Wiltshire passengers to have their say on local bus services

In response to the consultations on public transport being run across Wiltshire, Bus Users UK is holding two further ‘Your Bus Matters’ events to give passengers in the region a chance to have their say on proposed cuts to local services....

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Scrap Metal Thieves

Yesterday thieves stole an old boiler that our plumber had left at the front of our house, intending to collect it today. To us it was just rubbish, but to him it had some value, so in effect he has been paid less than the full amount he expected for...

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CCTV appeal after Bradford on Avon burglary

POLICE investigating a burglary in Bradford on Avon, have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. The incident happened at 1.50pm on December 4 when the residents of a property in Junction Road disturbed an offender who had broken...

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Precautionary flood defences installed in Bradford on Avon

RISING river levels in Bradford on Avon has prompted Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Services to install flood defences this evening (Sunday) as a precaution. Barriers were put in place by 7pm in the Bull Pit by more than 20 helper, including firefighters,...

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Huge tree falls onto Avoncliff barge blocking boats in both directions

A VAST tree fell on top of a canal boat in Avoncliff shortly before midday today but luckily nobody was harmed. Wiltshire Fire and Rescue services, including three units, a dozen firefighters and a heavy rescue unit were busy this afternoon trying to...

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Some Great Places to eat and stay in Bradford on Avon

www.tuckedaway.co.uk have been filming some of the great places Bradford on Avon has to offer.  The films can be seen on the website, which aims to give potential customers a visual tour of each establishment, with the aim of enticing them to visit!...

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Alice of Wonderland show a sell out at Bradford on Avon school

A BRADFORD on Avon school production of Alice and Wonderland has been a resounding success, selling out for each of its four performances. There wasn’t a spare seat available at the St Laurence School play, which finally arrived after five months o...

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Bradford on Avon’s Kingston House to reopen for business after 25 years

BRADFORD on Avon’s historic Kingston House will open this summer as a workspace and innovation centre after nearly 25 years of being vacant. The Georgian building, of Kingston Road, is being reopened in an effort to boost the town’s economy as a ...

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Scarecrow Trail around Bradford on Avon

BTYFC (Bradford Town Youth Football Club) are organizing a half term SCARECROW TRAIL around Bradford on Avon. Can you find all 24 scarecrows and identify the countries taking part in the EUFA EURO’S 2016? A fantastic half term activity for all ...

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HOLIDAYS & CRUISES TRAVEL SHOW

Visit the Holidays & Cruises Travel Show at St Margaret’s Hall, Bradford on Avon from 10am-4pm Meet the suppliers from the Holiday & Cruise brands with well known names such as Azamara Cruises, Rail Discoveries, Mercury Holidays, Newmar...

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Temporary Road Closure – B3109 Springfield (Part), Bradford on Avon

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: B3109 Springfield (Part), Bradford on Avon (Ref: TTRO 4174) Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all ...

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Bradford Bowls Club celebrates success in 2015

BRADFORD on Avon Bowls Club held their annual lunch at Cumberwell Golf Club organised by Ladies’ Secretary, Eileen Holdway. 30 members enjoyed a lovely meal which was followed by the presentation of the trophies to the winners and runners up of las...

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AskBoA: Dog mess on our streets is getting out of hand!

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Hi there Has anyone else noticed that the amount of dogs fouling the Trowbridge Road going into town has increased hugely over the last few months? Its getting beyond a joke- my two young children have both fallen foul (no pun intended) to the increa...

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Overnight Noise from Railway Works

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In case anyone is alarmed by any noise and machinery eminating from the Greenland Mills area, there is work going on at the railway crossing overnight between 11pm and 5am for the next few nights I believe. We got a letter to inform us as we live f...

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Millionaire wants a slice of Bradford on Avon pie business’ success

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A MILLIONAIRE entrepreneur has invested in a slice of Bradford on Avon pie business Eat Square, months after it faced closure following a legal battle. Eat Square owner Alex Joll has sold 40 per cent of his company to Alfie Best, the owner of Wyldecr...

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War declared on Bradford on Avon’s dirty bus shelters

FOUR cleaning musketeers have taken it upon themselves to clean up bus shelters and places tarnished by graffiti around Bradford on Avon. Spearheaded by Councillor John Potter, the former town mayor, Councillor Mike Roberts and residents Joyce Shaw a...

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