Four lorry watch prosecutions today 16th April

Four companies were found guilty at Magistrates Court today B Bulk Haulage Ltd. This Berkshire based company pleaded guilty to one offence of crossing the Bradford on Avon Town Bridge in December 2012. The fine was £665 and cost of £75 were awarded...

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AskBoA: Tradesman to do a small bit of plastering / dryling / making good

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Hi, Wondering if anyone can recommend a local builder/handyman to make good where we have taken a kitchen stud wall down. Not a huge job and involves a bit of plaster-boarding/skimming/floor tiling/skirting. Had someone lined up but they have failed ...

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BoA Neighbourhood Plan

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group would like to express their thanks to all that completed the online survey and attended the consultation events. The following sub-groups are now being set-up and will review all comments: Conservation & Desi...

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Thank You

The Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group would like to express their thanks to all that completed the online survey and attended the consultation events.  The following sub-groups are now being set-up and will review all comments: Conservation & D...

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Wanted: Rusty Sports Partner

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I would like to meet people of any age who would like to resume or learn to play tennis or golf  or racket ball for a bit of exercise and fun or even some other sport that I have not tried before. After years of driving children to their activities ...

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Local Funeral Director pledges to undertake 50 good deeds

Local Funeral Director searches for causes in need of a helping hand A funeral director from Wiltshire has chosen an unusual way to celebrate reaching his 50th birthday, by pledging to undertake 50 good deeds in 50 days. Paul McDonald and the team at...

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Wanted: Tennis coach – South Wraxall

Seeking qualified tennis coach for South Wraxall village. To teach beginners/ intermediates (ages 9 – 16) on either a Friday evening, Saturday or Sunday day. Two hours/week. Looking to start asap. moc.l1563381485iamto1563381485h@ehc1563381485ahlia1563381485bc1563381485 (Submitted by Catherine Mayh...

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Website refresh

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It’s spring, so we’ve had a refresh, tidy up, hope you like it? If you’ve got any ideas or things you would like to see, just add a comment below or email us (We’ve got a few and hope to add those over time) Would you like to ...

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Historic Core Zone consultation – must see video

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This is about Shared Space scheme now up and running in a small Cheshire village called Poynton. 26,000 vehicles, including very heavy lorries, pass through every day on a main road and cross a busy junction; there is no by-pass. In BoA 20,00 vehicle...

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Wassail !

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To all the Businesses and Organisers of Fetes etc in Bradford on Avon, we would like to dance for you on Saturday 11th May during the day My name is Steve Baker and I am the Squire of Mr Baker’s Dozen, a Traditional English Morris dance side. We ar...

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AskBoA: Listed sash window renovation?

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Can anyone recommend a sash window renovation specialist in BOA with good knowledge of the nuances of the grade 2 listing? Many thanks in advance moc.l1563381485iamg@1563381485llenn1563381485aws.a1563381485naid1563381485 Submitted by: Diana Swannell

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Double prosecution for Lorry Watch – driver and company

Lorry Watch prosecution today.  Morrison Utility Services Ltd pleaded guilty to 4 charges having breached the weight restriction order on B-on-A Town Bridge on 4 separate occasions in September and October 2012.  The company was fined a total of £...

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Red Nose Support at Sainsbury's reaches £1959

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Justin King CEO of Sainsbury’s joins the Carry on Up the Zambezi challenge, by rowing 5K toward the total of 110K. Local business’s proto-col, Body Tech Gym, & Sainsbury’s joined forces for the challenge along with a team from CPS m...

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Reminder Invitation to Neighbourhood Plan Consultation

Thank you to those people who have already attended one of our Neighbourhood Plan events.  For anyone who has not been able to attend I would like to remind you that we have two more events dates (details below).  Please do come along your opinions...

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AskBOA: Does anybody know about an online petition?

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New proposals to build on golf course by river Dear BOA Community I had heard that there was a petition online which people could sign in protest at the new plans to build houses on the golf course by the river at Bradford-on-Avon. However, I cannot ...

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