Mums drive for 20mph limit in Bradford on Avon

A campaign to slow traffic to 20mph through Bradford on Avon has been backed by town councillors. Members of the council’s town management committee voted unanimously for 20mph limits across the town. Tuesday’s meeting was asked to support a call...

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Bradford man charged over three burglaries

A Bradford on Avon man has been charged with three counts of burglary. Matthew Edward Reynolds, 38, of Bancroft, was due at North West Wiltshire Magistrates Court, in Chippenham, this week on charges relating to an overnight burglary, in Marston Road...

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A few places still available at Seedlings and Peapods

Educational charity Hollyhocks was established in 1999 and operates from beautiful premises in Monkton Farleigh, providing a supportive environment for the holistic development of children. The Kindergarten offers unique pre-school educational experi...

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Gentle Yoga with Jill, Wednesdays 9.30 – 11am at The Methodist Church Hall, Winsley

At my yoga class we work on attaining a more natural and easful way of working with our bodies. The emphasis is not on achieving postures but using them to undo tension and find integration. We then give our bodies the chance to ‘re-tune’...

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Consultation on Bradford on Avon Town Council's application for Neighbourhood Plan Area designation

The Consultation on Bradford on Avon Town Council’s application for Neighbourhood Plan Area designation has now begun. You can view and make comments on this proposal on the Wiltshire Council website at: www.wiltshire.gov.uk/neighbourhoodplanni...

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Bradford on Avon vicar ready for different ideas

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Bradford on Avon’s newest vicar is raring to get to work in her parish and looking forward to getting to know the town. The Rev Ann Keating, the new parish priest for the Benefice of North Bradford on Avon and Villages, moved into the Winsley recto...

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Neighbourhood Plan Receives Funding

Bradford on Avon Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group are very pleased to have received a grant from the Supporting Communities in Neighbourhood Planning programme (delivered by Locality). The amount received is £6,837.00 Resources from the Town Coun...

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Big thank you for this incredible web site

Just wanted to thank you for all the great information you include on your website. I have just purchased a home in your lovely town, moving from Canada in Nov and am excited by all BOA has to offer, it certainly influenced my decision, well done

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Bradford on Avon show blooms in new venue

Bradford on Avon’s annual flower show proved as popular as ever, despite having to move to a new venue. Refurbishment work at St Margaret’s Hall left organisers having to swap to Christ Church Primary School in Berryfield Road. Mayor John Potter,...

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BoA Area Board to discuss new Wiltshire 20 mph policy

Wiltshire Council’s Bradford on Avon Area Board next meets on Wednesday 18 September at St Laurence School in Bradford on Avon. The meeting starts at 6.30 for 7pm and all are welcome. Area Board papers here http://cms.wiltshire.gov.uk/ieListDoc...

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Christmas is coming – too fast for many!

Christmas is coming – too fast for many! Most people, even if they do not bother with decorations at any other time of year, take pride in making their homes attractive for the Festive Season. However, even the best home makers run out of ideas or ...

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The Fall Ball Fundraiser Evening 12th October 2013

An exciting new event joins the local annual charity fundraiser calendar this autumn with the first Fall Ball on October 12th at the Lansdown Hall, Trowbridge, from 7pm onwards. The black-tie event for up to 250 guests promises to be a great night ou...

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Vote for BoA business in national Deborah Meaden Award

Bradford on Avon gift publisher, From You to Me have been selected to represent the South West in a national business award organised by Dragons’ Den’s Deborah Meaden. Vote for From You to Me to win mentoring by Deborah herself, and help ...

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Bradford on Avon floral show looms

Entries for the Bradford on Avon Flower Show, at Christ Church School from 2pm to 4.30pm next Sunday, will close on Thursday. Forms are available from the town council and Tourist Information Centre. This is Wiltshire

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PETITION – Charge for plastic bags

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Petition Charge for plastic bags Come and sign the petition outside PIHA in Lamb Yard Bradford on Avon Friday 30th August Morning before it goes off to our MP. We have 950 signatures – help make it 1000! Plastic carrier bags create litter and pollu...

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