Dirty, stinking homeless man attacked granny in late night horror

A HOMELESS man labelled a ‘berserk weirdo’ by his own lawyer bit a woman’s finger and made off with her handbag, a court heard. Simon Parker, who appeared in the dock with a Mohican hairstyle, said he had no memory of attacking the gran...

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FW: BELLWAY SOUTH WEST THRILLED TO RETAIN COVETED FIVE-STAR HOUSEBUILDER STATUS

Bellway is ‘a name you can trust’ as five-star status is retained. Bellway has once again been announced as a five-star house builder with the Home Builders Federation [HBF], in results released today [26th March]. The accolade means that over 90...

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Children’s Society award for loyal volunteer

A volunteer from Bradford on Avon has had her hard work and dedication recognised after winning a National Volunteering Award from The Children’s Society.   The award was presented by Jim Davies, Head of the charity’s youth engagement te...

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Garden designer helps to sponsor festival

A LOCAL garden and landscape design company is helping to sponsor the Bradford on Avon Food and Drink Festival on Saturday, June 1. Lotte Duncan, who is organising the festival with Jon Hackett, said: “We are very happy to be supported by many loca...

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Actress performs in Singapore

A FORMER St Laurence School pupil from Bradford on Avon has joined the cast of a leading theatre company in Singapore. Since leaving school, Rayanna Dibs has forged a career as a London-based UK stage and screen actress. She has recently relocated ba...

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Parties prepare to contest seat

FOUR candidates have so far declared their intention to contest the Bradford on Avon Town Council’s South Ward vacancy. The IDEAL Bradford candidate will be Paige Balas, an American by birth who is now a British citizen. She has been involved with...

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It’s DUCK RACE time again!

11am – 2pm Easter Monday 22nd April in Westbury Garden with the race at 12 noon It’s time for the famous annual Bradford on Avon Duck Race and this year promises to be bigger and better than ever, thanks to generous sponsorship from Puddle Duck...

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Digital Agency Offers A Range of Training Workshops

Based in Bradford-on-Avon, Varn work with a range of clients to help their businesses perform better online. This includes SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), which helps improve rankings of websites in search engines so that they recieve more traffic ...

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Sponsor is blown away by concert performers

ONE of the sponsors of the Duke Ellington Sacred Concert in Bradford on Avon has been so impressed by the event he is willing to be involved again next time. Steve Vick, managing director of Steve Vick International, sponsored the concert on Sunday a...

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Rare bat found near Bradford on Avon caves

ONE of the rarest mammals in Britain has been found in Bradford on Avon. Previously, the Alcathoe bat has only been sighted in North Yorkshire and a small area of Sussex and Surrey despite being first found in Britain in 2010. The discovery, made out...

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Agency wants to convert old Lloyds Bank

A LOCAL advertising agency is planning to move into the former Lloyds Bank building in Bradford on Avon.   Team Eleven, which is based at the Glove Factory Studios in Holt, wants to move into the former bank in Church Street. The company has app...

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Shop tops the poll for returning empty bottles

CUSTOMERS at a small supermarket in Bradford on Avon are beating some of London’s top stores when it comes to returning empty milk bottles. Christine’s Sustainable Supermarket son Silver Street ells more than 65 bottles of milk to customers from ...

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Notice of Temporary Closure of: B3107 Silver Street 12th May 2019

Notice from Wiltshire Council Section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 Temporary Closure of: B3107 Silver Street (Part), Bradford on Avon (Ref: TTRO 5864) Notice is hereby given that the Wiltshire Council has made an Order to close tempo...

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Jewellery stolen in Bradford Leigh burglary

WILTSHIRE Police are investigating a burglary at a house in Bradford-on-Avon during which several items of jewellery were stolen. Between the morning of Friday, March 2 and the evening of Saturday, March 3, a window at a house in Bradford Leigh was s...

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Local MP supports WHY charity fundraiser

CHIPPENHAM MP Michelle Donelan has supported a coffee morning at the Seven Stars public house in Winsley to raise funds for a local charity. Kate Hooper, owner of the Seven Stars and her friends Clare and Ed Cobb, hosted a coffee and cake morning for...

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