Push for pollution talks with leader

THE leader of Bradford on Avon Town Council has invited Baroness Jane Scott, the Conservative leader of Wiltshire Council, to visit the town to discuss air quality and pollution. This is Wiltshire

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Save the Date! The Duck Race is coming….

The Annual BoA Duck Race is coming up on Easter Monday, 2nd April, and there will be prizes to win!  Last year we had so many visitors to the Town that we sold out of ducks, so keep an eye on our website, social media and noticeboards over the next ...

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Bradford on Avon historian writes book on Second World War Luftwaffe dive-bombers

A BRADFORD on Avon historian has written a book on one of Germany’s most fearsome Second World War Luftwaffe dive-bombers. This is Wiltshire

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Lorry Watch does work, council says

WILTSHIRE Council claims the Bradford on Avon Lorry Watch scheme is working – despite no offenders being prosecuted last year. This is Wiltshire

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Avoncliff weir scheme could face legal challenge

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THE applicant behind a £800,000 scheme to build a hydro-power turbine on the Avoncliff Weir could face a legal challenge, it was disclosed this week. This is Wiltshire

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Save the Date! The Duck Race is coming….

The Annual BoA Duck Race is coming up on Easter Monday, 2nd April, and there will be prizes to win!  Last year we had so many visitors to the Town that we sold out of ducks, so keep an eye on our website, social media and noticeboards over the next ...

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Scuba diver rescues rucksack from canal

A BRADFORD on Avon dive instructor jumped to the rescue after a canoeist overturned on the canal near Dundas Wharf and lost her bag. This is Wiltshire

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Urgent Road Closure – Cemetery Lane

Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Urgent Closure of Cemetery Lane, Bradford on Avon WILTSHIRE COUNCIL HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on 15 February 2018, the following length of road shall be closed to all traffic in th...

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Pancake Day Race is a flipping success for Harry

THEY tossed and turned and the winner even fell over but everyone agreed the 30th Pancake Day Race in Bradford on Avon was a flipping success. This is Wiltshire

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Celebrate royal wedding at walk to remember

DEMENTIA Charity, Alzheimer’s Support is calling for people to take part in its annual sponsored walk – and celebrate the Royal Wedding at the same time. This is Wiltshire

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Hunger strike for votes change

FOUR members of the Make Votes Matter group in Bradford on Avon took part in a 24-hour hunger strike on Monday and Tuesday to highlight the inequality in the UK voting system. This is Wiltshire

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Chaos fear over Bradford on Avon road closures

DRIVERS trying to commute through Bradford on Avon next month will face long delays or lengthy diversions. This is Wiltshire

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Former teacher passes away aged 101

A FORMER teacher who retired to Bradford on Avon to be closer to her family has died aged 101. This is Wiltshire

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What to do if the River Avon Floods

Following a period of heavy rain the river Avon may overspill its banks. Within the last few years we have experienced serious flooding in the centre of town and localised flooding due to very heavy run-off in areas away from the river where it was n...

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Bradford on Avon faces major road closures

BOTH main roads through Bradford on Avon will be closed on different days in March for roadworks, including a whole day closure of the Town Bridge which means locals face a diversion through Trowbridge. This is Wiltshire

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