"The Hereford Bull" was officially named
recently by The Countess of Darnley, HM Lord-Lieutenant of Herefordshire
and blessed by the Reverend Michael Tavinor, Dean of Hereford, at a
service in High Town, Hereford, during which the vessel was baptized
in traditional naval manner with a flagon of Herefordshire cider.
"The Hereford Bull” will be representing
Herefordshire and carrying HM Lord-Lieutenant in the Thames Diamond Jubilee pageant on 3rd