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New Coach Holiday Brochure launched by Hereford based Tour Operator

New Coach Holiday Brochure launched by Hereford based Tour Operator To celebrate 5 years of trading, local tour operator Rural Concierge held their first Members coffee morning to launch a new 2019 holiday brochure at the glorious Hereford Left Bank on Wednesday 8th August. Based in Hereford Butter Market, Rural Concierge has built on the success of their well-established day…

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Rural Concierge finalist for Best Rural Tourism Business at the Rural Business Awards

Rural Concierge finalist for Best Rural Tourism Business at the Rural Business Awards Herefordshire business Rural Concierge has been shortlisted for the Best Rural Tourism Business at the 2018 Midlands Rural Business Awards sponsored by Amazon. 2016 saw Rural Concierge as the overall winner of the Best Rural Tourism Business Award, as presented by the Rural Business Awards in partnership…

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New Overnight breaks for 2018 with Rural Concierge!

New for 2018, we have been busy at Rural Concierge HQ arranging some exciting overnight breaks that we hope you will enjoy. Our debut overnight trip took place in London last March and we received some great feedback, so we thought we would organise a few more for 2018. With only a £50 deposit per person required to reserve your…

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Tourism Assistant Apprentice with Rural Concierge

A rare and exciting opportunity to develop your business administration skills within an up and coming travel and tourism business based in Hereford city. You will work in a busy but friendly environment with no two days the same!   Click here to apply Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 Apprenticeship summary Weekly wage £122.50 Wages explained Working week 5 days…

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Hereford’s Black and White House Museum Opens

Coach Operator Information Bulletin   Hereford’s Black and White House Museum OpensThe first floor includes a formal dining parlour, a huge open fireplace and a room where visiting children can dress up as butcher’s apprentices and kitchen maids. The second floor has a bedchamber with an original 17th century bed for visitors to try out for themselves and another activity…

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Hereford’s Liz Hill up for Visit England’s Tourism Superstar for 2017 award

A tourism business from Herefordshire has been nominated for a national tourism industry Award. Spotting a gap in the market for local tourism information in Herefordshire, Liz Hill set up her own company, Rural Concierge in 2013, to share her passion and knowledge of the local area with visitors, adding that personal touch. She is one of ten “unsung heroes”…

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Rural Concierge Takes Best Rural Tourism Business Award – 2016

13 October, 2016 saw Herefordshire’s very own Rural Concierge as the winner of the 2016 Best Rural Tourism Business Award, as presented by the Rural Business Awards in partnership with CLA.

Exciting new partnership aims to bring more tourism into the area.

Herefordshire based tourism business Rural Concierge have hooked up with British History Tours after meeting earlier this year at the British Travel and Tourism awards. Liz, of Rural Concierge, and Philippa, of British History Tours, are working in partnership to create amazing packages aimed at visitors looking for a more exclusive experience around historic Herefordshire and Worcestershire.   ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. For…

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Cider Heritage Tours through Golden Fire

Rural Concierge is proud to be part of Herefordshire’s new Cider App, Golden Fire offering cider tours and holidays. Funded by Heritage Lottery Fund, Golden Fire is our latest participatory digital arts project that will explore Herefordshire’s cider heritage from 1945 to the present day THE APP IS READY TO DOWNLOAD NOW from Googleplay and the iTunes app store http://goldenfirehfd.co.uk/