Wanted: Concrete floor cleaning machine?

Does anyone out there have a machine to clean concrete – huge dusty floor which needs a water cleaner that also hoovers at the same time We are trying to clean the Vaults before we get in there for Christmas If you know of someone who has such a ma...

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Bradford on Avon man remanded over burglary allegations

A man accused of breaking into three homes has been remanded in custody. Matthew Reynolds is said to have raided one house in Trowbridge and two in Bradford on Avon, making off with electrical items and cash. No charges were formally put to the 38-ye...

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Job: Health trainers £16,998 – £17,980 pa

Wiltshire Council is seeking to employ enthusiastic members of staff to join the public health team as health trainers. Health trainers support people in taking responsibility for improving their own health. This might include support on healthy eati...

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“Your Community in 300 Words” Free, Writing Competition

This October and November wfcap (The Wiltshire Forum of Community Area Partnerships) invite you to enter our free, writing competition for residents of Wiltshire. The idea is to celebrate Wiltshire; its environment, heritage and the vibrant communiti...

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Wanted: Looking for accommodation

We are a couple in our late 50’s looking to rent self- contained accommodation in the Bradford on Avon area while we undertake a house refurbishment. Ideally we need something available for a 3 month period starting early to Mid-November. We will c...

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Snappy Fairtrade tribute of Bradford on Avon

Bradford on Avon’s Fairtrade group has produced an eyecatching postcard to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the town having Fairtrade status. The postcard is a montage of pictures of the town, donated by local photographer Andrew Eberlin, and on ...

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Community rallies to save Limpley Stoke pub

Team spirit is the order of the day for one pub in Limpley Stoke as residents and the village parish council join forces to make it a community asset. Last week, the Limpley Stoke Parish Council made an application for the Hop Pole Inn to be listed a...

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Revamped Skate park Unveiled!

The revamped skate park at Poulton – featuring new sheet metal, boxed in structures, grip paint, re-sprayable graffiti walls and improved safety features – was unveiled this week. See photo! There are also plans to replace the damaged bin...

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Vince Cable to speak at Cumberwell Park Golf Club in Bradford on Avon

Vince Cable, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, will speak at the Wessex Chambers’ monthly networking breakfast at Cumberwell Park Golf Club in Bradford on Avon on October 25 at 7.30am. Mr Cable will give members an update on G...

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Lorry Watch Prosecutions for October 2013

Norbert Dentressangle Ltd. This company crossed the bridge 4 consecutive times and were fined £500 for each offence. £2420. Mole Valley Feeds. £990 Altrad Beaver 84 Ltd £990.

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AskBoA: Christmas lights & stalls?

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Hello, can anyone please tell me when the Christmas lights are switched on in BOA this year? Also if there are any stalls/Christmas markets this year? Who do i contact? Please add a comment if you can help advise? Many thanks. Heather Walker

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Man injured trying to save car from Bradford on Avon blaze

A man suffered burns to his head and smoke inhalation after trying to save his car from his blazing garage in Leigh Road, Bradford on Avon, today. Four fire crews from Bradford on Avon, Trowbridge, Corsham and Melksham were called to the fire at 11.3...

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Bradford hairdressers cut a deal

Two hairdressers from Bradford on Avon who remained friends after working together for eight years have joined forces. Pat Wicheard, 50, owned Chop N Change hairdressers in Huntingdon Street for 34 years but decided to sell her business as she wanted...

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Stars unveil Miles Kington memorial bench

Stars Joanna Lumley and Terry Jones celebrated the life of their late friend and journalist Miles Kington on Sunday when they opened his memorial bench at the Dundas Aqueduct. Friends, family, colleagues and admirers gathered on the towpath of the Ke...

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Applications are now being taken for the Police & Crime Commissioner's £1 million Innovation Fund.

Applications are now being taken for the second round of the Police and Crime Commissioner’s £1 million Innovation Fund. Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon Angus Macpherson is looking to commission community and voluntary ...

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