Job: Activity Coordinator – Wiltshire Heights Care Home, BoA

Full-time Activity Coordinator required for Wiltshire Heights Care Home Experienced preferred but not essential Working 5 days over 7 this role involves some weekend work Beautiful brand new environment opened in Dec 2013. If you’re bubbly and ...

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Milestone for former Turleigh tuk tuk duo

A teacher who grew up in Turleigh has broken the record for the longest journey in a tuk tuk (an auto rickshaw) after travelling around the world with his friend. Nick Gough and his colleague Richard Sears, both 29 from London, set out in August 2012...

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Bradford traffic study findings to be unveiled

Findings of a Bradford on Avon traffic study, taken during last summer, will be presented to the town’s Area Board meeting on Wednesday, January 8. The meeting, being held at St Laurence School at 7pm, will also discuss £14,000 in grant applicatio...

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Room wanted for a professional female

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Hi, I am relocating to the area for a new job and looking for a double room to rent in Bradford on Avon. I am quiet, tidy and respectful. Non-smoker, professional. Pet free but pet friendly. I’m looking for somewhere from late January/February ...

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Store initiative boosts Bradford on Avon library

Bradford on Avon Library got an early Christmas present from Budgens, through the store’s Love Local scheme. The store used £200 raised to buy two trollies, for library volunteers to carry books and CDs to housebound users, and a new rug for child...

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Thieves steal valuable cast iron plant pots from Bradford on Avon garden

Thieves have stolen two cast iron plant pots worth £400 from the garden of a property in Frome Road, Bradford on Avon. Chains holding them in place were cut overnight on December 8, with a vehicle believed to have been used to take them away. This i...

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Floods hit Bradford on Avon today

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Today Bradford on Avon has been brought to a standstill, due to the towns bridge flooding. Emergency services are advising against travelling to the town. Many police are surrounding the area and many business have been flooded. The fire service is w...

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Floods bring Bradford on Avon to a standstill

Bradford on Avon has been brought to a standstill today, with the town bridge flooding and emergency services advising against travelling to the town. Firefighters were called to the town last night to deal with flooded homes and businesses, with the...

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Traffic Study of Bradford on Avon and Holt

A DATE FOR YOUR DIARY The findings of the Traffic Study of Bradford on Avon and Holt will be presented to the next meeting of the Bradford on Avon Area Board on Wednesday 8 January 2014 at St Laurence School from 7pm. Further details in the New Year!...

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New Fun Fitness Class

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A fun fitness class for all ages and levels of fitness. Starting January 4th. 9-10am at St Laurence School in the Gym. First class is free! ku.oc1542468551.ssen1542468551tifdn1542468551ahtla1542468551ehpta1542468551@srev1542468551ihc.d1542468551ragle1542468551de1542468551 07926 009759 Call if you would like more information.

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Watch out! There's a thief about

It’s Christmas when thoughts turn to sharing gifts, food and fun with family, friends and neighbours. Sadly sometimes the gap between what we have and would like to have is quite large. In our house we’re lucky. We make quite a lot of wha...

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2014 Walking Festival

Great news – the 2014 BoA Walking Festival is definitely going ahead on the weekend of 5th / 6th /7th September. So, please put the dates in your diary. The BoA Walkers are Welcome team is putting together a varied programme of 10 walks, for al...

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Get together and save ££££ on fuel bills

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Householders will have another opportunity to save money on their energy bills as another auction for the UK’s largest collective energy scheme is being rolled out. The Ready to Switch scheme is the largest and most inclusive of its kind in the UK ...

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Free Local Vegetables!

GET A FREE WEEKLY LARGE VEG BOX Bradford on Avon Community Agriculture are offering a free weekly veg box packed with locally grown, pesticide free veggies to someone who can commit to three hours of harvesting work on a Wednesday morning. If you are...

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Have you seen this furry firefighter?

An unexpected visitor joined a fire crew on a callout to a fire at a Bradford farm last week, when a pet cat snuck onboard the fire engine. Jennifer Wood lives next door to Corsham Fire Station with her pet cat Poppy, who was sleeping inside the engi...

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