Found – mobile phone

Mobile phone found in Poulton field this evening. It is locked. Please ring it and I will answer it. So it can be reunited with its owner.

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Skate park firm takes on project

A SKATEPARK is one step closer for Bradford on Avon as the town council announce they will be working with park design company Maverick Industries on the project. Councillors confirmed their choice of supplier unanimously at the Full Council meeting ...

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Bradford on Avon Flower & Produce Show has a new trophy for handicrafts

THIS year’s Bradford on Avon Flower and Produce show places an extra emphasis on craft among its usual rich array of categories. The Bradford on Avon show is known for its slightly unusual categories and this year the Longest Piece of Bindweed make...

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Notice of temp closure: Turleigh (Part), Winsley: 14-16th Oct 2019

Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: Turleigh (Part), Winsley (Ref: TTRO 6187) Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close temporarily to all traffic: Turleigh (Part), Winsley; f...

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Six-year-old organises fundraiser to thank Charity for grandad’s dementia care

A six-year-old girl has raised money for the charity caring for her grandfather. Greta Thomas held a summer fundraiser at her home for The Royal Star & Garter Home in Surbiton, which is caring for grandfather Mark Farmer. Thirty friends and famil...

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Bradford-on-Avon Golf coarse

Has the Golf club ceased to operate?   As l went by today it looked very unkept which saddened me . Can anyone tell me if this facility is now closed for good !

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Riders take to the saddle again

CYCLING enthusiasts are preparing for another year of George’s marvellous bike ride to raise money for charity. The event was started in 2012 in memory of George Hutchings who had quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy. George was nine when he died and GMBR...

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Care home gets arty for awards

THE residents at Wiltshire Heights care home got creative as they displayed their artistic sides in a national competition organised by the National Activity Providers Association and were presented with a highly commended award. They have been worki...

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How this care home brought the Caribbean to them

THE team at Wiltshire Heights brought all the fun of a Caribbean Carnival to life last week after residents had been busy making outfits and decorations. An indoor parade took pace as the residents and staff wore tie dye t-shirts and hats with an ass...

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Experience new slots for free before wagering real money

On some occasions, we earn revenue from content. This commercial content is compiled via expert opinion. Clicking in certain hyperlinks within this article will redirect you to a 3rd party.  The list of new slot machine games debuting at online casi...

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Learning the history of trade

A Bradford on Avon woman is seeking Trinity School friends for a Class of 79 reunion. Wellie O’Driscoll has put out an appeal on a local social media website to find friends with whom she went to school. The reunion is being held on Saturday, Septe...

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Tea party to beat loneliness

DOROTHY House Hospice in Bradford-on-Avon was the venue of Abicare’s Mad Hatter’s Tea Party last week. With an array of teas, coffees and cakes, and music to sing along to, the event gave some of Abicare’s homecare and live-in clients, and ...

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Class of 79 reunion call for Trinity School, Bradford on Avon

A Bradford on Avon woman is seeking Trinity School friends for a Class of 79 reunion. Wellie O’Driscoll has put out an appeal on a local social media website to find friends with whom she went to school. The reunion is being held on Saturday, Septe...

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Newly-revamped sensory garden at Wiltshire Heights is Chippenham MP’s delight

CHIPPENHAM MP Michelle Donelan visited Wiltshire Heights care home in Bradford on Avon last Thursday August 8 to see its newly-revamped sensory gardens. The project has been a joint effort by local police cadets and the bus driver team for the care h...

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Airport drop-off fees: how does your nearest airport compare?

Four out of five UK airports have increased their fees for drivers dropping off or collecting people at airports this summer, according to a study. Eighteen of the 22 airports analysed have introduced or raised drop-off fees, the RAC investigation fo...

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