @LedburyCops.
999 when there is danger to life or risk of injury, when a crime is in progress, or when immediate police attendance is necessary.
101 to speak to your local police to report less urgent crime and disorder and for general police enquiries.
101 on-line incident reporting form.
|State your location as Cradley in Herefordshire.
get an incident number if you may need to call back.
|0800 555 111 to call the charity Crimestoppers-uk.org anonymously about crime.||get a code number if you may need to call back.|
|111 or 0845 4647 for NHS Direct emergency urgent care and GP out of hours. They will be able to tell you if your medical problem is a '999' emergency or not. Try is A&E for me? to find health services. Find NHS services and Herefordshire Minor Injuries Units, but phone first to check opening times.||Call 111 when it may be less urgent than 999.|
|Report or get information at Power Cut 105 or Western Power||Call 105 or 0800 6783 105 for supply problems.|
Our Safer Neighbourhood Team is Ledbury Rural (for information input your post code at WestMercia.Police.uk - Colwall, Bosbury, Cradley, Mathon, Storridge, Coddington and Evesbatch. The Ledbury station is not always manned, contact via the Hereford station. The other local Police Station is in Malvern, Worcestershire.
|John Rowe||M Starkey||P Harrison|
West Mercia Police provide Neighbourhood Watch/Rural Watch/Post Office Watch messaging. Please subscribe to these messages (Herefordshire South if South of the A4103) and pass on the information to neighbours, especially those not using eMail. The Police also report crime on twitter @WMerciaPolice.
Announced October 2013, the launch of the National Crime Agency (was SOCA serious and organised crime agency). The strategy uses the framework which have been developed for counter terrorist work and has four main objectives: the prosecution and disruption of people engaged in serious and organised criminality (Pursue); preventing people from becoming involved in this activity (Prevent); increasing protection against serious and organised crime (Protect); and reducing the impact of this criminality where it takes place (Prepare).
The West mercia Police and Crime Commissioner web site is WestMercia-PCC.gov.uk.
The Our Watch national scheme has pages for the West Midlands. You may subscribe to national Neighbourhood Alert messaging for general NW topics, but the information is national, not local.
|herefordshire.gov.uk||Report a pothole (see also Parish Council Lengthsman)|
|immobilise.com||Register your property and see how to mark your belongings|
|Public Automated External Defibrillator (AED)||The red telephone box outside the Old Post Office in Cradley opposite Brookside at WR13 5LQ|
|Phone-paid Services Authority||The UK regulator for content, goods and services charged to a phone bill|
|National Neighbourhood Watch Association||02079 630160|
|Crimestoppers charity dedicated phone line for members of the shooting community and the general public to report any concerns about legally held firearms.||0800 028 4010|
|Report Spam Texts to 7726||OFCOM advice for consumers receiving unwanted text messages|
|Get Safe On-Line|
|Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre's Think U Know|
|Safety Hotline||01432 364582|
|Protecting your mobile phone|
|www.cyberstreetwise.com||Computer Users In Warwickshire And West Mercia Warned About Upsurge In Cyber Crime, January 2014|
|Neighbourhood Watch wiki|
|Hereford Council road closures and diversions.|| |
|Emergency Rest Centres||Try Storridge Village Hall on the A4103 or the Royal British Legion on the Bosbury Road. If you are stuck at Stiffords Bridge and can't get up the hills then the Red Lion is an obvious choice!|
|For card scams try Financial Fraud|
|For victims of scams etc.Action Fraud||0300 123 2040|
|Contact the Citizens Advice consumer helpline (formerly known as Consumer Direct) if you need help with a consumer problem.||or 101|
|Environment Agency Flood warnings|
|Register stolen property at IT'S BEEN NICKED||also always check EBAY.|
|01432 347208 or 0845 3030 900|
Trading Standards Doorstoppers Hotline for Police Calls
|HEREFORDSHIRE 01432 261987, WORCESTERSHIRE 01905 765394, Monday to Thursday - 9am to 5pm, Friday - 9am to 4.30pm|
|Women's Aid||Hereford 01432 356 146 & Worcester 01905 613 875|
Drugs Services Hereford
|01432 263 636|
National Drugs Line
|0800 77 66 00|
|08457 90 90 90.|
Family Drug Support
|01981 25 11 55|
|01684 563 611|
Domestic Violence HelpLine
|0800 783 1359|