The Parish of Dorstone

in Herefordshire's Golden Valley

Welcome to the Parish of Dorstone

The rural parish of Dorstone lies at the head of Herefordshire's beautiful Golden Valley just four miles from the famous Welsh border town of Hay-on-Wye. Parish life revolves around village of Dorstone where a number of local societies and facilities are based. The village is well known as a hub for walkers with footpaths radiating from the village green into the surrounding hills.


  • NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT PLAN - Dorstone Parish Council is building a Neighbourhood Development Plan to help shape development in the parish over the next 20 years. Visit the dedicated website to find out more.
  • FUN RIDE - The will be a Fun Ride, beginning at Goring's Yard, on 21 April. Follow this link for more information.
  • EUROPEAN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS - Elections to the European Parliament will be help on 22 May. For further information follow this link.
  • DORSTONE DAWDLE - The second annual Dorstone Dawdle on Sunday 6 July at 11am. Follow this link to learn more . . .

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