Wanted: Landscape Gardener

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I am looking for recommendations for a local landscape gardening company that can cope with removing concrete paths, re-levelling land, etc. Any recommendations gratefully received. Contact moc.l1539654192iamg@153965419210sgg1539654192irbei1539654192lrahC1539654192 (Submitted by Charlotte Tomlinson)

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Wanted: Old Maps

I am seeking old maps of the area surrounding the Bradford area.  If anyone has anything please contact me….the items will be un-returnable,. I am using them for an art project. moc.l1539654192iamg@1539654192eduam1539654192.eus1539654192 (submitted by Sue Maude)

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Lorry Watch – further prosecution

We had another successful Lorry Watch prosecution last week.   Eddie Stobart Ltd pleaded guilty to two offences after breaching the 18 tonne weight restriction on Bradford on Avon Town Bridge on two separate occasions with 44 tonne vehicles.  The...

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TV: Raise the Roof Productions

Raise the Roof Productions, are looking for people to take part in a new Channel 4 prime time series in this area. FILL YOUR HOUSE FOR FREE! Do you desperately need help with your house? Do you worry your interior is inferior? Are you clueless or si...

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Lorry Watch Prosecution

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We had another successful Lorrywatch prosecution last week  Eddie Stobart Ltd pleaded guilty to 2 offences after breaching the 18 tonne weight restriction on Bradford on Avon Town Bridge on 2 separate occasions with 44 tonne vehicles. The company ha...

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Conigre Car Park. New Ownership

Ownership of Conigre Hill Car Park has changed. Wiltshire Council has transferred it to a new company set up by the people who live along Bradford on Avon’s hillside footpaths. The car park is now managed and maintained by residents at their ow...

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AskBOA: Bridge club in town?

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I am considering moving to a retirement home in Bradford on Avon and would be keen to join a local bridge club – is there one in the town? If so, could you give me a contact number please. Thank you. Dennis (Contributed by: Dennis Gilbert)

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Flooding videos

Found on YouTube: And another:

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Useful Twitter accounts for flood updates

The town bridge was clear of floodwater this morning, but with more rain forecast for the weekend, the following Twitter accounts might be useful to keep an eye on: @BBCWiltshire @WiltshireRoads @wiltscouncil @weheartboa If you know of any others, pl...

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Flooding advice from Wiltshire Council

Wiltshire Council has issued the following advice this morning:   As you have seen on news reports the poor weather has been causing some flooding issues throughout the county, predominantly in the north. With the forecast predicting further rai...

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Environment Agency issues flood warning for BoA

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The Environment Agency issued this flood warning just before 9am this morning. Up to 20 mm of rainfall is forecast between Midday on 22/11/2012 and Midnight on 22/11/2012. River levels on the River Avon at Bradford on Avon are stable and River Avon a...

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Lorry Watch – another prosecution

Lorry Watch has once again been successful in a prosecution against Parsons Distribution Ltd yesterday at Chippenham Magistrates Court as user of a 44 tonne vehicle which crossed the Town Bridge. They pleaded guilty and were fined £600 and ordered ...

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Youth pro-football ground opportunity

FROM YOU LOCAL PARK TO A PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL STADIUM WILTSHIRE BASED SPORTS PROJECT AIMS TO KICK RACISM OUT OF FOOTBALL Young people from across Wiltshire are being offered the opportunity to play football at a professional ground, in front of thou...

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McGeever Fever

Ed McKeever returned home to a huge welcoming crowd. The sun shone gold as Bradford on Avon’s Olympic gold medal winner met an army of supporters. The kayak king, who was victorious in the K1 200m at Eton Dorney, met fans at the golden post box in ...

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Gold for BoA

Ed McKeever’s dad Derek with the golden postbox Bradford on Avon woke up to a golden post box this morning (Sunday) to honour the Olympic achievements of the town’s kayak king Ed McKeever who scooped top spot in the K1 200m at Eton Dorney yes...

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