FOOD REVIEW: Authentic Italian flavours at The Oven in Bath

THE Oven is located in the bustling centre of Bath but is a cosy restaurant for couples or groups to enjoy the amazing flavours of Italy. The main draw was the big pizza oven and the open kitchen so you can see you pizzas being made by the chefs. All...

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The Shining Lights of 2019

We are pleased to announce this year’s Youth and Adult category winners of the Shining Light of Bradford on Avon Award, which celebrates contributions to our community by outstanding individuals, nominated by the public. SHINING LIGHT ADULT AWARD â...

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Bradford on Avon Lorry Watch volunteers notch court success

LORRY Watch volunteers in Bradford on Avon have notched up another successful prosecution. Wiltshire Heavy Building Materials Ltd were convicted on November 12 of breaching the town bridge’s 18-tonne weight restriction order and fined ÂŁ750. Wi...

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When to book Christmas delivery slots for supermarkets

Christmas is a time for family, spending time together…and eating. And to avoid disappointment when it comes to food this festive season, you are going to need to book your supermarket delivery slot for Christmas as soon as possible. Last year...

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Top prize for town’s author

AN author from Bradford on Avon is one of 10 which have been highly commended in this year’s Bridport Prize short story competition. Jimmy Lowther’s story Salva Nos was selected from over 3,700 entries by judge Kirsty Logan. Mr Lowther ha...

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How to register to vote in the general election

Local Government in Wiltshire operates in a two tier system; Wiltshire Council Unitary Authority (upper tier) and Bradford on Avon Town Council (lower tier). Bradford on Avon Town Council is a progressive town council with aspirations to use its in...

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TSB to close 82 branches putting ‘400 jobs at risk’

Up to 400 jobs could be at risk as more than 80 TSB branches across the country are set to close their doors next year, the bank announced in another blow to the UK high street. TSB, which has branches in Swindon and across Wiltshire, including Chi...

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The Giving Tree makes Christmas better for others

The Giving Tree of Bradford on Avon is back in Lamb Yard for its fifth year, and what better way to get into the spirit of Christmas than by donating items to local charities helping to make life easier for those in need? Annually, our generous local...

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Steering group aims to make Bradford on Avon more eco-friendly

IDEAS on how to make Bradford on Avon a more eco-friendly town were shared at a climate emergency steering group meeting. The group’s second monthly meeting saw a good turnout, with many topics being discussed. It was suggested that signs promoting...

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LORRY WATCH PROSECUTION

Lorry Watch is a community led scheme involving Wiltshire Police, Wiltshire Council and local volunteers. It is designed to prevent overweight lorries breaching weight limits in our towns and villages. Standing near the roadside, local volunteers mon...

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Hustings will focus on climate change

RESIDENTS of Bradford on Avon are the surrounding area will get a chance to quiz their General Election candidates about their views on climate change and the environment next week. A hustings for the climate is being held at St Margaret’s Hall...

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How to get a free letter from Santa for your kids

IT’S the most wonderful time of the year. And with the help of Royal Mail, you could make Christmas that extra bit more magical for your little ones. The company has teamed up with Santa to provide a special service where youngsters can receive...

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How to register to vote in the general election

The deadline to register to vote is fast approaching. The chance to register will end on Tuesday November 26 at 11:59pm. You can apply for a postal vote up to 5pm on the same day. December 4 is the deadline to apply for a proxy vote. How do I regis...

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UK ticket-holder wins ÂŁ105m EuroMillions jackpot

IT’S time to dig out those lottery tickets as a UK ticket-holder has won the ÂŁ105 million EuroMillions jackpot. The lucky winner scooped the jackpot on the 25th anniversary of the first National Lottery draw. The winning main EuroMillions num...

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How to apply for new series of The Great British Bake Off

DO you know a Star Baker in the making? Popular TV series The Great British Bake Off is looking for a fresh batch of contestants to dough battle and enter the famous white tent. Applications for the 11th series of the show, which has now moved to C...

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