Invitation to BoA Residents – No. 1 Royal Crescent Seeks Volunteers

The recently re-opened No. 1 Royal Crescent in Bath is recruiting volunteers to help in the museum shop. Are you friendly, enthusiastic, interested in the history of Bath? We are looking for people who can offer 4 hours a fortnight, preferably a week...

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Now Winsley gets a taste for edible planters

After the success of Bradford on Avon’s Incredible Edibles scheme, Winsley is looking for people to help them create their own edible planters. Lamb Yard, in Bradford on Avon, has housed several plants, including strawberries, blueberries and herbs...

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Piha: ST Laurence School Blue Navy Girls School Trousers

9-10-yrs, 11-12yrs, 13-14 yrs £12.50 15-16yrs, 17-18 yrs £14 Use to be sold in Scallywags Lots in stock We also stock back packs, packa rain jackets, we will be stocking Navy tights – and lots of other coloured tights too! Piha Autumn Stock a...

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20's plenty view on Wiltshire's draft policy on 20mph limits and zones

A 20’s plenty group has recently been established in Bradford on Avon. We are the organisation’s 200th group. Our aim is for Bradford-on-Avon to have a 20mph default speed limit where people live, without traffic calming. There is a growing amoun...

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Would you like your Post Office to support a community scheme?

Post Office branches in England can now apply to receive up to £10,000 to support a new scheme or service for their local community. These could include: Classes in key skills such as reading, languages or the Internet Mentoring and advice service f...

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Seven prosecutions for Lorry Watch

The following companies were fined £700 and ordered to pay £75 costs to Wiltshire Council and £70 victim surcharges. John Miller Ltd, Dumfries John Hackling Transport Ltd, Gloucestershire Arnold Laver & Co Ltd , Sheffield Hickman Industries Lt...

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Repairs setback for refurbishment of Bradford on Avon hall

A series of setbacks has hit refurbishment plans at St Margaret’s Hall in Bradford on Avon, after problems with the roof and floor were discovered when work began. The project budget stood at £790,000 when builders started in June and the revamp ...

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Police boss praises Bradford on Avon Lorry Watch

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Achievements of Bradford on Avon’s Lorry Watch scheme have been applauded by the Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Commissioner Angus Macpherson, on a visit to the town. Volunteers from the group have taken shifts on the Town Bridge, tallying ...

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Winsley campaigners claim victory in battle over buses

Campaigners in Winsley, who petitioned against cuts to their bus services, have got the runs re-routed. First UK buses 264 and 265 changed routes on July 28, dropping stops in Bradford Road, by Ashley Lane, on the bypass, near Dane Rise. Residents we...

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Visit to Anniversary Games – Richard Clarke of Sainsbury's BOA

Richard Clarke of Sainsbury’s BOA was fortunate enough to attend the IAA athletics meeting on Friday evening. Usain Bolt winning the 100 men’s in 9.85 seconds, was the final flourish to the event. Richard, PR ambassador of Braford on Avon...

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Link2Nature: small grants launched

Bill Blumsom, is the new Coordinator for Link2Nature, the Wiltshire and Swindon Local Nature Partnership. Since taking up the role, Bill has been completing activities in preparation for the launch of the Small Grants Fund. These preparations are now...

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Community Wellbeing Topic Group

The Community Wellbeing Topic Group of Bradford on Avon’s Neighbourhood Plan is currently seeking information from the town’s schools, clubs and organisations which contribute to community wellbeing. They are looking to gather the followi...

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Lorry Watch Prosecution July 2013

A further four prosecutions took place at Swindon Magistrates Court on the 22nd July. Poundland Cool Solutions Ltd Harsco Infrastructure Ltd were all fined £450 each + costs William Dillan was fined £160 + costs

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Extend ladies exercise class for over 60's

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New exercise class for ladies 60+ run by exercise professional starting on Monday September 2nd 2.30-3.30pm at Dixon Chiropractic Clinic, Kingston Square, BOA.Contact Lynne Rayner 01380 812881 email: moc.u1590732720oy4tn1590732720emevo1590732720m@enn1590732720yl1590732720. for further details

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From You to Me shortlisted for national Deborah Meaden award

Bradford on Avon gift publisher From You to Me is one of 15 promising young businesses from across the UK shortlisted for the finals of Local Business Accelerators (LBA) – the regional press campaign to boost small business. From You to Me creates ...

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