Six-foot tall rabbit sure to be star of the show

THE award-winning Bradfordians return to the stage with a six-foot high rabbit called Harvey for their next production, which opens on Thursday. The Bradfordians’ Dramatic Society are performing the hilarious comedy Harvey by the American playwrigh...

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Doves represent those who died

STRINGS of 184 hand-crafted paper doves across one of Bradford on Avon’s historic shopping streets are a dramatic symbol of peace.   The Flight of the Fallen commemorates each of the men from Bradford on Avon who failed to come home from the F...

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Children get a taste of life on Western Front

CHILDREN from Holt Primary School experienced a taste of life on the Western Front when they visited a replica First World War trench system in Bradford on Avon.   The trench, complete with a full-scale replica First World War tank and a hospita...

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High-tech firm wins top award

AIM is one of the most important platforms to help smaller and growing companies raise the capital they need for expansion. AB Dynamics is a supplier of innovative, high-quality test equipment to 25 of the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers. The...

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Mayor’s Tea Party at The Hall launches WW1 commemoration

The Mayor’s Tea Party was held on 1st of November in the historic and iconic venue, The Hall. This marked the launch for the Town Council’s series of events commemorating the centenary of end of WW1 in 1918; Countdown to Peace It provided many ...

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Illegal immigrants jailed after Bradford cannabis farm discovered

A PAIR of Albanians caught in a multi million pound cannabis farm down a disused mine in Bradford on Avon have been jailed for 18 months. This is Wiltshire

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‘Eyes of the world’ will be on Stonehenge

TIME Team expert and Wiltshire archaeologist Phil Harding says the “eyes of the world” will be watching if the Government decides to go ahead with controversial plans for a 1.9-mile tunnel past the world-famous Stonehenge monument. This is Wiltsh...

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Youngster clinches award

A YOUNG actor from Bradford on Avon has won a top award for his portrayal of wartime evacuee William Beech in a production of Michelle Magorian’s wonderfully uplifting wartime tale, Goodnight Mr Tom. This is Wiltshire

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Firm plans second factory

AB Dynamics at Bradford on Avon has submitted a planning application to Wiltshire Council for a second purpose-built manufacturing centre. This is Wiltshire

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Artist fails to qualify

AMATEUR artist Andrea Cryer from Bradford on Avon has failed in her bid to reach the semi-final of this year’s Landscape Artist of the Year competition. This is Wiltshire

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Shopkeeper is ‘gutted’ by theft

THE owner of the Village Shop and Post Office in Westwood says he is “absolutely gutted” after being the victim of a £2,100 distraction theft. This is Wiltshire

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Book charts history of Irishman’s War

A BRADFORD on Avon and Wiltshire councillor has written a book on his great uncle who fought in the First World War. This is Wiltshire

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New housing development in Wiltshire takes shape

Building work is well underway at a new housing development in Bradford on Avon.  Five-star housebuilder Bellway is building 58 new homes at Tithecote Manor, off Holt Road, where the first few homes are beginning to take shape, ready for its off...

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New housing development in Wiltshire takes shape

Building work is well underway at a new housing development in Bradford on Avon.  Five-star housebuilder Bellway is building 58 new homes at Tithecote Manor, off Holt Road, where the first few homes are beginning to take shape, ready for its off...

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Man jailed for attack on partner

A man who launched a savage attack on his partner when she tried to end the relationship has been jailed for four years – and ordered to keep out of Bradford on Avon until 2033. This is Wiltshire

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